SENATE BILL NO. 214
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 7 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO OUTDOOR LIGHTING REGULATION.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Amend Section 7102A(c), Title 7, Delaware Code by deleting the word "or" appearing in subsection (5) thereof, and further by replacing the period "." at the end of subsection (6) thereof with a semicolon (;), and further by inserting the following new subsections (7) and (8) to this subsection, to read as follows:
"(7) The new or replacement outdoor lighting fixture is to be installed and operated on roadways and supporting interchanges that are classified by the Department of Transportation’s Functional Classification Maps as Interstate or Other Freeway/Expressways within the urbanized boundaries and Other Principal Arterials that are designed to Interstate or freeway/expressway standards in non-urbanized areas; or
(8) As to maintenance of existing lighting systems, the change to a cutoff luminaire would require the redesign and reconstruction of the system to compensate for the different lighting characteristics of these fixtures."
Approved June 10, 2010