CHAPTER 163

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 119

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 1602 OF TITLE 19 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE POLICE OFFICERS AND FIREFIGHTERS EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS ACT.

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

Section 1. Amend Chapter 16, Section 1602(1), Title 19 of the Delaware Code, by striking said Section and substituting therefor a new Section (1), as follows:

"(1) 'Public employer' or 'employer' means the State or political subdivisions of the State or any agency thereof, any county, or any agency thereof, or any municipal corporation or municipality, city or town located within the State or any agency thereof, which (1) upon the affirmative legislative act of its common council or other governing body has elected to come within Chapter 13 of this Title, (2) hereafter elects to come within this Chapter, or (3) employs 25 or more full-time employees."

Approved July 7, 1995