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AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 27, SUBCHAPTER III, TITLE 21, DELAWARE CODE, BY ADDING A NEW SECTION THERETO RELATING TO DRIVING DURING A PERIOD OF LICENSE DENIAL AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR.

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

Section 1. Chapter 27, Subchapter III, Title 21, Delaware Code, is hereby amended by adding a new section thereto as follows:

§ 2748. Driving during period of denial; penalties

(a) Any person not licensed to drive a motor vehicle and who is arrested and convicted of an offense, for which the penalty is a mandatory suspension or revocation of a driver's license or driving privileges, shall serve a period of denial of any license equal to the mandatory suspension or revocation period.

(b) Any person not licensed as a driver who is convicted of driving a motor vehicle during a period license denial, shall be punished as provided in section 2746 under this title.

Approved July 8, 1969.