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APPROPRIATION - DELAWARE STATE HOSPITAL

AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO STATE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF DELAWARE STATE HOSPITAL AT FARNHURST FOR THE PURPOSE OF PAYING ITS SHARE OF A SEWAGE TREATMENT PLANT.

WHEREAS: by the terms of the treaty known as the Incodel Agreement Delaware is required to have all sewage discharged into the Delaware River treated to certain standards and

WHEREAS: The Governor Bacon Health Center and Delaware City discharge untreated sewage to the Delaware River and

WHEREAS: the residents of Delaware City have approved the establishment of a sanitary District to provide Sewage Treatment and

WHEREAS: an Engineering report has shown that substantial savings in cost can be made by treating sewage from the Bacon Health Center and Delaware City in a joint treatment plant and that the share of the Bacon Health Center in the cost of the said plant will be $40,000. NOW THEREFORE

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

Section 1. The sum of $40,000 is appropriated to the State Board of Trustees of the Delaware State Hospital at Farnhurst for the purpose of paying its share of the cost of a sewage treatment plant and it is expressly provided that the money appropriated shall not revert to the General Fund but shall remain available until the proposed purpose is accomplished.

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Section 2. This Act is a Supplementary Appropriation Act and all the money appropriated shall be paid out of the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Approved June 28, 1957.