CHAPTER 577

SENATE BILL NO. 744

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 17, TITLE 14, DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PUPIL UNIT FOR ORTHOPEDICALLY HANDICAPPED CHILDREN IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOLS AND FURTHER PROVIDING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION THEREFOR.

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

Section 1. Amend §1703 (d) of Chapter 17, Title 14, Delaware Code by striking the figure "10" as it relates to the unit for orthopedically handicapped children and inserting in lieu thereof the figure "6".

Section 2. The sum of $300,000 is hereby appropriated to the State Board of Education for distribution to public school districts in order to carry out the provisions of this Act during the fiscal year ending June 30, 1977.

Section 3. This Act is a supplementary appropriation and the funds hereby appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of funds in the General Fund of the State of Delaware not otherwise appropriated.

Section 4. The funds herein appropriated remaining unexpended on June 30, 1977 shall revert to the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Approved July 20, 1976