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FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 228

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NOS. 1 AND 2

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 4 OF THE DELAWARE CODE REGARDING LICENSES FOR TAPROOMS, HOTELS, RESTAURANTS OR CLUBS, FOOD CONCESSIONAIRES AT HORSE RACETRACKS OR MULTI-PURPOSE SPORT FACILITIES; DINNER THEATER PERFORMANCES; BOWLING ALLEYS; CATERERS; REMOVAL OF PARTIALLY CONSUMED BOTTLES FROM PREMISES.

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

Section 1. Amend Title 4, Delaware Code, Section 512 by adding a new subsection (h) as follows:

"(h) Notwithstanding any provision of this title to the contrary, license holders who operate horse racetracks may permit patrons to bring inside with them alcoholic beverages regulated under this title for their own personal consumption, provided that they have a lawful ticket for admission to the facility and are of the lawful age to consume alcoholic beverages. The license holder may restrict the portions of the facility that patrons may act in accord with this section. The license holder must maintain as current all necessary licenses required pursuant to §554 of this title."

Approved May 22, 1997