CHAPTER 287

APPROPRIATION

MAREN F. McDOWELL

AN ACT APPROPRIATING CERTAIN MONEYS TO MAREN F. McDOWELL FOR ADDITIONAL SALARY TO WHICH HE WAS ENTITLED TO BE PAID AS A TEACHER AT THE WILLIAM W. M. HENRY COMPREHENSIVE HIGH SCHOOL.

WHEREAS, Maren F. McDowell is employed by the Board of School Trustees at the William W. M. Henry Comprehensive High School, District 133-C, Dover, Delaware, as a school teacher; and

WHEREAS, the said Maren F. McDowell was so first employed for the school term beginning in September 1952 ; and

WHEREAS, the said Maren F. McDowell did at time of this employment hold a Master's degree; and

WHEREAS, through clerical error, the said Maren F. McDowell was paid during the school term 1952-53 only that salary prescribed in the laws of Delaware for a Bachelor's degree, a degree lower than a Master's degree; and

WHEREAS, the difference in the salaries assigned the Bachelor's and Master's degree is $200.00 for the school term of ten months ; and

WHEREAS, the said State Board of Education would have paid him the aforesaid additional salary if it had had funds available for that purpose; NOW, THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. The State Treasurer is directed to pay to Maren F. McDowell, within thirty (30) days, the sum of Two Hundred Dollars ($200.00) in payment of the additional salary to which he is entitled as a school teacher in the William W. M. Henry Comprehensive High School, District 133-C, Dover, Delaware, for the school term of 1952-53.

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.

Approved June 13, 1955.