HOUSE BILL NO. 113
AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1 AND
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE VIOLENT CRIMES COMPENSATION BOARD.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Amend Title 29 of the Delaware Code by adding to Section 10004(h) a new subparagraph (7) to read as follows:
"(a) The Violent Crimes Compensation Board may close any meeting to the public where:
(1) The claim to be considered derives from any sexual offense within the Definitions of a crime in §9002 of Title 11.
(2) The claims to be considered derives from any offense by a child as defined in this section unless such child has been deemed amenable to the jurisdiction of a criminal court as to the matter before the Board.
(3) The claim to be considered derives from any matter not yet adjudicated.
(b) The Board shall produce a complete record of any proceedings closed to the public which record may be denied to anyone seeking access for good cause shown".
Approved May 22, 1997