CHAPTER 169

FORMERLY

SENATE SUBSTITUTE NO. 1

FOR

SENATE BILL NO. 89

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO POST-RETIREMENT LUMP SUM DEATH BENEFITS.

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

Section 1. Amend §5316, Title 29 of the Delaware Code by deleting the amount “$5,000” as it appears therein, and inserting in lieu thereof the amount, “$6,000”. Further amend §5316, Title 29 of the Delaware Code by deleting paragraph (c) as it appears therein in its entirety.

Section 2. Amend §5546, Title 29 of the Delaware Code by deleting the amount “$5,000” as it appears therein, and inserting in lieu thereof the amount, “$6,000”.

Section 3. This Act shall be effective for death benefits payable for decedents dying after June 30, 1999.

Approved July 16,1999