1997 Regular Session
By: Senator(s) Hall, Burton
Senate Bill 3049
(As Sent to Governor)
AN ACT MAKING AN ADDITIONAL APPROPRIATION OF SPECIAL FUNDS FOR THE PURPOSE OF DEFRAYING THE EXPENSES OF THE MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, FOR FISCAL YEAR 1997.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI:
SECTION 1. In addition to all other sums heretofore appropriated, the following sum, or so much thereof as may be necessary, is hereby appropriated out of any money in the State Treasury to the credit of the Mississippi Department of Transportation, for the purpose of defraying the expenses of the Mississippi Department of Transportation for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1997 $ 30,003,454.00.
SECTION 2. This additional appropriation is made for the purpose of preventing a deficit which would otherwise occur in the Contractual Services major object of expenditure.
SECTION 3. Of the funds appropriated under the provisions of Section 1, the following amounts shall be available for expenditure in the program budgets as required by Section 27-103-127, Mississippi Code of 1972:
Construction. . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 27,294,658.00
Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2,708,796.00
SECTION 4. The money herein appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of any money in the State Treasury to the credit of the Mississippi Department of Transportation, 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 5. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.