CHAPTER 152

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 57, TITLE 7, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO DISASTER RELIEF AND ASSISTANCE BY EXTENDING ITS COVERAGE TO INCLUDE REGULAR FEDERAL AID PROJECTS.

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

Section 1. § 5701, Title 7, Delaware Code, is amended by designating the present section as § 5701 (a).

Section 2. § 5701, Title 7, Delaware Code, is amended by adding thereto a new sub-section to read:

(b) It is the policy and purpose of the State to obtain from the Federal Government all available assistance for the improvement and maintenance of the natural resources of the State, and to that end, to cooperate fully with the Federal Government and its agencies.

Section 3. § 5702, Title 7, Delaware Code, is amended by striking the words "available relief and assistance" in lines 5 and 6 of said section and inserting in lieu thereof the words, "available aid, assistance and relief".

Section 4. § 5702, Title 7, Delaware Code, is amended by inserting the words "aid and" after the word "such" and before the word "assistance" in line 7 of said section.

Section 5. § 5702, Title 7, Delaware Code, is amended by adding thereto a new paragraph (b) (3) to read:

(3) That the State will furnish or provide free of cost to the United States such things as may be required by the Federal Government in connection with the improvement or maintenance thereof.

Approved October 11, 1963.