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Delaware Resident Bidder Preference

Revised March 2, 2015

Delaware Code, Title 29, §6962. Preference in employment is given for Delaware laborers, workers or mechanics in the construction of all public works for the State of Delaware or any political subdivision thereof, or by firms contracting with the State or any political subdivision thereof. Each public works contract for the construction of public works for the State of Delaware or any political subdivision thereof shall contain a stipulation that any person, company or corporation who violates this section shall pay a penalty equal to the amount of compensation paid to any person in violation of this section.