CHAPTER 122

FREE PUBLIC SCHOOLS

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 71 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, BY PROVIDING FULL TERM ELECTRIC LIGHTING AND POWER EXPENSE FOR ALL FREE PUBLIC SCHOOLS WITHIN THE STATE.

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

Section 1. That Chapter 71 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, be and the same is hereby amended by adding at the end of Article 18 thereof, which is entitled Free Public Schools, Miscellaneous, a new Section to be known as Section 146 to read as follows:

Section 146. It shall be the duty of the State Board of Education to pay and provide for the electric lighting and such electric power as may be necessary for the maintenance of all Free Public Schools in the State of Delaware,. except such schools as are under the jurisdiction of any Special School District, for the full school term during which the pupils thereof are in attendance.

Section 2. All acts or parts of acts inconsistent with the provisions of this act are hereby repealed to the extent of such inconsistency only.

Approved May 13, 1939.