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AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 313, VOLUME 53, LAWS OF DELAWARE, BY AUTHORIZING THE DELAWARE SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION COMMISSION TO PURCHASE EQUIPMENT AND RELATED FACILITIES, OR PROVIDE FUNDS FOR THE PURCHASE OF SUCH EQUIPMENT BY SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICTS, WITHIN AND WITHOUT PL 566 WATERSHEDS FOR SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION CONSTRUCTION, MANAGEMENT AND MAINTENANCE OPERATIONS.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware (three-fourths of all the members elected to each branch concurring therein):

Section 1. Chapter 313, Volume 53, Laws of Delaware, is amended by adding the following new subsection (d) to section 1 of said chapter to read as follows:

(d). To purchase equipment and related facilities, or provide funds for such purchase by County Soil and Water Conservation Districts, for the construction and maintenance of structural measures, both within and outside of PL 566 watersheds, as heretofore defined, in tax ditches, public ditches and drains, across highways and for related soil and water conservation and management operations.

Approved July 13, 1967.