DE HB356 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-2)
Status: Passed on July 11 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-07-11 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This Act allows the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control to lease historic structures on State public lands to individuals or corporate entities. The lessee would be required to renovate and maintain the structure up to the applicable National Park Service Secretary of Interior Standards, would be permitted to insure the property and are eligible for Land and Historic Resource Tax Credits. DNREC is required adopt any necessary rules and regulations to implement the Act and may require the lessee to abide by any other lease conditions or commitments, including specific expenditure requirements, which the DNREC deems advisable for the public good.

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An Act To Amend Title 7 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Conservation.


Roll Calls

2018-06-26 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 20 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2018-05-08 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2018-07-11 Signed by Governor
2018-06-26 Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
2018-06-20 Reported Out of Committee (Environmental, Natural Resources & Energy) in Senate with 5 On Its Merits
2018-05-10 Assigned to Environmental, Natural Resources & Energy Committee in Senate
2018-05-08 Passed By House. Votes: 39 YES 2 ABSENT
2018-04-18 Reported Out of Committee (Natural Resources) in House with 8 Favorable, 1 On Its Merits
2018-03-27 Introduced and Assigned to Natural Resources Committee in House

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