BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Amend §5501(d), Title 29 of the Delaware Code by making insertions as shown by underlining and deletions as shown by strike through as follows:
(d) "Correction officer" shall mean an employee employed by the Department of Correction in a position responsible for supervising correctional officers
inmates in secured facilities and/or classified with a correctional officer job title and authorized to receive hazardous duty level A-1 per the state merit rules authorized in § 5914 of this title.
Section 2. The provisions of this bill shall become effective January 1, 2016.
Approved July 28, 2015