CHAPTER 436

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 354

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO STATE EMPLOYEE'S PENSION PLAN.

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

Section 1. Amend §5501(b) of Title 29 of the Delaware Code by inserting as a new subsection (18) the following:

"Service with the county Register in Chancery office provided that the individual was employed by that office immediately prior to January 1, 2002 and further provided that the past service cost associated with said service is paid into the fund by the respective counties or individuals, on a schedule approved by the Board of Pension Trustees".

Section 2: Notwithstanding Section 2 of House Bill No. 303, signed into law on June 30, 2001, or any other provision of law, nothing in this Act shall require or otherwise obligate the State to reimburse, or to pay, any county or any individual for past service pension cost for any former employee of the a county Register in Chancery office.”.

Approved October 30, 2002