CHAPTER 18

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 237

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 277, VOLUME 62, AS AMENDED BY CHAPTER 423, VOLUME 62, LAWS OF DELAWARE, TO PROVIDE FOR THE ADJUSTMENT OF THE FORMULA FOR NON-PUBLIC SCHOOL BUS TRANSPORTATION, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR.

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

Section 1. Amend Section 88(b), Chapter 277, Volume 62, as amended by Chapter 423, Volume 62, Laws of Delaware, by striking the figure "52,448.2" in its entirety as it appears in said Section 88(b) and substituting in lieu thereof the figure "52,919.2."

Section 2. The Budget Director and the Controller General are hereby authorized and directed to transfer four hundred seventy one thousand ($471.0) from the Educational Contingency (95-01-005) Department of Public Instruction appropriated in the Fiscal 1981 Budget Act to the School Pupil Transportation line (95-01-008) of the Department of Public Instruction appropriation in said Act.

Section 3. The Department of Public Instruction shall allocate the funds made available by the Act to make adjustments in the formula for non-public school bus transportation necessitated by the increased costs of operating and maintaining school buses.

Section 4. The funds hereby authorized remaining unexpended by June 30, 1981 shall revert to the General Fund.

Approved May 15, 1981.