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FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 20

AN ACT AMENDING CHAPTER 52, TITLE 30 OF THE DELAWARE CODE BY INCREASING THE VICTIMS COMPENSATION TAX ASSESSMENT FOR VIOLATIONS OF THE MOTOR CARRIER VEHICLE MARKER REGULATIONS.

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

Section 1. Amend Chapter 52, Title 30 of the Delaware Code by striking paragraph (d) of Section 5211 in Its entirety and substituting in lieu thereof the following:

"(d) In addition to, and at the same time as, any fine is assessed under this chapter, there shall also be levied an additional victims compensation tax surcharge in the amount of 15% of the fine Imposed. This surcharge shall be payable in the same manner as set forth in subsection (c) of this section."

Approved June 28, 1985.