Sections
§ 5901 Purpose 7
§ 5902 Definitions 7
§ 5903 Limitation on duty of owner 7
§ 5904 Use of land without charge; limits of liability 7
§ 5905 Written waivers 7
§ 5906 Limitations on exemption from liability 7
§ 5907 Exemptions 7

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 7 > Chapter 59

  • 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.
  • Charge: means the admission price or fee asked in return for invitation or permission to enter or go upon the land. See Delaware Code Title 10 Sec. 145
  • 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.
  • Infant: means a person who has not reached the age of 18 years. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Land: means land, roads, water, watercourses, private ways and buildings, structures, and machinery or equipment when attached to the realty. See Delaware Code Title 10 Sec. 145
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Owner: means the possessor of a fee interest, tenant, lessee, occupant or person in control of the premises. See Delaware Code Title 10 Sec. 145
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.