CHAPTER 140

APPROPRIATION - STATE BOARD OF WELFARE AND OLD AGE WELFARE COMMISSION

AN ACT MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE STATE BOARD OF WELFARE AND TO THE OLD AGE WELFARE COMMISSION, JOINTLY; FOR THE PURCHASE, REPAIR AND FURNISHING OF BUILDINGS IN WILMINGTON, FOR THE PURCHASE OF LAND AND THE ERECTION OF A SUITABLE BUILDING IN GEORGETOWN AND FOR THE REPAIR OF THE BUILDING IN DOVER NOW USED BY THE STATE BOARD OF WELFARE FOR THE JOINT USE OF BOTH AGENCIES AS ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES.

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

Section 1. That the sum of Two Hundred Thousand Dollars ($200,000.00), or so much thereof as may be necessary, is hereby appropriated to the State Board of Welfare and to the Old Age Welfare Commission for the purchase, repair, renovation of the properties at 905 and 907 West Street in Wilmington, New Castle County, for the purchase of land and the erection of a suitable building in Georgetown, Sussex County, and for the repair, renovation and furnishing of the state-owned building in Dover which is now being used by the State Board of Welfare. All three of these locations are to be used jointly by the said agencies as administrative offices.

Section 2. The money hereby appropriated shall be paid from time to time by warrants signed by the authorized officers of each agency and approved by the Auditor of Accounts.

Section 3. This Act shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Act, and the money hereby appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer, upon warrants of the State Board of Welfare and the Old Age Welfare Commission drawn according to law, out of moneys deposited in the Farmers' Bank of the State of Delaware, at Dover, consisting of money received from the sale of bonds authorized by an Act of this 116th General Assembly, of the State of Delaware, entitled "AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE STATE OF DELAWARE TO BORROW A CERTAIN SUM OF MONEY FOR SUNDRY CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS AND EXPENDITURES IN THE NATURE OF CAPITAL INVESTMENTS, AND' TO ISSUE 'BONDS 'THEREFOR."

Approved May 28, 1951.