CHAPTER 68

APPROPRIATION - RAYMOND J. LONG FOR MILITARY BONUS

AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE MONEY TO RAYMOND J. LONG, A RESIDENT OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE AND A VETERAN OF WORLD WAR II FOR MILITARY SERVICE BONUS.

WHEREAS, Raymond J. Long, a resident of the State of Delaware and a veteran of World War II, was eligible under the Veterans' Military Pay Act, Chapter 1, Volume 47, Laws of Delaware, Special Session; and

WHEREAS, it was impossible for him to comply with the requirements of the Veterans' Military Pay Act, due to the fact that he was unable to secure the necessary papers in time; and

WHEREAS, no payments were authorized under the said Act after June 30, 1951; and

WHEREAS, the Delaware Veterans' Military Pay Commission expired on the 30th day of June, 1951; NOW, THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. The sum of Three Hundred Dollars ($300.00) is hereby appropriated to Raymond J. Long as a bonus payment incident to his military service in World War II.

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

Approved May 11, 1953.