CHAPTER 296

SUSPENDING ALL GENERAL FUND APPROPRIATIONS AND AUTHORIZATIONS FOR FISCAL YEAR 1959

AN ACT TO SUSPEND ALL GENERAL FUND APPROPRIATIONS AND AUTHORIZATIONS APPLICABLE TO THE FISCAL YEAR 1959.

WHEREAS, the present fiscal situation of the State of Delaware is critical and makes it necessary to review and to reappraise the appropriations, authorizations and expenditures in the light of present conditions, AND

WHEREAS, the appropriations and authorizations for the fiscal year 1959 cannot be expended prior to July 1, 1958, AND

WHEREAS, the General Assembly will be in session January 6, 1958 thereby providing adequate time to reevaluate and reconsider proper reductions or changes in authorizations for the expenditure of funds,

NOW, THEREFORE

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

Section 1. That all General Fund appropriations and authorizations applicable to the fiscal year 1959 be and hereby are suspended until May 1, 1958 at which time they shall become effective unless specifically changed by the affirmative act of the General Assembly.

Approved December 20, 1957.