CHAPTER 333

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 773

AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL TO REIMBURSE AN EMPLOYEE WHO OVERPAID HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE UNDER BLUE CROSS-BLUE SHIELD.

WHEREAS, Fred Bonner, an employee of the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, has overpaid his Blue Cross-Blue Shield premiums by $737.30 between June 1970 and June 1975; and

WHEREAS, this overpayment resulted from the fact that Fred Bonner had not received credit under Blue Cross Blue Shield for his wife who is also a State employee; and

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

Act of the General Assembly; and

WHEREAS, Fred Bonner overpaid his insurance in the following amounts and during the months shown herein:

June 1970 through May 1971
($9.26 per month)

June 1971 through May 1972
($11.46 per month)

June 1972 through May 1973
($11.46 per month)

June 1973 through May 1974
($13.20 per month)

June 1974 through May 1975
($14.40 per month)

June 1, 1975 through June 30, 1975 ($19.94 per month)

TOTAL

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. The sum of $737.30 is hereby appropriated to the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control to reimburse Fred Bonner, an employee of the Department, who overpaid his health insurance coverage under Blue Cross-Blue Shield by that amount.

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

Section 3. The funds hereby appropriated remaining unexpended on June 30, 1978, shall revert to the General Fund.

Approved June 19, 1978.