CHAPTER 260

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 471

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 21, TITLE 21, OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE INSPECTION OF VEHICLES OWNED BY FIRE COMPANIES.

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

Section 1. Amend Section 2143, Chapter 21, Title 21, of the Delaware Code by adding the following new subsection (e):

"(e) The Department shall waive the requirement for inspection for fire trucks, fire engines, rescue trucks, ladder trucks, tank trucks, tank trailers and ambulances which are used by fire companies in this state; provided that at the time of the renewal of registrations for these vehicles, the principal officer of such company shall present a certification that each vehicle has been inspected by him or his designee and that it is safe to operate on the streets and highways and equipped according to law. The waiver shall not apply to passenger cars owned or used by fire companies."

Approved May 22, 1984.