CHAPTER 154

APPROPRIATION

UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE-AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT

STATION

AN ACT APPROPRIATING CERTAIN MONIES TO THE UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE, AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION, FOR INITIATING OR EXPANDING RESEARCH.

WHEREAS, there exists the need of expanding research in the fields of poultry and dairy cattle diseases, marketing of all agricultural commodities, dairy cattle feeding production, field crop production, and other research pertinent to the continued success of the agricultural enterprises of the State of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, farmers and farmers' organizations and others interested in the general welfare of agriculture of the State have indicated there is a need for such research; and

WHEREAS, the agricultural enterprise of the State comprises one of the leading industries of the State; and

WHEREAS, agricultural enterprises contribute to the health and general welfare of the total population; NOW, THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. That there is hereby appropriated to the University of Delaware, the sum of Forty-Four Thousand Dollars ($44,000.00) for each of the fiscal years beginning July 1, 1949 and ending June 30, 1950, and beginning July 1, 1950 and ending June 30, 1951, to be used in expanding the program of agricultural research in the fields of poultry and dairy cattle diseases, marketing of all agricultural commodities, dairy cattle feeding production, field crops production, and other research pertinent

to the continued success of the agricultural enterprises of the State of Delaware.

Section 2. The amount hereby appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer upon warrants approved by the proper officials of the University of Delaware.

Section 3. This Bill shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Act and the amount hereby appropriated shall be paid out of any money in the General Fund of the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated.

Approved May 27, 1949.