HOUSE BILL NO. 76
AN ACT TO PROVIDE A PENSION FOR MARTIN J. FINERTY, A FORMER STATE EMPLOYEE.
WHEREAS, Martin J. Finerty served the people of the State of Delaware in an exemplary fashion as a fireman for the City of Wilmington; and
WHEREAS, Martin J. Finerty has served for ten years and eleven months as an employee of the University of Delaware in continuation of his dedication to public service; and
WHEREAS, Martin J. Finerty has been forced by medical reasons beyond his control to terminate his work with the University of Delaware.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:
Section 1. Amend Chapter 55, Title 29, Delaware Code, for the sole purpose of permitting the State of Delaware to give Martin J. Finerty a pension. The Board of Pension Trustees is hereby directed to accept the application of Martin J. Finerty for service pension benefits and to determine that Martin J. Finerty is eligible for such benefits, all statutory provisions and regulations to the contrary notwithstanding. The pension benefits of Martin J. Finerty shall be based upon ten years and eleven months State service.
Section 2. This Act shall be retroactive to July 1, 1974.
Approved March 24, 1975.