CHAPTER 789

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION No. 18

RELATIVE TO THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A COMMITTEE TO REVIEW THE "RULES OF THE ROAD".

WHEREAS, in 1963 a study group was formed in Delaware to recommended to the General Assembly provisions for a new chapter in the Motor Vehicle Code to be known as the "Rules of the Road"; and

WHEREAS, this study led to adoption of uniform "Rules of the Road"; and

WHEREAS, it is desireable that we maintain continued comparisons of all state and local laws, statutes and ordinances with comparable provisions of the "Rules of the Road" section of the Uniform Vehicle Code, and with laws in other states;

NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT RESOLVED by the Senate of the General Assembly of the State of Delaware, the House of Representatives concurring therein, that a committee be established to review the "Rules of the Road", to compare it with provisions effective in other states, and to recommend changes to the General Assembly; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this committee consist of the Federal-State Highway Safety Coordinator, who shall act as Chairman; a representative of the Delaware Safety Council; a representative of the Motor Vehicle Department; a representative of the Delaware State Police; a member of the Senate appointed by the President Pro Tern; and a member of the House appointed by the Speaker; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this effort will be funded through monies available from the Federal government.

Approved June 8, 1970.