CHAPTER 73 - APPROPRIATION FOR EXPENSES OF STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT

AN ACT MAKING APPROPRIATIONS TO THE SLATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT FOR THE CONSTRUCTION AND RECONSTRUCTION OF THE ROADS, HIGHWAYS AND BRIDGES OF THE STATE AND FOR EXPENDITURES INCIDENTAL THERETO FOR EACH OF THE FISCAL YEARS ENDING JUNE 30, 1942, AND JUNE 30, 1943.

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 One million Dollars ($1,000,000.00) per annum for each of the respective fiscal years beginning July 1, 1941 and ending June 30, 1942, and beginning July 1, 1942 and ending June 30, 1943, be and the same is hereby appropriated out of the General Fund of the State of Delaware to the State Highway Department for the purpose of constructing and reconstructing roads, highways, bridges, dams, locks, sewers, water mains, tunnels and transmission lines and for the acquisition of land and rights of way and the surveying, grading and landscaping thereof and for the costs of labor, material, equipment, supplies and for any other purpose incidental and necessary to make effective the provisions of this Act.

Section 2. The said sums shall be paid by the State Treasurer upon warrants signed by the State Highway Department and approved by the Auditor of Accounts, as provided by law.

Section 3. This Act shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Act and the money hereby appropriated shall be paid out of the General Fund of the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated and/or paid out of the proceeds of any bonds issued upon the pledge of the public faith and credit of the State of Delaware to the extent provided by statute and for the purposes hereinbefore set forth.

Approved April 18, 1941.