CHAPTER 103

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 199

AS AMENDED BY

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION FOR THE PURPOSE OF MAKING FORMULA ADJUSTMENTS WITH THE SCHOOL BUS CONTRACTORS.

WHEREAS, the State Board of Education on January 15, 1976, changed the school bus formula for contractors; and

WHEREAS, the formula adjustment will necessitate a supplementary appropriation for FY 77 of $510,000; and

WHEREAS, gasoline and maintenance adjustment from September 1, 1976, to June 30, 1977, will require a supplementary appropriation of $169,000.

NOW, THEREFORE:

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. The sum of $679,000 is hereby appropriated to the State Board of Education for the purpose of making formula adjustments with the school bus contractors, excluding school district or State-owned or operated buses.

Section 2. 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 3. The funds hereby appropriated remaining unexpended on June 30, 1977, shall revert to the Genral Fund of the State of Delaware.

Section 4. This Act provides a supplementary appropriation. based on the January 15, 1976, school bus formula for contractors for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1977, and shall not be construed as a basis for making formula adjustments in ensuing fiscal years.

Approved June 29, 1977.