CHAPTER 580

FORMERLY HOUSE BILL NO. 642

AS AMENDED BY

HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 3, TITLE 21, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO THE ISSUE OF UNCOLLECTIBLE CHECKS TO THE DIVISION OF MOTOR VEHICLES.

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

Section 1. Amend Section 319, Chapter 3, Title 21, Delaware Code, by adding thereto the following sentences:

Provided further, that the Department shall notify the maker of the check by certified mail to the last known address of the maker that such check has been returned as uncollectible and allow the marker of said check ten days to furnish payment thereon. If payment is not received within ten days following the date of mailing such certified mail, the Department shall forthwith suspend the operator's license and/or registration obtained by means of such check until payment of the check and a penalty fee in the amount of $5.00 has been paid in full.

Approved July 24, 1972.