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AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 17, TITLE 14, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO STATE APPROPRIATIONS FOR VOCATIONAL EDUCATION.

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

Section 1. Title 14, Section 1703, Delaware Code, is hereby amended by adding a new paragraph at the end thereof to read as follows:

Notwithstanding the fact that such pupils have been counted in a unit of pupils, grades seven to twelve, inclusive, in the same or another school district, pupils enrolled in grades ten to twelve in a bona fide vocational education program in a Technical, Vocational or Trades and Industries Program as defined by the State Board of Education and approved by the State Board for Vocational Education as defined annually on October 15, shall also be counted as additional units on the basis of one unit for each 30 or major fraction thereof of such pupils. Such units, hereinafter referred to as Vocational Units, shall be assigned to the district providing such technical or vocational education program.

Section 2. Title 14, Section 1706, Delaware Code, is hereby amended by adding a new paragraph at the end thereof to read as follows:

The first paragraph of this section notwithstanding, the funds appropriated to each district for expenses included in Division II based upon each Vocational Unit as defined in Section 1703 of this Chapter shall be three times the amount determined for each non-Vocational Units.

Section 3. Title 14, Delaware Code, is hereby amended by repealing Section 1717.

Approved May 20, 1963.