§ 1301 Disorderly conduct; unclassified misdemeanor
§ 1302 Riot; class F felony
§ 1303 Disorderly conduct; funeral or memorial service
§ 1304 Hate crimes; class A misdemeanor, class G felony, class F felony, ..
§ 1311 Harassment; class A misdemeanor
§ 1312 Stalking; class G felony, class F felony, class C felony
§ 1313 Malicious interference with emergency communications; class B ..
§ 1315 Public intoxication; unclassified misdemeanor; violation
§ 1316 Registration of out-of-state liquor agents; violation
§ 1320 Loitering on property of a state-supported school, college or ..
§ 1321 Loitering; violation
§ 1322 Criminal nuisance; unclassified misdemeanor
§ 1323 Obstructing public passages; violation
§ 1324 Obstructing ingress to or egress from public buildings; unclassified ..
§ 1325 Cruelty to animals; class A misdemeanor; class F felony
§ 1325A The unlawful trade in dog or cat by-products; class B misdemeanor; ..
§ 1326 Animals; fighting and baiting prohibited; class E felony
§ 1327 Maintaining a dangerous animal; class E felony; class F felony; class ..
§ 1330 Smoking on trolleys and buses
§ 1331 Desecration; class A misdemeanor
§ 1332 Abusing a corpse; class A misdemeanor
§ 1333 Trading in human remains and Associated Funerary Objects
§ 1334 Unlawful use of an unmanned aircraft system; unclassified ..
§ 1335 Violation of privacy; class A misdemeanor; class G felony
§ 1337 Definitions relating to riot, disorderly conduct and related offenses
§ 1338 Bombs, incendiary devices, Molotov cocktails and explosive devices; ..
§ 1339 Adulteration; class G felony; class E felony; class A felony
§ 1340 Desecration of burial place
§ 1341 Lewdness; class B misdemeanor
§ 1342 Prostitution; class B misdemeanor
§ 1343 Patronizing a prostitute prohibited
§ 1344 Prostitution and patronizing a prostitute; no defense
§ 1345 Screening for sexually transmissible diseases
§ 1351 Promoting prostitution in the third degree; class F felony
§ 1352 Promoting prostitution in the second degree; class E felony
§ 1353 Promoting prostitution in the first degree; class C felony
§ 1354 Promoting prostitution; attempt to promote prostitution; ..
§ 1355 Permitting prostitution; class B misdemeanor
§ 1356 Definitions relating to prostitution
§ 1361 Obscenity; acts constituting; class E felony or class G felony; ..
§ 1362 Obscenity; defenses
§ 1363 Obscenity; presumption
§ 1364 Definition of obscene
§ 1365 Obscene literature harmful to minors; class A misdemeanor
§ 1366 Outdoor motion picture theaters
§ 1367 Unauthorized promotion of boxing, mixed martial arts or of a ..
§ 1368 Unauthorized participation in a boxing, mixed martial arts or in a ..
§ 1401 Advancing gambling in the second degree; class A misdemeanor
§ 1402 Foreign lotteries; prima facie evidence; class A misdemeanor
§ 1403 Advancing gambling in the first degree; class A misdemeanor
§ 1404 Providing premises for gambling; class A misdemeanor; unclassified ..
§ 1405 Possessing a gambling device; class A misdemeanor
§ 1406 Being concerned in interest in keeping any gambling device; class A ..
§ 1407 Engaging in a crap game; violation
§ 1408 Merchandising plans are not gambling
§ 1408A Savings promotion raffle not gambling
§ 1409 Exemption of law-enforcement officer
§ 1411 Unlawfully disseminating gambling information; class A misdemeanor
§ 1412 Revocation of service contracts or denial of application for service; ..
§ 1413 Exemption for operations of lottery under State control
§ 1421 Obstructions; service of notice
§ 1422 Posting of notice
§ 1423 Contents of notice
§ 1424 Hearing
§ 1425 Findings of Court; order for removal
§ 1426 Official removal upon noncompliance with removal order
§ 1427 Collection of removal expenses; status of contractor; amount of lien
§ 1428 Maintaining an obstruction; class A misdemeanor; a violation
§ 1431 Telephone messages received or overheard by police as evidence
§ 1432 Gambling; definitions
§ 1441 License to carry concealed deadly weapons
§ 1441A State implementation of the federal Law Enforcement Officers Safety ..
§ 1441B State implementation of the federal Law Enforcement Officers Safety ..
§ 1442 Carrying a concealed deadly weapon; class G felony; class D felony
§ 1443 Carrying a concealed dangerous instrument; class A misdemeanor
§ 1444 Possessing a destructive weapon; class E felony
§ 1445 Unlawfully dealing with a dangerous weapon; unclassified misdemeanor
§ 1446 Unlawfully dealing with a switchblade knife; unclassified misdemeanor
§ 1446A Undetectable knives; commercial manufacture, import for commercial ..
§ 1447 Possession of a deadly weapon during commission of a felony; class B ..
§ 1447A Possession of a firearm during commission of a felony; class B felony
§ 1448 Possession and purchase of deadly weapons by persons prohibited; ..
§ 1448A Criminal history record checks for sales of firearms
§ 1448B Criminal history record checks for sales of firearms — Unlicensed …
§ 1448C Civil procedures to relinquish firearms or ammunition
§ 1449 Wearing body armor during commission of felony; class B felony
§ 1450 Receiving a stolen firearm; class F felony
§ 1451 Theft of a firearm; class F felony
§ 1452 Unlawfully dealing with knuckles-combination knife; class B ..
§ 1453 Unlawfully dealing with martial arts throwing star; class B ..
§ 1454 Giving a firearm to person prohibited; class F felony
§ 1455 Engaging in a firearms transaction on behalf of another; class E ..
§ 1456 Unsafe storage of a firearm; class A or B misdemeanor
§ 1457 Possession of a weapon in a Safe School and Recreation Zone; class D, ..
§ 1458 Removing a firearm from the possession of a law-enforcement officer; ..
§ 1459 Possession of a weapon with a removed, obliterated or altered serial ..
§ 1460 Possession of firearm while under the influence
§ 1461 Report of loss, theft of firearm
§ 1470 Definitions
§ 1471 Prohibited acts
§ 1472 Penalties
§ 1473 Preclusions
§ 1474 Detention and questioning of person suspected of violating § ..

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 11 > Chapter 5 > Subchapter VII - Inspection of premises

  • adult person: means a person of the age of 18 years or older. See Delaware Code Title 1 Sec. 302
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bailiff: a court officer who enforces the rules of behavior in courtrooms.
  • Child: means a person who has not reached the age of 18 years. See Delaware Code Title 1 Sec. 302
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Cross examine: Questioning of a witness by the attorney for the other side.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Freedom of Information Act: A federal law that mandates that all the records created and kept by federal agencies in the executive branch of government must be open for public inspection and copying. The only exceptions are those records that fall into one of nine exempted categories listed in the statute. Source: OCC
  • Full age: means the age of 18 years or older. See Delaware Code Title 1 Sec. 302
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Identifier: shall mean common identifying signs, symbols, tattoos, markings, graffiti, or attire or other distinguishing characteristics or indicia of gang membership. See Delaware Code Title 11 Sec. 617
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • minor child: means a person who has not reached the age of 18 years. See Delaware Code Title 1 Sec. 302
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • real property: is synonymous with the phrase "lands, tenements and hereditaments. See Delaware Code Title 1 Sec. 302
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • State: means the State of Delaware; and when applied to different parts of the United States, it includes the District of Columbia and the several territories and possessions of the United States. See Delaware Code Title 1 Sec. 302
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Student: shall mean any person enrolled in a school grades preschool through 12. See Delaware Code Title 11 Sec. 617
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • United States: includes its territories and possessions and the District of Columbia. See Delaware Code Title 1 Sec. 302
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
  • Year: means a calendar year, and is equivalent to the words "year of our Lord. See Delaware Code Title 1 Sec. 302