CHAPTER 543

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 919

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 67, PART IV, TITLE 21 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE DISPOSAL OF VEHICLES SEIZED BY THE STATE WHERE THE ENGINE NUMBER OR SERIAL NUMBER OF THE VEHICLE HAS BEEN ALTERED OR REMOVED.

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

Section 1. Amend Section 6706, Chapter 67, Part IV, Title 21 of the Delaware Code, by adding thereto a new subsection, designated as subsection (c), which new subsection shall read as follows:

"(c) If, at the end of ten days, the person from whom the said vehicle or engine has been seized fails to provide the Director of the Division of Motor Vehicles, or one of his authorized agents, sufficient proof of the origin and ownership of a vehicle and the origin of its engine, the vehicle or engine shall be considered abandoned and disposed of pursuant to Chapter 44 of this title."

Approved July 22, 1974.