CHAPTER 463

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 896

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 59, TITLE 29, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO THE SELECTION OF EMPLOYEES FROM ELIGIBILITY LISTS.

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

Section 1. Amend §5921, Title 29, Delaware Code, by adding at the end thereof the following:

"The rules shall not require the employing agency to interview more than one person on such list. In no case shall the rules require the employing agency to give a reason for rejecting names on said list unless all names are rejected. When the appointing authority selects an applicant for hire from said list the applicant may, at the discretion of the appointing authority, start work immediately and be placed on the payroll forthwith and any additional approvals or paperwork required by the rules shall be performed subsequently."

Approved July 11, 1978.