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AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 171, VOLUME 54, LAWS OF DELAWARE, ENTITLED AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE ENLARGEMENT AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE SYSTEM OF FREE PUBLIC SCHOOLS OF DELAWARE; APPROPRIATING MONEY FOR SAID PURPOSE; AUTHORIZING THE FINANCING OF SUCH ENLARGEMENT AND IMPROVEMENT BY THE ISSUANCE OF BONDS AND BOND ANTICIPATION NOTES OF THE STATE AND BY CONTRIBUTIONS FROM CERTAIN SCHOOL DISTRICTS, AND THE CITY OF WILMINGTON, DEFINING SCHOOL DISTRICTS; AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF BONDS OF CERTAIN SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND THE CITY OF WILMINGTON FOR THE PURPOSE OF RAISING MONEY TO MAKE SUCH CONTRIBUTIONS; AND AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF FEDERAL FUNDS FOR BUILDING PURPOSES AND CREATING LOCAL SCHOOL BUILDING COMMISSIONS.

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

Section 1. That Chapter 171, Volume 54, Laws of Delaware, is amended by adding at the end thereof a new section to be numbered 39 and to read as follows:

Section 39. The School Building Commission of Marshallton 77 is hereby authorized to expend $11,986.53 for the acquisition of 2.1029 acres in connection with the school construction program previously approved by the State Board of Education, any other provisions of this Act to the contrary notwithstanding.

Approved April 6, 1969.