CHAPTER 518

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 1031

AN ACT TO PROVIDE A SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A MODEL PROGRAM FOR SEVERELY AND PROFOUNDLY MENTALLY RETARDED HANDICAPPED PERSONS.

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

Section 1. The sum of $83,069 is hereby appropriated to the Department of Public Instruction (95-00-000) for the establishment of a model program for severely and profoundly mentally retarded handicapped persons during fiscal year ending June 30, 1975.

Section 2. On or before March 15, 1975, the Department of Public Instruction shall submit a report to the General Assembly covering the first six months of the operation of the model program, together with its proposals for continuance or discontinuance of the model program. In the event a proposal to continue said program is submitted, the Department of Public Instruction shall also submit a recommendation for the method of funding the program.

Section 3. This Act is a supplementary appropriation and the funds hereby appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer from the General Fund of the State of Delaware from monies not otherwise appropriated. Any monies appropriated herein which remain unexpended on June 30, 1975 shall revert to the General Fund.

Approved July 18, 1974