SENATE BILL NO. 626
AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO PROVIDE FOR SUPPLEMENTAL PAYMENTS TO THE FIREMEN'S PENSION FUND OF THE WILMINGTON BUREAU OF FIRE AND THE VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANIES OF THIS STATE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF 18 DELAWARE CODE, SECTION 705.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE (Three-quarters of all members elected to each House thereof concurring therein):
The sum of $219,147.01 is hereby appropriated to be distributed in the following manner:
(a) $68,943.82 to the Firemen's Pension Fund of the City of Wilmington;
(b) $91,943.88 to be divided equally among the 21 volunteer fire companies of New Castle County, outside the City of Wilmington;
(e) $6,628.50 to be divided equally among the 18 volunteer fire companies of Kent County; and
(d) $51,630.81 to be divided equally among the 21 volunteer fire companies of Sussex County.
Section 2. This is a supplemental appropriation and the funds herein appropriated shall be paid out of the General Fund of the State of Delaware by the Treasurer from funds not otherwise appropriated.
Section 3. The funds herein appropriated remaining unexpended or unencumbered on June 30, 1981 shall revert to the General Fund of the State of Delaware.
Section 4. Distribution of the funds referred to in Section 1 of this bill shall be in accordance with the provisions and requirements of 18 Del. C. 5705. Aforesaid funds shall he in addition to the funds previously distributed pursuant to 18 Del. C. §705 the organizations referred to in Section 1, pursuant to 18 Del. C. 5705, with respect to insurance premiums written in Delaware in calendar year 1978. Payments of the funds authorized by Section 1 of this bill shall fully satisfy the State's obligation under 18 Del. C. 5705 with respect to payments based on insurance premiums written in Delaware in calendar year 1978.
Approved July 10, 1980.