CHAPTER 676

AN ACT TO AMEND AN ACT ENTITLED "AN ACT MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE EXPENSE OF THE STATE GOVERNMENT FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 1971", BEING HOUSE BILL NO. 630 OF THE 125TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND ALSO KNOWN AS THE 1971 BUDGET APPROPRIATION BILL.

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

Section 1. House Bill No. 630, as approved by both the Senate and the House of Representatives of the 125th General Assembly and entitled "An Act making appropriations for the expense of the State Government for the Fiscal Year ending June 30, 1971", and also known as the 1971 Budget Appropriation Bill (hereinafter referred to as House Bill No. 630), is amended by striking out the figures shown therein for the lines in Section 1 hereinafter listed and marked " (1) " and by inserting new figures in lieu thereof as set forth in this section; by adding new lines to Section 1 as hereinafter listed in this section and marked "(2)"; and by striking out the lines in Section 1 hereinafter listed and marked " (3) " in their entirety.

Delaware Commission on Interstate Cooperation

(2) Contractual Services

Education Compact—Dues $ 9,000

Legislative Council

(1) Salary of Assistant Director $ 14,000

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (6) 53,500

(1) Travel 10,000

Kent County Department of Elections

(1) Salary of Administrative Director $ 10,000

(1) Salary of Deputy Administrative Director 8,500

(1) Salaries—Extra Employees 5,400

(1) Contractual Services

Other Contractual Services 4,050

Secretary of State

(2) Salary of Data Processing (8) $ 35,500

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (60) 312,200

(2) Contractual Services

Data Processing—Rental 17,500

(3) Supplies and Materials 40,600

(4) (2) Supplies and Materials

Data Processing 10,000

Other Supplies and Materials 40,600

Development Department

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (15) 122,876

Personnel Commission

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (12) 100,300

Superior Court

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (58.5) $ 423,050

(1) Travel 27,000

Department of Justice

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (24) 153,000

Public Defender

(1) Salary of Public Defender $ 15,000

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (8) 53,300

Fire Prevention Commission — Office of State Fire Marshal

(1) Contractual Services $ 7,400

(1) Supplies and Materials 5,900

Human Relations Commission

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (6.5) 48,600

(1) Travel 5,300

(1) Contractual Services 5,900

(1) Capital Outlay 2,400

Public Archives Commission

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (17).... $ 107,734

Public Archives Commission—State Museum

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (10).... $ 62,974

Custodian

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (95).... $ 459,000

Board of Health

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (152)... $1,166,000

(1) Other Contractual Services 72,800

(1) Other Supplies and Materials 40,300

Department of Mental Health —Delaware State Hospital

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (802).. $4,785,000

Department of Mental Health —Governor Bacon Health Center

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (270)... $1,610,000

Department of Mental Health —Hospital for the Mentally Retarded

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (410)... $2,190,000

Delaware Home and Hospital for Chronically Ill at Smyrna

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (547) $2,847,500

Commission for the Aging

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (2.5) 13,050

(1) Older American Act Grants 136,800

(1) Employment of Elderly Program 25,000

Youth Services Commission

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (170).. $1,178,800

Board of Parole

(1) Salary of Executive Secretary $ 8,500

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (1) 6,192

Highway Department —Motor Fuel Tax Division

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (5) $ 35,600

Federal-State Highway Safety Coordinator

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (2) $ 12,500

Delaware Agency to Reduce Crime

(1) Aid to Local Law Enforcement Agencies $ 650,000

Board of State Employees Pension Trustees

(1) Salaries and Wages of Employees (3) 30,000

(2) Supplies and Materials 2,100

(3) Capital Outlay 600

Contingency Fund

(2) Judicial Reform—Family Courts 150,000

(1) Court Rents 336,282

Section 2. The said House Bill No. 630 is further amended by changing all the totals and sub-totals appearing in Section 1 thereof to reflect the changes set forth in Section 1 of this Act.

Section 3. The said House Bill No. 630 is further amended by inserting a comma and the phrase "as appropriated and authorized in Section 1 of this Act," immediately after the word "positions" where it appears on Page 72, Line 5 of said House Bill No. 630.

Section 4. The said House Bill No. 630 is further amended by deleting in its entirety Section 25 thereof, and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

Section 25. Nothing contained in Titles 14 and 31, Delaware Code, shall be construed as authorizing appropriations or expenditures of General Fund monies during the fiscal year ending June 30, 1971 in excess of or other than the amounts set forth in this Act and as may be authorized in Supplementary Appropriation Acts enacted by the 125th General Assembly and the 126th General Assembly.

Approved July 7, 1970.