CHAPTER 147

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 180

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO SELLING STOLEN PROPERTY.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE (Two-thirds of all members elected to each house thereof concurring therein):

Section 1. Amend Chapter 5, Title 11 of the Delaware Code by adding thereto a new section to read:

Ҥ852A. Selling stolen property; class A misdemeanor; class G felony.

A person is guilty of selling stolen property if, after the person receives stolen property pursuant to §851 of this chapter, the person sells some or all of the stolen property received. A person may be convicted of both Receiving Stolen Property and Selling Stolen Property. Selling Stolen Property is a class A misdemeanor, unless the value of the resold property is $1,000 or more, or unless the seller has been convicted two or more times of Selling Stolen Property, in which cases it is a class G felony.”.

Approved July 17, 2007