CHAPTER 564

APPROPRIATION

BOARD OF EDUCATION

AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS TO THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION FOR ALLOCATION TO THE SCHOOL DISTRICTS OF THE STATE FOR THE PURPOSE OF INCREASING THE APPROPRIATIONS TO THE DISTRICTS.

WHEREAS, the State Board of Education recommended that the amount for each unit of pupils for "All Other Costs" be $650; and

WHEREAS, the amount appropriated for the purpose is $550, NOW, THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. There is hereby appropriated to the State Board of Education the sum of $281,800 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 1955 and ending June 30, 1956, and the further sum of $304,900 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 1956 and ending June 30, 1957.

Section 2. The funds so appropriated or so much as may be needed shall be allocated to the several school districts of the State and to the State Board of Education for the 1-2-3 teacher schools of the State Board Unit on the basis of $100 for each unit of pupils in such districts in each fiscal year.

Section 3. The funds shall be used for all school costs except salaries, debt service, capital outlay, and transportation of pupils to and from the regular sessions of school as provided for in the appropriation to the State Board of Education for this purpose.

Section 4. All funds not allocated in accordance with the provisions of Section 2 of this Act shall revert to the General Fund at the end of each fiscal year.

Section 5. This Act shall be known as a supplementary appropriation act and the money so appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

NOTE: This bill became a law on February 11, 1956 without the approval of the Governor and in accordance with Section 18, Article 3, of the Constitution of Delaware.