CHAPTER 288

APPROPRIATION - DELAWARE GEOLOGICAL COMMISSION

AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS TO THE DELAWARE GEOLOGICAL COMMISSION FOR USE IN CONNECTION WITH WORK OF THE DELAWARE GEOLOGICAL SURVEY.

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

Section 1. The sum of twenty-four thousand, two hundred fifty dollars ($24,250.00) for the fiscal year July 1, 1953-54 and the further sum of twenty-four thousand, two hundred fifty dollars ($24,250.00) for the fiscal year July 1, 1954-55 is appropriated to the Delaware Geological Commission for use in connection with the purposes of the Delaware Geological Survey in respect to the making of a more scientific study or survey on a statewide basis.

Section 2. For the purposes of this Act, the money appropriated for each of the fiscal years shall be expended by said Delaware Geological Commission in keeping with the following schedule:

APPROPRIATION $24,250.00

EXPENDITURES:

Salaries for State Geologist, Junior Geologist, Field Assistant,

Secretary $10,875.00

Travel 1,000.00

Operations 12,375.00

Total $24,250.00 $24,250.00

Section 3. It is understood that the moneys herein appropriated shall be expended in cooperation with the University of Delaware which by Statute has general charge of the Delaware Geological Survey work.

Section 4. This shall be known as a supplementary appropriation and the moneys shall be paid out of the general fund not otherwise appropriated.

Approved July 8, 1953.