CHAPTER 35

AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FOR SALARIES AND OPERATIONAL EXPENSES.

WHEREAS, the State Department of Justice was created by Act of the General Assembly effective January 1, 1969; and

WHEREAS, funds were not appropriated by said Act to provide for certain additional salaries and operational expenses for the Department of Justice through the end of the current State fiscal year; and

WHEREAS, the sum of $45,230 was advanced to the Department of Justice from the Governor's Contingency Fund for the purpose of providing for a portion of such additional salaries and operational expenses until such time as the General Assembly would convene; and

WHEREAS, certain additional funds are needed for the operation of the Department of Justice through the end of the current fiscal year, and it is also necessary to return the aforesaid amount previously advanced to the Governor's Contingency Fund;

NOW, THEREFORE

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

Section 1. The sum of $67,854.36 is hereby appropriated to the State Department of Justice for the purpose of additional salaries and operational expenses during the fiscal year ending June 30, 1969. The aforementioned sum shall be allocated as follows:

Salaries from April 1, 1969 through June

30, 1969 $22,624.36

To be returned to the Governor's Contingency Fund for salaries and operational expenses previously advanced

through March 30, 1969 $45,230.00

Total $67,854.36

Section 2. This Act shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Act and the funds appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer from the General Fund. Any portion of the sum appropriated remaining unexpended on June 30, 1969 shall revert to the General Fund.

Approved April 29, 1969.