CHAPTER 268

APPROPRIATION - STATE OFFICE OF CIVIL DEFENSE

AN ACT MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE STATE OFFICE OF CIVIL DEFENSE FOR THE PURPOSE OF PURCHASING AND ACQUIRING EXTENSIVE CIVIL DEFENSE EQUIPMENT.

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

Section 1. That all or any part of the sum of Two Hundred Thousand Dollars ($200,000.00) is hereby appropriated out of the Treasury of the State of Delaware for the biennium ending June 30, 1953, for the purpose of purchasing equipment by the State Civil Defense Agency and other existing State Agencies for Civil Defense purposes;--provided, that no expenditures from the monies hereby appropriated shall be made unless and until the Federal Government has made available matching funds to this State, or its Agencies, for the purposes hereinabove stated. All expenditures from the monies hereby appropriated shall be made, with the advice and consent of the Civil Defense Advisory Council, by the State Treasurer on vouchers approved by the Director of Civil Defense and by the Governor of the State.

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

Approved June 5, 1951.