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AN ACT TO AMEND § 710, TITLE 17, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO THE COST OF SAFETY DEVICES AT A RAILROAD GRADE CROSSING.

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

Section 1. § 710, Title 17, Delaware Code, is amended by adding thereto the following:

The cost of providing such protection shall be paid for as follows:

(a) Whenever the Department determines to use Federal Aid monies, the railroad or railway company shall pay 10% of said cost and the balance shall be paid from said Federal aid money;

(b) In all other cases, the railroad or railway company shall pay 50% of said cost and the balance shall be paid by the Department.

Approved April 30, 1970.