House Bill 458
151st General Assembly (Present)
Out of Committee 6/15/22
Legislation has been voted out of Committee; now placed on the Ready List
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO REAL PROPERTY ACQUISITION BY THE CITY OF WILMINGTON.
This Act authorizes the City of Wilmington to acquire vacant or abandoned property through the exercise of eminent domain when an ordinance declares the acquisition part of a community development plan necessary to prevent the decline or decay of the property or its surrounding area. This bill also defines “abandoned” and “vacant” for purposes of the section.
Takes effect upon being signed into law