CHAPTER 183

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 328

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 66, TITLE 16 OF THE DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO THE RIGHT OF APPEAL TO THE STATE FIRE PREVENTION COMMISSION BY PERSONS AGGRIEVED BY DECISIONS OF ASSISTANT STATE FIRE MARSHALS.

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

Section 1. Amend § 6608, Title 16 of the Delaware Code by designating subparagraph (b) as subparagraph (c) and adding a new subparagraph (b) to read as follows:

"(a) Appeals by any person aggrieved by an order or decision of the State Fire Marshal, the Marshal's Deputy or Deputies or Assistant State Fire Marshals, based upon or made in the course of the administration or enforcement of this chapter or local regulations incorporating the State Fire Prevention Commission Regulations shall be taken to the State Fire Prevention Commission. Appeals by any officer, department, board or bureau of the State and the several counties, cities and political subdivisions thereof affected by an order or decision of the State Fire Marshal, or the Marshal's Deputy or Deputies or Assistant Fire Marshals in the course of the administration or enforcement of this chapter or local regulations incorporating the State Fire Prevention Commission Regulations shall be taken to the State Fire Prevention Commission."

Approved July 16, 1997