CHAPTER 153

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 253

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE PURCHASE OF A MEDICAL LEAVE OF ABSENCE IN THE STATE EMPLOYEES' PENSION PLAN.

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

Section 1. Amend §5501(b)(9), Chapter 55, Title 29, Delaware Code by adding at the end thereof a new sentence as follows:

"For an employee who first became employed before July 1, 1976, the maximum amount of employee contributions and state appropriations used in this calculation will be 5% of the final average compensation."

Approved July 10, 2001