CHAPTER 37 – APPROPRIATION

AN ACT APPROPRIATING MONEY TO CERTAIN FIRE COMPANIES IN THE STATE OF DELAWARE.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met (three-fourths of all members elected to each branch concurring therein):

Section 1. That to each and every Fire Company in the State of Delaware, outside the limits of the City of Wilmington, which was on the first day of January, A. D. 1939, and is now, duly organized and equipped for the fighting of fires, there is hereby appropriated the sum of One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) annually for each of the fiscal years beginning July 1, 1941 and beginning July 1, 1942, to be used for the prevention and extinguishment of fires throughout the State and for the maintenance of apparatus and equipment.

The said sum of One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) shall be paid by the State Treasurer to each of the said Fire Companies within three months after the beginning of each of said fiscal years.

Section 2. That 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.

Approved February 24, 1941.