DE SB47 | 2021-2022 | 151st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 9-5)
Status: Passed on September 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-09-30 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


This Act clarifies that yard waste is included in the types of trash and litter that it is illegal to discard on a highway. This Act also defines yard waste.

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An Act To Amend Title 21 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Discarding Yard Waste On A Highway.


Roll Calls

2021-06-29 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 41 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-16 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-09-30 Signed by Governor
2021-06-29 Passed By House. Votes: 41 YES
2021-06-25 Suspension of Rules in House
2021-04-28 Reported Out of Committee (Public Safety & Homeland Security) in House with 6 Favorable, 1 On Its Merits
2021-03-17 Assigned to Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee in House
2021-03-16 Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
2021-03-16 Amendment SA 1 to SS 1 - Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
2021-03-12 Amendment SA 1 to SS 1 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2021-03-10 Reported Out of Committee (Transportation) in Senate with 1 Favorable, 5 On Its Merits
2021-02-12 Adopted in lieu of the original bill SB 47, and Assigned to Transportation Committee in Senate

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