CHAPTER 49

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 198

AN ACT RELATING TO THE NAME OF THE FERRIS SCHOOL FOR BOYS.

WHEREAS, the Ferris School for Boys is a venerable institution among the State's schools for assisting young persons who are experiencing serious difficulties in accepting our system of rules and laws; and

WHEREAS, in recent years the Ferris School for Boys has been incorrectly designated as "Youth Development Center -Ferris Campus"; and

WHEREAS, it is the desire of the General Assembly to provide a legal, correct name for the Ferris School for Boys.

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. Amend Chapter 51, Title 31 of the Delaware Code, by adding the following new section:

"§5112. Name of Ferris School

The Ferris School for Boys, in New Castle County, a facility of the Division of Juvenile Correction of Delaware, shall be officially known as The Ferris School for Boys."

Approved May 31, 1979.