CHAPTER 22

AN ACT TRANSFERRING MONEY FROM THE CAPITAL INVESTMENT FUND TO THE STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT FOR MOSQUITO CONTROL.

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

Section 1. There is hereby transferred and appropriated out of the Capital Investment Fund, existing pursuant to chapter 62, title 29, Delaware Code, to the State Highway Department Two Million Dollars ($2,000,000) for the purpose of mosquito control.

Section 2. The monies herein appropriated shall be utilized by the State Highway Department to initiate a permanent mosquito control program. The funds hereby appropriated and transferred shall be used solely for ditching, impounding, filling, draining and those other expenses incident thereto. No funds herein appropriated shall be expended for spraying, fogging, or expenses incident thereto.

Section 3. The State Highway Department shall consult with the Board of Game and Fish Commissioners, the Commission of Shell Fisheries and the State Park Commission, in treating lands under their control.

Section 4. The Budget Commission shall transfer, from time to time, from the Capital Investment Fund, to the State Highway Department, upon requisition by the department, such sums as may be needed by the department for the purposes of this act.

Section 5. The funds herein transferred and appropriated from the Capital Investment Fund shall remain available for use until June 30, 1967 at which time any funds unexpended for the purposes of this act shall revert to the Capital Investment Fund.

Approved April 1, 1965.