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AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 337, VOLUME 56, DELAWARE LAWS, ENTITLED "AN ACT MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE EXPENSE OF STATE GOVERNMENT FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 1969" TO ALLOW THE BUDGET DIRECTOR TO PAY STATE EMPLOYEES ACCORDING TO THEIR MERIT SYSTEM SALARY SCHEDULE RATHER THAN THEIR LINE ITEM SALARY APPROPRIATION.

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

Section 1. Chapter 337, Volume 56, Delaware Laws, is amended by adding a new section thereto to read as follows:

In any case where the salary payable to any State employee covered by and whose salary is set by the Personnel Commission pursuant to Chapter 59, Title 29, Delaware Code, is more or less than the salary provided in this Act, the Budget Director shall have the authority to pay such employee solely according to his Merit System fee schedule.

Approved July 10, 1969.