CHAPTER 156

DEFICIENCY APPROPRIATION

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

AN ACT MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION FOR USE IN PAYMENT OF PENSIONS TO RETIRED AND DISABLED PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS OF DELAWARE.

WHEREAS, the State Board of Education is required by law to pay pensions or allowances to the retired and disabled teachers who have taught in the public schools within the State of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, the appropriation provided in Chapter 36, Volume 46, Laws of Delaware, 1947, is inadequate to make the payments therein directed in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 106, Volume 45, Laws of Delaware, 1945, as amended, 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 monies appropriated to the State Board of Education for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1949, there is hereby appropriated to the State Board of Education the further sum of Seven Thousand Dollars ($7,000) as a deficiency and emergency appropriation for the use of the State Board of Education in paying pensions or allowances for retired and disabled teachers who have taught in the public schools within the State of Delaware.

That the said sum should be paid to the State Board of Education on the approval of this Act for its use during the remainder of the fiscal year ending June 30, 1949 according to the provisions of Chapter 36, Volume 46, Laws of Delaware and Chapter 106, Volume 45, Laws of Delaware, as amended.

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

Approved May 27, 1949.