CHAPTER 208

HOUSE BILL NO. 22

AS AMENDED BY

HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AND

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 5

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 10, TITLE 14 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS.

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

Section 1. Amend Chapter 10, Title 14 of the Delaware Code by prefacing the paragraph under §1029 with an (a) and adding a new subsection (b) to said section to read as follows:

"(b) In each reorganized vocational-technical school district there shall be a vocational-technical school board which shall have the authority to administer and to supervise all the vocational-technical centers or schools of the vocational-technical school district and which shall have the authority to determine policy and adopt rules and regulations

for the general administration and supervision of the vocational-technical centers or schools of the reorganized vocational-technical school district. Such administration,

supervision and policy shall be conducted and formulated in accordance with Delaware law and the policies, rules and regulations of the State Board of Education. All vocational-technical centers or schools shall come within the authority

of the vocational-technical school board in the county in which they are located."

Section 2. The authority as conveyed in this Act for the vocational-technical school board to administer all the vocational-technical centers or schools in the county in which the board is located shall not be considered a consolidation for the purposes

of Section 1027 of Title 14 of the Delaware Code.

Section 3. This Act shall become effective July 1, 1978 and vocational-technical centers or schools currently administered by a reorganized school district other than the vocational-technical school district shall continue as heretofore until July 1, 1978.

Approved February 2, 1978.