CHAPTER 463

FORMERLY HOUSE

BILL NO. 695

AN ACT TO AMEND SUBCHAPTER III, CHAPTER 3, PART I, TITLE 9 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PUBLIC WORK CONTRACTS, AND EXEMPTING PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FROM THE REQUIREMENT OF COMPETITIVE BIDDING.

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

Section 1. Amend § 371, Subchapter III, Chapter 3, Title 9 of the Delaware Code, by adding thereto a new subsection, to be designated as subsection (e), which shall read as follows:

(e) Notwithstanding the provisions of this section or any other provisions of law, the Kent County Levy Court may contract for engineering, legal or other professional services requiring special skills or training without requesting competitive bids and without awarding such contract to the lowest bidder.

Approved June 26, 1972.