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FORMERLY HOUSE BILL NO. 123

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND PART III, CHAPTER 23, TITLE 30 OF THE DELAWARE CODE PROVIDING AN EXEMPTION FROM PAYMENT OF FEES REQUIRED TO OBTAIN OCCUPATIONAL LICENSES FOR NON-PROFIT NURSING, REST OR CONVALESCENT HOMES.

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

Section 1. Section 2301, Chapter 23, Title 30, Delaware Code, is amended by adding thereto new paragraphs (i) and (j) to read as follows:

(i) Any person, organization, or corporation which is a nonprofit charitable, religious, educational or civic organization and which operates a nursing, rest or convalescent home shall be exempt from any license under this chapter.

(j) For purposes of subsection (i), a "nonprofit charitable, religious, civic or educational organization" is defined as a corporation or trust created for charitable, religious, civic or educational purposes, no part of the net earnings of which inures to the benefit of any private stockholder or individual,

Section 2. The provisions of this Act shall become effective on July 1, 1971.

Approved June 25, 1971