CHAPTER 382

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 618

AN ACT AWARDING SPECIAL PENSION BENEFITS TO RICHARD L. TITUS; APPROPRIATING MONIES INTO THE SPECIAL PENSION FUND CREATED BY VOLUME 61, CHAPTER 455, LAWS OF DELAWARE, AND DIRECTING THE BOARD OF PENSION TRUSTEES TO ADMINISTER PAYMENT OF THE PENSION PROVIDED BY THIS ACT AS IF THE AWARD WERE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 55, TITLE 29 DELAWARE CODE.

WHEREAS, Richard L. Titus has been employed in various capacities with the State of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, Richard L. Titus has specifically served the Delaware State Archives, the Department of Natural Resources, the Department of Labor, the Delaware Emergency Fuel Crisis Program and the Department of Agriculture; and

WHEREAS, Richard L. Titus has also served Delaware State College and Delaware Technical and Community College in the capacities of Instructor and program assistant; and

WHEREAS, Richard L. Titus has contributed an aggregate period of service to the State of ten years; and

WHEREAS, under the statutes and the rules and regulations of the Board of Pension Trustees, Richard L. Titus will not receive a State pension for his many years of dedicated service for the State of Delaware.

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. The Board of Pension Trustees is hereby authorized and directed to grant Richard L. Titus a pension in the amount of $175.00 per month as if such award were made pursuant to Chapter 55, Title 29 of the Delaware Code.

Section 2. The Budget Director and the Controller General are authorized and directed to transfer the sum of $20,486.44 from a contingency line item appropriation in Chapter 87, Volume 65, Laws of Delaware for Budget Office - Contingencies (10-02-004) Contingency - Regradeg/Reclassifications to the Special Pension Fund authorized by Volume 61. Chapter 455. Laws of Delaware for the purposes of implementing the provisions of Section 1 of this Act, commencing with the month of January, 1987.

Approved June 30, 1986.