CHAPTER 60

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 261

AN ACT TO PROVIDE A SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY AFFAIRS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TO MAINTAIN AN ADEQUATE SERVICE LEVEL.

WHEREAS, the importance of economic growth in Delaware is recognized as necessary to the well being of the citizens of the State; and

WHEREAS, there is a paramount need for the creation of new jobs in Delaware for those persons now unemployed; and

WHEREAS, the demand for travel information made by potential visitors to Delaware has substantially increased in the first three quarters of this fiscal year seriously drained the financial resources of the Division to respond; and

WHEREAS, failure to respond to the requests for information could result in the loss of thousands of potential visitors and millions of dollars in expenditures In travel related facilities.

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. The sum of $26,218 is hereby appropriated to the Department of

Community Affairs and Economic Development.

 

Travel

4,000

Contractual Services

18,000

Supplies and Materials

3,218

Capital Outlay

1,000

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

Section 3. The funds so appropriated shall be used only for the purposes set forth in Section 1, herein, and any funds appropriated and not expended or encumbered by June 30, 1979, shall revert to the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Approved June 8, 1979