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HOUSE BILL NO. 1266

AN ACT MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE DELAWARE ASSOCIATION OF CHIEFS OF POLICE FOR CAMP BARNES TO AID IN OPERATIONAL EXPENSES.

WHEREAS, Camp Barnes was established in 1948 by a Committee of the Delaware Association of Chiefs of Police, for the recreation of deserving youths from throughout the State;

WHEREAS, the children who attend Camp Barnes are recommended by State and local police officers, school nurses, social service agencies, and Delaware Association of Chiefs of Police members; and

WHEREAS, funds to maintain and operate the camp are obtained solely from private donations and fund raising projects held throughout the State each year.

NOW, THEREFORE:

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware (three-fourths of all the members elected to each House thereof concurring therein):

Section 1. The sum of $10,000 is appropriated to the Delaware Association of Chiefs of Police for the purpose of maintaining and operating the camp.

Section 2. This Act is a supplementary appropriation for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1977, and the monies appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of monies in the General Fund of the State of Delaware not otherwise appropriated.