CHAPTER 355

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 659

AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES FOR THE PURPOSE OF PAYING EMPLOYEES WHO FAILED TO RECEIVE THEIR ANNUAL INCREMENT.

WHEREAS, as the result of an audit of the PT-1 files of Marlene Fountain and Margaret Lake, requested by the Director of the Division of Maintenance and Communications, revealed that they did not receive annual merit increases dating back to July 1, 1969; and

WHEREAS, these employees are entitled statutorily and by regulation of the Personnel Department to annual increments, unless otherwise indicated in their personnel files which the said audit did not reveal; and

WHEREAS, Marlene Fountain is entitled, as a result of the audit, to back pay in the amount of $936.00; and

WHEREAS, Margaret Lake is entitled, as a result of the audit, to back pay in the amount of $1,034.50.

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. The sum of $1,970.50 is hereby appropriated to the Department of Administrative Services for the purpose of paying Marlene Fountain and Margaret Lake who inadvertently were not given annual increments dating back to July 1 of 1969.

Section 2. Funds appropriated herein shall be paid by the State Treasurer from the General Fund monies not otherwise appropriated.

Section 3. This is a supplementary appropriation act and funds appropriated herein which remain unexpended on June 30, 1974, shall revert to the General Fund.

Approved June 11, 1974.