CHAPTER 39

DEFICIENCY APPROPRIATION - DEPARTMENT OF WELFARE

AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS TO SPECIFIED ACCOUNTS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF WELFARE FOR THE CURRENT FISCAL YEAR.

WHEREAS, the Department of Welfare does not have sufficient funds in certain of its accounts to enable it to carry out its legal duties and obligations during the fiscal year ending June 30, 1953; NOW, THEREFORE,

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:

Section 1. The sum of Forty-Eight Thousand, One Hundred Dollars ($48,100.00) is appropriated in the following amounts to the following accounts of the Department of Welfare:

$28,500.00 Old Age Assistance

15,000.00 Child Welfare Services (Direct Care)

2,300.00 Salaries

1,600.00 Office Expense

700.00 Medical Grant -- Aid to Dependent Children

$48,100.00

Section 2. The State Treasurer is directed to pay all or any part of such sum upon warrants approved by the proper officials of the Department of Welfare.

Section 3. Any funds herein appropriated, not used for the designated accounts by June 30, 1953, shall revert to the General Fund.

Section 4. This Bill is a deficiency and a Supplementary Appropriation Bill and the funds appropriated shall be from the General Fund, not otherwise appropriated.

Approved April 23, 1953.