CHAPTER 344

APPROPRIATION

WILLIAM AUSTIN TYDINGS

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE PAYMENT OF THE SUM OF $3,000.00 TO WILLIAM AUSTIN TYDINGS FOR EXPENSES AND DAMAGES INCURRED AS A RESULT OF INJURIES RECEIVED BY THE NEGLIGENCE OF A DELAWARE NATIONAL GUARDSMAN.

WHEREAS, William Austin Tydings was injured on July 28, 1953 while operating his vehicle on the road between Rehoboth Beach, Delaware and Indian River Inlet as a result of the negligence of a Delaware National Guardsman operating a radio controlled airplane target (R. C. A. T.), and

WHEREAS, William Austin Tydings incurred expenses and damages in the total sum of $3,000.00, and

WHEREAS, no remedy is available to William Austin Tydings for recovery of the sum.

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

Section 1. The State Treasurer is hereby directed and authorized to pay the sum of $3,000.00 to William Austin Tydings, representing the total expense and damage sum incurred as a result of the injuries he received July 28, 1953.

Section 2. This Act shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Act and the money hereby appropriated shall be paid out of the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Approved June 27, 1955.