CHAPTER 240

APPROPRIATION - STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT TO REPAIR DYKES IN NEW CASTLE COUNTY

AN ACT DIRECTING THE STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE TO REPAIR THE DYKES ALONG THE DELAWARE RIVER BETWEEN NEW' CASTLE AND DEEMER'S BEACH IN NEW CASTLE COUNTY.

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

Section 1. The State Highway Department of the State of Delaware is hereby empowered and directed to repair the dykes along the river between New Castle and Deemer's Beach, and place them in such condition that the water does not overflow and cover the public highway between those points, which is the condition now prevalent.

Section 2. The sum of Twenty-five Thousand Dollars ($25,000.00) is appropriated for the purpose stated, and the State Treasurer is directed to expend and disburse the amount appropriated upon proper vouchers drawn by the State Highway Department.

Section 3. This Act shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Act, and the moneys hereby appropriated shall be paid out of the General Funds of the State Treasury not otherwise appropriated.

Approved June 5, 1951.