CHAPTER 446

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 55, TITLE 29, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO STATE EMPLOYEES PENSIONS BY CHANGING CERTAIN REFUND PROVISIONS.

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

Section 1. Title 29, Section 5562 (c), Delaware Code, is hereby amended by inserting, after the word "shall" and before the word "be" the following:

"upon written request of the employee or the executor of his estate."

Section 2. Title 29, Section 5562, Delaware Code, is hereby amended by adding at the end thereof a new sub-section to read as follows:

(d) In the event an employee who has had contributions refunded as a result of leaving State service, returns to State service and otherwise qualifies for retirement under this Chapter, no pension benefit under this Chapter shall be paid to such employee until the employee has returned to the Fund any such amounts previously refunded.

Approved August 9, 1968.