CHAPTER 287 - STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT

AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE PROTECTION FROM EROSION OF THE BEACH FRONT OPPOSITE THE TOWN OF BETHANY BEACH, SUSSEX COUNTY, DELAWARE.

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

Section 1. The State Highway Department is hereby authorized, empowered, and directed to provide and erect such groins and jetties as in the judgment of said Department may be necessary to protect from erosion the ocean front or beach opposite and adjacent to the Town of Bethany Beach, Sussex County, Delaware.

Section 2. A sum not in excess of Thirty-five Thousand ($35,000.00) Dollars is hereby appropriated out of the State Highway Fund for such purpose and the State Treasurer is hereby directed to pay upon proper vouchers drawn by the State Highway Department on the State Highway Fund for such amounts as may be expended within the limits hereinbefore set forth.

Approved May 20, 1937.