DE SB36 | 2019-2020 | 150th General Assembly


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]


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



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

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