CHAPTER 130

AN ACT RELATING TO PENSIONS FOR ELIZABETH H. HITCHENS, EDNA CALHOUN, AND MARY REED, FORMER SUSSEX COUNTY EMPLOYEES.

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

WHEREAS, Elizabeth H. Hitchens, Edna Calhoun, and Mary Reed are former Sussex County employees, all for periods of more than 20 years; and

WHEREAS, the Sussex County Employees' Pension Plan as set forth in Chapter 64, Title 9, Delaware Code, does not provide for pension benefits for Elizabeth H. Hitchens, Edna Calhoun, and Mary Reed; and

WHEREAS, Elizabeth H. Hitchens, Edna Calhoun, and Mary Reed should receive pension benefits under the Sussex County Employees' Pension Plan for their long and loyal service to Sussex County;

NOW, THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. The Levy Court of Sussex County is directed to accept the applications of Elizabeth H. Hitchens, Edna Calhoun, and Mary Reed for pension benefits under the Sussex County Employees' Pension Plan, set forth in Chapter 64, Title 9, Delaware Code; and the Levy Court of Sussex County is further directed to determine that the said Elizabeth H. Hitchens, Edna Calhoun, and Mary Reed shall be eligible for Retirement Pension Benefits as determined by Section 6406, Title 9, Delaware Code, any other provisions of Chapter 64, Title 9, Delaware Code, notwithstanding.

Approved June 7, 1969.