DE SB153 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-3)
Status: Passed on June 7 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-06-07 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


This Act creates the Delaware Native Species Commission ("Commission"), which is one of the recommendations of the Statewide Ecological Extinction Task Force, created by Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 20 of the 149th General Assembly. The Commission will terminate 10 years from enactment unless extended by the General Assembly.

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An Act To Amend Title 29 Of The Delaware Code Relating To The Delaware Native Species Commission.


Roll Calls

2018-04-26 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 33 N: 7 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2018-03-29 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 13 N: 6 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-06-07 Signed by Governor
2018-04-26 Passed By House. Votes: 33 YES 7 NO 1 ABSENT
2018-04-18 Reported Out of Committee (Natural Resources) in House with 7 On Its Merits, 1 Unfavorable
2018-04-12 Assigned to Natural Resources Committee in House
2018-03-29 Passed By Senate. Votes: 13 YES 6 NO 2 NOT VOTING
2018-03-29 Amendment SA 2 to SB 153 - Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
2018-03-29 Amendment SA 1 to SB 153 - Stricken in Senate
2018-03-28 Reported Out of Committee (Elections & Government Affairs) in Senate with 3 On Its Merits
2018-03-28 Amendment SA 1 to SB 153 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2018-03-09 Introduced and Assigned to Elections & Government Affairs Committee in Senate

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