CHAPTER 331

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 290

AS AMENDED BY

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 25 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO LEINS OF TAXES AND OTHER CHARGES.

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

Amend §2901, Title 25 of the Delaware Code by deleting §2901(a)(1)i in its entirety and replacing in lieu thereof the following:

“i. Fines imposed by any court and/or civil penalties imposed by the City of Wilmington or any department of the City of Wilmington, for local building, housing, sanitation, or animal code citations or violations. The unpaid amounts of such fines and/or civil penalties may be added to local property tax billings for the property which was the subject of said citation or violation when authorized by local ordinance. “Fines” as used in this section shall also include any civil judgment awarded to the State or any political subdivision thereof entered pursuant to §4101 of Title 11;”

Approved June 30, 2006