CHAPTER 275

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 240

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29, CHAPTER 69 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PUBLIC WORKS CONTRACTS.

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

Section 1. Amend §6904(b)(1), Chapter 69, Title 29 of the Delaware Code by striking the number 110,000" as it appears and substitute in lieu thereof the following:

"$20,000"

Section 2. Amend §6904(b)(1), Chapter 69, Title 29 of the Delaware Code by adding after the first sentence the following:

"The Secretary of Administrative Services may exempt any agency from the architect/engineer requirement when the project is of a non- technical nature not requiring architectural and engineering services and the agency demonstrates the necessary expertise to develop suitable plans and specifications. Any agency desiring such an exemption shall submit a written request to the Secretary of Administrative Services. The Secretary of Administrative Services shall render a written decision on the request for exemption,"

Approved June 4, 1986.