CHAPTER 509

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 623

AN ACT RELATING TO THE PENSION FOR THE SURVIVOR OF ROCCO A. EPISCOPO.

WHEREAS, Rocco A. Episcopo was a former State employee for a period exceeding ten years; and

WHEREAS, Rocco A. Episcopo passed away on December 24, 1972; and

WHEREAS, Rocco A. Episcopo is survived by his wife, Katherine Episcopo; and

WHEREAS, the State Pension Plan does not provide for a survivor's pension for Katherine Episcopo; and

WHEREAS, Katherine Episcopo should receive survivor's pension benefits for her husband's long and dedicated service to the State of Delaware.

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. The Board of Pension Trustees is hereby directed to accept the application of Katherine Episcopo for a survivor's pension in accordance with Chapter 55, Title 29 of the Delaware Code, and the Board is further directed to determine that said Katherine Episcopo is eligible for said pension.

Approved July 22, 1974.