DE SB1 | 2021-2022 | 151st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 36-0)
Status: Passed on May 10 2022 - 100% progression
Action: 2022-05-10 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


This Act, the Healthy Delaware Families Act, creates a statewide paid family and medical leave insurance program. Delaware employees can access up to 12 weeks of paid family and medical leave through the State's paid leave trust fund for a qualifying event, including for the following:

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An Act To Amend Title 19 Of The Delaware Code Relating To The Family And Medical Leave Insurance Program.


Roll Calls

2022-04-14 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 14 N: 7 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-04-14 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 29 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2022-03-08 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 14 N: 7 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2022-05-10 Signed by Governor
2022-04-14 Passed By Senate. Votes: 14 YES 7 NO
2022-04-14 Suspension of Rules in Senate
2022-04-14 Passed By House. Votes: 29 YES 11 NO 1 ABSENT
2022-04-14 Amendment HA 1 to SS 2 - Passed In House by Voice Vote
2022-04-14 Amendment HA 1 to SS 2 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2022-04-12 Reported Out of Committee (Appropriations) in House with 1 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits
2022-04-07 Assigned to Appropriations Committee in House
2022-04-07 Reported Out of Committee (Health & Human Development) in House with 8 Favorable
2022-03-09 Assigned to Health & Human Development Committee in House
2022-03-08 Passed By Senate. Votes: 14 YES 7 NO
2022-03-08 Reported Out of Committee (Finance) in Senate with 4 Favorable
2022-03-04 Assigned to Finance Committee in Senate
2022-03-04 was introduced and adopted in lieu of SB 1

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