§16-35-12. Special revenue account.
The director shall deposit all moneys collected as fees and
civil penalties under the provisions of this article a special
account in the state treasury to be known as the "lead abatement
account". Expenditures from said fund shall be for the purposes
set forth in this article and are not authorized from collections
but are to be made only in accordance with appropriation by the
Legislature and in accordance with the provisions of article three,
chapter twelve of this code and upon the fulfillment of the
provisions set forth in article two, chapter five-a of this code:
Provided, that for the fiscal year ending the thirtieth day of
June, one thousand nine hundred ninety-nine, expenditures are
authorized from collections rather than pursuant to an
appropriation of the Legislature.