CHAPTER 83

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE LAST FRIDAY IN APRIL AS ARBOR DAY.

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

WHEREAS, for the purpose of encouraging the planting of shade and forest trees; and

WHEREAS, the designation of a uniform day throughout the nation, the last Friday of April in each year is hereby designated as a day for the general observance of that purpose,

NOW, THEREFORE

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

Section 1. § 501, Title 1, Delaware Code, is hereby amended by adding at the end of said section the following:

the last Friday in April, known as Arbor Day.

Approved June 24, 1959.