CHAPTER 528

APRROPRIATION

TO EXPAND STATE POLICE FORCE

AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE MONEY TO THE STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT SO AS TO ENABLE IT TO EXPAND THE STATE POLICE FORCE.

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

Section 1. In addition to any other money appropriated to the State Highway Department there is appropriated the sum of One Hundred Fifteen Thousand Five Hundred Forty-Seven Dollars and Twenty-Two Cents ($115,547.22) for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 1955, and a further sum of One Hundred Sixty-Three Thousand Five Hundred Ninety-Five Dollars and Seventy-Eight Cents ($163,595.78) for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 1956.

Section 2. The monies hereby appropriated shall be used by the State Highway Department for an expansion of the State Police Force of the Department up to a limit of one hundred and eighty (180) officers.

Section 3. The State Treasurer is directed to pay the funds hereby appropriated upon warrants signed by the proper officers of the State Highway Department.

Section 4. This bill shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Act and the monies hereby appropriated shall be paid out of the General Fund of the State Treasury, not otherwise appropriated.

Approved November 8, 1955.