DE HB144 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Passed on April 17 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-04-17 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


This bill serves to better define and limit what real property rights the Department of Transportation may acquire. It also corrects a technical error that if left unchanged, will jeopardize the use of federal funds on transportation projects due to non-conformance with the National Environmental Policy Act and federal highway regulations.

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An Act To Amend Title 17 Of The Delaware Code Relating To The Acquisition Of Real Property.


Roll Calls

2018-03-22 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 15 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-06-29 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 28 N: 12 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-04-17 Signed by Governor
2018-03-22 Passed By Senate. Votes: 15 YES 5 NO 1 ABSENT
2018-03-13 Reported Out of Committee (Transportation) in Senate with 4 On Its Merits
2017-07-12 Assigned to Transportation Committee in Senate
2017-06-29 Passed By House. Votes: 28 YES 12 NO 1 NOT VOTING
2017-06-29 Amendment HA 2 to HB 144 - Passed In House by Voice Vote
2017-06-29 Amendment HA 1 to HB 144 - Stricken in House
2017-06-13 Amendment HA 2 to HB 144 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2017-05-10 Reported Out of Committee (Transportation/Land Use and Infrastructure) in House with 4 On Its Merits
2017-04-25 Introduced and Assigned to Transportation/Land Use and Infrastructure Committee in House

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Bill Comments