CHAPTER 565

APPROPRIATION

DELAWARE COMMISSION OF SHELL FISHERIES

AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS TO THE DELAWARE COMMISSION OF SHELL FISHERIES FOR INCIDENTAL EXPENSES IN CONNECTION WITH CHANNEL IMPROVEMENTS IN THE REHOBOTH BAY AND INDIAN RIVER AREA.

WHEREAS, the 117th General Assembly appropriated $20,000 for the State's contribution toward the cost of the construction or improvement of a channel across Rehoboth Bay to a proposed channel leading from Millsboro through Indian River to the Indian River Inlet, AND

WHEREAS, previous State appropriations together with Federal funds which have recently become available are sufficient to carry out the proposed improvements and the above mentioned $20,000 appropriation will be permitted to revert to the General Fund of the State of Delaware, AND

WHEREAS, the availability of Federal funds is conditioned upon the State of Delaware assuming certain incidental expenses in connection with the said improvements, NOW, THEREFORE

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

Section 1. The sum of $5,000 is appropriated to the Delaware Commission of Shell Fisheries for the purpose of carrying out any duties which the State of Delaware is required to assume in connection with the channel improvements in or near. Rehoboth Bay and Indian River in Sussex County.

Section 2. This Act is a Supplementary Appropriation and the money 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.