CHAPTER 245

APPROPRIATION - STATE BOARD OF HEALTH BUILDING

AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A BUILDING FOR THE USE OF THE STATE BOARD OF HEALTH TO INCLUDE OFFICES, A BACTERIOLOGICAL LABORATORY, AND CLINICAL FACILITIES ON GROUNDS NOW OWNED BY THE STATE IN DOVER, AND FOR THE FURNISHING AND EQUIPPING OF SUCH BUILDING AND INCIDENTAL EXPENSES.

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

Section 1. There is hereby appropriated to the State Board of Health the sum of $1,900,000.00 which shall be used for the construction, equipping and furnishing of a State Health Building in Dover to include (1) offices for the State Board of Health, (2) a bacteriological laboratory and (3) quarters for the administrative offices and clerical facilities for the Kent County Health Unit of the State Board of Health, and improvements incidental thereto, and for the surveying, grading and landscaping of lands, and for the costs of labor, material, equipment, supplies, and for any other purposes incidental and necessary to the foregoing. The building shall be located on lands now owned by the State of Delaware in Dover.

Section 2. This Act is a supplementary appropriation and the money appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of money received by the sale of bonds authorized under a separate Act of the 119th General Assembly or from such other funds as the Budget Commission may make available for such uses. No portion of the money appropriated as aforesaid shall be deemed or held to revert at the end of any fiscal year, but the said appropriation shall remain available until the objects and purposes of this Act have been fully accomplished, provided that such funds shall revert to the General Fund on June 30, 1961 if not expended by such date.

Approved July 22, 1957.