SENATE BILL NO. 121
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE REGARDING PROBATION AND PAROLE OFFICERS.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE :
Section 1. Amend Title 11, Section 4321 of the Delaware Code by creating a subsection “e” which shall provide:
“(e) Probation and parole officers may be tasked to participate in joint operations with federal authorities while in the performance of the lawful duties of their employment. Any contraband, property, and/or money seized in the course of such joint operations shall be apportioned in accordance with federal distribution guidelines. Any distribution to Probation and Parole shall become the property of the Department of Correction, Bureau of Community Corrections. Any proceeds from the disposal of such property shall be used for the purchase of security equipment and technology necessary for the support of the employees of the Bureau.”
Approved July 01,1999