CHAPTER 237

APPROPRIATION

BOYS' AND GIRLS' STATE

AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS TO THE AMERICAN LEGION AND AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY FOR EXPENSES TO BE INCURRED IN CONNECTION WITH THE HOLDING OF BOYS' STATE AND GIRLS' STATE.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware (three-fourths of each House concurring therein):

Section 1. The sum of One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) is appropriated to the American Legion Department of Delaware for the bearing of expenses incident to the holding of Boys' State during the years 1955 and 1956; and the further sum of One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) is appropriated to the American Legion Auxiliary Department of Delaware for the bearing of expenses incident to the holding of Girls' State during the years 1955 and 1956. No more than Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) shall be spent for the holding of Boys' State and/or Girls' State in any one year.

Section 2. The State Treasurer is authorized and empowered to pay to the Department Finance Office of the American Legion Department of Delaware a sum not exceeding Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) for the holding of Boys' State in 1955 and a sum not exceeding Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) for the holding of Boys' State in 1956 upon receipt of drafts properly drawn and signed by said Department Finance Officer.

Section '3. The State Treasurer is authorized and empowered to pay to the Department Treasurer American Legion Auxiliary Department of Delaware a sum not exceeding Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) for the holding of Girls' State in 1955 and a sum not exceeding Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) for the holding of Girls' State in 1956 upon receipt of drafts properly drawn and signed by said Department Treasurer.

Section 4. This Act is a supplementary appropriation and the money appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Approved June 8, 1955.