CHAPTER 271

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 304

AS AMENDED BY

HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1

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 4. Amend §771(a)(2)b., Title 11 of the Delaware Code by deleting the period "." as it appears at the end of paragraph (a)(2)b. and substituting in lieu thereof the language "; or".

Section 5. Amend §771, Title 11 of the Delaware Code by adding a new paragraph (a)(3) to read as follows:

"(3) Intentionally engages in sexual intercourse or sexual penetration with another person, and the victim has reached that victim’s sixteenth birthday but has not yet reached that victim’s eighteenth birthday and the defendant is at least 4 years older than the victim and the defendant stands in a position of trust, authority or supervision over the child, or is an invitee or designee of a person who stands in a position of trust, authority or supervision over the child.".

Section 6. Amend §771(b), Title 11 of the Delaware Code by deleting the language "Paragraph (a)(2) of this section does" as it appears therein and substituting in lieu thereof "Paragraphs (a)(2) and (a)(3) of this section do".

Approved May 21, 2010