CHAPTER 282 - HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION

AUTHORIZING THE CONTINUANCE OF THE AUTHORITY AND POWERS OF THE TEMPORARY EMERGENCY RELIEF COMMISSION OF NEW CASTLE COUNTY UNTIL THE SIXTEENTH DAY OF APRIL, 1937.

WHEREAS, by the provisions of Chapter 115, Volume 40, Laws of Delaware, an "emergency period" was declared to exist in New Castle County until the first day of April, A. D. 1937 and the Temporary Emergency Relief Commission for New Castle County was created and its powers and duties were defined; and

WHEREAS, the Public Health and Safety of the State, and each city and town therein, requires the extension of the relief contemplated by the said act and the existence of the "emergency period" therein declared; now, therefore,

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

Section 1. That the authority, powers and duties of the Temporary Emergency Relief Commission for New Castle County, as set forth and defined in Chapter 115, Volume 40, Laws of Delaware, are hereby extended in full force and effect for the "emergency period" between the date of the enactment of this resolution and the Sixteenth day of April, A. D. 1937.

Approved April 8, 1937.