HOUSE BILL NO. 34
AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 32, TITLE 29, OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE DELAWARE HERITAGE COMMISSION.
WHEREAS, the Delaware Heritage Commission has diligently and capably planned, developed and executed a highly successful commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the ratification of the United States Constitution by Delaware, the First State to do so; and
WHEREAS, there are other significant commemorations which should be observed in the future, including the 200th anniversary of the ratification of the Bill of Rights in 1791 and the 500th anniversary of the voyage of Columbus to the New World in 1492; and
WHEREAS, there is even more important work of the Commission to be done, which is of a continuing nature, including the coordination of efforts among historical societies and heritage groups and the raising of citizen awareness in heritage in order to promote the goals of liberty and independence, freedom and justice according to the purpose of the founding of the Nation; and
WHEREAS, the Commission should have continuing status to accomplish these ends; and
WHEREAS, under 29 Del. C.§3201 (d), the Commission will cease to exist on December 31, 1990.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE
Section 1. Amend Section 3201, Chapter 32, Title 29, of the Delaware Code by striking subsection (d) in its entirety.
Approved July 10, 1990.