House Bill 245
148th General Assembly (2015 - 2016)
The General Assembly has ended, the current status is the final status.
AN ACT TO AMEND THE LAWS OF DELAWARE RELATING TO THE BOND AND CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS ACT OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE AND CERTAIN OF ITS AUTHORITIES FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2016 AND SPECIFYING CERTAIN PROCEDURES, CONDITIONS AND LIMITATIONS FOR THE EXPENDITURES OF FUNDS OF THE JUDICIARY AND COMMUNITY TRANSPORTION FUND.
This Act authorizes the Judiciary to spend existing Appropriated Special Funds, collected by Family Court, for preliminary costs associated with the planning, design and land acquisition of downstate Family Court facilities. This funding would be expended pursuant to Section 35 of the Fiscal Year 2016 Bond and Capital Improvements Act. It also clarifies that the Judiciary is authorized to make capital investments for long-term space needs associated with the New Castle County Courthouse. Any procured property would belong to the State of Delaware. This Act authorizes the use of Community Transportation Funds for two sign improvement projects. Further, this Act amends the Fiscal Year 2016 Bond and Capital Improvements Act by authorizing the expenditure of prior year Community Redevelopment Funds for both the Jackson Street and H. Fletcher Brown Boys and Girls Clubs. The changes made to the Fiscal Year 2016 Bond and Capital Improvements Act by this Act are shown using strike through, to indicate existing language removed by this Act, and italicized double underline, to indicate new language added by this Act.
Takes effect upon being signed into law