CHAPTER 122

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 160

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 25 OF TITLE 18 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO RATES AND RATING ORGANIZATIONS.

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

Section 1. Amend §2503(a), Chapter 25, Title 18 of the Delaware Code by redesignating current paragraph "(8)" as new paragraph "(9)", and by adding thereto a new paragraph "(8)" to read as follows:

"(8) The Commissioner shall require insurers to file an actuarially justified reduction in rates for a 3-year period if all operators of a vessel voluntarily attend and successfully complete a boating safety education course which is approved by the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control for the purposes of §2221 of Title 23. The reduction shall be for any individually owned vessel used exclusively for noncommercial purposes. Voluntary attendance shall not include any attendance ordered as permitted by a court or required by the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control pursuant to any violations of Title 23."

Section 2. This Act shall become effective I year after the date of enactment.

Approved July 3, 1995