DE SB229 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 11-1)
Status: Passed on July 11 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-07-11 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This Act acknowledges that the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has been collecting natural resource data for years without the consent of the respective property owners. From the date of this Act forward, the Department must obtain written consent prior to physically entering onto private property for the purpose of collecting Natural Resource Data.

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An Act To Amend Title 29 Of The Delaware Code To Impose A Requirment That Informed Consent Be Obtained Prior To The Collection Of Natural Resource Data On Private Property.


Roll Calls

2018-06-26 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2018-06-06 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-07-11 Signed by Governor
2018-06-26 Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 ABSENT
2018-06-20 Reported Out of Committee (Natural Resources) in House with 2 Favorable, 4 On Its Merits
2018-06-07 Assigned to Natural Resources Committee in House
2018-06-06 Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
2018-06-06 Lifted From Table in Senate
2018-06-05 Introduced and Laid on Table in Senate

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