§ 35-3-19 Availability of funds on failure
of general assembly to pass appropriation bill.
In an emergency caused by a failure of the general assembly to pass the annual
appropriation bill, the same amounts appropriated in the previous fiscal year
shall be available for each department and division thereof, subject to monthly
or quarterly allotments, in accordance with seasonal requirements, as
determined by the budget officer; provided, that expenditures for payment of
bonded indebtedness of the state and interest thereon shall be in such amounts
as may be required, regardless of whether or not an annual appropriation bill
is passed by the general assembly.
(P.L. 1935, ch. 2250, § 12; G.L. 1938, ch. 7, § 4; impl. am. P.L. 1939, ch. 660, § 62; G.L. 1956, § 35-3-19.)