CHAPTER 702

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

Dover

EXECUTIVE ORDER

NUMBER TEN

TO: Heads of All State Departments and Agencies

RE : Final Implementation of State Police Salary Increase

WHEREAS, the 126th General Assembly of the State of Delaware enacted into law House Bill No. 585, Chapter 332, 58 Laws of Delaware, giving the Delaware State Police a 16.5 percent salary increase; and

WHEREAS, approximately 15 percent of the pay raise has already been implemented thus leaving a balance of 1.5 percent retroactive to November, 1972; and

WHEREAS, there are no more restrictions being imposed by the Federal Pay Board upon the final phase of the State Police pay raise; and

WHEREAS, funds for said pay raise have already been appropriated; and

WHEREAS, executive action is now needed to implement the final phase of the State Police pay raise bill.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Governor of the State of Delaware, do order and declare that the compensation schedules established for active-duty State Police in Section 1, Chapter 322, 58 Delaware Laws (11 Delaware Code 8303) are hereby effectuated and the final phase of the 16.5 percent salary increase is herewith fully implemented by giving the active-duty State Police the remaining 1.5 percent of their salary increase retroactive to November, 1972.

Approved this 5th day of June, 1973.

(GREAT SEAL)

SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT

Governor

Attest:

ROBERT H. REED

Secretary of State