CHAPTER 131

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 39

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 44, TITLE 9, DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE AUTHORITY OF KENT COUNTY TO ESTABLISH BUILDING PERMIT FEES AND ESTABLISH PENALTIES FOR OFFENSES OR VIOLATION OF ITS CONSTRUCTION CODE.

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

Section 1. Amend §4405, Chapter 44, Title 9, Delaware Code by striking the comma "," after the word "government" and further striking the remaining language in said subsection commencing with the word "but" and ending with the word "value".

Section 2. Amend §4410, Chapter 44, Title 9, Delaware Code by striking said section in its entirety and substituting in lieu thereof a new §4410 to read as follows:

"Penalties for offenses in this chapter of the building code of Kent County or of violations of this chapter shall be as prescribed by ordinance of the county government of Kent County."

Section 3. This Act shall become effective on the date the county government of Kent County establishes, by ordinance, penalties and fines for the violation of its building code and this chapter.

Approved July 10, 1987