HOUSE BILL NO. 1128
AN ACT TO ASSIST THE CAPE HENLOPEN SENIOR CENTER TO MEET ONE-TIME RELOCATION EXPENSES BY MAKING AN APPROPRIATION THEREFOR.
WHEREAS, the Cape Henlopen Senior Center has been helping the State carry out mandated social services for 13 years; and
WHEREAS, the building presently housing the Senior Center is privately owned and the owner has different plans for the building; and
WHEREAS, the number of clients served by the Center has risen dramatically since 1966 when the membership was 600 members and in 1980 it is 1300 members; and
WHEREAS, the Cape Henlopen Senior Center serves a broad geographical area, serving residents of Rehoboth, Lewes, Angola and other surrounding areas; and
WHEREAS, the Senior Center is a multi-purpose center administering several new projects which warrant increased space for Senior Center activities; and
WHEREAS, the budget of the Center is not adequate to meet the one-time transitional expenses for moving into a new facility.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE (Three-quarters of all members elected to each House thereof concurring therein):
Section 1. The sum of $49,200 is hereby appropriated to the Cape Henlopen Senior Center, Inc. Board of Directors to be used to help the Center meet relocation costs.
Section 2. This is a supplementary appropriation and the funds herein appropriated shall be paid from the General Fund by the State Treasurer from monies 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.
Approved July 11, 1980