CHAPTER 83

PENSIONS FOR STATE BOARD OF CORRECTIONS EMPLOYEES

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29, DELAWARE CODE, ENTITLED "STATE GOVERNMENT" IN RESPECT TO STATE PENSIONS FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE STATE BOARD OF CORRECTIONS.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:

Section 1. § 5522, Title 29, Delaware Code, is amended by adding the following new paragraph at the end thereof:

Any employee of the State Board of Corrections who at any time was employed by the Trustees or Levy Courts having charge of the county prisons, prison farm, workhouse or jails in connection with such institutions shall receive full credit in computing the number of years' service required to receive pension benefits and in computing pension benefits within the meaning of this chapter for the time he was employed by any political subdivision of the State or municipality within the State without regard to the lapse of time between such employment and his subsequent employment with the State Board of Corrections and without regard to the nature of his prior employment.

Section 2. Section 7 of Chapter 486, Volume 50, Laws of Delaware is repealed.

Section 3. This act shall be effective as of July 1, 1956.

Approved May 6, 1957.