CHAPTER 288

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 688

AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO THE OFFICE OF HIGHWAY SAFETY FOR THE PURPOSE OF REIMBURSING AN EMPLOYEE WHO OVERPAID HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE UNDER BLUE CROSS-BLUE SHIELD.

WHEREAS, as a result of an audit of the Office of Highway Safety, it was discovered in November of 1977 that Frank Fountain had not received credit under Blue Cross-Blue Shield for his wife who was also a state employee; and

WHEREAS, Frank Fountain overpaid health insurance premiums in the following amounts and during the following months herein shown:

June 1975 through May 1976

($19.94 per month)

June 1976 through May 1977

($24.78 per month)

June 1977 through November 1977

($30.98 per month)

$239.28 297.36 185.88

   

TOTAL $722.52

; and

WHEREAS, law prohibits an agency of State government from paying obligations incurred in a prior year without special act of the General Assembly.

NOW, THEREFORE:

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. The sum of $722.52 is hereby appropriated to the Office of Highway Safety for the purpose of reimbursing Mr. Fountain who overpaid his health insurance coverage with Blue Cross-Blue Shield of Delaware.

Section 2. This is a supplemental appropriation and the funds hereby appropriated shall be paid by the State Treasurer out of funds in the General Fund of the State of Delaware not otherwise appropriated.

Section 3. The funds herein appropriated remaining unexpended on June 30, 1978, shall revert to the General Fund of the State of Delaware.

Approved May 19, 1978.