CHAPTER 236

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 503, TITLE 31, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO ELIGIBILITY FOR WELFARE ASSISTANCE.

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

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

(c) The amount of assistance allowed in each case of old age assistance shall be limited by the circumstances of such case as ascertained, after full and complete investigation, by the Department. The limitations on the amount of old age assistance may be exceeded however, by the amount of any payments for medical care as defined in section 502, of this chapter. In no case should the amount of assistance allowed exceed $130 monthly.

Approved July 10, 1969.