CHAPTER 45 - APPROPRIATIONS - OLD AGE WELFARE COMMISSION

AN ACT TO PROVIDE FUNDS FOR THE STATE OLD AGE WELFARE COMMISSION FOR RELIEF OF INDIGENT PERSONS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met:

Section 1. That there is hereby appropriated out of the General Funds in the State Treasury the sum of Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) for the current fiscal year ending June 30th, 1935, and the sums of Fifteen Thousand Dollars ($15,000.00) each for the fiscal years ending June 30th, 1936, and June 30th, 1937, for the use of indigent persons requiring public relief, as provided by the latter part of Section 6 of Chapter 189, Vol. 37, Delaware Laws.

Section 2. That the moneys expended by the State Old Age Welfare Commission for such relief shall be a charge against the counties of the State, apportioned according to the residence of the persons receiving the same, and the payment of such expenditures, and the reimbursement by the State to the counties of one-half of the amount expended, shall be according to Sections 11 and 12 of said Chapter 189, Vol. 37 Delaware Laws.

Approved February 28, 1935.