CHAPTER 247

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 458

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 55, TITLE 29, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO ELIGIBILITY FOR APPROVED LEAVE.

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

Section 1. Amend subsection 5501(b)(11), Chapter 55, Title 29, Delaware Code by striking said subsection in its entirety and substituting in lieu thereof the following:

"(11) Approved leave, other than approved medical and sabbatical leaves, provided that the employee pays into the Fund prior to the issuance of his or her first pension check contributions determined by multiplying the rates in effect at the time of payment for employee contributions and State appropriations times the average of the 60 months of creditable compensation used to calculate the individual's pension benefit times the months or fractions thereof so credited. Any credited service purchased under this paragraph shall not be used to deterrninc eligibility for benefits under this chapter."

Approved May 24, 1982.