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Engross
50%
DESB174This Bill recognizes tobacco and nicotine products as contraband in correctional facilities.
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2014-04-10
Engross
50%
DEHB288This bill clarifies that the assessment paid into the Delaware Broadband Fund applies only to telecommunications service providers and not to all entities governed by the Public Service Commission.
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2014-04-10
Engross
50%
DEHB289This bill creates equity among users of telecommunications services by extending the 911 fee to prepaid wireless retail transactions.
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2014-04-10
Passed by House of Representatives. Votes: Passed 37 YES 0 NO 0 NOT VOTING 4 ABSENT 0 VACANT
Engross
50%
DEHCR47This Resolution commends Delaware State University on being named as the top 1890 Land-Grant University of the Year.
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2014-04-10
Passed by Senate. Votes: Passed 18 YES 0 NO 0 NOT VOTING 3 ABSENT 0 VACANT
Intro
25%
DEHB296The bill allows professional licensing boards to recognize military education, training and experience when reviewing credentials and issuing licenses and aims to assist service personnel and their spouses in obtaining and/or renewing professional li...
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2014-04-10
Introduced in House and assigned to Veterans Affairs Committee
Intro
25%
DESB197Human trafficking is a global concern that affects the United States on federal, state, and local levels, and victimizes more than 27 million people worldwide. By 2012, human trafficking had become the second fastest growing criminal activity in the ...
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2014-04-10
Engross
50%
DEHB238This bill adopts by reference federal migratory game bird possession limits established by federal regulation to provide more efficient and timely adoption of such changing regulations. This bill also clarifies that possession limits do not apply to ...
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2014-04-09
Reported Out of Committee (NATURAL RESOURCES & ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL) in Senate with 5 On Its Merits
Intro
25%
DEHB257This bill amends Title 18, Chapter 50, Insurance Holding Company System Registration. The language is substantially similar to the recently amended language within the NAIC Model Law – Insurance Holding Company System Regulatory Act. The primar...
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2014-04-09
Reported Out of Committee (ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT/BANKING/INSURANCE/COMMERCE) in House with 2 Favorable, 6 On Its Merits
Engross
50%
DESB177Criminals who attempt to prevent victims or witnesses from cooperating with the investigation and prosecution of crimes pose a real and growing threat to public safety and the orderly administration of justice. This Act seeks to deter criminals and t...
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2014-04-09
Reported Out of Committee (JUDICIARY) in House with 6 Favorable, 2 On Its Merits
Engross
50%
DEHB280Delaware law enforcement agencies are currently limited to making arrests for cell phone and seatbelt violations to only when the offense occurs in the presence of the police officer. This bill adds these two violations to Title 21, Chapter 7, 701 a...
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2014-04-09
Intro
25%
DEHB294This legislation requires an employer to shred or destroy employee records with personal identifying information when the employer no longer retains the records. An employee harmed by the employer’s failure to comply with this section can sue f...
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2014-04-09
Intro
25%
DESB193This bill requires a mammography service provider to provide specific notice to a patient if that patient presents with dense breast tissue.
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2014-04-09
Intro
25%
DESB192This Bill respectfully responds and reacts to the well-reasoned decision in the matter State of Delaware Insurance Coverage Office v. Rabrinda Choudry and Debjani Choudry, C.A. No. N12A-08-003 RRC and codifies the longstanding position of the State o...
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2014-04-09
Pass
100%
DESB43This bill permits the sharing of confidential information received by the Insurance Commissioner and the Department of Insurance with other state, federal and international regulators and the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) and...
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2014-04-08
Signed by Governor
Intro
25%
DEHB115This bill provides that causes of actions regarding the performance or furnishing of land surveys and the creation or furnishing of survey products must be brought within 6 years or 3 years after the discovery of an error or omission, whichever occur...
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2014-04-08
HS 1 for HB 115 - Assigned to Economic Development/Banking/Insurance/Commerce
Pass
100%
DESB99This Bill re-organizes Section 351 to be more reader friendly as to the requirements and exceptions for DSCYF to evaluate homes where children are placed with non-relatives. It also changes the current statute which required DSCYF consent before a ch...
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2014-04-08
Signed by Governor
Pass
100%
DEHB233This bill eliminates from Title 25 of the Delaware Code language providing that if the Board of Directors of the Delaware Manufactured Home Relocation Authority does not adopt an adjusted assessment on or before January 31, 2006 then the Board shall ...
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2014-04-08
Signed by Governor
Enroll
75%
DESB167This Act exempts solids and confections containing 2% or less alcohol by weight from the definition of alcoholic liquor.
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2014-04-08
Passed by House of Representatives. Votes: Passed 39 YES 1 NO 0 NOT VOTING 1 ABSENT 0 VACANT
Pass
100%
DESB154Many insurance companies, including Delaware-domiciled insurance companies, prudently manage a portion of their liquidity and funding needs through borrowing from an FHLBank. The proposed legislation will enable Delaware insurers to access FHLBank fu...
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2014-04-08
Signed by Governor
Intro
25%
DEHB234This bill: 1.) Provides that in determining market rent there must be a comparison of community to community and not lot to lot. Additionally, communities used in the comparison of community to community cannot be owned by the same principles. 2.) Al...
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2014-04-08
HS 1 for HB 234 - Assigned to Manufactured Housing
Intro
25%
DESB182This bill creates a check box for donations to the Protecting Delaware’s Children Fund on the individual income tax return. All amounts designated to this Fund would be forwarded to the Delaware Community Foundation for use in public awareness ...
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2014-04-08
Reported Out of Committee (COMMUNITY/COUNTY AFFAIRS) in Senate with 4 On Its Merits
Intro
25%
DEHB292This Bill adds Serenity Place, Inc., a Dover rehabilitation entity, to the list of tax exempt organizations.
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2014-04-08
Intro
25%
DEHB291The Insurance Coverage Office has administratively operated within the Office of Management and Budget and its predecessor agencies for over twenty years. This legislation updates the Delaware Code to formalize the movement of the Insurance Coverage ...
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2014-04-08
Engross
50%
DEHB232This is the first leg of a constitutional amendment that would expand the list of entities that may certify questions of law to the Delaware Supreme Court to include the highest appellate court of any foreign country and any foreign governmental agen...
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2014-04-03
Intro
25%
DESB188This bill vests judges with discretion to determine “habitual offender” sentences, rather than the Attorney General’s staff. It also permits some offenders whose sentences were determined by the Attorney General’s Office to be...
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2014-04-03
Intro
25%
DESB191Healthy and vibrant downtowns are critical components of Delaware’s economic well-being and quality of life. The Downtown Development Districts Act is intended to leverage state resources to spur private investment in commercial business distri...
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2014-04-03
Enroll
75%
DEHB139The Business Enterprise Program (BEP) of the Division of Health and Social Services, Division of the Visually Impaired, broadens economic opportunities for blind residents of Delaware by creating snack bars, cafeterias, and vending route facilities o...
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2014-04-02
Passed by Senate. Votes: Passed 21 YES 0 NO 0 NOT VOTING 0 ABSENT 0 VACANT
Intro
25%
DEHB258This bill allows for the insurance cards in an electronic format to be used as proof of insurance. Using an electronic format would not act as consent to access other contents on the device, nor would it expand or restrict investigative or search aut...
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2014-04-02
Reported Out of Committee (ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT/BANKING/INSURANCE/COMMERCE) in House with 1 Favorable, 6 On Its Merits, 1 Unfavorable
Engross
50%
DESB98Sections 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 9 and 12 add a criminal background check requirement and prohibit licensure of individuals with a conviction for a felony sexual offense seeking licensure as podiatrists, chiropractors, physicians, occupational therapists, opt...
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2014-03-31
Reported Out of Committee (APPROPRIATIONS) in House with 6 On Its Merits
Engross
50%
DEHB204This Act allows reconstructed vehicles that are more than 25 years old to be exempt from emissions testing. Biennial safety and anti-tampering inspections would still be required. These reconstructed vehicles are typically show cars that are only use...
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2014-03-27
Reported Out of Committee (PUBLIC SAFETY) in Senate with 4 On Its Merits
Pass
100%
DEHB259This bill removes the sunset provision from the public education unit count law adopted in the first session of the 146th General Assembly. The provision, previously set to expire April 1, 2012, was extended two years by legislation in the second ses...
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2014-03-27
Signed by Governor
Enroll
75%
DEHB104This bill prohibits a person from requesting the issuance of a certificate of insurance that does not accurately reflect the underlying policy. The bill enables the Department of Insurance to issue cease and desist orders and assess fines against par...
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2014-03-25
Passed by House of Representatives. Votes: Passed 38 YES 0 NO 0 NOT VOTING 3 ABSENT 0 VACANT
Intro
25%
DEHB60This bill would permit wine producers holding a valid license in this State or another state to obtain a license and ship wine directly to Delaware consumers so long as it is done through a common carrier with a “Carrier Permit”. The bill...
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2014-03-20
HS 1 for HB 60 - Amendment HA 3 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
Intro
25%
DEHB213This bill increases the premium tax on surplus lines from 2% to 3%. The proceeds from the increase will be used to fund medical coverage for retired State, County, and Municipal police officers and firefighters. The retirees must be retired from the ...
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2014-03-19
Reported Out of Committee (ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT/BANKING/INSURANCE/COMMERCE) in House with 7 Favorable
Engross
50%
DESB48This bill will create a process to have an eleven-member Commission appointed every ten years to redistrict the Senate and House of Representatives of the Delaware General Assembly. “The Redistricting Commission for the State of Delaware”...
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2014-03-13
Amendment HA 2 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
Engross
50%
DESB157The bill adds sales and leases to the current language regarding publicly funded capital improvements.
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2014-03-13
Intro
25%
DEHB255This bill would add information regarding veteran status to the Delaware Driver’s License or Identification Card upon request. This would eliminate the need for a veteran to carry a separate card or official discharge papers in order to prove t...
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2014-03-13
Pass
100%
DESB110Currently the Delaware State Police employs individuals who have matriculated from an accredited police training program to engage in the monitoring of sex offenders. This bill allows other police agencies to hire similarly trained persons for simila...
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2014-02-25
Signed by Governor
Pass
100%
DESB55This bill adds members of the Public Service Commission to the definition of 'public officer' which would subject them, like many other individuals in positions of public trust, to certain financial disclosure requirements.
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2014-01-30
Signed by Governor
Intro
25%
DEHB235This bill designates bicycling as the official sport for the State of Delaware.
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2014-01-29
Reported Out of Committee (HOUSE ADMINISTRATION) in House with 1 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits
Intro
25%
DESB166This bill defines “industrial landfill” in conformity with the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Regulations Governing Solid Waste. This bill also establishes a height restriction, or vertical limit, for an...
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2014-01-29
Intro
25%
DEHB65This Bill recognizes the importance of the Delaware Manufactured Home Relocation Trust Fund in providing stability for persons displaced by a change in a manufactured home community by extending the Trust Fund for an additional five (5) years to July...
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2014-01-28
Stricken
Intro
25%
DESB162This Bill expands the crime of possession and purchase of deadly weapons by persons prohibited to include perpetrators of violent crimes who have been found Not Guilty By Reason of Insanity, Guilty But Mentally Ill, or Mentally Incompetent to Stand T...
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2014-01-23
Pass
100%
DEHB140This is a companion bill to House Bill No. 85, which granted authority to the Delaware Commission of Veterans’ Affairs to establish the Delaware Veterans Trust Fund. This Bill adds the Delaware Veterans Trust Fund to the list of programs eligib...
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2013-09-17
Signed by Governor
Pass
100%
DEHB180This Act requires all commercial vehicles, except farm vehicles, registered with a gross vehicle weight of 26000 lbs. or over in the State of Delaware to be equipped with an audible reverse warning signal, backup camera or other warning device that a...
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2013-08-30
Signed by Governor
Pass
100%
DEHB130State and federal laws limit the amount of nonprescription pseudoephedrine (“PSE”) consumers can buy to prevent diversion for production of methamphetamine. States, however, need an effective way to enforce those limits statewide and acro...
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2013-08-27
Signed by Governor
Pass
100%
DESB59Section 1 creates the Controlled Substance Advisory Committee, a designee/recommending body that previously existed only in regulation; makes numerous grammatical corrections; makes uniform the language pertaining to the Secretary’s duty to the...
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2013-08-06
Signed by Governor
Pass
100%
DESB114Sections 1, 2, and 4 through 9 add chaperone requirements for the designated healthcare professionals of podiatry, chiropractic, dentistry and dental hygiene, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy/athletic training, social work and massage ...
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2013-08-06
Signed by Governor
Pass
100%
DESB63The Delaware State Police regulate scrap metal processors by requiring them to be licensed and to report electronically the receipt of certain articles which may turn out to be stolen so that they can be recovered by law enforcement agencies and retu...
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2013-07-31
Signed by Governor
Pass
100%
DESB86This Act conveys 1.57 acres of land along US 13 in New Castle County, which is surplus to state needs, to the Town of Smyrna for future public use, including but not limited to a water tower, well, and water treatment facility and/or for a fire or po...
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2013-07-31
Signed by Governor
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