DE SB53 | 2019-2020 | 150th General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-5)
Status: Enrolled on May 7 2019 - 75% progression
Action: 2019-05-07 - Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 ABSENT
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


Diwali is a 5-day festival of lights, celebrated by millions of Hindus, Sikhs, and Jains across the world. The dates for Diwali change each year, but it usually falls in October or November. Fireworks are an essential component of Diwali and the third day of Diwali is the height of the festival.

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An Act To Amend Title 16 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Exceptions To Selling Or Possessing Fireworks.


Roll Calls

2019-05-07 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-03-28 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 20 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-05-07 Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 ABSENT
2019-04-17 Reported Out of Committee (Public Safety & Homeland Security) in House with 1 Favorable, 5 On Its Merits
2019-04-04 Assigned to Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee in House
2019-03-28 Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
2019-03-27 Reported Out of Committee (Elections, Govt. & Community Affairs) in Senate with 5 On Its Merits
2019-03-19 Introduced and Assigned to Elections, Govt. & Community Affairs Committee in Senate

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