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FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 546

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 43, TITLE 21, OF THE DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO VEHICLE WINDSHIELDS, FRONT SIDE WINDOWS AND SIDE WINGS.

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

Section 1. Amend §4313, Chapter 43, Title 21, of the Delaware Code by adding a new Subsection (c) which shall read as follows:

"(c) No person shall operate any motor vehicle on any public highway, road, or street which does not conspicuously display a certificate by the manufacturer of any "after manufacture" window tinting material which may have been installed that such window tinting material meets the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 205 in effect at the time of the vehicle's manufacture. It shall be a valid defense to any charge under this subsection if the person so charged produces in court a validated Mandatory Inspection Notice showing that the Division of Motor Vehicles has examined the motor vehicle since the date of offense and certifies compliance with FMVSS 205."

Approved June 11, 1990.