CHAPTER 175

NEW CASTLE COUNTY EMPLOYEES PENSIONS

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 17, TITLE 9, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO EMPLOYEES PENSIONS IN NEW CASTLE COUNTY.

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

Section 1. § 1704 (a), Title 9, Delaware Code, is amended by striking out the figures "25" as they appear therein and substituting the figures "20".

Section 2. § 1705 (b), Title 9, Delaware Code, is amended by striking out the figures "25" as they appear therein and substituting the figures "20".

Section 3. § 1705, Title 9, Delaware Code, is amended by adding a new subsection as follows:

(d) Monthly retiring base salary means the salary for covered employment paid to the employee for those 60 months of covered employment which are most nearly consecutive and during which the employee received the highest salary or wage divided by 60. For the purpose of this section, a vacation allowed an employee shall be regarded as time spent in covered employment.

Approved June 19, 1957.