CHAPTER 71 – APPROPRIATION

AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE CERTAIN MONEY TO THE STATE BOARD OF AGRICULTURE FOR USE IN THE CONTROL OF THE JAPANESE BEETLE.

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 Three Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($3,500.00) is hereby appropriated to the State Board of Agriculture for the fiscal year beginning June 30, 1941, and ending June 30, 1942, and a like sum for the fiscal year beginning June 30, 1942, and ending June 30, 1943, out of the Treasury of the State of Delaware. Said appropriation shall be used and expended by said Board only for the introduction, maintenance and advancement of the latest and most approved methods for the control and eradication of the Japanese Beetle, with special emphasis being laid upon the use of the Milky White Disease as the same is now being employed by the States of Maryland and New Jersey.

Section 2. This Act shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Act, and the money hereby appropriated shall be paid out of the General Funds of the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated.

Approved May 15, 1941.