CHAPTER 253

WOODS HAVEN SCHOOL - PAYMENTS BY LEVY COURTS

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 70 OF THE REVISED CODE OF DELAWARE, 1935, AS AMENDED, ENTITLED "REFORMATORY AND CHARITABLE INSTITUTIONS", WITH REFERENCE TO PAYMENTS BY THE RESPECTIVE LEVY COURTS OF THE THREE COUNTIES IN THE STATE OF DELAWARE TO WOODS HAVEN SCHOOL FOR GIRLS.

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

Section 1. That Chapter 70 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935, as amended, be further amended by striking out and repealing all of 2522. Sec. 24. of said Chapter 70 and by inserting and enacting in lieu thereof a new 2522. Sec. 24. as follows, to-wit:

2522. Sec. 24. Annual Appropriations by Levy Courts of the Several Counties:--The Levy Courts of the three counties of the State of Delaware shall respectively pay monthly to Woods Haven School for Girls for the maintenance and instruction of each girl committed to its custody from the respective counties, the moneys as provided in Section 19 of Chapter 43 of the Revised Code of Delaware, 1935.

In the same manner and to the same amount as the Levy Court of New Castle County pays said school for the maintenance and instruction of girls committed to its custody as aforesaid, the Levy Court of Kent County and the Levy Court of Sussex County shall appropriate and pay monies for the maintenance and instruction of girls committed to its custody from those counties respectively.

Approved April 9, 1947.