AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 503, TITLE 31, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO THE METHOD OF PAYMENT OF WELFARE ASSISTANCE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:
Section 1. § 503, Title 31, Delaware Code, is amended by adding a new subsection (h) to read:
(h) Emergency monetary assistance as shall be granted under this chapter to any needy person who has insufficient income or other resources to provide a reasonable subsistence compatible with decency and health, shall be paid to such needy person only in the form of a check drawn upon the State of Delaware. If the check does not exceed $100, it may be hand delivered to the eligible recipient at the time such eligibility and such emergency need is established.
Approved August 9, 1968.