DE HB285 | 2019-2020 | 150th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 24-1)
Status: Engrossed on January 30 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-01-30 - Passed By House. Votes: 33 YES 6 NO 2 ABSENT
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This bill requires all public and charter schools which have students in grades 6-12 to provide free feminine hygiene products in 50% of the bathrooms used by students who can have a menstrual cycle. This bill also requires schools to publish on its website and post in its common areas the locations of the bathrooms where the hygiene products are provided. Finally, this bill provides that each school must consult with its school nurse regarding the products to be provided.

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An Act To Amend Title 14 Of The Delaware Code Relating To The Provision Of Free Feminine Hygiene Products.


Roll Calls

2020-01-30 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 33 N: 6 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2020-01-30 Passed By House. Votes: 33 YES 6 NO 2 ABSENT
2020-01-28 Reported Out of Committee (Appropriations) in House with 4 On Its Merits
2020-01-28 Assigned to Appropriations Committee in House
2020-01-22 Reported Out of Committee (Health & Human Development) in House with 3 Favorable, 4 On Its Merits
2020-01-15 Introduced and Assigned to Health & Human Development Committee in House

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