CHAPTER 209

AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS TO THE AMERICAN LEGION AND AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY FOR EXPENSES TO BE INCURRED IN CONNECTION WITH THE HOLDING OF BOYS' STATE AND GIRLS' STATE.

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

Section 1. The sum of $1,000 is appropriated to the American Legion Department of Delaware for the bearing of expenses incident to the holding of Boys' State during the years 1961 and 1962; and the further sum of $1,000 is appropriated to the American Legion Auxiliary Department of Delaware for the bearing of expenses incident to the holding of Girls' State during the years 1961 and 1962. No more than $500 shall be spent for the holding of Boys' State and/or Girls' State in any one year.

Section 2. The State Treasurer is authorized and empowered to pay to the Department Finance Office of the American Legion Department of Delaware a sum not exceeding $500 for the holding of Boys' State in 1961, and a sum not exceeding $500 for the holding of Boys' State in 1962 upon receipt of drafts properly drawn and signed by said Department Finance Officer.

Section 3. The State Treasurer is authorized and empowered to pay to the Department Treasurer American Legion Auxiliary Department of Delaware a sum not exceeding $500 for the holding of Girls' State in 1961, and a sum not exceeding $500 for the holding of Girls' State in 1962 upon receipt of drafts properly drawn and signed by said Department Treasurer.

Section 4. 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 September 22, 1961.