CHAPTER 48

APPROPRIATION -

IMPROVEMENT OF ASSAWOMAN CANAL

AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE ASSAWOMAN CANAL IN SUSSEX COUNTY.

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

Section 1. The sum of $40,000 is appropriated to the State Highway Department in order to clear the right-of-way of the Assawoman Canal in Sussex County and to dragline the existing channel thereof to a depth of 4 feet at low tide so as to make the waterway available for use of small craft.

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.

Approved April 18, 1957.