CHAPTER 505

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 1018

AN ACT TO AMEND SUBCHAPTER II, CHAPTER 23, TITLE 19, DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE REPLACEMENT OF PROSTHESIS FOR INJURED PERSONS WITHOUT CONSTITUTING A NEW CLAIM PERIOD.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Amend §2322 of Subchapter II, Chapter 23, Title 19, Delaware Code by adding thereto a new subsection to be designated as subsection (f) to read as follows:

"(f) Every insurance carrier or self-insurer shall be required to replace or renew a defective or worn out prosthesis for the life of the injured person without such replacement or renewal constituting a claim period."

Approved July 12, 1978.