HOUSE BILL NO. 27
AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NOS. 1 AND 2
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 19 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO WORKERS COMPENSATION.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Amend § 2308, Title 19 of the Delaware, by deleting subsection (b) in its entirety, and by substituting in lieu thereof the following:
“(b) Sole proprietors and partners are not included within this chapter, but such sole proprietor or partner may elect coverage in accordance with §2306 of this Title."
Section 2. Amend §2308, Title 19 of the Delaware Code, by adding a new subsection thereto as follows:
"(c) Members of the immediate family of a sole proprietor or partner are included within this chapter; provided, however, that any such person may be exempted from this chapter if he or she agrees in writing to such an exemption."
Approved June 18, 2001