CHAPTER 141

APPROPRIATION - STATE WELFARE HOME

AN ACT MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE STATE WELFARE HOME FOR CERTAIN CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS.

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 Ninety Thousand and Four Hundred Dollars ($90,400.00), or so much thereof as may be necessary, is hereby appropriated to the State Welfare Home for the following capital improvements:

(a) Installation of one built-in place cross drum water tube water cooled wall, oil fired, steam generator capable of output of 300 h.p., including oil heater and pumping unit, combustion control, etc., to be connected to the existing high pressure steam system, at an estimated cost of $30,000.00

(b) Fuel Tank 7,000.00

(c) Restoration of entire boiler plant 19,900.00

(d) New Primary electric service and reinstallation of transformer 4,000.00

(e) Elevator for Guest Pavilion #1 for transportation of ambulatory patients physically unable to go up and down steps, such as cardiac, wheel chair cases, etc. 19,000.00

(f) New washing machine, 225 lb. capacity, which would increase washing capacity of laundry by 80% 3,825.00

(g) Modernization of the laundry presses, including supervision by factory engineer 1,675.00

(h) Freezing unit 5,000.00

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

Section 3. This Act shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Let, and the money hereby appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer, upon warrants of the State Welfare Home 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 the 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.