CHAPTER 6

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 6

AS AMENDED BY

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 21 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO FIRE ENGINEERS, CHIEF ENGINEERS, DEPUTY FIRE CHIEFS, AUTHORIZED EMERGENCY VEHICLES, WARNING DEVICES FOR EMERGENCY VEHICLES, AND LIGHTING EQUIPMENT.

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

Section 1. Amend §4106(e), Title 21 of the Delaware Code by striking the phrase "fire engineer", in its entirety and by inserting "chief engineer" therein and further by inserting the phrase "deputy fire chief," between "fire chief" and "assistant fire chief".

Section 2. Amend §4307(b), Title 21 of the Delaware Code by striking the phrase "chief fire engineer" in its entirety, and further by amending inserting therein the word "fire" between "deputy" and "chief".

Section 3. Amend §4356(a), Title 21 of the Delaware Code by striking the phrase "fire engineer," and by substituting in lieu thereof the phrase "chief engineer" and further by inserting the phrase "deputy fire chief," between "fire chief," and "assistant fire chief" where all of these phrases appear once in the first sentence and once in the second sentence of that subsection.

Section 4. Amend §4348(d)(3), Title 21 of the Delaware Code by deleting from that paragraph, the phrase "When installed by the vehicle manufacturer, flashing", and by substituting in lieu thereof the phrase "Flashing headlights".

Section 5. Amend §4310(d)(3), Title 21, Delaware Code by inserting "deputy fire chief," between "fire chief," and "assistant fire chief" and by deleting "fire engineer" and replacing in lieu thereof with "chief engineer".

Section 6. Amend §4348(d)(3), Title 21, Delaware Code by adding after the first sentence in paragraph (d)(3), the sentence: "Flashing lights shall only be installed if duly authorized by the fire chief or ambulance captain of the respective fire or ambulance company."

Approved March 26, 2009