CHAPTER 2

AN ACT RELATING TO A PENSION FOR NORMAN A. ESKRIDGE, A FORMER MEMBER OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE.

WHEREAS, Norman A. Eskridge was a member of the General Assembly of the State of Delaware for a period of fourteen years; and

WHEREAS, the State Employees' Pension Plan, set forth in Chapter 25 of Title 29 of the Delaware Code of 1953, as amended, does not provide for pension benefits for Norman A. Eskridge; and

WHEREAS, Norman A. Eskridge is deserving of consideration of a state employee's pension because of unusual and unfortunate circumstances; and

WHEREAS, Norman A. Eskridge should receive pension benefits under the State Employees' Pension Plan for the long and loyal service he has rendered to the State of Delaware;

NOW, THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. The State Treasurer is directed to accept the application of Norman A. Eskridge for pension benefits under the State Employees' Pension Plan, set forth in Chapter 55 of Title 29 of the Delaware Code of 1953, as amended, and is further directed to determine that the said Norman A. Eskridge shall be eligible for the minimum pension benefits as set forth in Section 5523 of Title 29 of any other provisions of Chapter 55 of Title 29 of the Delaware Code of 1953, as amended, notwithstanding.

Approved January 23, 1969.