HOUSE BILL NO. 449
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 9 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE LOCATION OF SEWER TREATMENT PLANTS AND OTHER SEWAGE DISPOSAL FACILITIES IN SUSSEX COUNTY.
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 § 6521, Chapter 65, Title 9 of the Delaware Code by deleting subsections “(a), (b), (c) and (d)” in their entirety and substituting in lieu thereof the following:
“(a) Notwithstanding any other provisions of this Chapter, sewage treatment plants and other sewage or water facilities may be located outside, in part or in whole, the sewer or water district which they intended to serve.
(b) It shall be permissible to transfer sewage or water from one (1) sewer or water district to another sewer or water district for the purposes of treatment and disposal of the sewage, or for providing water.”.
Approved July 16, 2008