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CHAPTER 41. Dry Cleaners and Launderers

§ 4101. Disposal of unclaimed garments.

Any garment left with a retail dry cleaner or retail launderer for dry cleaning or laundering which is not redeemed within 1 year may be disposed of by the dry cleaner or launderer without any liability or responsibility for the garment or any proceeds realized therefrom; provided, however, that this section shall apply only where advice to that effect is clearly printed in clear emphasized and differentiated type on the slip, ticket or check presented to the owner of the garment at the time it is left for dry cleaning or laundering.

6 Del. C. 1953, §  4101;  50 Del. Laws, c. 330, §  1