DE HB122 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 13-6)
Status: Passed on September 8 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-09-08 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This bill provides greater protection to correctional officers and other state employees who are assaulted in detention facilities by prohibiting assaults committed with a reckless state of mind.

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An Act To Amend Title 11 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Assaults In A Detention Facility.


Roll Calls

2017-05-10 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2017-05-02 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2017-09-08 Signed by Governor
2017-05-10 Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
2017-05-03 Reported Out of Committee (Corrections & Public Safety) in Senate with 1 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits
2017-05-02 Assigned to Corrections & Public Safety Committee in Senate
2017-05-02 Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 ABSENT
2017-04-26 Reported Out of Committee (Corrections) in House with 3 Favorable, 2 On Its Merits
2017-04-04 Introduced and Assigned to Corrections Committee in House

Delaware State Sources

Bill Comments