DE HB19 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on April 13 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-04-13 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This bill is a follow-up to House Bill No. 432, a change to the Town of Elsmeres charter, passed in the 148th General Assembly. HB432 removed a cap on the amount of indebtedness the Town of Elsmere could incur to meet current expenses. This bill clarifies that such borrowing is intended to cover short term cash needs and shall not exceed anticipated revenue for the current fiscal year.

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An Act To Amend The Charter Of The Town Of Elsmere.


Roll Calls

2017-03-21 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-01-19 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 41 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-04-13 Signed by Governor
2017-03-21 Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
2017-03-16 Reported Out of Committee (Judicial & Community Affairs) in Senate with 4 On Its Merits
2017-01-19 Assigned to Judicial & Community Affairs Committee in Senate
2017-01-19 Passed By House. Votes: 41 YES
2017-01-18 Reported Out of Committee (House Administration) in House with 4 On Its Merits
2017-01-05 Introduced and Assigned to House Administration Committee in House

Delaware State Sources

Bill Comments