SENATE BILL NO. 294
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 4 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE AUTHORITY OF THE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL COMMISSION TO IMPOSE FINES.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE :
Section 1. Amend §914, Title 4, Delaware Code by striking the period “.” that appears after the words “immediately preceding the date of the finding of guilt” and inserting the following:
“ provided that such amount exceeds $250. In no case shall the fine imposed by the Commission upon a finding of guilt be less than $250. Each licensee shall maintain financial records that clearly demonstrate the licensee’s estimated average gross monthly sale of alcoholic liquor for the operations of the business within the 12 months immediately preceding the date of the licensee’s hearing before the Commission and, upon a finding of guilt, shall submit such documentation to the Commission.”
Approved June 28,2000