HOUSE BILL NO. 831
AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 4, PART I, TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO VOLUNTARY INTOXICATION AS A DEFENSE AGAINST CRIMINAL LIABILITY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:
Section 1. Amend §421, Chapter 4, Part I, Title 11 of the Delaware Code by striking said section in its entirety, and substituting in lieu thereof the following:
§421. Voluntary Intoxication.
The fact that a criminal act was committed while the person committing such act was in a state of intoxication, or was committed because of such intoxication, is no defense to any criminal charge if the intoxication was voluntary."
Approved August 3, 1976