CHAPTER 342

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 958

AN ACT DIRECTING THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL TO PROVIDE FOR LIFEGUARDS AND MAINTENANCE SERVICES AT DEWEY BEACH AND FENWICK ISLAND FOR THE 1974 SUMMER SEASON AND MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION THEREFORE.

WHEREAS, increasing numbers of vacationers are expected to make use of the beaches at Dewey Beach and Fenwick Island this summer; and

WHEREAS, these beaches are not now protected by lifeguards and have no maintenance program; and

WHEREAS, providing such lifeguards and maintenance service would serve to protect life and property and make these Delaware beaches safer and more pleasant for the general public.

NOW THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. The Secretary of the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is hereby directed to provide for lifeguards and maintenance at Dewey Beach and the unincorporated section of Fenwick Island for the period May 24, 1974 through September 2, 1974.

Section 2. The sum of $10,000 is hereby appropriated to the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, Division of Parks, Recreation and Forestry, for the purposes of carrying out the said Act.

Section 3. This is a supplementary appropriation and the monies herein appropriated shall be paid from the General Fund of the State of Delaware out of funds not otherwise appropriated.

Section 4. Funds appropriated herein remaining unexpended on June 30, 1975 shall revert to the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Approved May 30, 1974.