AN ACT MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE DELMAR SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 163, SUSSEX COUNTY FOR COSTS INCURRED IN EQUIPPING A SCIENCE ROOM.
WHEREAS, in matching funds which were available from the National Defense Education Act for Science equipment, the district used six thousand dollars ($6,000) of local tax money; and
WHEREAS, there has been deposited in the General Fund of the State of Delaware in the fiscal year 1961-62 a sum of $17,980 received from the State of Maryland for the tuition of pupils from Maryland attending the Delaware School, and since 1953 more than $60,000; and
WHEREAS, local funds have been used to help educate the pupils from Maryland without reimbursement from the money received for tuition; and
WHEREAS, the funds advanced are now needed for the operation of the school, NOW, THEREFORE,
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:
Section 1. The sum of six thousand dollars ($6,000) is hereby appropriated to the Delmar School District No. 163, Sussex County for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1963, to be used for the purpose of reimbursing the district for the local tax funds expended for Science equipment.
Section 2. This Act is a supplementary appropriation and the money appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of funds in the General Fund of the State of Delaware, not otherwise appropriated.
Approved April 9, 1963.