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AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS TO THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION FOR THE PURPOSE OF PAYING SALARIES TO MEET THE PROVISIONS OF EMPLOYMENT CONTRACTS OF CERTAIN PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYEES OF THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 1961.

WHEREAS, Chapter 299, Volume 52, Laws of Delaware, failed to appropriate sufficient funds to pay the full contracted salaries of certain professional employees in the State Department of Public Instruction for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1961; AND

WHEREAS, such contracts contained salaries not in excess of the salary schedules contained in the then existing statutes appearing in Chapter 602 and Chapter 632 of Volume 50, Laws of Delaware, and Chapter 57, Volume 51, Laws of Delaware, or such salary as set by the State Board of Education in accordance with § 107 (a), Title 14, Laws of Delaware; NOW THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. There is hereby appropriated to the State Board of Education the sum of $5,000 for the purpose of paying salaries of certain professional employees of the State Department of Public Instruction to meet the provisions of employment contracts issued by the State Board of Education for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1961, such salaries to be paid to the positions contracted for as follows:

State Director of Music

$ 840

State Director of Physical, Health and

Driver Education

1,080

State Director of Agriculture

540

State Director of Lunch Program

500

State Supervisor, Rural New Castle County

300

State Supervisor, Sussex County

300

State Supervisor of Special Classes

300

State Supervisor of Special Classes and Physically Handicapped

300

State Supervisor of Special Schools

300

State Supervisor of Group Testing Program

300

State Supervisor of Physical Education

240

Total

$5,000

Section 2. This Act is a supplementary appropriation and the funds so appropriated shall be paid from the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Approved January 8, 1962.