HOUSE BILL NO. 541
AN ACT AWARDING HEALTH CARE BENEFITS FOR SAMANTHA FULLER.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE :
WHEREAS, Frances Collender was a Delaware State Trooper killed in the line of duty; and
WHEREAS, Frances Collender has a daughter, Samantha Fuller who is currently twenty years of age and attending the University of Delaware; and
WHEREAS, due to the fact that Frances Collender was a Delaware State Trooper for only four (4) years, Samantha Fuller is not entitled to the State’s share of health care benefits under Delaware law.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Notwithstanding any Delaware Code provision to the contrary, the State of Delaware shall pay the full cost of a basic individual contract of health care insurance coverage for Samantha Fuller as long as she is a primary survivor receiving a survivor’s pension under Title 11, § 8372(a) of the Delaware Code.
Approved August 16, 2004