CHAPTER 542

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 894

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 67, PART IV, TITLE 21 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES AND MAKING IT UNLAWFUL TO POSSESS, SELL OR TRANSFER BLANK TITLES, BLANK REGISTRATION CARDS, VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION PLATES, WARRANTY STICKERS AND VEHICLE INSPECTION CARDS UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF.

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

Section 1. Amend Chapter 67, Part IV, Title 21 of the Delaware Code, by adding thereto a new section, designated as Section 6708, which new section shall read as follows:

§6708. Possession of Blank Title; Blank Registration Card; Vehicle Identification Plate; Warranty Sticker and Registration Card

(a) No person, unless duly authorized by the Director of the Division of Motor Vehicles, shall have in his possession any blank certificate of title, blank registration card, blank vehicle identification plate, warranty sticker, or vehicle inspection card.

(b) No person, unless duly authorized by the Director of the Division of Motor Vehicles, shall sell or deliver any blank certificate of title, blank registration card, vehicle identification plate, warranty sticker, or vehicle inspection card.

(c) Any person found guilty of the violation of any of the provisions of this section shall be guilty of a Class E felony as the same is defined in Chapter 42 of Title 11 of this Code and shall be sentenced in accordance therewith."

Approved July 26, 1974.