Senate Bill 267
149th General Assembly (2017 - 2018)
The General Assembly has ended, the current status is the final status.
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESOURCES IN THIS STATE.
Section 5301(3) of Title 7 provides that it is the Department of State’s (“Department”) duty “to protect and encourage the preservation of archaeological resources located on privately owned lands in this State.” This Act enables the Department to better fulfill this duty by requiring a person required to submit a project for pre-application review under § 9204 of Title 29 to submit the following as part of the review process: (1) Any existing archeological report or survey concerning the property that is in the applicant’s possession. (2) Any proposal to conduct an archeological report or survey of the property prepared for or at the request of the applicant. This Act replaces Senate Bill No. 248.
Takes effect upon being signed into law