DE HB348 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-1)
Status: Passed on July 11 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-07-11 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


This Act redefines resident to mean one who is legally domiciled in the State for 10 years immediately preceding October of the pretax year. This change means that one must be domiciled in the State for 10 years before one who is over the age of 65 can receive the exemption from real estate taxes provided by Subchapter II, Chapter 81, Title 9 of the Delaware Code.

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An Act To Amend Title 9 Of The Delaware Code Relating To County Taxes.


Roll Calls

2018-06-21 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 17 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2018-05-10 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 36 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2018-07-11 Signed by Governor
2018-06-21 Passed By Senate. Votes: 17 YES 4 ABSENT
2018-06-19 Reported Out of Committee (Judicial & Community Affairs) in Senate with 3 On Its Merits
2018-05-10 Assigned to Judicial & Community Affairs Committee in Senate
2018-05-10 Passed By House. Votes: 36 YES 1 NO 4 ABSENT
2018-05-10 Amendment HA 1 to HB 348 - Passed In House by Voice Vote
2018-05-10 Amendment HA 1 to HB 348 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2018-05-02 Reported Out of Committee (Housing & Community Affairs) in House with 7 On Its Merits
2018-03-20 Introduced and Assigned to Housing & Community Affairs Committee in House

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Bill Comments