CHAPTER 26 – APPROPRIATION

AUTHORIZING THE STATE TREASURER TO REDEEM AN OUTDATED CHECK AND ISSUE A NEW CHECK IN PAYMENT THEREOF.

WHEREAS, Ernest C. Blackstone, on October 28, 1937, as State Treasurer, issued a payroll account check, No. 032082, for the sum of One Hundred and Ninety Five Dollars ($195.00), payable to the order of Theodore J. Kraemer, payable at the Farmers Bank of the State of Delaware, Dover, Delaware, and delivered the said check to the said Theodore J. Kraemer on the date aforesaid; and

WHEREAS, the said Theodore J. Kraemer mislaid the said check and never presented it for payment; and

WHEREAS, the fund set up in the biennial budget out of which the said check would have been paid if it had been presented within two years of its said date, has long since reverted to the general fund of the State Treasury, according to law; 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 That the present State Treasurer, on presentation of the said outdated check for cancellation, be and he is hereby authorized and directed to pay to the said Theodore J. Kraemer the sum of One Hundred and Ninety Five Dollars ($195.00), the amount of the said check.

Section 2. That this Joint Resolution shall be taken and deemed to be in the nature of a Supplementary Appropriation Act, and the money hereby authorized to be paid shall be paid out of the general fund of the State Treasury.

Approved April 8, 1941.