DE HB259 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on June 23 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-06-29 - Reported Out of Committee (Judiciary) in House with 5 On Its Merits, 1 Unfavorable
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]

Summary

In 2006, Delaware enacted Jessicas Law, which requires first time offenders convicted of a specified sexual offense against a child under 14 years of age and individuals previously convicted of a Class A or B sexual offense in Title 11 and subsequently convicted of a specified sexual offense sentences be sentenced to at least 25 years in prison, up to life.

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Title

An Act To Amend Title 11 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Sentences For Sexual Offenses.

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History

DateChamberAction
2017-06-29 Reported Out of Committee (Judiciary) in House with 5 On Its Merits, 1 Unfavorable
2017-06-23 Introduced and Assigned to Judiciary Committee in House

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