CHAPTER 319

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 592

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 21 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE REGISTRATION OF MOTOR VEHICLES.

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

Section 1. Amend §2104, Title 21 of the Delaware Code, by adding a new lettered subsection thereto as follows:

"The Department shall allow the registration of motor vehicles owned by individuals who are not bona fide residents of Delaware upon presentation of an affidavit by the applicant, on a form approved by the Department, swearing or affirming:

(1) that the vehicle is principally garaged in Delaware;

(2) that the applicant is the owner of at least one other vehicle which is registered and insured in the state of the applicant's domicile; and

(0) to such other information not inconsistent with the provisions of this subsection as may be deemed appropriate by the Department or the Insurance Commissioner.

An affiant shall notify the Division of Motor Vehicles and the affiant's automobile insurance company of any changes in the above conditions within thirty (30) calendar days from the date of change.

The penalties prescribed by Title 18, Chapter 24 shall apply to a violation of this subsection."

Approved June 29, 1998