CHAPTER 179

BOARD OF GAME AND FISH COMMISSIONERS INCREASING PERCENTAGE OF INCOME TO BE EXPENDED ON THE LIBERATION OF PROTECTED WILDLIFE

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 74, 2804. SECTION 3 OF THE REVISED CODE OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE, 1935, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE DUTIES, POWERS AND RESTRICTIONS OF THE BOARD OF GAME AND FISH COMMISSIONERS SO AS TO INCREASE THE PERCENTAGE OF SAID BOARD'S INCOME TO BE EXPENDED ON THE LIBERATION OF PROTECTED WILDLIFE.

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

Section 1. That 2804. Section 3 of the Revised Code of the State of Delaware, 1935, be and the same is hereby amended by striking out the third sentence of said Section and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

The Board shall liberate or cause to be liberated a given number of protected wildlife each year, beginning with its fiscal year ending June, 1947, having a valuation of at least 40% of the gross income which inured to said Board during its past fiscal year.

Approved April 4, 1947.