CHAPTER 38

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 145

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NG. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 51, TITLE 29, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO LEAVE FOR VOLUNTEER EMERGENCY SERVICE.

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

Section 1. Amend Chapter 51, Title 29, Delaware Code, by adding thereto a new §5119 to read as follows:

"§5119 Leave for Volunteer Emergency Duty.

Any State employee, who is an active volunteer firefighter or active auxiliary member may, with the approval of the agency which employs such person be permitted to respond to fire, rescue, ambulance, or other emergency calls during his or her regular hours of employment without loss of pay, vacation, sick leave, or personal leave credit."

Approved June 11, 1993.