SENATE BILL NO. 242
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 2 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE DELAWARE TRANSIT CORPORATION.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Amend Title 2, §1309(28) b of the Delaware Code by adding the following to subparagraph b:
"4. No less than twice per year, the Corporation will publish all route, schedule and fare information for public transit routes operated by the Corporation for use and review by the public and third parties in generally accepted open data formats. For the purposes of this, ‘publish’ shall mean to make available for anonymous download on a publicly maintained website of the Corporation, and ‘open data format’ shall mean machine-readable data formats adhering to a generally accepted specification commonly used by transit agencies to publish schedule, route and fare information for third party use. Such route information shall be available for download by members of the public and third parties at no charge."
Section 2. This Act shall become effective 60 days after enactment.
Approved July 12, 2010