CHAPTER 70 - USE OF FINES AND FORFEITURES

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 8, REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, RELATING TO PUBLIC ARMS AND DEFENSE BY PROVIDING FOR USE OF CERTAIN MONEY RECEIVED FROM RENTALS OF ARMORIES AND FROM COURT-MARTIAL.

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

Section 1. That Chapter 8, Revised Code of Delaware 1935, be amended by adding a new section after 283. Sec. 28 of said Chapter 8, to be hereafter known as 283 a. Sec. 28 a. as follows:

283 a. Sec. 28 a. Use of Monies Received From Fines and Forfeitures and From Rentals of Armories:--All fines and forfeitures paid into the Treasury of the State of Delaware under the provisions of Sec. 28 of this Chapter, and all rentals received for the use and occupation of the Arsenals or Armories, shall be kept in a separate fund to be known as "State Armories Account" by the State Treasurer, subject to the order of the State Military Board. The State Military Board is hereby authorized to use said money in making repairs and improvements to the Arsenals or Armories of this State, and for general administrative expenses of said Board.

No order shall be paid by the State Treasurer unless approved by the Adjutant General, nor unless an itemized bill or statement showing in detail the items to be paid under such order shall be attached and the contents thereof duly sworn to or affirmed before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths and affirmations.

Approved April 15, 1937.