CHAPTER 231

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 200

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 2756 OF TITLE 21 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PENALTIES FOR DRIVING WHILE LICENSE IS SUSPENDED OR REVOKED.

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

Section 1. Amend Title 21, Section 2756 of the Delaware Code by adding the following at the end of the section:

“(d) Notwithstanding the foregoing, if the judge determines that the sole reason that an individual’s license was suspended is failure to pay a fine for a traffic offense which is eligible for voluntary assessment (whether or not the voluntary assessment procedure was offered or used): the provisions of subsections (a) – (c) of this section shall not apply and the penalties of section 2701(e) of this Title shall apply, which penalties may be suspended.”

Approved July 23,1999