CHAPTER 382

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 16, DELAWARE CODE, WITH RESPECT TO APPROVAL OF CONSTRUCTION AND RECONSTRUCTION OF BUILDINGS TO BE USED FOR PUBLIC EATING PLACES.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:

Section 1. Subchapter II, Chapter 1, Title 16, Delaware Code, is amended by adding a new section to read as follows:

§ 133. Sanitary facilities of public eating places; permits; approval of construction

(a) No person shall operate any public eating place unless the State Board of Health shall approve the sanitary facilities thereof and issue a permit therefor.

(b) Any person who proposes to erect or construct a building to be used as a public eating place or to alter, enlarge, reconstruct or convert an existing building for such purpose shall submit plans and specifications for such work, including a plot of the land detailing the sanitary facilities to be provided to the State Board of Health, and no work shall be undertaken until the said Board shall approve the sanitary arrangements and facilities proposed in such plans and specifications.

Section 2. This Act shall be effective with respect to licenses issued on or after July 1, 1967.

Approved July 5, 1968.