CHAPTER 23

APPROPRIATION

AN ACT AUTHORIZING AN APPROPRIATION FOR THE AMERICANIZATION OF ALL FOREIGN BORN NOW RESIDENTS AND CITIZENS OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE.

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

Section 1. That the sum of Forty-five Hundred Dollars ($4500.00) per annum for each of the two years beginning July 1, 1939 and July 1, 1940 be and the same is hereby appropriated out of the General Fund of the State not otherwise appropriated for the purpose of assisting the State Board of Education, through its already established bureau, to employ such methods, subject to existing law, as will best serve the process of Americanization of residents and citizens of the State of Delaware who are of foreign origin, and will best tend to protect them from exploitation and injustice.

Section 2. This Act shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Act and the funds hereby appropriated shall be paid out of the general funds of the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated, and that this Act shall take effect on July 1, 1939.

Approved May 15, 1939.