Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:
Section 1. § 1311, Title 14 Delaware Code is amended by adding to that section new paragraphs as follows:
A school district with 95 or more building units, as defined in the rules and regulations of the State Board of Education, may assign one of its custodial force to serve as the Buildings and Grounds Supervisor. A person so assigned shall have served for at least five years as a school custodian and shall have successfully completed 240 clock hours of custodial training in building management, foreman training, personnel relations, oil burner operation, and housekeeping.
The salary paid for assignment as Buildings and Grounds Supervisor shall be $4,400 for the first year in such assignment and shall be increased at the rate of $200 per year until the salary paid is $5,000 per year. Any salary due such Buildings and Grounds Supervisor because of his training as specified in this section for Chief Custodian, Custodian-Fireman, or Custodian shall be paid in addition to the salary fixed for Buildings and Grounds Supervisor.
Section 2. To carry out the provisions of this Act, there is appropriated to the State Board of Education the sum of $24,000 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 1957, and the sum of $24,000 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 1958.
Section 3. This Act is a Supplementary Appropriation, and the money hereby appropriated shall be paid out of the General Fund of the State of Delaware.