CHAPTER 80

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 87

AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 25, TITLE 18 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO INSURANCE PREMIUMS PAID BY PEACE OFFICERS.

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

Section 1. Amend Chapter 25, Title 18 of the Delaware Code by adding the following section:

"§2532. Relating to Peace Officers.

No insurer shall, In issuing or renewing a private automobile insurance policy to a peace officer, member of the Delaware State Police, ambulance squad member, volunteer or paid, or fireman, volunteer or paid, with respect to his operation of a private motor vehicle, Increase the premium on such policy for the reason that the insured or applicant for Insurance has been involved in an accident while responding to an emergency during his hours of duty in an authorized emergency vehicle as defined under §4106(e) of Title 21 of this Code."

Approved June 29, 1983.