CHAPTER 522

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 596

AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT RELATING TO THE SALARY OF ROLAND R. HARBIN, A TEACHER EMPLOYED BY NEW CASTLE GUNNING - BEDFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT.

WHEREAS, Roland R. Harbin served in the armed forces of the United States of America from March 17, 1966 to March 16, 1968; and

WHEREAS, Roland R. Harbin has been, and continues to be employed by the New Castle-Gunning Bedford School District, beginning his employment there in September 1969; and

WHEREAS, §1312 (a), Chapter 13, Title 14 of the Delaware Code provides that: "Years of service in the armed forces shall also be counted as years of experience in accordance with the rules and regulations adopted by the State Board of Education in this respect"; and

WHEREAS, §1305 (a), Chapter 13, Title 14 of the Delaware Code provides for an increasing salary schedule for teachers commensurate with increased experience; and

WHEREAS, Roland R. Harbin, through inadvertance, has not been compensated according to the salary schedule according to his experience as contemplated by § 1305 (a), Chapter 13, Title 14 of the Delaware Code; and

WHEREAS, there is a total salary difference in compensation due Roland R. Harbin, because of his service in the armed forces, of Two-Thousand Seven-Hundred Nine Dollars ($2,709.00); and

WHEREAS, Roland R. Harbin is statutorily entitled to receive the above stated amount of compensation.

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. The sum of $3,249 is appropriated to the

New Castle-Gunning Bedford School District (95-20-000) to pay wages due Roland R. Harbin and Other Employment Costs (fringe benefits) earned in prior fiscal years.

Section 2. This Act is a supplementary appropria-

tion, and the money appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of funds in the Geneal Fund of the State of Delaware not otherwise appropriated. Any funds remaining unexpended on June 30, 1976, will revert to the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Approved June 30, 1976