DE HB252 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-0)
Status: Passed on August 30 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-30 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


Section 1 of this Act enhances the States ability to collect delinquent taxes by (a) allowing for renewal of a judgment for unpaid taxes beyond the current 20 year limit for an additional term of 20 years, and (b) allows for recording of a judgment for unpaid taxes in any county of the State. Section 2 makes it clear that this legislation is effective as of July 1, 2017.

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An Act To Amend Title 30 Of The Delaware Code Related To Procedure, Administration And Enforcement Of Liability For Taxes.


Roll Calls

2017-07-01 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2017-06-30 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 40 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-08-30 Signed by Governor
2017-07-01 Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
2017-06-30 Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 NO
2017-06-28 Reported Out of Committee (Revenue & Finance) in House with 8 On Its Merits
2017-06-20 Introduced and Assigned to Revenue & Finance Committee in House

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