CHAPTER 327

APPROPRIATION - STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT

AN ACT MAKING APPROPRIATIONS TO THE STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT TO PROVIDE FOR PROTECTING THE BEACH AT BROADKILN BEACH IN SUSSEX COUNTY, DELAWARE, FROM EROSION AND INUNDATION.

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

Section 1. The State Highway Department shall erect, build, rebuild, replace and repair such groins, jetties, banks, dikes or bulkheads along the beach known as Broadkiln Beach in Sussex County, Delaware, as may be necessary to protect the same from erosion and inundation by the waters of the Delaware Bay.

Section 2. A sum not in excess of Twenty Thousand Dollars ($20,000.00) is appropriated to the State Highway Department for such purposes and the State Treasurer shall pay the same upon proper vouchers drawn from time to time by the State Highway Department for the purposes herein set forth.

Section 3. If all or any part of said sum shall remain unexpended on June 30, 1953, or on June 30, 1954, it shall not revert to the General Fund of the State Treasury but shall remain available for said purposes until June 30, 1955.

Section 4. This Act shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Act and the monies hereby appropriated shall be paid out of the General Funds of the State Treasury, not otherwise appropriated.

Approved July 9, 1953.