SENATE BILL NO. 171
AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 74, TITLE 3, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO THE DIAGNOSIS AND TESTING EXPENSES OF THE EQUINE INFECTIOUS ANEMIA PROGRAM.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Amend §7404, Chapter 74, Title 3, Delaware Code by striking said section in its entirety, and inserting in lieu thereof a new §7404 to read as follows:
"§7404. Diagnosis and testing; expense
The testing and diagnosis of any equine suspected of having Equine Infectious Anemia shall be by the standard 'agar gel immuno-diffusion teat' or by such other procedures as prescribed by the Department, and the cost thereof borne by the owner."
Section 2. All charges made by the Department since July 1, 1971 for diagnosis of equine infectious anemia are hereby ratified and approved.
Approved May 5, 1977.