AN ACT TO AMEND VOLUME 55, LAWS OF DELAWARE, CHAPTER 122, AUTHORIZING THE STATE OF DELAWARE TO BORROW MONEY TO BE USED FOR CONSTRUCTION OF SANITARY SEWAGE DISPOSAL SYSTEMS AND EMPOWERING THE STATE BOARD OF HEALTH TO ADMINISTER, REGULATE AND DISTRIBUTE SUCH FUNDS AND TO ISSUE BONDS AND NOTES THEREFOR AND APPROPRIATING THE MONEY BORROWED TO THE BOARD OF HEALTH.
WHEREAS, Volume 55, Laws of Delaware, Chapter 122, provided for the issuance of bonds and bond anticipation notes upon the full faith and credit of the State of Delaware in the sum of one million five hundred thousand dollars ($1,500,000) for the purpose of appropriating funds to the State Board of Health for the construction of certain sanitary sewage disposal systems; and
WHEREAS, thirty-three (33) qualified agencies made application to the Board of Health pursuant to the provisions of the Act; and
WHEREAS, the sum appropriated was insufficient to enable the State Board of Health, to distribute the aid funds to two (2) qualified agencies; and
WHEREAS, in order to complete the list of qualified agencies and to distribute to them sufficient funds for the completion of the sanitary sewage disposal system- project, an additional sum of two hundred thousand dollars ($200,000) is required,
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware (three-fourths of all Members elected to each House concurring therein):
Section 1. Volume 55, Laws of Delaware, Chapter 122, is hereby amended by striking therefrom wherever it appears "one million five hundred thousand dollars ($1,500,000)" and inserting in lieu thereof "one million seven hundred thousand dollars ($1,700,000) ".
Approved February 2, 1970