CHAPTER 135

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 90

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 65, TITLE 29, DELAWARE CODE TO PROHIBIT THE INCURRING OF EXPENSES BY A STATE AGENCY WITH A PERSON OR FIRM THAT DISCRIMINATES ON THE BASIS OF SEX.

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

Section 1. Amend Chapter 65, Title 29, Delaware Code, by adding a new §6519A to read as follows:

"§6519A. Expenditures to firms that discriminate on the basis of sex prohibited

No order or requisition shall be made, nor any engagement entered into, nor shall any expense be incurred by any agency which will result in an expenditure of money to any person or firm that directly or indirectly refuses, withholds from, or denies to any person on the basis of sex full and equal accommodations, facilities, advantages, or privileges. No obligation Incurred by any officer or employee in violation of this section shall Impose any liability upon the State."

Approved July 11, 1983.