CHAPTER 214

APPROPRIATION - NEW CASTLE COUNTY AIRPORT COMMISSION

AN ACT APPROPRIATING CERTAIN MONEYS TO THE NEW CASTLE COUNTY AIRPORT COMMISSION IN PAYMENT FOR RENTAL AND FACILITIES FURNISHED TO THE DELAWARE NATIONAL GUARD.

WHEREAS, on the 31st of August, 1946 the State of Delaware through the Adjutant General entered into an agreement of lease with the New Castle County Airport Commission pursuant to which agreement of lease the Delaware National Guard occupied certain facilities at the Airport and the New Castle County Airport Commission furnished to the Delaware National Guard water, sewage disposal and electric facilities; and

WHEREAS, the New Castle County Airport Commission did periodically render statements to the State of Delaware itemizing the charges owing to it by the State of Delaware for the use by the Delaware National Guard of the facilities of the Airport as provided in the lease; and

WHEREAS, no payment has ever been received by the New Castle County Airport Commission from the State of Delaware for the amount of rent and utility charges accruing during the period September 1, 1946 to June 30, 1948; and

WHEREAS, the sum now due and payable to the New Castle County Airport Commission for rent and utility services during that period is Sixteen Thousand Five Hundred Fifty-Seven Dollars and Nine Cents ($16,557.09); NOW, THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. That the sum of Sixteen Thousand Five Hundred Fifty-Seven Dollars and Nine Cents ($16,557.09) is appropriated to the New Castle County Airport Commission, for the purposes of discharging the obligation of the State of Delaware to New Castle County Airport Commission for rent and utilities furnished from September 1, 1946 through June 30, 1948.

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

Approved June 30, 1953.