DE HB133 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Passed on August 2 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-02 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This bill would create an end date for the special filing deadline created by school board vacancies that arise after the second Friday in February. The new end date for these vacancies would be the first Friday in March. Any vacancies that arise after the first Friday in March would be filled by the remaining members on the School Board for the remainder of the fiscal year.

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An Act To Amend Title 14 Of The Delaware Code Relating To School Board Elections.


Roll Calls

2017-07-01 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2017-06-29 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2017-08-02 Signed by Governor
2017-07-01 Passed By Senate. Votes: 12 YES 6 NOT VOTING 3 ABSENT
2017-06-29 Passed By House. Votes: 38 YES 3 ABSENT
2017-05-10 Reported Out of Committee (Education) in House with 2 Favorable, 7 On Its Merits
2017-04-13 Introduced and Assigned to Education Committee in House

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