CHAPTER 171

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 226

AN ACT TO AMEND 5151, SUBCHAPTER IV, TITLE 17 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION PARTICIPATING IN CONTRACTS ISSUED BY OTHER GOVERNMENTAL AGENCIES.

WHEREAS, from time to time the best interests of the State shall be served by the Department participating in contracts entered into by other governmental agencies or private entities.

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. Amend §151, Subchapter IV, Title 17 of the Delaware Code by deleting said subsection in its entirety, and substituting in lieu thereof a new subsection to read as follows:

"§151. The Department shall not purchase any materials, equipment or supplies, nor enter into any contract for the performance of any work except in accordance with Chapter 69 of Title 29 of the Delaware Code, except that said Chapter 69 of Title 29 shall not apply, when in the best interests of the State, as determined by the Secretary and approved by the Budget Commission, the Department enters into agreements with other states, counties, municipalities, other governmental agencies or private entities to have such work or services supplied pursuant to contracts entered into by such other public authorities or private entities."

Approved July 14, 1981.