CHAPTER 73 - CLERKS IN OFFICE OF ADJUTANT GENERAL

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 8 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE AS AMENDED BY CHAPTER 31, VOLUME 35, LAWS OF DELAWARE, RELATING TO THE PUBLIC ARMS AND DEFENSE.

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

Section 1. That Chapter 8 of the Revised Code of Delaware as amended by Chapter 31, Volume 35, Laws of Delaware, be and the same is hereby amended by the addition of the following new paragraph to Section 5 of the said Chapter 31, Volume 35, Laws of Delaware.

The Adjutant General shall designate two individuals of the clerical force of his office as Service Officer and Assistant Service Officer, whose duties shall be to assist any residents of the State of Delaware, who have served in the armed forces of the United States in any war in which said armed forces have been engaged, their wives, children, or dependents, in adjusting their claims with the Government arising from participation of said residents in such war.

For the purpose of compensating the clerks in the Adjutant General's office for the additional duties imposed upon them and for expenses necessary to carrying into effect the provisions of this Act, there is hereby appropriated the sum of Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) annually, to be paid out of the general fund by the State Treasurer on warrants of the Adjutant General when approved by the Governor.

Approved May 1, 1935.