CHAPTER 353

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 8303, CHAPTER 83, PART V, TITLE 11, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO THE SALARIES OF STATE POLICE AND PROVIDING FOR A SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATION TO CARRY OUT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ACT.

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

Section 1. § 8303, Chapter 83, Part V, Title 11, Delaware Code is hereby amended by striking § 8303 in its entirety and substituting in lieu thereof a new § 8303 to read as follows:

§ 8303. Salaries

Each of the State Police shall receive a salary based on the following pay scale:

Start

Trooper

$ 6,800.00

Detective

Corporal

Sergeant

Lieutenant

1 Year *

7,100.00

     

2 Years*

7,300.00

     

3 Years*

7,500.00

$ 8,000.00

   

5 Years'

7,700.00

8,200.00

$ 8,600.00

$ 9,000.00

8 Years*

7,900.00

8,400.00

8,800.00

9,250.00

11 Years*

8,100.00

8,600.00

9,000.00

9,500.00

14 Years*

8,300.00

8,800.00

9,200.00

9,750.00

17 Years*

8,500.00

9,000.00

9,400.00

9,900.00

   

Staff

 

Lieutenant

 

Captain

Captain

Major

Colonel

8 Years* ....

9,600.00

9,900.00

   

11 Years* .. .

.10,000.00

10,300.00

12,200.00

14,700.00

14 Years* ....

10,400.00

10,800.00

13,200.00

15,700.00

17 Years* ....

10,800.00

11,300.00

14,200.00

17,000.00

Superintendent $17,000.000 prior to 17 years service and $20,000 thereafter.

*Years service completed as of January 1, or July 1, of each year.

NOTE--Longevity increases cease after 17 years have been completed.

Section 2. There is appropriated the sum of $355,250.00 to the State Highway Department Salary Account of the State Police, Uniform Division for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 1968, for the purposes of carrying out the provisions of this act.

Section 3. This is a Supplemental Appropriation Act and the money appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of the General Fund of the State of Delaware out of monies not otherwise appropriated. Any monies hereby appropriated and not expended by the State Highway Department Salary Account of the State Police, Uniform Division, for the purposes of carrying out the provisions of this Act shall revert to the General Fund on June 30, 1969.

Section 4. The provisions of Section 1 of this Act shall become effective on July 1, 1968.

Approved June 28, 1968.