SENATE BILL NO. 79
AS AMENDED BY
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE AUTHORIZING THE DIVISION OF STATE SERVICE CENTERS TO ENGAGE IN FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE :
Section 1. Amend §7919 of Title 29 of the Delaware Code by adding thereto a new subsection (i) to read as follows:
“(i) The Division of State Service Centers is authorized to solicit and accept contributions, grants, gifts and bequests from organizations including, but not limited to, private foundations or alliances, non-public agencies, institutions, organizations or businesses. All funds generated shall be retained by the Division of State Service Centers in order to defray costs associated with the volunteer and community service activities and events of the Division of State Service Centers. Funds received will not be used for employee salaries or benefits. All funds received are subject to audit by the Department of Health and Social Services and the State Budget Office, and employees of the Division of State Service Centers are bound by Title 29, section 5806 when engaging in fundraising activities.”
Approved June 30, 2003