CHAPTER 66 - APPROPRIATION TO PAY CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE OF DELAWARE

AN ACT APPROPRIATING MONEY OUT OF THE STATE TREASURY FOR THE PAYMENT OF CERTAIN CLAIMS AGAINST THE STATE.

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

Section 1. That the following amounts be and the same are hereby appropriated out of the Treasury of the State for the payment of certain claims against the State, for damages sustained by reason of the erection and maintenance of an overhead bridge crossing the railroad track of the Pennsylvania Railroad, at Newark, Delaware, opposite the respective dwelling houses and lots of land belonging to the respective claimants hereinafter named, and the Auditor of Accounts is hereby authorized and fully empowered and directed to approve and properly execute warrants for, and the State Treasurer is hereby authorized and fully empowered and directed to pay, to the respective claimants hereinafter named, the respective amounts of their respective claims set opposite their respective names, to-wit:

William E. Holton, 402 S. College Avenue

$1,688.00

Jennie Smith, et al, 4W S. College Avenue

1,388.00

Charles R. Holton, 414 S. College Avenue

1,688.00

William J. Holton, 418 S. College Avenue

938.00

Security Trust Company, Trustee, 420-422 College Ave.

1,313.00

Nora W. Bryan, 424 S. College Avenue

4,000.00

Richard A. Whittingham, property adjoining railroad

4,500.00

That the following amounts be and the same are hereby appropriated out of the Treasury of the State for the payment of certain claims against the State, for damages sustained by reason of the erection and maintenance of an overhead bridge crossing the railroad track of the Pennsylvania Railroad, at Newark, Delaware, opposite the respective properties tenanted by the respective claimants hereinafter named, and the Auditor of Accounts is hereby authorized and fully empowered and directed to approve and properly execute warrants for, and the State Treasurer is hereby authorized and fully empowered and directed to pay, to the respective claimants hereinafter named the respective amounts of their respective claims set opposite their respective names, provided that such payments shall meet with the approval of the State Highway Department, to-wit:

Rees S. Jarmon and William Moore, Tenants of the Nora

W. Bryan Property, 424 South College Avenue $ 700.00

Samuel P. Lockerman, Tenant of Richard A. Whittingham,

Property Adjoining Railroad $1300.00

Section 2. That this Act shall be taken and deemed to be a Supplementary Appropriation Act and the money hereby appropriated shall be paid out of the funds of the State Highway Department, and the Chief Engineer of the said Department is hereby authorized, fully empowered and directed to approve the warrants for the respective claims specified in Section 1 of this Act.

Approved May 18, 1937.