CHAPTER 142

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 227

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO ELIGIBILITY LISTS.

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

Section 1. Amend Title 29, Delaware Code by striking §5919 in its entirety and replacing it with the following:

"§5919. Eligibility lists.

The rules shall provide for the establishment of eligibility lists for appointment and promotion. Such lists shall include the names of successful candidates in the order of their relative performance in the particular examinations, except where such lists contain fewer than 15 candidates, in which case the names of the successful candidates may be listed in alphabetical order. Eligibility for appointment from any such list shall continue for not more than 3 years. Vacant positions in pay grades 1-4 will be filled by agency recruitment efforts unless an eligibility list is required by federal law for that position."

Approved July 09, 2001