CHAPTER 291

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 514

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 47, PART IV, TITLE 16 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT AND POSSESSION OF A HYPODERMIC SYRINGE OR NEEDLE.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware (Two-thirds of all members elected to each House thereof concurring therein):

Section 1. Amend §4757, Chapter 47, Part IV, Title 16 of the Delaware Code, by adding, immediately after the last sentence of subsection (c), the following sentence:

"Any person convicted of unlawfully possessing an instrument described in subsection (a) of this section shall be fined not more than one hundred dollars ($100.00), be imprisoned not more than one year, or both."

Approved April 15, 1974.