HOUSE BILL NO. 443
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO SPECIFIC OFFENSES.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Amend § 1256, Title 11 of the Delaware Code by striking said Section it in its entirety and substituting in lieu thereof a new “§ 1256” to read as follows:
“§ 1256. Promoting prison contraband; class F felony; class A misdemeanor.
A person is guilty of promoting prison contraband when:
(a) The person knowingly and unlawfully introduces any contraband into a detention facility; or
(b) The person possesses with intent to deliver any contraband to any person confined within a detention facility; or
(c) Being a person confined in a detention facility, the person knowingly and unlawfully makes, obtains or possesses any contraband.
Promoting prison contraband is a class A misdemeanor except that if the prison contraband is a deadly weapon or any mobile, phone, cellular telephone, or other prohibited electronic device of any kind, it is a class F felony.”.
Approved July 16, 2008