CHAPTER 631

FORMERLY HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION

No. 20

AUTHORIZING THE GOVERNOR TO REDUCE APPROPRIATIONS TO SOLVE THE REVENUE CRISIS IN THE STATE OF DELAWARE.

WHEREAS, there exists a revenue crisis in the State of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, House Bills No. 497, 498, 499, 500, and 501 reduce the appropriations under House Bill No. 200, as amended, by approximately $13.5 Million; and

WHEREAS, such estimated figure may fluctuate and it is essential that a reduction of $13.5 Million be made in order to alleviate the present financial crisis;

NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT RESOLVED by the members of the House of Representatives of the 126th General Assembly of the State of Delaware, the Senate concurring therein, that the Governor is authorized to further reduce the several Budget appropriations as contained in House Bill No. 200, as amended, in addition to the reductions provided for in House Bills No. 497, 498, 499, 500, and 501, in the event the reductions contained therein are less than $13.5 Million in such an amount to obtain a total reduction of $13.5 Million.

Approved July 1, 1971.