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FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 336

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 5, SUBCHAPTER III, SUBPART D, TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THEFT AND RELATED OFFENSES.

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

Section 1. Amend Section 855, Title 11 of the Delaware Code by adding a new Subsection (c) to the said Section 855 which shall read as follows:

"(c) When theft or any related offense is committed In violation of this title

pursuant to one scheme or continuous course of conduct, whether from the same or several sources, the conduct may be considered as one offense and the value of the property or services aggregated In determining whether the theft Is a felony or misdemeanor. For purposes of this subsection, related offenses shall include, but are not limited to, violations of §861, §900, and §903 of this Title."

Approved May 19, 1988.