Sections
§ 7501 Definitions 3
§ 7502 State Apiarist and inspectors; appointment, duties and powers 3
§ 7503 Inspection; quarantine; destruction of bees; appeal 3
§ 7504 Registration of bees with State Apiarist 3
§ 7505 Structure of hives 3
§ 7506 Exposure of diseased, infested or infected bees or equipment; notice 3
§ 7507 False information; interference with Apiarist or inspectors 3
§ 7508 Precautions against spread of disease 3
§ 7509 Movement of bees, equipment or appliances from infected apiary 3
§ 7510 Importation of bees or used bee equipment or appliances 3
§ 7511 Inspection of queen-rearing apiaries 3
§ 7512 Violations and penalties 3
§ 7513 Importation of queens, combless packages or nucleus colonies 3

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 3 > Chapter 75

  • 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.
  • Apiary: means any place where one or more colonies of honeybees are kept. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4702
  • Appliances: means any apparatus, tools, machine, or other device used in the handling of bees, honey, wax and hives, and includes smokers, veils, gloves, hive tools, extractors, as well as any container of bees, honey or wax which may be used in an apiary or in transporting bees and their products. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4702
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bee equipment: means hives, supers, frames, sections, wax foundation, wax, comb and honey. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4702
  • Bees: means any stage of development of the common honeybee, Apis Mellifera, or of any other bee species being transported into Delaware for any purpose. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4702
  • Board: means the Board of Directors of the Fort DuPont Redevelopment and Preservation Corporation. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4732
  • Colony: means the hive and its bees, comb and equipment. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4702
  • Corporation: means the Fort DuPont Redevelopment and Preservation Corporation to be established pursuant to § 4733 of this title. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4732
  • Council: means the Advisory Council of the Fort DuPont Redevelopment and Preservation Corporation. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4732
  • Department: means the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4732
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Fort DuPont: means such real property, as well as such facilities, personal property, buildings, and fixtures located thereon, owned by the State along the Delaware River bounded by the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal on the south, and a branch canal, currently separating it from Delaware City, on the north, which includes the Fort DuPont State Park, the Governor Bacon Health Center, and surrounding lands, tax parcel numbers 1202300020, 1202300021, 1203000001, and 1203000002. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4732
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Hive: means frame hive, box hive, barrel, log gum, skep or any other container, or any part thereof, which may be used as a domicile for bees. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4702
  • Inspector: means any qualified person who is appointed by the Department for the purpose of inspecting honeybee colonies. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4702
  • Mite: means Acarapis woodi, Varroa jacobsoni. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4702
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Redevelopment plan: means the draft master plan for the redevelopment of the Fort DuPont complex dated October 2013, as may be amended from time to time by the Board, which is intended to guide the redevelopment of the Fort DuPont Complex. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4732
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.