CHAPTER 422

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 647

AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE AND APPROVE THE TRANSFER OF CERTAIN REAL PROPERTY IN SUSSEX COUNTY KNOWN AS THE LAUREL READINESS CENTER.

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

WHEREAS, the Delaware National Guard occupies certain property owned by the State referred to as the Laurel Readiness Center; and

WHEREAS, this property was originally given to the State by the Town of Laurel for such purpose; and

WHEREAS, the National Guard is in the process of relocating to a new facility in Dagsboro; and

WHEREAS, the Town of Laurel wishes to reacquire the property for other community purposes.

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. Notwithstanding any provisions to the contrary, including those contained in Chapter 94, Title 29 of the Delaware Code, the transfer and conveyance of that certain parcel of land known as the Laurel Readiness Center, from the State of Delaware to the Town of Laurel, hereinafter referred to as the “Town”, for the consideration of one dollar ($1.00) is hereby specifically approved.

Section 2. The Department of Administrative Services or other appropriate State agency is hereby authorized and empowered to execute and deliver to the Town a good and sufficient deed to the said real property.

Section 3. The Town agrees to accept the property in “as is” condition at the time of conveyance.

Approved July 13, 2000