CHAPTER 28

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 25

AN ACT TO PROVIDE SUPPLEMENTARY FUNDS FOR THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE DRINKING WATER STANDARDS WHICH ARE REQUIRED BY SECTION 122 (3) (C), TITLE 16, DELAWARE CODE.

WHEREAS, the 126th General Assembly amended Section 122(3) (C) to require the establishment of drinking water standards, and the State Board of Health adopted regulations which include drinking water standards on May 14, 1971; and

WHEREAS, proper and adequate implementation of the standards is not possible unless a sufficient number of personnel and adequate equipment is provided; and

WHEREAS, citizens are complaining that the standards are not being enforced,

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

Section 1. The sum of $25,760 is appropriated to the Department of Health and Social Services, Division of Public Health, for the administration of a program to implement the drinking water standards for the period extending from February through June, 1973.

Section 2. This Act is a supplementary appropriation and the money appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of funds in the General Fund of the State of Delaware not otherwise appropriated.

Section 3. Any money appropriated herein and unexpended on June 30, 1973, shall revert to the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Approved April 26, 1973.