CHAPTER 719

SENATE BILL NO. 867

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TRANSFER OF FUNDS FROM THE SCHOOL BOND REVERSION ACCOUNT AND APPROPRIATING SUCH FUNDS TRANSFERRED TO THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the .State of Delaware (three fourthsof all members elected 10 each House thereof concurring therein):

Section 1. The sum of $400,000.00 in the School Bond Reversion Account shall be transferred from such Bond Reversion Account and is hereby appropriated to the Department of Corrections for the erection of six (6) guard towers equipped with lights and/or the installation of protective or electronic devices essential to prevent escapes from the Delaware Correctional Center located near Smyrna, Delaware.

Section 2. The funds appropriated by this Act may be used for the costs incidental to the project set forth in Section 1 of this Act and are to include but not be limited to design, planning, construction, equipping, landscaping and other costs.

Section 3. This Act shall take effect, any other law to the contrary, notwithstanding.

Approved September 8, 1976