CHAPTER 581

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 592

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 43, TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO GOOD TIME CREDIT FOR PRISONERS.

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

Section 1. Amend Section 4382 of Title 11 of the Delaware Code by redesignating subsection (c) thereof as subsection (d), and by adding thereto a new subsection (c) to read as follows:

"(c) Any person subject to the custody of the Department who is determined to have physically assaulted any correctional officer or employee of the Department shall, in addition to any criminal or civil penalties which may be imposed. forfeit all good time accumulated to date of the assault; this forfeiture is not subject to suspension."

Approved July 25, 1996