CHAPTER 67

DELAWARE STATE HEALTH AND WELFARE CENTER

ADMISSION OF HANDICAPPED AND CRIPPLED ADULTS

AN ACT TO AMEND ARTICLE 5, CHAPTER 188, VOLUME 46, LAWS OF DELAWARE, 1947, RELATING TO THE GOVERNOR BACON HEALTH CENTER BY PROVIDING FOR THE ADMISSION OF HANDICAPPED AND CRIPPLED ADULTS.

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

Section 1. That 3100 G. Sec. 35 G. Article 5, Chapter 188 of the Laws of the State of Delaware, Volume 46, is hereby amended by the addition of a new paragraph, to be known as paragraph (i), as follows:

(i) Handicapped or crippled adults including spastics and those afflicted with infantile paralysis shall be admitted to the Center upon their own application or upon the application of any practicing physician in good standing, for the purpose of observation, study and treatment.

Approved May 16, 1949.