CHAPTER 263

APPROPRIATION - DELAWARE COMMISSION OF SHELL FISHERIES FOR IMPROVEMENT OF JOE FLOGGER SHOAL

AN ACT MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE DELAWARE COMMISSION OF SHELL FISHERIES FOR THE PRESERVATION AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE OYSTER BEDS AND GROUNDS OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE KNOWN AS "JOE FLOGGER SHOAL" AND "BROADKILN RIVER".


WHEREAS, under the provisions of Chapter 151, Volume 44, Laws of Delaware, and the rules and regulations adopted by The Delaware Commission of Shell Fisheries under the authority of said Chapter, the said Commission is authorized and directed to provide for the preservation and improvement of the oyster beds and grounds of the State of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, it is desirable to preserve and improve the oyster beds and grounds of the State known as "Joe Flogger Shoal" and "Broadkiln River"; 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 Delaware Commission of Shell Fisheries, there is hereby appropriated to the said Commission, the sum of Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) for the purpose of defraying the cost of preserving and improving the oyster beds and grounds of the State known as "Joe Flogger Shoal" and "Broadkiln River". The said sum shall be divided and spent equally on each of the said areas. In the event that any part of the said sum shall remain unexpended on June 30, 1948, the said part so unexpended shall revert to the General Fund of the State.

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

Approved April 9, 1947.