CHAPTER 77

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 377

AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 2 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO EMPLOYEES OF SUBSIDIARIES OF THE DELAWARE TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY.

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

Section 1. Amend Section 1325(3) of Title 2 of the Delaware Code by deleting that Section in its entirety and inserting in lieu thereof a new Section 1325(3) which shall read:

"(3) All employees of any public or specialized transportation administration or of any subsidiary created pursuant to the Chapter. Except as otherwise provided herein, such employees shall not be considered state employees for purposes of wages, salaries, fringe benefits or for purposes of any other benefits which may accrue to state employees whether exempt or merit employees, including benefits that may accrue under Executive Order No. 36 dated November 23, 1977. Such employees shall be considered state employees for the purposes of participating in the group medical insurance plans available to state employees. Participation in, and the terms of, medical insurance programs available through the State shall not be a subject of collective bargaining."

Section 2. This Act shall also apply to all retirees of any public or specialized transportation administration or of any subsidy created pursuant to the Chapter.

Approved July 11, 1989