CHAPTER 99

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 205

AN ACT AWARDING SPECIAL PENSION BENEFITS TO CHARLES H. REID. 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 MADE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 55, TITLE 29, DELAWARE CODE.

WHEREAS, Charles H. Reid rendered valuable and dedicated service to his students and the State of Delaware as a full-time teacher in New Castle County public schools for approximately 21 years; and

WHEREAS, due to a quirk of timing dictated by changing statutes, and the rules and regulations of the Board of Pension Trustees, Charles H. Reid does not receive a state pension despite his many years of dedicated service.

NOW, THEREFORE:

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

Section 1. The Board of Pension Trustees is hereby directed to grant Charles H. Reid a State service pension in the amount of $341.89 per month as if such award were made pursuant to Chapter 55, Title 29, Delaware Code.

Section 2. The Budget Director and the Controller General are authorized to transfer

the sum of $42,541.09 from the Budget Office Contingency Appropriation in Senate Bill 560 of the 133rd General Assembly for Budget Office Contingency Energy (10-02-04-01-84), to the Special Pension Fund authorized by Volume 61. Chapter 455, Laws of Delaware, for the purpose of implementing the provisions of Section 1 of this Act.

Approved July 8, 1987.