CHAPTER 295

REDUCING PUBLIC WORKS PROJECTS FUNDS OF STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT

AN ACT TO REDUCE CERTAIN GENERAL FUND APPROPRIATIONS AND AUTHORIZATIONS TO THE STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT FOR CERTAIN PUBLIC WORKS PROJECTS.

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

Section 1. The appropriations and authorizations from the General Fund of the State of Delaware to the State Highway Department for the following public works be and hereby are reduced by the following sums:

New Castle Dike and Tide Gates

$ 23,346.77

Rehoboth Boardwalk

25,000.00

Woodland Beach

2,008.42

Slaughter Beach

644.26

Port Penn Dikes

51,947.96

Certain public works as appropriated in House Bill No. 224 of the 118th General Assembly.

66,398.74

Survey State Lands

30,000.00

Slaughter Beach sluice gate

673.17

New Castle Flood Control

125,000.00

Dredging inlet--Broadkill River

23,500.00

Parking lot, Sussex Correctional Institution

2,410.00

Little Mill Creek--Christiana

76,000.00

Garrison Pond

47,216.00

Millsboro Pond

44,250.00

Betts Pond

33,863.00

Haven Lake

42,862.13

Blackbird Pond

7,000.00

TOTAL

$602,120.45

Section 2. Nothing in this act shall be construed as canceling any legal obligation or contract by which the State of Delaware has become obligated.

Section 3. Should the Budget Commission determine that any legal obligation or contract does exist on the part of the State of Delaware on the public works projects set forth in Section 1 of this Act, as of the time of the passage of this Act, then to the extent of such legal contract or obligation, but not in excess of the appropriation therefor, monies may be expended therefor.

Approved December 20, 1957.