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AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO THE STATE PARK COMMISSION FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A BOAT LAUNCHING RAMP IN THE VICINITY OF DELAWARE CITY.

WHEREAS, water rescues from the Delaware River in the vicinity of Pea Patch Island and from the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal are performed by several volunteer fire companies; and

WHEREAS, there is no boat launching ramp facility for such rescues in the vicinity of Delaware City or at Fort Delaware State Park on Pea Patch Island; and

WHEREAS, a boat launching ramp facility in the vicinity of Delaware City would also serve the needs of the State Park Commission as well as the people of the State of Delaware;

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. The sum of $35,000 is hereby appropriated to the State Park Commission of Delaware for the Construction of a boat launching ramp facility in the vicinity of Delaware City, the location thereof to be determined by the State Park Commission.

Section 2. This Act is a supplementary appropriation and the money appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of the General Fund of the State of Delaware not otherwise appropriated.

Section 3. Any money appropriated hereunder and unexpended shall revert to the General Fund of the State of Delaware on June 30, 1970.

Approved July 14, 1969.