DE SB57 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on June 7 2017 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2017-06-14 - Reported Out of Committee (Public Safety & Homeland Security) in House with 7 On Its Merits
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This Act places a duty on the drivers of motor vehicles to clean ice and snow off of their vehicles prior to driving on the States highways. Greater penalties are provided for ice or snow dislodging from a moving vehicle and causing physical injury or property damage.

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An Act To Amend Title 21 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Ice And Snow On Certain Exposed Surfaces Of A Moving Vehicle.


Roll Calls

2017-06-07 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-06-14 Reported Out of Committee (Public Safety & Homeland Security) in House with 7 On Its Merits
2017-06-08 Assigned to Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee in House
2017-06-07 Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
2017-05-04 Reported Out of Committee (Transportation) in Senate with 3 On Its Merits
2017-04-04 Introduced and Assigned to Transportation Committee in Senate

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