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FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 178

AN ACT AWARDING SPECIAL PENSION BENEFITS TO MARGARET ANSTINE; APPROPRIATING MONIES INTO THE SPECIAL 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 OF THE DELAWARE CODE.

WHEREAS, Margaret Anstine has been employed for approximately 25 years as a staff member in the General Assembly, serving both in the House of Representatives and the State Senate; and

WHEREAS, Margaret Anstine has rendered impartial assistance over the years to Democrats and Republicans alike, and has been a calming and positive influence throughout her stay; and

WHEREAS, under the statutes, rules and regulations of the Board of Pension Trustees, Margaret Anstine will not receive a State pension for her many years of dedicated service to 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 Margaret Anstine a pension, effective July 1, 1987, in the amount of $300.00 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 to transfer the sum of $38,794.01 from the Budget Office Contingency Appropriation in Senate Bill No. 560 of the 133rd General Assembly for Budget Office Contingency Energy (10-02-04-01-B4), 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.