CHAPTER 597

HOUSE BILL NO. 262

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1,

2, 3 AND 5

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 21, TITLE 21 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO VEHICLE REGISTRATION BY NON-RESIDENTS.

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

Section 1. Amend §2112, Chapter 21, Title 21 of the Delaware Code by striking subsections (c) and (d) thereof in their entirety and substituting in lieu thereof the following subsections (c) and (d) to read as follows:

"(c) A non-resident owner, operator or custodian of any motor vehicle, vehicle, or trailer using such vehicle for transportation or persons or property for compensation within this State or for the transportation of merchandise within this State shall be required to register each such vehicle and pay the same fees therefor as is required with reference to like vehicles owned by residents of this State.

(c) The requirements of subsection (c) of this section may be waived by the Department of Public Safety for vehicles registered in those jurisdictions which reciprocate with vehicles registered in this State."

Approved July 21, 1976