CHAPTER 347

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 688

AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE TO PAY WAGES PAST DUE TO SHARON L. BISS.

WHEREAS, it is the intention of the State Merit System of Personnel Administration to deal fairly and equitably with all State Employees; and,

WHEREAS, it has now become apparent that through an administrative oversight, Mrs. Sharon L. Biss was reinstated to her former position as a Legal Stenographer I at the Department of Justice on February 1, 1971 at a pay grade one step lower than that to which she was entitled pursuant to Merit Rule 5.0720; and,

WHEREAS, it therefore becomes apparent that Mrs. Biss was underpaid in the following amounts for the past fiscal years:

February 1, 1971 - June 30, 1971

$100.00

July 1, 1971 - June 30, 1972

276.50

Total

$376.50

and further,

WHEREAS, Mrs. Biss has rendered exceptional service to the State of Delaware in her position in the classified service,

NOW THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. The sum of $376.50 is appropriated to the Department of Justice of the State of Delaware to pay wages due Mrs. Sharon L. Biss from past fiscal years.

Section 2. This Act is a supplementary appropriation and the money appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of funds in the General Fund of the State of Delaware not otherwise appropriated.

Approved May 31, 1974.