SENATE BILL NO. 493
AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 23, TITLE 3, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO THE TRIMMING OF DIVISION HEDGES AND CUTTING OF CANADA THISTLE BY STRIKING SAME.
WHEREAS, Canada Thistle has been identified as a nuisance in Delaware in a number of years;
WHEREAS, Chapter 23 specifically requires the cutting down of Canada Thistle but does not provide for control programs that may incorporate other control measures, such as tillage practices or chemical controls;
WHEREAS. the Delaware Farm Bureau and The Delaware State Grange have resolutions requesting that Canada Thistle be treated as a Noxious Weed in the State of Delaware;
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Amend Chapter 23, Title 3, Delaware Code by striking Chapter 23 in its entirety.
Approved June 30, 1984.