CHAPTER 315

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 432

AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 39, TITLE 25 DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO LIEN.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Amend §3907 of Title 25 of the Delaware Code by designating the existing section as subsection "(a)" and by adding thereto the following new subsection:

"(h) Notwithstanding the provisions of subsection (a) any person who stores or safe keeps any motor vehicle towed at the request of a party other than the owner of the vehicle may attain priority of lien as follows:

by providing notice by certified mail to a title holder of record within 7 business days of the date upon which possession is taken; and

by providing notice by certified mail to lien holders of record within 7 business days of the date upon which possession is taken; and

by providing notice by telephone or in person to the appropriate police agency."

Approved July 6, 1992.