CHAPTER 154

STATE EMPLOYEES PENSION PLAN

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29, SECTION 5501, DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE DEFINITION OF A COVERED EMPLOYMENT FOR THE STATE EMPLOYEES PENSION PLAN.

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

Section 1. § 5501, Title 29, Delaware Code is amended by adding in the paragraph defining "covered employment" after the words "State Board of Health," and before the words "Department of Welfare" the following:

"State Welfare Home and Hospital for the Chronically Ill at Smyrna,"

Section 2. Any employee of the State Welfare Home and Hospital for the Chronically Ill at Smyrna shall receive full credit in computing the number of years' service required to receive pension benefits and computing pension benefits within the meaning of this chapter for the time he was employed by the State Welfare Home and Hospital for the Chronically Ill at Smyrna since June 19, 1953.

Approved June 13, 1957.