CHAPTER 48

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 237

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 58A, PART V, TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE CONDUCT OF OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES OF THE STATE.

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

Section 1. Amend §5853, Chapter 58A, Part V, Title 29 of the Delaware Code by striking subsection (7), and substituting in lieu thereof the following:

"(7) 'State agency' shall mean the State, including the offices, departments, boards, commissions, committees, courts, school districts, boards of education and all public bodies existing by virtue of an Act of the General Assembly or of the Constitution of this State, excepting only political subdivisions of this State, their agencies and other public agencies not specifically included in this definition which exist by virtue of State law, and whose jurisdiction is either:

(i) limited to a political subdivision of the State, or to a portion of such subdivision, or

(ii) extends beyond the boundaries of this State."

Approved May 31, 1979.