CHAPTER 227

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 376

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 3 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO HARNESS RACING.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE (Three-fifths of all members elected to each house thereof concurring therein):

Section 1. Amend Chapter 100, Title 3 of the Delaware Code by striking subsection (b) from Section 10012 and substituting in lieu thereof the following:

“(b) Any person required by the Commission to be licensed to participate in pari-mutuel harness racing during any calendar year shall, at the time of making application for such license, pay the Commission a fee as follows: for each owner, trainer, driver, or groom, or a combination thereof, $50; provided, however, that the fee for applying for only a groom’s license shall be $20.”.

Section 2. Further amend Chapter 100, Title 3 of the Delaware Code by striking from Section 10013 the figure “$25” where it appears in subsection (b)(1) and substituting in lieu thereof the figure “$125”.

Section 3. Further amend Chapter 100, Title 3 of the Delaware Code by striking form Section 10013 the figure “$20” where it appears in subsections (b)(2) and (b)(7) and substituting in lieu thereof the figure “$100”.

Section 4. Further amend Chapter 100, Title 3 of the Delaware Code by striking from Section 10013 the figure “$15” where it appears in subsection (b)(3) and substituting in lieu thereof the figure “$75”.

Section 5. Further amend Chapter 100, Title 3 of the Delaware Code by striking from Section 10013 the figure “$10” where it appears in subsections (b)(4), (b)(5), (b)(6), (b)(8), (b)(9) and (b)(10), and substituting in lieu thereof the figure “$50”.

Section 6. Further amend Chapter 100, Title 3 of the Delaware Code by striking from Section 10014 the figure “$15” where it appears in subsections (b)(1) and (b)(2), and substituting in lieu thereof the figure “$50”.

Section 7. Further amend Chapter 100, Title 3 of the Delaware Code by striking from Section 10014 the figure “$5” where it appears in subsections (b)(3) and (b)(4), and substituting in lieu thereof the figure “$20”.

Section 8. Further amend Chapter 100, Title 3 of the Delaware Code by striking from Section 10024 the figure “$500” where it appears in subsection (a) and substituting in lieu thereof the figure “$2,000”.

Section 9. Further amend Chapter 100, Title 3 of the Delaware Code by striking from Section 10024 the figure “$250” where it appears in subsection (b) and substituting in lieu thereof the figure “$1,000”.

Section 10. This Act shall become effective on August 1, 1999.

Approved July 23,1999