CHAPTER 23

APPROPRIATION - PENSIONS FOR RETIRED AND DISABLED TEACHERS

AN ACT MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION FOR USE IN PAYMENT OF PENSIONS TO RETIRED AND DISABLED PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS OF DELAWARE.

WHEREAS, the State Board of Education is required by law to pay pensions or allowances to the retired and disabled teachers who have taught in the public schools within the State of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, in order to pay pensions or allowances for the remainder of the present fiscal year ending June 30, 1947, to the retired and disabled teachers who have taught in the public schools within the State of Delaware, the State Board of Education needs additional funds, Now, Therefore,

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

Section 1. That in addition to any other moneys appropriated to the State Board of Education for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1947, there is hereby appropriated to the said State Board of Education the further stated sum of Sixteen Thousand Four Hundred and Sixty Dollars ($16,460.00) as a deficiency and emergency appropriation for the use of said State Board of Education in paying pensions or allowances to retired and disabled teachers who have taught in public schools within the State of Delaware.

That the said sum shall be paid to the said State Board of Education on the approval of this Act for its use during the remainder of the fiscal year ending June 30, 1947.

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

Approved February 4, 1947.