DE HB146 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-0)
Status: Passed on September 21 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-09-21 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This bill will remove the requirement for signatures to be in pen and ink when provided for driver license, identification card, or registration application processes. Removing this provision enables the Division of Motor Vehicles to develop more efficient means of serving customers including expanding online services.

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An Act To Amend Title 21 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Drivers License And Vehicle Registration.


Roll Calls

2017-06-30 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-06-06 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2017-09-21 Signed by Governor
2017-06-30 Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
2017-06-14 Reported Out of Committee (Transportation) in Senate with 3 On Its Merits
2017-06-09 Assigned to Transportation Committee in Senate
2017-06-06 Passed By House. Votes: 39 YES 2 ABSENT
2017-05-10 Reported Out of Committee (Transportation/Land Use and Infrastructure) in House with 3 Favorable, 1 On Its Merits
2017-04-25 Introduced and Assigned to Transportation/Land Use and Infrastructure Committee in House

Delaware State Sources

Bill Comments