CHAPTER 248

FORMERLY

SENATE.BILL NO. 405

AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO THE CITY OF NEW CASTLE.

WHEREAS, the City of New Castle was the site of the Separation Day festivities honoring Delaware's initial show of independence; and

WHEREAS, the citizens of New Castle enthusiastically worked together to put on one of the finest events of the Bicentennial Celebration; and

WHEREAS, the continuation of the Separation Day festivities will be beneficial to Delaware citizens of all ages, by increasing their awareness of the contributions of the Delawareans in an earlier period of this Nation's first step to greatness.

NOW, THEREFORE:

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE (Three-fourths of all the members elected to each House thereof concurring therein):

Section 1. The sum of $5,000 is hereby appropriated to the City of New Castle for continuation of Separation Day festivities.

Section 2. This Act is a supplementary appropriation and the monies appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer from General Fund monies not otherwise appropriated.

Approved April 13, 1978.