HOUSE BILL NO. 825
AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE MONEY TO DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE FOR PAYMENTS OF CLAIMS RELATING TO "VETERANS' MILITARY PAY ACT NO. III."
WHEREAS, the 127th General Assembly with the passage of Senate Bill No. 454 provided an extension of the period when claims and payments may be made under the Act to June 30, 1974; and
WHEREAS, it is anticipated that applications for claims will amount to $90,000. The Department of Finance has a remaining balance of $20,000 from the Veterans' Military Pay Bond Authorization Act and will need additional funds to pay anticipated claims.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:
Section 1. The sum of $70,000 is hereby appropriated to the Department of Finance to be used toward payment of bona-fide veterans' claims received up to and including June 30, 1974. Unexpended funds shall revert to the General Fund by September 80, 1974.
Section 2. Funds appropriated herein shall be paid by the State Treasurer from the General Fund monies not otherwise appropriated.
Approved June 24, 1974.