CHAPTER 463

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 993

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 7, TITLE 7, DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO REGULATIONS AND PROHIBITIONS CONCERNING GAME AND FISH PERMITTING THE USE OF A SINGLE SHOT MUZZLE LOADING PISTOL UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.

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

Section 1. Amend §704 (g), Chapter 7, Title 7,

Delaware Code by adding to the end thereof the following:

"The Department may permit the use of a single shot muzzle loading pistol being a minimum .42 calibre with a minimum powder charge of 40 grains during the primitive weapons season for deer, when using a muzzle loading rifle to provide the coup-de-grace, if required."

Approved June 14, 1976