CHAPTER 477

ASSISTANCE TO AGED PERSONS

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 5, TITLE 31 OF THE DELAWARE CODE, BY PROVIDING FOR AN INCREASE IN THE AMOUNT OF ASSISTANCE ALLOWED TO AGED PERSONS.

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

Section 1. § 502, Title 31 of the Delaware Code is amended by striking out the figures "$600" and "$50" as they appear therein and substituting in lieu thereof the figures "$900" and "$75", respectively.

Section 2. There is hereby appropriated for each of the fiscal years in the biennium beginning July 1, 1955, and ending June 30, 1957, the sum of Thirty-eight Thousand Dollars ($38,000) for the purpose of carrying out the provisions of Section 1.

Section 3. This Bill shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Bill and the money hereby appropriated shall be paid out of the General Fund of the State Treasury* not otherwise appropriated.

Approved July 18, 1955.