CHAPTER 626

AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH TO BE USED FOR SURFACING AND OTHER IMPROVEMENTS OF ENTRANCE ROAD AND PARKING AREA AT THE HOSPITAL FOR THE MENTALLY RETARDED.

WHEREAS, the Department of Mental Health and the Hospital for the Mentally Retarded have faithfully served the mentally ill of the State of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, all members of the General Assembly have always stayed aware and cognizant of the activities of the Hospital and Medical Center in Georgetown; and

WHEREAS, the General Assembly believes that the appropriation requested by the Georgetown facility is in the best interests of the State and its citizens;

NOW, THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. The sum of $8,500 is hereby appropriated to the Department of Mental Health to provide funds to defray all reasonable and necessary expenses involved in surfacing and otherwise improving the entrance road and parking area serving the Hospital for the Mentally Retarded.

Section 2. This Act is a supplementary appropriation act and the funds hereby appropriated shall be paid from the General Fund of the State Treasury from monies not otherwise appropriated.

Section 3. The funds so appropriated shall be used only for the purposes herein specified, and any funds appropriated but unexpended by December 30, 1970, shall thereupon revert to the General Fund of the State Treasury.

Approved June 30, 1970.