DE HB39 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-2)
Status: Passed on September 8 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-09-08 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


This Act extends Family Court's jurisdiction under Chapter 50, Title 16, over a youth who has a mental condition and requires services or treatment but is not amenable to or compliant with such services.

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An Act To Amend Title 10 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Concurrent Jurisdiction.


Roll Calls

2017-05-03 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 18 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2017-03-28 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2017-09-08 Signed by Governor
2017-05-03 Passed By Senate. Votes: 18 YES 3 ABSENT
2017-04-26 Reported Out of Committee (Judicial & Community Affairs) in Senate with 3 On Its Merits
2017-03-28 Assigned to Judicial & Community Affairs Committee in Senate
2017-03-28 Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 ABSENT
2017-03-28 Amendment HA 2 to HB 39 - Passed In House by Voice Vote
2017-03-28 Amendment HA 1 to HB 39 - Stricken in House
2017-03-28 Amendment HA 2 to HB 39 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2017-03-16 Amendment HA 1 to HB 39 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2017-03-15 Reported Out of Committee (Judiciary) in House with 1 Favorable, 8 On Its Merits
2017-01-18 Introduced and Assigned to Judiciary Committee in House

Delaware State Sources

Bill Comments