CHAPTER 434

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 1321, TITLE 14, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO SCHOOL EMPLOYEES BY PROVIDING UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES FOR SUPERVISORS OF TRANSPORTATION, AND MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO EFFECTUATE THE PURPOSES OF THIS ACT.

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

Section 1. Section 1321, Title 14, Delaware Code, is hereby amended by adding a new subparagraph 9 to subsection (e) of said section as follows:

9. Supervisors of Transportation for a period of twelve months per year at the rate of one such Supervisor per 7,000 or more transported pupils, such pupils being those in the area supervised eligible for school transportation.

Section 2. Section 1321, Title 14, Delaware Code, is further amended by striking subsection (f) thereof and substituting a new subsection (f) as follows:

(f) For districts that do not qualify for Psychologists, Speech and Hearing Teachers, Visiting Teachers, and Transportation Supervisors, the State Board of Education may combine districts to provide for such personnel under the provisions of subsection (e) of this section and shall adopt rule and regulations delegating administrative and financial control and responsibility to such combinations of local school districts as are formed.

Section 3. There is hereby appropriated to the State Board of Education the sum of Sixty-five Thousand Dollars ($65,000) for the purpose of implementing the institution of Supervisors of Transportation as provided by this Act. The sum hereby appropriated shall be considered a supplementary appropriation in addition to any sums heretofore provided to the State Board of Education, and shall be paid out of the General Fund of the State Treasury from moneys not otherwise appropriated. All moneys hereby appropriated shall be used only for the purpose specified, and any of said moneys remaining unexpended on June 30, 1969, shall revert to the General Fund of the State Treasury.

Approved August 5, 1968.