CHAPTER 40 - APPROPRIATION TO CERTAIN FIRE COMPANIES

AN ACT APPROPRIATING MONEY TO CERTAIN FIRE COMPANIES IN THE STATE OF DELAWARE.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met (three-fourths of all members elected to each Branch concurring therein):

Section 1. That to each and every Fire Company in the State of Delaware, outside the limits of the City of Wilmington, which was, on the first day of January A. D. 1937 and is now, duly organized and equipped for the fighting of fires, there is hereby appropriated the sum of Five Hundred Dollars annually for each of the years 1937 and 1938, to be used in the maintenance of apparatus and equipment.

The said sum of Five Hundred Dollars shall be paid by the State Treasurer to each of the said Fire Companies on the first day of July of each of the said years 1937 and 1938.

Section 2. That every Fire Company mentioned in Section 1 of this Act receiving money from the State Treasury or from any County of this State, shall, on or before the thirtieth day of June of each of the years 1938 and 1939, file with the State Treasurer an itemized statement of all payments made from moneys paid thereto by the State Treasurer, according to this Act, and also an itemized statement of all payments made from moneys paid thereto by the County Treasurer or the Levy Court of any County in this State, for each of the years 1937 and 1938.

Section 3. That this Act shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Act and the Funds hereby appropriated shall be paid out of the General Fund of the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated.

Approved April 12, 1937.