CHAPTER 48

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29, SECTION 5501, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO STATE PENSION PLAN BY EXTENDING COVERAGE TO EMPLOYEES OF THE MERIT SYSTEM OF PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATION.

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

Section 1. Amend Title 29, § 5501, Delaware Code, by adding the following at the end of the definition of "covered employment" following the words "Employees of the State Highway Department engaged in the construction, operation, or maintenance of the Delaware Memorial Bridge".

"Employees of the Merit System of Personnel Administration as set up and supported by the Department of Public Welfare, State Board of Health, Employment Security Commission, Delaware Commission for the Blind and the Mental Hygiene Clinic or any of them or any other cooperating agency."

The effective date of this Act shall be the first day of the next yearly calendar quarter following the date this Act becomes law.

Approved May 22, 1963.