DE SB1 | 2023-2024 | 152nd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 32-1)
Status: Passed on July 25 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-07-25 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


This Act is a substitute for Senate Bill No. 1. Like Senate Bill No. 1, this Act creates a right to representation for tenants in evictions and other landlord-tenant actions.

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An Act To Amend Title 25 Of The Delaware Code Relating To The Residential Landlord-tenant Code.


Roll Calls

2023-06-14 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-06-13 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 25 N: 12 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2023-03-28 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2023-07-25 Signed by Governor
2023-06-14 Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 1 NOT VOTING 1 ABSENT
2023-06-13 Passed By House. Votes: 25 YES 12 NO 1 NOT VOTING 3 ABSENT
2023-06-13 Amendment HA 1 to SS 1 - Passed In House by Voice Vote
2023-06-01 Amendment HA 1 to SS 1 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2023-05-18 Reported Out of Committee (Appropriations) in House with 1 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits
2023-05-02 Not Enough Signatures to Release
2023-04-06 Assigned to Appropriations Committee in House
2023-04-06 Reported Out of Committee (Housing) in House with 5 Favorable, 1 On Its Merits, 1 Unfavorable
2023-03-29 Assigned to Housing Committee in House
2023-03-28 Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 1 NOT VOTING 1 ABSENT
2023-03-23 was introduced and adopted in lieu of SB 1

Delaware State Sources

Bill Comments