CHAPTER 446

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 528

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 39, TITLE 14, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO DEATH BENEFITS FOR RETIRED AND DISABLED TEACHERS.

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

Section 1. Amend Chapter 39, Title 14, Delaware Code, by adding a new section to read as follows:

"§3910. Death Benefits

Upon the death of an individual receiving a pension under this Chapter the sum of 52,000 shall be paid to his or her designated beneficiary or in the absence of a designed beneficiary the amount of this benefit shall be paid to the deceased pensioner's estate."

Section 2. The effective date of this Act shall be July 1, 1984.

Approved July 20, 1984.