CHAPTER 135

AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE STATE MILITARY BOARD TO SELL CERTAIN ARMORIES.

WHEREAS, The State Military Board has determined that certain Armories owned by the State, to wit: The Claymont Armory, Claymont, Delaware and The VanDyke Armory, New Castle, Delaware, are no longer needed for military purposes,

NOW THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. The State Military Board is hereby authorized and empowered to sell The Claymont Armory, Claymont, Delaware and The VanDyke Armory, New Castle, Delaware, at public sale to the highest bidder and to convey to the purchaser or purchasers thereof a good and sufficient title thereto. The Governor and Adjutant General of this State are hereby authorized and empowered to execute and deliver such deed or deeds in the name of and on behalf of the State of Delaware or the State Military Board or the Armory Commission, as are necessary to convey such title to such property, and shall affix to any such deed or deeds the Seal of the State of Delaware.

Seventy-five percent of the funds derived from such sale or sales shall be deposited with the Treasurer of the State of Delaware, to the account of the Delaware National Guard for the purpose of replacement, maintenance and repair of National Guard Armories in the State of Delaware. The remaining twenty-five percent shall be deposited in the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Approved July 10, 1961.