CHAPTER 74

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 98

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO POWERS OF THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL.

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

Section 1. Amend Title 29, Delaware Code by adding new §8003 (14) to read as follows:

"(14) The Secretary is empowered to apply for and accept grants which the Secretary deems necessary or desirable to the performance of the functions of the Department, subject to Chapter 76 of Title 29 of the Delaware Code. The Secretary is empowered to administer and distribute those funds in the form of grants to qualified entities when funds are available for such purposes. Qualified entities may include, but are not limited to, state, county and local agencies, educational institutions, not-for-profit organizations, corporations, and other businesses, and individual citizens.".

Approved June 23, 1995