1997 Regular Session
By: Representative Mitchell
House Bill 1723
AN ACT MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF ARCHIVES AND HISTORY FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONVERTING THE BIRTHPLACE OF WILLIAM FAULKNER INTO A MUSEUM FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 1998.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI:
SECTION 1. The following sum, or so much of it as may be necessary, is appropriated out of any money in the State General Fund not otherwise appropriated, to the Department of Archives and History for the purpose of renovating and converting the birthplace of William Faulkner in New Albany, Mississippi, into a museum commemorating William Faulkner for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 1997, and ending June 30, 1998 $20,000.00.
SECTION 2. The money appropriated by this act shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of any money in the State General Fund not otherwise appropriated, upon warrants issued by the State Fiscal Officer; and the State Fiscal Officer shall issue his warrants upon requisitions signed by the proper person, officer or officers in the manner provided by law.
SECTION 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after July 1, 1997.