Sections
§ 3501 Definitions 19
§ 3502 Application 19
§ 3503 Acts prohibited 19
§ 3504 Duties of the Department 19
§ 3505 Penalties 19
§ 3506 Provisions of law may not be waived by agreement 19
§ 3507 Department collaboration with other state agencies 19
§ 3508 Cause of action by employees or other individuals for violations of certain provisions of this chapter 19
§ 3509 Retaliation prohibited 19
§ 3510 Provisions relating to contracts with public bodies 19
§ 3511 Employer record-keeping requirements 19
§ 3512 Regulations 19
§ 3513 Distribution of proceeds from civil penalties obtained pursuant to this chapter 19
§ 3514 Public posting of violators 19
§ 3515 Short title 19

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 19 > Chapter 35

  • 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.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Child: means a person who has not reached the age of 18 years. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Construction services: includes , without limitation, all building or work on buildings, structures, and improvements of all types such as bridges, dams, plants, highways, parkways, streets, tunnels, sewers, mains, power lines, pumping stations, heaving generators, railways, airports, terminals, docks, piers, wharves, buoys, jetties, breakwaters, levees, canals, dredging, shoring, rehabilitation and reactivation of plants, scaffolding, drilling, blasting, excavating, clearing and landscaping. See Delaware Code Title 21 Sec. 2139O
  • 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.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Debarment: means that no public construction contract in this State shall be bid on, awarded to or received by any employer or any person, firm, partnership or corporation in which such employer has an interest who, within 2 years after entry of a judgment pursuant to this chapter, is adjudicated in violation of this chapter in a subsequent proceeding, until 3 years have elapsed from the date of the subsequent penalty judgment. See Delaware Code Title 21 Sec. 2139O
  • Employee: means any person or entity directly hired by, or directly permitted to work by an employer in the State, for work to be performed wholly or partly therein. See Delaware Code Title 21 Sec. 2139O
  • Employer: means any individual, partnership, association, joint stock company, trust, corporation, the administrator or executor of the estate of a deceased individual or the receiver, trustee or successor of any of the same employing any person excepting those provided for in subsection (b) of this section. See Delaware Code Title 21 Sec. 2139O
  • 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
  • Exempt person: means any individual who:

    a. See Delaware Code Title 21 Sec. 2139O

  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Independent contractor: means an individual who:

    a. See Delaware Code Title 21 Sec. 2139O

  • Knowingly: means having actual knowledge of, or acting with deliberate ignorance, or reckless disregard for the prohibition involved. See Delaware Code Title 21 Sec. 2139O
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • manufacturer: shall include any maker of new, incomplete vehicles and such maker's authorized sales and service representatives; any maker or final assembler of vehicle bodies, components or specialized equipment; and any installer of vehicle bodies, major components or specialized equipment which alters the vehicle's gross vehicle weight rating, or which substantially changes its use, and which conforms to the requirements of the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act [repealed; see now 49 U. See Delaware Code Title 21 Sec. 2105
  • Oath: includes affirmation in all cases where an affirmation may be substituted for an oath, and "sworn" includes affirmed; and the forms shall be varied accordingly. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • 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.
  • Public body: means :

    a. See Delaware Code Title 21 Sec. 2139O

  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Stop work order: means written notice from the Secretary to an employer to cease or hold work until the employer is given notice by the Secretary to resume work. See Delaware Code Title 21 Sec. 2139O
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • United States: includes its territories and possessions and the District of Columbia. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307