CHAPTER 286

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 325

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 16 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PROMOTING PUBLIC HEALTH IN THIS STATE.

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 § 122, Chapter 1, Title 16 of the Delaware Code by renumbering the existing § 122(8) as § 122(9) and inserting a new § 122(8) to read as follows:

“(8) Collection of Fees to Support the Conrad State 30/J-1 Visa Waiver Program.

Pursuant to the Department of Health and Social Services authority under this Title to assess fees for services, the Bureau of Health Planning and Resources Management, Delaware Division of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Services, shall charge, collect and retain site application and physician application fees to support the Bureau of Health Planning and Resources Management in administering the Conrad State 30/J-1 Visa Waiver Program.

The Bureau of Health Planning and Resources Management within the Delaware Division of Public Health shall charge a non-refundable processing fee of $200 to each sponsoring site submitting a Site Application at the time the application is submitted. A non-refundable processing fee of $250 shall be charged to each pre-approved site to process the waiver request application for each J-1 physician that the site plans to employ.”.

Approved June 15,2006