CHAPTER 8

RELATING TO PURCHASE OF POLIO VACCINE

AN ACT TO PERMIT THE STATE BOARD OF HEALTH TO USE FUNDS APPROPRIATED IN CHAPTER 223, 50 LAWS OF DELAWARE FOR PURCHASE OF POLIO VACCINE AND FOR ADMINISTERING THE VACCINE TO ANY PERSON IN THE STATE.

WHEREAS, the sum of one hundred and fifty thousand dollars ($150,000) was appropriated by the 118th General Assembly (Chapter 223, 50 Laws of Delaware) for the purpose of purchasing polio vaccine and related supplies, and for the purpose of administering polio vaccine to the children of this State, AND

WHEREAS, a large amount of the money appropriated in Chapter 223, 50 Laws of Delaware, remains unexpended, AND

WHEREAS, it is desirous, if possible, to immunize all of the people of this State against polio,

NOW THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. That the monies remaining from the appropriation made to the State Board of Health in Chapter 223, 50 Laws of Delaware be used by the State Board of Health for the purpose of purchasing polio vaccine and related supplies, and for the purpose of administering the polio vaccine to all the people of this State.

Approved February 19, 1957.