CHAPTER 137

FORMERLY

SENATE SUBSTITUTE NO. 1

FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 96

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 36, PART I, TITLE 14 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO EDUCATIONAL BENEFITS FOR CHILDREN OF DECEASED VETERANS AND OTHERS.

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

Section 1. Amend §3602, Chapter 36, Part I, Title 14 of the Delaware Code by striking subsection (b) in its entirety, and substituting in lieu thereof the following:

"(b) No child of a member of the Armed Forces shall receive educational benefits in accordance with this Chapter unless such child qualifies under Subsection (a), and:

(1) a parent of such child is a resident of the State of Delaware, and is or was missing in action or held as a prisoner of war; or

(2) a parent of such child was a resident of the State of Delaware at the time such parent was killed, or later died from disease, wounds, injuries or disabilities arising or resulting from performance of duty."

Approved July 10, 1987.