CHAPTER 391

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

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

Section 1. Amend Title 31, Section 503, Delaware Code, by adding at the end of subsection (a), as amended by House Bill No. 501, the following sentence:

The Secretary of the Department of Health and Social Services shall have the authority to grant an exemption from the provisions of the preceding sentence when there exists extraordinary circumstances which would otherwise cause an extreme hardship.

Approved April 30, 1970.