HOUSE BILL NO. 593
AN ACT TO PROVIDE A SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATION TO THE OPERATIONS ACCOUNT OF THE STATE LOTTERY OFFICE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE FOR PAYMENT OF THE PRIOR YEAR OBLIGATIONS.
WHEREAS, the direct costs of running the football lottery in the Fall of 1976 exceeded the amount put into the State Lottery Office's operations account by more than $371,500; and
WHEREAS, the State Lottery Office has outstanding and
anticipated operations obligations of approximately $371,500.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. There is hereby appropriated the sum of $371,500 to be paid to the State Lottery Office for purpose of reimbursing the Operations Account for the excess expenses incurred by the Football Lottery games during the prior fiscal year.
Section 2. This is a supplementary appropriation and the funds hereby appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of the General Fund from funds not otherwise appropriated.
Section 3. The funds hereby appropriated shall be used only for the purposes specified and any funds hereby appropriated that remain unexpended on June 30, 1978 shall revert to the General Fund of the State of Delaware.
Approved August 12, 1977.