CHAPTER 369

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 719

AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION TO THE INDIAN RIVER SCHOOL DISTRICT TO REIMBURSE AN EMPLOYE WHO OVERPAID HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE UNDER BLUE CROSS-BLUE SHIELD.

WHEREAS, Paul Kennedy, a teacher at the Sussex Central Junior School of the Indian River School District, has overpaid his Blue Cross-Blue Shield premiums by $859.22 between September 1973 and June 1977; and

WHEREAS, this overpayment resulted from the fact that Paul Kennedy 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 special act of the General Assembly; and

WHEREAS, Paul Kennedy overpaid his insurance in the following amounts and during the months shown herein:

September 1973 through May 1974

($13.20 per month)

June 1974 through May 1975

($14.40 per month)

June 1975 through May 1976

($19.94 per month)

June 1976 through May 1977

($24.78 per month)

$118.80 172.80 239.28 297.36

June 1977 30.98

$859.22

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. The sum of $859.22 is hereby appropriated to the Indian River School District to reimburse Paul Kennedy, a teacher at the Sussex Central Junior High School, who overpaid his health insurance coverage under 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 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.

Approved June 28, 1978.