CHAPTER 396

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 421

AN ACT MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR CERTAIN GRANTS-IN-AID FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2001; SPECIFYING CERTAIN PROCEDURES, CONDITIONS AND LIMITATIONS FOR THE EXPENDITURE OF SUCH FUNDS; AMENDING THE FISCAL YEAR 2001 APPROPRIATIONS ACT; AND AMENDING CERTAIN PERTINENT STATUTORY PROVISIONS.

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

(Three-Fourths of all members elected to each house thereof concurring therein):

Section Funds are hereby appropriated to the following grants-in-aid in the amounts listed:

Accounting

Code Organization/Description Amount

Dept. of Health & Social Services

(35-01-10) Office of Secretary

Adolescent Program $ 667,167

(35-05-30) Emergency Medical Services

Paramedic Program Operations $ 8,489,000

Accounting

Code Organization/Description Amount

(35-14-01) Services for Aging & Adults with Physical Disabilities

Senior Center

Absolom Jones Senior Center $ 172,760

Brandywine Senior Center 194,915

Bridgeville Senior Center 106,611

Cape Henlopen Senior Center 168,104

Chesapeake and Delaware Senior Center 115,359

Clarence Fraim Senior Center of Delaware, Inc. 163,353

Claymore Senior Center 200,473

Cornerstone Senior & Elder Care Center, Inc. 89,530

DeLaWarr Senior Center 195,915

Frederica Adult Center, Inc. 156,294

Georgetown CHEER Center 66,296

Graham Senior Center., Inc. 106,381

Greenwood CHEER Senior Center 77,087

Harrington Senior Center, Inc. 90,887

Harvest Years Senior Center, Inc. 78,863

Howard J. Weston Community & Senior Center, Inc. 319,606

Huling Cove CHEER Center 148,088

Indian River Senior Center, Inc. 129,704

Jewish Community Center, Senior Center 99,426

Jimmy Jenkins Senior Center 85,757

Laurel Senior Center, Inc. 187,876

Lewes Senior Citizens Center, Inc. 67,879

Lillian Smith Senior Center 61,181

Los Abuelos Center 49,234

M.O.T. Senior Citizen Center, Inc. 194,048

Mamie A. Warren Maturity Center, Inc. 154,337

Mid-County Senior Center, Inc. 195,781

Milford Senior Center, Inc. 139,040

The Modern Maturity Center, Inc. 327,639

Nanticoke Senior Center, Inc. 161,881

New Castle Senior Center 117,832

Newark Senior Center, Inc. 256,877

Northeast Senior Center, Inc. 81,278

Oak Grove Senior Center, Inc. 192,051

Oak Orchard CHEER Center 104,843

Ocean View Leisure Center 73,715

Peoples Settlement - Senior Citizens Program 73,401

Roxana CHEER Senior Center 77,087

St. Anthony's Senior Center 126,370

St. Patrick's Center, Inc. 134,704

St. Peter's Adult Center, Inc. 105,924

St. Thomas Senior Center, Inc. 119,759

The Salvation Army Senior Center 78,126

Sellers Senior Center, Inc. 127,792

Slaughter Neck CHEER Center 77,087

South Wilmington Senior Adult Center 41,843

Senior Center (continued)

West Center City Adult Center, Inc. $ 91,522

Wilmington Senior Center, Inc. 169,645

Total – Senior Centers $ 6,354,161

Department of Public Safety

(45-01-01) Office of Secretary - Administration

Local Police Coordination $ 64,480

Aid to Local Law Enforcement 675,000

TOTAL - Section 1 $ 16,249,808

Section Funds are hereby appropriated to the following grants-in-aid in the amounts listed:

Category/Description Amount

One-Time Items:

Aid to Local Law Enforcement $ 1,400,000

Korean War Veterans 11,756

Darley Society 6,000

Health Care Commission – DIDER 100,000

SODAT 40,000

Fairfax Civic Association – 50th Anniversary 1,000

Economic Impact Study – Office of the Controller General 5,000

Arts/Historical/Cultural/Tourism

African Festival and Parade Committee, Ltd. $ 8,600

Afro-American Historical Society of Delaware, Inc. 29,500

Associated Community Talents, Inc. 21,000

Challenge Program – Kalmar Nyckel 10,000

Delaware Academy of Science, Inc. - Iron Hill Museum 18,500

Delaware Agricultural Museum Assoc., Inc. 48,000

Delaware Center for Horticulture, Inc. 34,000

Delaware Children’s Museum 10,000

Delaware City Day Committee 30,000

Delaware Greenways, Inc. 28,500

Delaware Humanities Council, Inc. 58,000

Delaware Museum of Natural History 14,500

Delaware Nature Society, Inc. 42,000

Delaware Seashore Preservation Foundation 5,000

Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame 10,000

Delaware State Fair, Inc. 157,500

Delaware State Police Museum, Inc. 25,000

Duck Creek Historical Society, Inc. 10,000

First Night Dover, Inc. 8,500

First Night Wilmington, Inc. 11,000

Fort Delaware Society 12,500

Friends of the Claymont Stone School 10,000

Friends of John Dickinson Mansion 7,500

Friends of Wilmington Parks 17,000

Arts/Historical/Cultural/Tourism (continued)

Georgetown Historical Society $ 18,200

Greater Harrington Historical Society 20,510

Harrington Parks & Recreation Commission 8,000

Historic Red Clay Valley, Inc.

Wilmington & Western Railroad 21,000

Historical Society of Delaware 86,100

Kalmar Nyckel Foundation 25,000

Milford Historical Society 5,000

Millsboro Historical Society 2,500

Milton Historical Society 1,500

Miss Delaware Scholarship Pageant, Inc. 8,500

Nanticoke Indian Association, Inc. 16,000

New Castle Historical Society 8,000

New Castle - Separation Day 22,000

New Sweden Center – Kalmar Nyckel Foundation 10,000

Old Brandywine Village 10,000

Preservation Delaware 28,000

Quaker Hill Historical Preservation Foundation 4,500

Seaford Historical Society, Inc./Seaford Museum 4,500

Sister Cities of Wilmington 7,500

Smyrna-Clayton Heritage Association 6,600

Sussex County Return Day, Inc. 12,000

WHYY, Inc. 583,000

Wilmingtonians, Inc. 10,500

WSCL FM Salisbury State University 20,000

Aging - Other

Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware, Inc. $ 84,000

Catholic Charities, Inc./Support Services for Seniors 47,775

Creative Grandparenting, Inc. 30,000

Creative Grandparenting, Inc. - Summer of Respect – Year Round 105,000

Delaware Senior Olympics 35,000

Generations Home Care, Inc. - Geriatrics 178,500

Georgetown CHEER Senior Services - Homebound Meals 7,350

Graham Senior Center – Fit for Life 15,000

Greenwood CHEER Senior Services - Homebound Meals 7,350

Harvest Years Senior Center 12,600

Meals on Wheels Delaware 5,250

Meals on Wheels of Lewes and Rehoboth, Inc. 57,750

Modern Maturity Center, Inc. - Meals on Wheels 35,000

Nanticoke Senior Center – Homebound Meals 7,350

Nanticoke Senior Center - Physical Fitness 5,513

Newark Senior Center 12,600

Oak Orchard CHEER Senior Services - Homebound Meals 12,600

Roxana CHEER Senior Services - Homebound Meals 12,600

Slaughter Neck CHEER Senior Services - Homebound Meals 12,600

St. Anthony’s Community Center 35,000

St. Patrick’s Center - Grocery Distribution 9,300

Aging – Other (continued)

Sussex County Senior Services, Inc. $ 57,750

Sussex County Senior Services - Cheermobile Mini Market 13,808

Sussex County Senior Services – Fitness 15,000

William "Hicks" Anderson Community Center

- Senior Physical Fitness Program 8,925

Handicapped/Health/Labor

Adult Special Education Program, Inc. $ 63,145

AHEDD, Inc. - Dover/Wilmington 62,180

AIDS Delaware 14,500

Alliance for the Mentally Ill in Delaware 72,765

American Cancer Society, DE., Division, Inc. 43,000

American Diabetes Assoc. - Delaware Affiliate, Inc. 14,000

American Heart Association, PA/DE Affiliate, Inc. 5,000

Arthritis Foundation, Delaware Chapter 26,000

Association for the Rights of Citizens

with Mental Retardation in Delaware 14,000

Brain Injury Association of Delaware, Inc. 8,915

Career Exploration Program, Inc. 48,510

Center for Community Education 6,615

Connections CSP, Inc. 5,515

Delaware Association for Blind Athletes 8,105

Delaware Association for the Blind 62,845

Delaware Association for Rehabilitation Facilities 3,000

Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition 13,780

Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition – Y Me. Affiliation 5,000

Delaware Cancer Pain Initiative, Inc. 5,460

Delaware Chapter Alzheimer's Association 16,540

Delaware Elwyn, Inc. 27,780

Delaware Foundation for Retarded Children 10,000

Delaware HIV Consortium, Inc. 4,200

Delaware Hospice, Inc. 215,000

Delaware/Maryland Paralyzed Veterans Assoc., Inc. 45,000

Delaware Mental Health Consumer Coalition, Inc. 6,300

Delaware Special Olympics 29,000

Easter Seals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore 116,000

Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware 26,000

First State Project with Industry 2,900

Goodwill Industries of Delaware & Delaware Co., Inc. 9,450

Independent Resources, Inc. 2,750

Institute for Development of Human Resources 24,000

Jobs for Delaware Graduates, Inc. 250,000

Kent/Sussex Industries, Inc. 87,000

Mancus Foundation 47,000

Mary Campbell Center, Inc. 141,000

Mental Health Association in Delaware, Inc. 26,700

Ministry of Caring, Inc. – Dental Office 5,000

National Multiple Sclerosis Society 15,450

Opportunity Center, Inc. 18,200

Handicapped/Health/Labor (continued)

Parent Information Center of Delaware, Inc. $ 8,930

Perinatal Association, Inc. 24,255

Planned Parenthood of Delaware 4,000

Ronald McDonald House of Delaware 38,000

St. Francis Foundation 5,000

Tobin (W.E.) Foundation for the Visually Impaired 5,500

Tressler Centers of Delaware 5,500

Wellness Community - Delaware 13,230

Westside Health, Inc. – De. Nursing Centers 33,075

Westside Health, Inc. – Dental Health 5,500

Wilmington Employment Corps 5,500

Family and Youth Services

Residential Treatment

Aid-in-Dover, Inc. $ 65,600

Children's Home, Inc. 62,927

Diamond State Youth, Inc. 129,465

Home for Aged Women - Minquadale Home, Inc. 26,000

Independent Living of DE./CareLink Community Support Services, Inc. 121,900

Independent Living of DE./CareLink Comm. Support Serv. – Outpatient 5,000

Shepherd Place, Inc. 43,000

Other

Because We Care, Inc. $ 60,000

Because We Care, Inc. – Residential Facility 5,000

Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Delaware, Inc. 63,525

Boy Scouts of America, DE-Mar-Va Council, Inc. 6,000

Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware, Inc. 118,000

Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware, Inc. – Building Safer Communities 275,000

Bridgeville Community Action, Inc. 3,308

Camp Barnes, Inc. 35,616

Catholic Youth Organization, Inc. 22,932

Child, Inc. 111,925

Children & Families First 522,000

Christina Educational Endowment 5,000

Community Outreach & Prevention Education 5,250

Dave Tiberi Youth Center 5,000

Delaware Children’s Trust Fund 17,199

Delaware Ecumenical Council on Children & Families 4,000

Delaware Futures, Inc. 2,000

Delaware Guidance Services for Children & Youth, Inc. 220,000

Delaware Law Related Education Center, Inc. 18,000

Delaware Parents Association, Inc. 21,945

Delaware Volunteer Legal Services, Inc. 45,000

Diamond State Classic 20,000

Dover Community Branch of YMCA of DE. 34,729

Family & Workplace Connection 170,000

Grassroots Citizens for Children 10,000

Family and Youth Services (continued)

Other (continued)

Harrison House Community Programs, Inc. $ 13,000

Interfaith Housing Delaware, Inc. 20,000

Jewish Family Service of Delaware, Inc. 54,447

Lenape Indian Tribe of DE., Inc. 10,000

LPGA Urban Youth Golf Program 66,500

Lutheran Community Services, Inc. 14,222

Lutheran Community Services, Inc. - Life Food Pantries 5,000

National Council on Agricultural Life

and Labor Research Fund, Inc. 46,725

New Hope Recreation and Development Center 18,433

Northern Delaware Youth for Christ, Inc. 13,781

PAL of Delaware 60,000

People's Place II, Inc. 129,000

Prevent Child Abuse Delaware 51,345

"Slam Dunk to the Beach" Basketball Invitational 75,000

SOAR, Inc. 20,000

Stormin’s Classic 105,000

Supporting K.I.D.D.S. 18,729

United Cerebral Palsy of Delaware, Inc. 88,463

Volunteers for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention 15,000

Young Life Campaign 3,000

Alcohol/Drug Abuse

1212 Corporation $ 39,748

Addictions Coalition of Del., Inc. 35,000

ANKH, Inc. 35,690

Brandywine Counseling, Inc. 20,000

Catholic Charities – Substance Abuse Services 50,290

City of Dover Police Dept. – Substance Abuse Services 28,119

Delaware Association for Children of Alcoholics 50,000

God’s Way to Recovery, Inc. 2,500

Hogar Crea International, Inc. 5,000

House of Pride 25,000

Kent County Counseling Services 12,000

Limen House, Inc. 57,400

New Castle County Community Partnership, Inc. 6,000

Open Door, Inc. 179,529

Peoples Settlement Association 34,608

Sojourners' Place, Inc. 43,000

YMCA Resource Center of Delaware 69,300

Neighborhood/Community Services

American Chemical Society - SEEDelaware $ 5,408

American Red Cross in DE. - Emergency/Disaster Services 54,075

American Red Cross in DE. – Health & Safety 11,897

American Red Cross in DE. - Military/Social Services 12,500

American Red Cross in DE. - Transportation 17,304

Neighborhood/Community Services (continued)

Better Homes of Seaford, Inc. $ 25,000

Brandywine Community Resource Council, Inc. 332,021

Browntown Community Center 6,000

Cab Calloway Foundation 17,510

Casa San Francisco 75,000

Churches Take A Corner 2,500

Civil Air Patrol, Delaware Wing 22,660

Claymont Community Center - Knollwood 32,085

Community Design Center 22,712

Community Legal Aid Society, Inc. 136,000

CONTACT Delaware, Inc. 96,254

Delaware Aerospace Education Foundation 15,000

Delaware Center for Justice 13,000

Delaware Chapter - People to People International 4,350

Delaware City – Riverfront Youth Center 27,500

Delaware Coalition for Literacy 6,000

Delaware Community Reinvestment Action Council, Inc. 7,000

Delaware Crime Stoppers, Inc. 20,000

DE. Foundation for Science & Mathematics Education 5,000

Delaware Housing Coalition 33,500

Delaware Humane Association, Inc. 14,600

Delaware Mentor Program 19,500

Delaware Partners of the Alliance 7,000

Delaware Rural Water Association 14,000

Delaware Safe Kids Coalition 8,700

Delaware Safety Council, Inc. 50,000

Delaware Wrestling Alliance, Inc. 25,000

Delmarva Clergy United in Social Action, Inc. 8,200

Delmarva Rural Ministries, Inc. 39,100

Dover Housing Development Corp. 6,100

Eastlawn Area Human Services, Inc. 75,200

Eastside Citizens, Inc. 29,600

Edgemoor Community Center, Inc. 259,000

Elizabeth W. Murphy School, Inc. 16,300

Elsmere Recreation, Inc. 198,500

First State Community Action Agency, Inc. 59,100

First State Community Loan Fund 6,000

First State Resource Conservation & Dev. Council, Inc. 35,000

Food Bank of Delaware 195,000

Food Bank of Delaware – Kent & Sussex Counties 30,000

Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay, Inc. 47,000

Girls Inc. of Delaware – Youth Development Center 155,000

Girl’s Inc. – Jump Start 42,000

Girl’s Inc. – Project Pride 55,000

Gumboro Community Center, Inc. 15,000

Hilltop Lutheran Neighborhood Center, Inc. 100,000

Hockessin Community Center, Inc. 110,000

Home of the Brave Foundation 7,151

Home of Divine Providence, Inc./Bayard House 59,500

Homeward Bound, Inc. 76,300

Housing Opportunities of Northern Delaware, Inc. 6,000

Neighborhood/Community Services (continued)

Ingleside Homes, Inc. - Care Center $ 18,000

Ingleside Homes, Inc. - Care Van 38,000

Interfaith Mission of Sussex County 25,000

Inter-Neighborhood Foundation 5,000

Jewish Community Center 17,000

Junior Achievement of Delaware 45,000

Kingswood Community Center 8,000

La Esperanza, Inc. 5,000

Latin American Community Center, Inc. 65,000

Literacy Volunteers of America - Wilmington Library 7,000

Methodist Action Program 52,530

Milford Housing Development Corporation 20,600

Ministry of Caring, Inc. - Emmanuel Dining Room 83,430

Ministry of Caring, Inc. - House of Joseph 51,191

Ministry of Caring, Inc. -- House of Joseph II 23,381

Ministry of Caring, Inc. - Job Placement Center 32,239

Ministry of Caring, Inc. - Phase I 85,902

Ministry of Caring, Inc. - Phases II and III 84,563

Neighborhood House, Inc. 89,610

Neighborhood House, Inc. – Southern New Castle County 92,000

New Castle County Crisis Pregnancy Center 38,625

O. A. Herring Community Services 100,168

Project Reachout 8,000

Reading ASSIST Institute 17,000

Richardson Park Community Action Program, Inc. 35,000

Rose Hill Community Center, Inc. 220,000

Salvation Army, Inc. – Booth Social Service Center 131,250

Salvation Army, Inc. - Kent Co. Crisis Alleviation 43,407

Salvation Army, Inc. - Sussex Co. Crisis Alleviation 8,000

Salvation Army, Inc. – Supported Employment Program 13,000

SBM Housing, Inc./Gateway House 5,000

Science Alliance, Inc. 26,775

Seaford Revival Center Mission 5,000

Seamen's Center of Wilmington, Inc. 9,750

Slaughter Neck Community Action Agency, Inc. 50,000

Southbridge Medical Advisory Council, Inc. (HJMCR) 129,285

Southern Delaware Horse Retirement Assoc., Inc. 3,500

Southwest Wilmington Community Center, Inc. 122,055

STEHM, Inc. 21,000

Sussex Community Crisis Housing Services, Inc. 34,020

Sussex Family YMCA 30,643

Tri-State Bird Rescue and Research, Inc. 40,000

Urban Environmental Center, Inc. 4,000

USO Delaware, Inc. 10,700

West End Neighborhood House, Inc. 59,000

Whatcoat Social Service Agency 85,000

Wildlife Habitat, Inc. 5,700

YWCA of New Castle County, Delaware 305,000

TOTAL - Section 2 $ 14,663,583

Section (a) There is appropriated to the listed fire companies the following sums to be used for the prevention and extinguishment of fires throughout the State and for the maintenance of apparatus and equipment:

New Castle County

Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder Co. Newark $ 23,162

Belvedere Volunteer Fire Company Belvedere 23,162

Brandywine Hundred Fire Co. No. 1 Bellefonte 23,162

Christiana Fire Co. Christiana 23,162

Claymont Fire Co. Claymont 23,162

Cranston Heights Fire Co. Cranston Heights 23,162

Delaware City Fire Co. Delaware City 23,162

Elsmere Fire Co. Elsmere 23,162

Five Points Fire Co. No. 1 Richardson Park 23,162

Goodwill Fire Co. No. 1 New Castle 23,162

Hockessin Fire Co. Hockessin 23,162

Holloway Terrace Fire Co. Holloway Terrace 23,162

Mill Creek Fire Co. Marshallton 23,162

Minquadale Fire Co. Minquadale 23,162

Minquas Fire Co. No. 1 Newport 23,162

Odessa Fire Co., Inc. Odessa 23,162

Port Penn Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Port Penn 23,162

Talleyville Fire Co., Inc. Talleyville 23,162

Townsend Fire Co., Inc. Townsend 23,162

Volunteer Hose Co., Inc. Middletown 23,162

Wilmington Manor Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Wilmington Manor 23,162

Kent County

Bowers Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Bowers $ 23,162

Camden-Wyoming Fire Co. Camden 23,162

Carlisle Fire Co. Milford 23,162

Cheswold Volunteer Fire Co. Cheswold 23,162

Citizens' Hose Co. No. 1, Inc. Smyrna 23,162

Clayton Fire Co. Clayton 23,162

Farmington Volunteer Fire Co. Farmington 23,162

Felton Community Fire Co. Felton 23,162

Frederica Volunteer Fire Co. Frederica $ 23,162

Harrington Fire Co. Harrington 23,162

Hartly Volunteer Fire Co. Hartly 23,162

Houston Volunteer Fire Co. Houston 23,162

Leipsic Volunteer Fire Co. Leipsic 23,162

Little Creek Volunteer Fire Co. Little Creek 23,162

Magnolia Volunteer Fire Co. Magnolia 23,162

Marydel Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Marydel 23,162

Robbins Hose Co. (Dover Fire Dept.) Dover 23,162

South Bowers Fire Co. South Bowers 23,162

Sussex County

Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Co. Bethany Beach $ 23,162

Blades Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Blades 23,162

Bridgeville Volunteer Fire Co. Bridgeville 23,162

Dagsboro Volunteer Fire Co. Dagsboro $ 23,162

Delmar Fire Department Delmar 23,162

Ellendale Volunteer Fire Co. Ellendale 23,162

Frankford Volunteer Fire Co. Frankford 23,162

Georgetown Fire Co., Inc. Georgetown 23,162

Greenwood Volunteer Fire Co. Greenwood 23,162

Gumboro Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Gumboro 23,162

Indian River Volunteer Fire Co. Indian River 23,162

Laurel Fire Department, Inc. Laurel 23,162

Lewes Fire Department, Inc. Lewes 23,162

Millsboro Fire Co. Millsboro 23,162

Millville Volunteer Fire Co. Millville 23,162

Milton Volunteer Fire Co. Milton 23,162

Rehoboth Beach Volunteer Fire Co. Rehoboth Beach 23,162

Roxana Volunteer Fire Co. Roxana 23,162

Seaford Volunteer Fire Dept., Inc. Seaford 23,162

Selbyville Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Selbyville 23,162

Slaughter Beach Memorial Fire Co. Slaughter Beach 23,162

TOTAL $ 1,389,720

(b) There is appropriated to the listed fire companies the following sums to be used for the maintenance and operation of ambulances in the public service:

Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder Co. Newark $ 3,173

Blades Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Blades 3,173

Bridgeville Volunteer Fire Co. Bridgeville 3,173

Bowers Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Bowers 3,173

Brandywine Hundred Fire Co., No. 1 Bellefonte 3,173

Camden-Wyoming Fire Co. Camden 3,173

Carlisle Fire Co. Milford 3,173

Cheswold Volunteer Fire Co. Cheswold 3,173

Christiana Fire Co. Christiana 3,173

Claymont Fire Co. Claymont 3,173

Cranston Heights Fire Co. Cranston Heights 3,173

Dagsboro Volunteer Fire Co. Dagsboro 3,173

Delaware City Fire Co. Delaware City 3,173

Delmar Fire Department Delmar 3,173

Ellendale Volunteer Fire Co. Ellendale 3,173

Elsmere Fire Co. Elsmere 3,173

Felton Community Fire Co. Felton 3,173

Five Points Fire Co. No. 1 Richardson Park 3,173

Frankford Volunteer Fire Co. No. 1 Frankford 3,173

Frederica Volunteer Fire Co. Frederica 3,173

Goodwill Fire Co. No. 1 New Castle 3,173

Greenwood Volunteer Fire Co. Greenwood 3,173

Gumboro Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Gumboro 3,173

Harrington Fire Co. Harrington 3,173

Hartly Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Hartly 3,173

Hockessin Fire Co. Hockessin 3,173

Holloway Terrace Fire Co. Holloway Terrace 3,173

Laurel Fire Department, Inc. Laurel 3,173

Leipsic Volunteer Fire Co. Leipsic 3,173

Lewes Fire Department, Inc. Lewes 3,173

Magnolia Volunteer Fire Co. Magnolia 3,173

Mill Creek Fire Co. Marshallton 3,173

Millsboro Fire Co. Millsboro 3,173

Millville Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Millville 3,173

Milton Volunteer Fire Co. Milton 3,173

Minquadale Fire Co. Minquadale 3,173

Minquas Fire Co. No. 1 Newport 3,173

Odessa Fire Co., Inc. Odessa 3,173

Port Penn Volunteer Fire Co. Port Penn 3,173

Rehoboth Beach Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Rehoboth Beach 3,173

Roxana Volunteer Fire Co. Roxana 3,173

Seaford Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Seaford 3,173

Selbyville Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Selbyville 3,173

Slaughter Beach Memorial Fire Co. Slaughter Beach 3,173

Talleyville Fire Co., Inc. Talleyville 3,173

Townsend Fire Company, Inc. Townsend 3,173

Volunteer Hose Co., Inc. Middletown 3,173

Wilmington Manor Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Wilmington Manor 3,173

TOTAL $ 152,304

(c) There is appropriated to the listed fire companies the following sums to be used for the maintenance and operation of rescue trucks in the public service:

Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder Co. Newark $ 3,173

Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Co. Bethany Beach 3,173

Blades Volunteer Fire Co. Blades 3,173

Bowers Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Bowers 3,173

Brandywine Hundred Fire Co. No. 1 Bellefonte 3,173

Bridgeville Volunteer Fire Co. Bridgeville 3,173

Camden-Wyoming Fire Co. Camden 3,173

Carlisle Fire Co. Milford 3,173

Cheswold Volunteer Fire Co. Cheswold 3,173

Christiana Fire Co. Christiana 3,173

Citizens' Hose Co. No. 1, Inc. Smyrna 3,173

Claymont Fire Co. Claymont 3,173

Clayton Fire Co. Clayton 3,173

Cranston Heights Fire Co. Cranston Heights 3,173

Dagsboro Volunteer Fire Co. Dagsboro 3,173

Delaware City Fire Co. Delaware City 3,173

Delmar Fire Department Delmar 3,173

Robbins Hose Co. (Dover Fire Dept.) Dover 3,173

Ellendale Volunteer Fire Co. Ellendale 3,173

Elsmere Fire Co. Elsmere 3,173

Farmington Volunteer Fire Co. Farmington 3,173

Felton Community Fire Co. Felton 3,173

Five Points Fire Co. No. 1 Richardson Park 3,173

Frederica Volunteer Fire Co. Frederica 3,173

Georgetown Fire Co. Georgetown 3,173

Goodwill Fire Co. No. 1 New Castle 3,173

Greenwood Fire Co. No. 1 Greenwood 3,173

Gumboro Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Gumboro 3,173

Harrington Fire Co. Harrington 3,173

Hartly Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Hartly 3,173

Hockessin Fire Co. Hockessin 3,173

Holloway Terrace Fire Co. Holloway Terrace 3,173

Houston Volunteer Fire Co. Houston 3,173

Indian River Volunteer Fire Co. Indian River 3,173

Laurel Fire Dept., Inc. Laurel 3,173

Leipsic Volunteer Fire Co. Leipsic 3,173

Lewes Fire Department, Inc. Lewes 3,173

Little Creek Volunteer Fire Co. Little Creek 3,173

Magnolia Volunteer Fire Co. Magnolia 3,173

Marydel Volunteer Fire Co. Marydel 3,173

Mill Creek Fire Co. Marshallton 3,173

Millsboro Fire Co. Millsboro 3,173

Millville Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Millville 3,173

Milton Volunteer Fire Co. Milton 3,173

Minquadale Fire Co. Minquadale 3,173

Minquas Fire Co. No. 1 Newport 3,173

Odessa Fire Co., Inc. Odessa 3,173

Port Penn Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Port Penn 3,173

Rehoboth Beach Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Rehoboth Beach 3,173

Roxana Volunteer Fire Co. Roxana 3,173

Seaford Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. Seaford 3,173

Selbyville Fire Co., Inc. Selbyville 3,173

Slaughter Beach Memorial Fire Co. Slaughter Beach 3,173

South Bowers Fire Co. South Bowers 3,173

Talleyville Fire Co., Inc. Talleyville 3,173

Townsend Fire Co., Inc. Townsend 3,173

Volunteer Hose Co., Inc. Middletown 3,173

Wilmington Manor Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Wilmington Manor 3,173

TOTAL $ 184,034

(d) There is appropriated to the listed fire companies the following sums to be used for the maintenance of aerial or platform trucks and for the training of personnel in the techniques of extinguishing high-rise fires throughout Delaware:

New Castle County

Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder Co. Newark $ 4,730

Brandywine Hundred Fire Co., No. 1 Bellefonte 4,730

Christiana Fire Co. Christiana 4,730

Claymont Fire Co. Claymont 4,730

Delaware City Fire Co. Delaware City 4,730

Elsmere Fire Co. Elsmere 4,730

Five Points Fire Co. No. 1 Richardson Park 4,730

Goodwill Fire Co. No. 1 New Castle 4,730

Hockessin Fire Co. Hockessin 4,730

Mill Creek Fire Co. Marshallton 4,730

Talleyville Fire Co., Inc. Talleyville 4,730

Volunteer Hose Co., Inc. Middletown 4,730

Wilmington Manor Volunteer Fire Co. Wilmington Manor 4,730

Kent County

Carlisle Fire Co. Milford $ 4,730

Citizens' Hose Co., No. 1, Inc. Smyrna 4,730

Hartly Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Hartly 4,730

Robbins Hose Co., (Dover Fire Dept.) Dover 4,730

Sussex County

Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Co. Bethany Beach $ 4,730

Delmar Fire Department, Inc. Delmar 4,730

Georgetown Fire Co., Inc. Georgetown 4,730

Lewes Fire Department, Inc. Lewes 4,730

Millsboro Fire Co. Millsboro 4,730

Millville Volunteer Fire Co. Millville 4,730

Milton Volunteer Fire Co, Inc. Milton 4,730

Rehoboth Beach Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Rehoboth Beach 4,730

Seaford Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Seaford 4,730

Selbyville Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Selbyville 4,730

TOTAL $ 127,710

(e) There is appropriated to the listed fire companies the following sums to be used for the maintenance and operation of rescue boats in the public service:

Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Co. Bethany Beach $ 2,867

Blades Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Blades 2,867

Delaware City Fire Co. Delaware City 2,867

Goodwill Fire Co. No. 1 New Castle 2,867

Holloway Terrace Fire Co. Holloway Terrace 2,867

Indian River Volunteer Fire Co. Indian River 2,867

Leipsic Volunteer Fire Co. Leipsic 2,867

Lewes Fire Department, Inc. Lewes 2,867

Little Creek Volunteer Fire Co. Little Creek 2,867

Millville Volunteer Fire Co. Millville 2,867

Milton Volunteer Fire Co. Milton 2,867

Port Penn Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Port Penn 2,867

Rehoboth Volunteer Fire Co., Inc Rehoboth 2,867

Roxana Volunteer Fire Co. Roxana 2,867

Seaford Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Seaford 2,867

South Bowers Fire Co. South Bowers 2,867

TOTAL $ 45,872

(f) There is appropriated to the Mayor and Council of Wilmington the following sums to be used for:

(i) The prevention and extinguishment of fires throughout

the City of Wilmington and for the maintenance of the

apparatus and equipment of the 7 fire companies organized

and equipped in the City. $162,134

(ii) The maintenance of aerial or platform trucks and for the

training of personnel in the techniques of extinguishing

high-rise fires throughout the City of Wilmington. $ 9,461

(iii) The maintenance and operation of rescue boats in the

public service. $ 2,867

TOTAL $174,462

(g) There is appropriated to the listed fire companies the following sums to help level up the insurance premium tax revenues to be used for the maintenance of apparatus and equipment:

Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Co. Bethany Beach $ 30,377

Blades Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Blades 30,377

Bowers Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Bowers 30,377

Bridgeville Volunteer Fire Co. Bridgeville 30,377

Camden-Wyoming Fire Co. Camden 30,377

Carlisle Fire Co. Milford 30,377

Cheswold Volunteer Fire Co. Cheswold 30,377

Citizens' Hose Co. No. 1, Inc. Smyrna 30,377

Clayton Fire Co. Clayton 30,377

Dagsboro Volunteer Fire Co. Dagsboro 30,377

Delmar Fire Department Delmar 30,377

Ellendale Volunteer Fire Co. Ellendale 30,377

Farmington Volunteer Fire Co. Farmington 30,377

Felton Community Fire Co. Felton 30,377

Frankford Volunteer Fire Co. Frankford 30,377

Frederica Volunteer Fire Co. Frederica 30,377

Georgetown Fire Co., Inc. Georgetown 30,377

Greenwood Volunteer Fire Co. Greenwood 30,377

Gumboro Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Gumboro 30,377

Harrington Fire Co. Harrington 30,377

Hartly Volunteer Fire Co. Hartly 30,377

Houston Volunteer Fire Co. Houston 30,377

Indian River Volunteer Fire Co. Indian River 30,377

Laurel Fire Department, Inc. Laurel 30,377

Leipsic Volunteer Fire Co. Leipsic 30,377

Lewes Fire Department, Inc. Lewes 30,377

Little Creek Volunteer Fire Co. Little Creek 30,377

Magnolia Volunteer Fire Co. Magnolia 30,377

Marydel Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Marydel 30,377

Millsboro Fire Co. Millsboro 30,377

Millville Volunteer Fire Co. Millville 30,377

Milton Volunteer Fire Co. Milton 30,377

Rehoboth Beach Volunteer Fire Co. Rehoboth Beach 30,377

Robbins Hose Co., (Dover Fire Dept.) Dover 30,377

Roxana Volunteer Fire Co. Roxana 30,377

Seaford Volunteer Fire Dept., Inc. Seaford $ 30,377

Selbyville Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Selbyville 30,377

Slaughter Beach Memorial Fire Co. Slaughter Beach 30,377

South Bowers Fire Co. South Bowers 30,377

TOTAL $ 1,184,703

(h) (1) There is appropriated to the listed fire companies the following sums to provide Insurance Rebate Equalization for operations of volunteer fire companies:

Kent County

Bowers Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Bowers $ 22,401

Camden-Wyoming Fire Co. Camden 22,401

Carlisle Fire Co. Milford 22,401

Cheswold Volunteer Fire Co. Cheswold 22,401

Citizens' Hose Co. No. 1, Inc. Smyrna 22,401

Clayton Fire Co. Clayton 22,401

Farmington Volunteer Fire Co. Farmington 22,401

Felton Community Fire Co. Felton 22,401

Frederica Volunteer Fire Co. Frederica 22,401

Harrington Fire Co. Harrington 22,401

Hartly Volunteer Fire Co. Hartly 22,401

Houston Volunteer Fire Co. Houston 22,401

Leipsic Volunteer Fire Co. Leipsic 22,401

Little Creek Volunteer Fire Co. Little Creek 22,401

Magnolia Volunteer Fire Co. Magnolia 22,401

Marydel Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Marydel 22,401

Robbins Hose Co. (Dover Fire Dept.) Dover 22,401

South Bowers Fire Co. South Bowers 22,401

Sussex County

Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Co. Bethany Beach $ 22,401

Blades Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Blades 22,401

Bridgeville Volunteer Fire Co. Bridgeville 22,401

Dagsboro Volunteer Fire Co. Dagsboro 22,401

Delmar Fire Department Delmar 22,401

Ellendale Volunteer Fire Co. Ellendale 22,401

Frankford Volunteer Fire Co. Frankford 22,401

Georgetown Fire Co., Inc. Georgetown 22,401

Greenwood Volunteer Fire Co. Greenwood 22,401

Gumboro Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Gumboro 22,401

Indian River Volunteer Fire Co. Indian River 22,401

Laurel Fire Department, Inc. Laurel 22,401

Lewes Fire Department, Inc. Lewes 22,401

Millsboro Fire Co. Millsboro 22,401

Millville Volunteer Fire Co. Millville 22,401

Milton Volunteer Fire Co. Milton 22,401

Rehoboth Beach Volunteer Fire Co. Rehoboth Beach 22,401

Roxana Volunteer Fire Co. Roxana 22,401

Seaford Volunteer Fire Dept., Inc. Seaford 22,401

Selbyville Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Selbyville 22,401

Slaughter Beach Memorial Fire Co. Slaughter Beach 22,401

TOTAL $ 873,639

(2) For Fiscal Year 2001 a calculation was made to determine the increase that the New Castle County Volunteer Fire Companies received for the insurance premium tax in FY 1999 vs FY 1998. That amount was added to the base allocation to each Volunteer Fire Company in Kent and Sussex Counties. (The base represents $22,401 included in the Fiscal Year 1999 Grant-in-Aid Appropriation Bill.) For each subsequent fiscal year, a similar calculation will be made and if there is an increase from one fiscal year to the next fiscal year, that amount will be added to the $22,401 base to become the amount to be paid for that fiscal year. At no time will the amount for Kent and Sussex Volunteer Fire Companies be less than the base amount of $22,401.

(i) There is hereby appropriated to the listed fire companies the following sums for operation of substations:

New Castle County

Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder Co. Newark $ 22,050

Christiana Fire Co. Christiana 22,050

Claymont Fire Co. Claymont 11,025

Mill Creek Fire Department Marshallton 11,025

Odessa Fire Co., Inc. Odessa 11,025

Wilmington Manor Volunteer Fire Co., Inc. Wilmington Manor 11,025

Kent County

Robbins Hose Co. (Dover Fire Dept.) Dover $ 11,025

Sussex County

Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Co. Bethany Beach $ 11,025

Indian River Fire Co. Indian River 11,025

Lewes Fire Department, Inc. Lewes 11,025

Rehoboth Fire Volunteer Fire Co. Rehoboth Beach 11,025

Roxana Volunteer Fire Co. Roxana 11,025

TOTAL $ 154,350

(j) There is appropriated to the listed organizations the following sums to be used for the operation and maintenance of ambulances in the public service:

American Legion, Kent Post #14 Smyrna $ 3,173

American Legion, Sussex Post #8 Georgetown 3,173

Mid-Sussex Rescue Squad, Inc. Millsboro 3,173

TOTAL $ 9,519

TOTAL - Section 3 $ 4,296,313

Section (a) Funds are hereby appropriated to the following grants-in-aid in the amounts listed and shall be used to furnish services through a duly selected service officer to Delaware Veterans of the Armed Forces of the United States, their widows and orphans, by providing contact services in Sussex, Kent and New Castle Counties:

American Legion, Department of Delaware $39,706

American Veterans (AMVETS) 20,000

Disabled American Veterans, Department of Delaware 33,082

Paralyzed Veterans of America, Department of Delaware 33,082

Veterans of Foreign Wars, Department of Delaware 39,706

Vietnam Veterans of America, Department of Delaware 33,082

(b) Funds are hereby appropriated to the following grants-in-aid in the amounts listed for operations expenses:

AMVETS $ 8,509

American Legion, Department of Delaware 9,655

Delaware Veterans of World War I 4,128

Disabled American Veterans, Department of Delaware 9,655

Jewish War Veterans of the U.S., Department of Delaware 5,528

Paralyzed Veterans of America, Department of Delaware 8,278

Veterans of Foreign Wars, Department of Delaware 9,655

Vietnam Veterans of America 9,655

(c) Expenses for Memorial Day programs incurred by local Posts in Sussex, Kent and New Castle Counties shall be reimbursed out of operation expenses appropriated in subsection (b) of this Section on vouchers properly submitted to and approved by their representative veterans' organizations.

(d) The sum of $7,804 is hereby appropriated to the American Legion, Department of Delaware, for the bearing of expenses incident to the holding of Boys' State.

(e) The sum of $7,804 is hereby appropriated to the American Legion Auxiliary, Department of Delaware, for the bearing of expenses incident to the holding of Girls' State.

(f) The sum of $3,117 is hereby appropriated to the American Legion, Department of Delaware, for the bearing of expenses incident to the holding of Trooper Youth Week in conjunction with the Delaware State Police.

(g) The funds appropriated by this Section shall be paid to the Finance Officer of the respective veterans' organizations, upon warrants signed by the proper Finance Officer and approved by the Secretary, Department of Finance.

TOTAL - Section 4 $ 282,446

Section Section 2 of this Act appropriates $157,500 to the Delaware State Fair. Of that amount, $100,000 shall be used for prizes for achievements in agriculture, animal raising and in works of manual training and the domestic arts to be awarded at the annual State Fair and shall be paid by the State Treasurer at the beginning of the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2001. Of the remaining $57,500, $5,000 shall be used for purses on Governor’s Day and the remaining $52,500 shall be paid in quarterly allotments, as provided in Chapter 65, Section 6505 of Title 29, Delaware Code.

Section The appropriation in Section 2 of this Act to Camp Barnes, Inc. shall be used for the purpose of maintaining and operating Camp Barnes for the recreation of deserving youths from throughout the State.

Section The sums appropriated to the various Senior Centers in Section 1 of this Act shall be made available to the Division of Aging in order to meet the State's matching requirement for federal funds appropriated under the Older Americans Act of 1965, as amended. Those senior centers receiving funds under the Older Americans Act of 1965, as amended, shall present to the Division of Aging a proposal for expenditure of State funds. The proposal submitted to the Division of Aging shall be prepared in accordance with the guidelines established for the administration of programs under the Older Americans Act.

Section In order to be considered for a Grant-in-Aid Appropriation under Section 1 or Section 2 of this Act, an agency must meet the following criteria:

1. Be incorporated, non-profit (or under umbrella of parent organization which is incorporated, non-profit);

1. Have By-laws that clearly state the purpose of the Corporation and include definition of duties of Board of Directors;

1. Have an active, community-represented, volunteer Board of Directors that sets policies, goals and objectives, and maintains minutes of regularly scheduled meetings and any special meetings;

1. Have programs that are unduplicated and satisfy unmet human needs of the community;

1. Have personnel policies including job descriptions and classifications;

1. Employ no member of the General Assembly on a salaried basis or in exchange for any emolument. Any elected official who was employed by an organization which received a Grant-in-Aid prior to their election shall be exempt from this provision;

1. Have competent executives, competent staffing and reasonable facilities;

1. Practice non-discrimination;

1. Have accounting (budget) procedures and an annual audit;

1. Use funds in accordance with the application;

1. Demonstrate community support;

1. Request funds only for a program which does not receive full funding from other sources of revenue.

Section (a) No funds appropriated in this Act shall be expended in a political campaign or for partisan political purposes.

(b) No funds appropriated in this Act may be used to hire lobbyists.

Section The Controller General may from time to time contract for or conduct performance and/or financial audits of any non-state agency for which funds are appropriated in this Act.

Section Funds appropriated in this Act shall not be used by any agency to provide child day care. It is the intent of the General Assembly that no funds will be appropriated in Fiscal Years 2001 and 2002 in grants-in-aid to agencies for the purchase of capital equipment, relocation, rehabilitation, renovation or purchase of buildings. Organizations will not be eligible for consideration of a grant-in-aid appropriation unless they have been incorporated and operating for a two-year period prior to June 30th of the fiscal year in which they apply for funding for the following fiscal year.

Section Paragraph (d), Chapter 65, Title 29, Delaware Code, provides that monies appropriated for grants-in-aid in Fiscal Year 2001 shall be paid in quarterly installments. For Fiscal Year 2001, such payments will be made on July 25, October 1, January 1, and April 1. Upon notification by the Chairman of the Joint Finance Committee, the State Treasurer shall be directed to withhold such installment payment(s). An installment payment may be delayed or withheld if the grant-in-aid recipient because of, but not limited to, the following:

(a) Has not submitted a quarterly statement of expenditures if required to do so;

(b) Expended funds from the grant-in-aid for purposes not intended by the General Assembly;

(c) Expended funds for day care, purchase of capital equipment, relocation, renovation, rehabilitation or purchase of buildings;

(d) Failure to pay Corporation Franchise Tax; and

(e) Agency is no longer in operation.

Section (a) It is the intent of the General Assembly that each Grant-in-Aid recipient shall submit one of the following with its application for a grant award in Fiscal Year 2002:

(i) An audit prepared by a Certified Public Accountant covering the prior full fiscal year of the receiving agency, or

(ii) Balance Sheet reflecting total Assets, Liabilities, and Fund Balances covering the prior fiscal year of the receiving agency; Statements of Support, Revenue and Expenses and Changes in Fund Balances covering the prior fiscal year of the receiving agency; and Statements of Functional Expenses covering the prior fiscal year of the receiving agency.

(b) Fire companies listed in this Act shall submit financial information on the form approved by the State Treasurer, the Budget Director and the Controller General. The listed fire companies are exempt from the provisions of Subsection (a) of this Section.

(c) Veterans' organizations in Subsection (4) of this Act are exempt from the provisions of this Section.

(d) Recipients of the appropriations for Aid to Local Law Enforcement shall be exempt from the provisions of this Section.

(e) Non-compliance by a Grant-in-Aid recipient with the provisions of this Section shall automatically disqualify the applicant for consideration of a Grant-in-Aid award in Fiscal Year 2002.

(f) For Fiscal Year 2001, it is the legislative intent that a Grant-in-Aid recipient listed in Sections 1 or 2 of this Act shall not be entitled to receive any of the funds appropriated by this Act unless certain financial information has been received by the Office of the Controller General on or before July 25, 2000. Such financial information shall be in the form as defined in Subsection (a)(i) or Subsection (a)(ii) of this Section covering full fiscal year of the receiving agency. If any Grant-in-Aid recipient fails to comply with this Subsection (f) the funds appropriated by this Act to that recipient shall revert to the General Fund of the State.

Section This Act is a supplementary appropriation and the monies appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer from General Fund monies not otherwise appropriated. Any funds remaining unexpended or unencumbered by the State Treasurer as of June 30, 2001, shall revert to the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Section (a) The State Treasurer is authorized to take the necessary steps to make a total payment of the appropriation in Section 2 of this Act at the beginning of the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2001 for the agencies as follows:

Association for the Rights of Citizens with Mental

Retardation in Delaware

City of New Castle - Separation Day

Delaware Academy of Science, Inc. - Iron Hill Museum

Delaware Association for Blind Athletes

Camp Barnes, Inc.

Delaware City Day Committee

Harrison House Community Programs, Inc.

Miss Delaware Scholarship Pageant, Inc.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

New Castle Historical Society

Sojourner's Place, Inc.

William "Hicks" Anderson Community Center -

Senior Physical Fitness Program

(b) The State Treasurer is authorized to take the necessary steps to make a total payment of the appropriation in Section 1 of this Act at the beginning of the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2001 for the municipalities which receive $6,000 or less from the line item Aid to Local Law Enforcement.

(c) The State Treasurer is authorized to take the necessary steps to make a total payment of the appropriation to any Grant-in-Aid recipient receiving an amount of $6,000 or less listed in Section 2 of this Act at the beginning of the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2001.

(d) The State Treasurer is authorized to take the necessary steps to make a total payment of the appropriation to fire companies listed in Section 3 of this Act at the beginning of the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2001.

Section (a) Section 2 of this Act appropriates a one-time item to the Department of Public Safety - Aid to Local Law Enforcement in the amount of one million four hundred thousand dollars ($1,400,000) for the purpose of contracting with local law enforcement agencies for Emergency Illegal Drug Enforcement programs.

(b) There is hereby established a Drug Emergency Fund for Local Law Enforcement Agencies to be administered by the State Aid to Local Law Enforcement Committee (SALLE) and disbursed by the Department of Public Safety under authorized contracts.

(c) Local law enforcement agencies are encouraged to develop and maintain increased programs to combat illegal drug manufacturing, sale, and abuse. The Department of Public Safety may contract with any local law enforcement agency which qualifies under standards established by the SALLE Committee to establish and maintain emergency programs to increase their efforts to combat illegal drug use and abuse. No part of this appropriation may be used to supplant funds already committed by a local law enforcement agency to regular police operations, or to pay salaries of full-time police officers and supporting personnel authorized by said agency as of June 30, 1991.

(d) The funds appropriated in Section 2 for the Department of Public Safety - Aid to Local Law Enforcement shall be allocated according to the formula presently used by the SALLE Committee as revised from time to time.

(e) Local law enforcement agencies may combine their allocations, upon approval of the SALLE Committee, to support a pool arrangement to fund a contiguous area served by more than one local law enforcement agency.

(f) Each local law enforcement agency contracting for an allocation shall, not later than April 1, 2001, report in detail the plan under which such funds are being expended, and any other information requested by the SALLE Committee. The SALLE Committee shall report to the General Assembly of the State of Delaware on or before May 1, 2001, as to the agencies that were awarded grants from these funds, the amount of the grant, and the purpose of the grant.

(g) Copies of the minutes of all regular meetings and any special meetings of the SALLE Committee shall be forwarded in a timely manner to the Office of the Controller General.

Section Section 1 of this Act makes an appropriation to the Department of Health & Social Services, Public Health, Emergency Medical Services (35-05-30), for the state component of the operational costs associated with each county's paramedic service for Advanced Life Support. These funds shall be disbursed by Emergency Medical Services on a quarterly basis to counties that operate approved programs.

Emergency Medical Services shall have an audit performed by the State Auditor annually to insure that reimbursement to the counties for the State share of costs was for approved Advanced Life Support Services. Adjustments shall be made to the final quarterly reimbursement based on the audit results.

Section For Fiscal Year 2001, the remaining balance in the Fiscal Year 2000 account (35-05-30-09-77) shall remain as a continuing appropriation and shall not be subject to reversion until June 30, 2001.

Section Appropriations made in Section 1 of this Act to Emergency Medical Services and Aid to Local Law Enforcement and in Section 2 of this Act to One-time Items--Aid to Local Law Enforcement shall not be subject to the provisions in Sections 11, 12 and 13. Funds appropriated to Aid to Local Law Enforcement shall not be subject to reversion at the end of the fiscal year if unexpended or unencumbered, but shall be continued for a period of up to three years.

Section For Fiscal Year 2001, direct paramedic initial training, recertification training and testing for the Statewide paramedic program shall be offered at a single site.

Section Section 1 of this Act appropriates funds to Aid to Local Law Enforcement. These funds shall be distributed based on (a) $3,000 to each police agency; (b) any funds in excess of "(a)" based on the ratio of the number of police officers each police agency has to the total number of police in all agencies.

Section Section 2 of this Act appropriates funds to Eastlawn Area Human Services, Inc. None of these funds, nor any Federal, State or Local Government funds, shall be expended for the purchase of television, cable T.V. and/or radio broadcasting services.

Section Section 2 of this Act appropriates funds to the Delaware State Police Museum, Inc. These funds may not be used for capital/construction costs.

Section For Fiscal Year 2001, the Bridgeville Senior Center shall submit to the Joint Finance Committee on September 15, 2000, December 15, 2000, and March 15, 2001, a report reflecting income and expenditures for the Fiscal Year 2001, and average daily attendance at the senior center or senior

center activities.

Section Section 2 of this Act makes a one-time appropriation of $100,000 to the Delaware Health Care Commission (10-05-03) to support loan repayment and/or the recruitment for dentists.

Section Section 2 of this Act appropriates $198,500 to the Elsmere Recreation, Inc. Of this amount, $15,000 shall be used to support the Elsmere Boxing Club.

Section Section 2 of this Act appropriates $75,000 to “Slam Dunk to the Beach” – National Holiday Basketball Invitation. Of that amount, $500 in scholarships shall be made available to each team participating in the annual tournament. A separate account shall be maintained for scholarship funds.

Section 2 of this Act appropriates $5,000 to the Office of the Controller General (01-08-02) as a one-time item for “Slam Dunk to the Beach”. Funds shall be used to provide for an economic impact study relating to the economic impact attributed to the annual basketball tournament. This study shall include recommendations concerning future funding mechanisms to support this program in terms of economic development.

Section Slam Dunk to the Beach shall submit a plan outlining its proposed scholarship program for FY 2001, the amount of anticipated scholarship awards, and funding sources for said scholarships. This information shall be provided to the Co-Chairs of the Joint Finance Committee and Controller General by December 1, 2000. Slam Dunk to the Beach shall also submit actual scholarships provided during FY 2001 by March 1, 2001 to the Co-Chairs of the Joint Finance Committee and the Controller General.

Section Section 45 of the Fiscal Year 2001 Appropriations Act (Senate Bill 420 of the 140th General Assembly) provides a continuing appropriation to the State Fire Prevention Commission for the reimbursement of full EMT B training for new members of the volunteer EMS service. Any person receiving reimbursement and who does not remain active in the volunteer EMS service for at least one year will be required to return the cost of the tuition to the Fire Prevention Commission. The Fire Prevention Commission will provide a report on the number of providers, trained at the EMT B level, both the bridge level and the full EMT B, to the Controller General and the Budget Director no later than May 15, 2001.

Section Amend Senate Bill 420 of the 140th General Assembly by inserting a General Fund appropriation and General fund positions to the Office of the Budget, Contingencies and One-Time Items (10-02-04).

(2.0) Alcoholic Beverage Control $200.0

Further amend Senate Bill 420 of the 140th General assembly by adjusting all sub-totals, totals and grand totals to include said positions and appropriation.

Section Amend Section 379 of the Fiscal Year 2001 Appropriations Act (Senate Bill No. 420 of the 140th General Assembly) by deleting the phrase “serving as substitute teachers” and inserting in lieu thereof the phrase:

“serving as teachers or substitute teachers”.

Section Amend Section 355 of the Fiscal Year 2001 Appropriations Act (Senate Bill No. 420 of the 140th General Assembly) by deleting the words “and paraprofessionals” as they appear on line 2.

Further amend Section 355 by deleting lines 4 and 5 in their entirety and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

“187 Days x 7.5 Hours = 1,402.50 hours”

Section Amend Senate Bill No. 420 of the 140th General Assembly (FY 2001 Appropriations Act) by replacing all account code references to the Statistical Analysis Center from “10-02-07” to “10-02-08”.

Section Amend Section 157 of Senate Bill 420 of the 140th General Assembly (FY 2001 Appropriations Act), by deleting the words “divided equally by the House and the Senate” and inserting in lieu thereof the following: “as determined by the Speaker of the House and the President Pro Tem of the Senate. ”

Section Amend Section 1 of the Fiscal Year 2001 Appropriations Act (Senate Bill 420 of the 140th General Assembly) by adding 2.0 GF positions to the Department of Health and Social Services, Division of Long Term Care Residents Protection (35-09-01) to the General Fund position compliment.

Further amend Section 1 of the Fiscal Year 2001 Appropriations Act (Senate Bill 420 of the 140th General Assembly) by adding 2.0 ASF positions to the Department of Public Safety, Division of State Police, State Bureau of Investigation (45-06-08) to the Appropriated Special Fund position compliment. Also, increase the Appropriated Special Fund Contractual Services line by $55.0 and the Appropriated Special Fund Personnel Costs line by $67.5.

All totals and subtotals shall be adjusted accordingly.

Approved July 1, 2000