DE SB36 | 2019-2020 | 150th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Introduced on March 14 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-14 - Introduced and Assigned to Judicial Committee in Senate
Pending: Senate Judicial Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]

Summary

This Act adds testifying at a hearing held by a standing committee of the House of Representatives or Senate or joint committee of the General Assembly within the definition of swears falsely, which applies to Delawares perjury laws. This addition means that false testimony to a standing or joint committee would subject a person to prosecution for perjury.

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Title

An Act To Amend Title 11 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Perjury.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-03-14 Introduced and Assigned to Judicial Committee in Senate

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