CHAPTER 287

AN ACT RELATING TO A PENSION FOR MARIE G. RYAN, A FORMER EMPLOYEE OF THE BOARD OF PUBLIC EDUCATION IN WILMINGTON.

WHEREAS, Marie G. Ryan was employed by the Board of Public Education in Wilmington as a school teacher for a period of 34 years and 8 months; and

WHEREAS, Marie G. Ryan presently is not receiving a State pension due to unusual circumstances; and

WHEREAS, Marie G. Ryan is in need of a State pension and is deserving of such pension for the long and faithful service she has rendered as a school teacher in the Wilmington public schools;

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 Marie G. Ryan for pension benefits under the State Employees' Pension Plan, set forth in Chapter 55, Title 29, Delaware Code, and is further directed to determine the said Marie G. Ryan to be eligible for State pension benefits, any other provisions of Chapter 55, Title 29, Delaware Code, notwithstanding.

Section 2. The pension benefits conferred hereby shall become effective July 1, 1969 and shall not be awarded retroactively.

Approved July 15, 1969.