HOUSE BILL NO. 984
AN ACT RELATING TO A PENSION FOR KENNETH PARSONS, AN EMPLOYEE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAYS AND TRANSPORTATION.
WHEREAS, Kenneth Parsons has been employed as a Toll Collector for the Delaware Turnpike since June 1, 1965; and
WHEREAS, Mr. Parsons has incurred a lengthy illness which has consumed all of his sick leave, and the State has been informed that due to his condition he will be unable to return to duty; and
WHEREAS, Kenneth Parsons is deserving of a pension because of his many years of dedicated service to the State of Delaware, notwithstanding the fact that his accumulated time falls short of the pension guidelines.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:
Section 1. The Board of Trustees of the State Employees' Retirement fund is hereby directed to accept the application of Kenneth Parsons for a service pension under Chapter 55, Title 29 of the Delaware Code; and the Board of Trustees is further directed to determine that Kenneth Parsons is eligible for a service pension, any provisions of the State Employees' Pension Plan to the contrary notwithstanding.
Section 2. This Act shall be retroactive to January 1, 1974.
Approved July 26, 1974.