DE SB12 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 13-7)
Status: Passed on April 13 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-04-13 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This Act explicitly allows ground effect lighting equipment on motorcycles. This extra lighting would increase motorcycle safety by enhancing their visibility.

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An Act To Amend Title 21 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Lighting Equipment On Motorcycles.


Roll Calls

2017-03-16 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2017-01-26 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 17 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2017-04-13 Signed by Governor
2017-03-16 Passed By House. Votes: 39 YES 2 ABSENT
2017-03-15 Reported Out of Committee (Public Safety & Homeland Security) in House with 9 On Its Merits, 1 Unfavorable
2017-03-09 Assigned to Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee in House
2017-01-26 Passed By Senate. Votes: 17 YES 3 ABSENT
2017-01-25 Reported Out of Committee (Executive) in Senate with 5 On Its Merits
2017-01-17 Assigned to Executive Committee in Senate
2017-01-12 Introduced and Assigned to Transportation Committee in Senate

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