CHAPTER 222

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 33, TITLE 19, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION.

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

Section 1. § 3314, Chapter 33, Title 19, Delaware Code, is amended by adding in line 2 of subparagraph (3) before the word "provided" the following:

"provided, however, that an employee, not otherwise disqualified or ineligible for benefits under this Chapter, who is temporarily laid off for a period of not more than 45 calendar days following the last day he worked, shall, during said period, be deemed to be available for work, except that said employee shall be available to return to work upon 3 days' notice of his employer, and actively seeking work if his employer notifies the Commission in writing or the Commission otherwise determines that such lay-off is temporary and that work is reasonably expected to be available for said employee within said period or within a lesser period estimated by the employer; and"

Approved December 17, 1965.