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  • Delaware College (non-sectarian) at Newark, founded in 1833 as Newark College and rechartered, after suspension from 1859 to 1870, under the present name, as a state institution, derives most of its financial support from the United States Land Grant of 1862 and the supplementary appropriation of 1890, and is the seat of an agricultural experiment station, established in 1888 under the so-called " Hatch Bill " of 1887.
  • He has a veto power extending to items in appropriation bills, which may be overcome by a two-thirds' vote in each house.
  • He may veto appropriation bills by items, but any of his vetoes may be overruled by a two-thirds vote of each house.
  • Maryland supports no state university, but Johns Hopkins University, one of the leading institutions of its kind in the country, receives $25,000 a year from the state; the medical department of the university of Maryland receives an annual appropriation of about $2500, and St John's College, the academic department of the university of Maryland, receives from the state $13,000 annually and gives for each county in the state one free scholarship and one scholarship covering all expenses.
  • Revenue or appropriation bills originate in the House of Representatives, but may be amended by the Senate.

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