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AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 503, CHAPTER 5, TITLE 31, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO WELFARE, IN ORDER TO PERMIT STATE PARTICIPATION IN THE FEDERAL WORK INCENTIVE PROGRAM.

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

Section 1. Section 503, Chapter 5, Title 31, Delaware Code, is hereby amended by striking subsection (f) and substituting in lieu thereof a new subsection (f) as follows:

Public assistance recipients engaged in program activities or work and training projects, administered under Section 1115 of the Social Security Act, or under any title of the Federal Economic Opportunity Act of 1964, or under Part C of Title IV of the Social Security Act, commonly known as the Work Incentive Program, shall be exempt from the ceilings on the amount of assistance set by this section to the extent of the benefits provided under the above indicated federal programs for the period in which they are active in such programs and continue to be eligible for such public assistance payments.

Approved May 15, 1969.