CHAPTER 85

RELATING TO BURIAL GROUND AREA BY THE STATE WELFARE HOME

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 28, TITLE 31 OF THE DELAWARE CODE BY REQUIRING THE STATE WELFARE HOME TO SET ASIDE AND MAINTAIN A CERTAIN AREA FOR THE PURPOSE OF BURIAL OF BODIES FROM KENT COUNTY.

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

Section 1. Chapter 28, Title 31 of the Delaware Code is amended by adding a new section, to be designated § 2806, and to read as follows :

§ 2806. Burial ground

The Board shall set aside and maintain a suitable area upon the premises of the State Welfare Home for the burial of bodies in any case where it is incumbent on Kent County to bury a person found dead within the meaning of section 9507 of Title 9.

Approved May 10, 1955.