HOUSE BILL NO. 50
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 2 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE CREATION OF A DELAWARE AVIATION ADVISORY COUNCIL.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE :
Section 1. Amend Subchapter I, Chapter 1, Section 102, Title 2 of the Delaware Code by amending Subsection “(1)” therein, by inserting after the word “Aeronautics” and before the word “means” the phrase “or ‘Aviation’,”.
Section 2. Amend Subchapter I, Chapter 1, Title 2 of the Delaware Code by adding a new “Section 103” to read as follows:
“§ 103. Delaware Aviation Advisory Council.
In accordance with the intent and purpose of this Chapter, as set forth therein, the Department is authorized to appoint and select members of a Delaware Aviation Advisory Council (DAAC), to assist the Department in furthering and promoting the interests of aviation in Delaware, as defined by Part 1 of this Title. The Delaware Aviation Advisory Council shall serve in an advisory capacity and in that role shall have such power and authority as may be granted by the Secretary to recommend measures consistent with the intent and purposes set forth in this Chapter. Such measures may include but are not limited to: supporting the Department in the planning and implementation of aviation system enhancements; supporting and promoting aviation education; recommending new or improvements to existing locations, facilities, programs, projects, equipment and recommending other related activities to support and improve aviation. The Delaware Aviation Advisory Council shall consist of nine (9) members, which shall include at the least one representative from each of the following:
1. a Fixed Base Operator (FBO);
2. the Delaware River & Bay Authority (DRBA);
3. an aviation education representative;
4. a representative from corporate aviation;
5. one (1) representative each from New Castle, Kent and Sussex Counties; and
6. two (2) at large members selected by the Secretary.”.
Approved February 3, 2004