CHAPTER 709

AN ACT RELATING TO A PENSION FOR HARRINGTON SAVAGE, A FORMER EMPLOYEE OF THE STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT.

WHEREAS, Harrington Savage was an employee of the Delaware State Highway Department; and

WHEREAS, Harrington Savage will be sixty-five (65) years of age on July 3, 1970; and

WHEREAS, Harrington Savage was employed by the State Highway Department for fifteen (15) years, five (5) months and twenty-three (23) days; and

WHEREAS, under provisions of Title 29, Section 5501, Delaware Code, it is stated that applicant shall be in covered employment on date of retirement; and

WHEREAS, Harrington Savage being of 65 years of age at present, consequently finding it difficult to find gainful employment with a state agency to qualify under the provisions of "covered employee"; and

WHEREAS, Harrington Savage is deserving of a pension for his years of service to the State,

NOW, THEREFORE,

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

Section 1. That Title 29, Section 5501, Delaware Code, is hereby waved for the sole purpose of permitting the State of Delaware to pay a pension to Harrington Savage, a former employee of the State Highway Department; and that the State Treasurer of the State of Delaware is hereby instructed to pay a pension to Harrington Savage, computed as state pensions are computed.

Approved July 14, 1970.