CHAPTER 141

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 55, TITLE 29, DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PENSION OF SURVIVING SPOUSE OF STATE EMPLOYEE.

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

Section 1. § 5524, Title 29, Delaware Code is amended by adding thereto the following:

Provided, however, that the pensions awarded surviving spouse of state employees, pursuant to § 5527 and § 5547 of this title, shall not be reduced by the deduction of federal old age income benefits from the amount which.. the deceased state employee had been receiving, or was entitled to receive at the time of his death.

Approved July 11, 1961