CHAPTER 169

REGARDING INDIGENT SICK OF NEW CASTLE COUNTY

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 9, DELAWARE CODE OF 1953, ENTITLED "COUNTIES" IN REGARD TO INDIGENT SICK OF NEW CASTLE COUNTY.

WHEREAS, the 116th General Assembly enacted and the Governor approved a bill now known as Chapter 208, Volume 48, Laws of Delaware, whereby the Levy Court was authorized in its discretion annually to appropriate for the relief of the indigent sick, resident in New Castle County the sum of $235,000 in addition to any other sum theretofore authorized, AND

WHEREAS, the said provision of law does not appear in the Delaware Code of 1953, NOW, THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. § 1801, Title 9, Delaware Code of 1953 is amended by adding thereto the following new paragraph:

The Levy Court of New Castle County may, in its discretion, annually appropriate an additional sum of $235,000 for the relief of the indigent sick, resident in such County.

Approved June 23, 1953.