CHAPTER 159

AUTHORIZING ADDITIONS AND ALTERATIONS TO MILTON SCHOOL

AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE BOARD OF SCHOOL TRUSTEES OF MILTON SCHOOL DISTRICT TO APPLY CERTAIN FUNDS RAISED BY SCHOOL TAXATION FOR THE PURPOSE OF MAKING ADDITIONS AND ALTERATIONS TO THE MILTON SCHOOL.

WHEREAS, in pursuance to § 1902, Title 14, Delaware Code of 1953, the Board of School Trustees of Milton School District No. 8 held a special election of April 28, 1951 to raise school taxes for the purpose of defraying the cost of wages and salaries, administrative, instructional, operating and maintenance, supplies and expenses, purchases of equipment, library books and any other operating expenses of the public school grounds and properties of Milton School District No. 8; and

WHEREAS, there now remains a surplus of the moneys received by this increase in taxation; and

WHEREAS, the Board of School Trustees is desirous of using a part of this surplus for the purpose of making alterations and additions to the Milton School; and

WHEREAS, the sum hereby requested for the use of alterations and additions is smaller than the yearly surplus; NOW, THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. The Board of School Trustees of Milton School District No. 8 is authorized and empowered to expend the sum of three thousand dollars ($3,000.00) annually from the funds obtained by increasing school taxes as a result of the election held on April 28, 1951 for the purpose of making alterations and additions to the Milton School.

Approved June 22, 1953.