CHAPTER 167

AN ACT APPROPRIATING MONEY TO THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF WILMINGTON FOR USE OF ITS FIRE COMPANIES.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware (three-fourths of all the Members of each House concurring therein):

Section 1. For each and every Fire Company in the City of Wilmington, State of Delaware, which was on the first day of July, 1958, and is now duly organized and equipped for the fighting of fires, there is hereby appropriated to the Mayor and Council of Wilmington the sum of $1750 for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 1959 to be used for the prevention and extinguishment of fires throughout the City of Wilmington and for the maintenance of apparatus and equipment.

The said sum of $1750.00 shall be paid by the State Treasurer to the Mayor and Council of Wilmington for each of the said Fire Companies within three months after the beginning of said fiscal year, and a Certificate from the City of Wilmington--Department of Public Safety--Bureau of Fire to the effect that a Fire Company was on the first day of July, 1958, and is now duly organized and equipped for the fighting of fires shall be sufficient authority for the payment of said sum of $1750 by the State Treasurer for said purpose.

Section 2. This Act is a supplementary appropriation act and the money appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Approved July 9, 1959.