CHAPTER 192

FORMERLY HOUSE BILL NO. 501

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 333, VOLUME 57, DELAWARE LAWS BY CHANGING THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF A 5% PAY RAISE FOR SCHOOL EMPLOYEES, AND PROVIDING FOR THE VARIABILITY OF STATE PUBLIC SCHOOL EMPLOYMENT CONTRACTS BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

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

Section 1. Amend Chapter 333, Volume 57, Delaware Laws, by striking in its entirety Section 19 thereof and substituting in lieu thereof the following new Section 19:

Section 19. Effective January 1, 1972, the State Board of Education shall revise the salary schedules in Sections 1305 (a), 1306 (a), 1307 (a) and (c), 1308 (a), 1309 (b), 1310 (a), 1311 (a) and (b), 1321 (a) and (c), 1322 (a) and (b), and 1324 (b) of this Act to reflect a 5% salary increase rounded to the nearest dollar for the second half of each employee's working year.

Section 2. Provided that the terms of all public school employment contracts are subject to alteration by action of the General Assembly and shall so state by their terms.

Approved July 1, 1971