CHAPTER 205

RELATING TO DELAWARE STATE APPLE COMMISSION

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTERS 51 AND 53, TITLE 3, DELAWARE CODE OF 1953, RELATING TO DELAWARE STATE APPLE COMMISSION AND TAX UPON APPLES; APPROPRIATIONS; EXPENDITURES; UNEXPENDED APPROPRIATIONS; PAYMENT OF TAX; REPORTS OF COMMISSION.

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

Section 1. Chapter 51, Title 3, Delaware Code of 1953 is amended by repealing Sections 5104 and 5105.

Section 2. § 5303, Chapter 53, Title 3, Delaware Code of 1953 is amended by striking out the words "receipts being taken from the State Treasurer for such payments" appearing in the last sentence thereof, and substituting in lieu thereof the following words:

"and the State Treasurer shall deposit the same to the credit of a special fund entitled 'State Apple Commission' from which necessary expenses of the Commission shall be paid upon proper vouchers signed by the Chairman and Secretary of the Commission."

Section 3. Chapter 53, Title 3, Delaware Code of 1953 is amended by adding at the end thereof a new section to read as follows:

§ 5309. Reports of commission

The Commission shall make an annual report of its receipts, expenditures and general activities to the Governor of this State on or before the fifteenth day of January of the calendar year following, and shall also make a like report to the General Assembly of this State on or before the first day of March of the biennium when said General Assembly is in session.

Section 4. Such monies as are available to the Commission, which shall remain unexpended on June 30, 1953, shall not revert to the General Fund of the State Treasury, but shall be credited for the use of said Commission.

Approved June 29, 1953.