CHAPTER 549

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 1098

AN ACT RELATING TO THE ADJUSTMENT OF STATE EMPLOYEE PENSION BENEFITS FOR ELLEN W. COLLINS AND MIRIAM H. DOUGLAS.

WHEREAS, Ellen W. Collins, a former teacher who has been receiving State employee pension benefits for a period of three years or longer, was receiving $361.53 per month, but after an "adjustment" in 1972 was reduced to $323.89 per month; and

WHEREAS, Miriam H. Douglas, a former teacher who has been receiving State employee pension benefits for a period of three years or longer, was receiving $437.88 per month prior to the adjustment, and now receives $406.82 per month.

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. The State Board of Pension Trustees is hereby directed to accept the application of Ellen W. Collins (Social Security No. 222-22-6182) for a pension in the amount previously received by such person prior to any adjustment. The Board is further directed to determine that Ellen W. Collins is eligible for the said pension.

Section 2. The State Board of Pension Trustees is hereby directed to accept the application of Miriam H. Douglas (Social Security No. 222-22-5394) for a pension in the amount previously received by such person prior to any adjustment. The Board is further directed to determine that Miriam H. Douglas is eligible for the said pension.

Approved July 26, 1974.