DE SB84 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 6-2)
Status: Passed on May 24 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-24 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


This Act makes consistent the amount of time that the Court "looks back" to determine if the current offense is a second offense for the purposes of sentencing. This Act applies to Traffic offenses, but it would not be applicable to DUI cases.

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An Act To Amend Title 21 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Second And Subsequent Offenses


Roll Calls

2018-04-26 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2018-04-17 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 41 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-06-13 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2018-05-24 Signed by Governor
2018-04-26 Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
2018-04-17 Passed By House. Votes: 41 YES
2018-04-17 Amendment HA 1 to SB 84 - Passed In House by Voice Vote
2018-01-10 Reported Out of Committee (Public Safety & Homeland Security) in House with 2 Favorable, 8 On Its Merits
2017-06-14 Assigned to Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee in House
2017-06-13 Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
2017-06-07 Reported Out of Committee (Transportation) in Senate with 5 On Its Merits
2017-05-17 Introduced and Assigned to Transportation Committee in Senate

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