CHAPTER 282

PROVIDING THAT THE REAL ESTATE OF NEEDY PERSONS SHALL NOT BE CHARGED WITH RELIEF FURNISHED

AN ACT PROVIDING THAT NO STATE AGENCY FURNISHING RELIEF OR ASSISTANCE TO ANY ILL OR NEEDY PERSONS IN THIS STATE SHALL IN ANY MANNER CHARGE THE REAL ESTATE OF SUCH PERSONS RECEIVING RELIEF OR ASSISTANCE WITH THE COST OF SUCH RELIEF OR ASSISTANCE SO FURNISHED.

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

Section 1. That no Agency in this State furnishing relief or assistance to any ill or needy persons in this State shall charge the real estate of such persons with the cost of such relief or assistance so furnished.

Approved June 5, 1951.