DE Legislation | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly | Enrolled

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HB373EnrollThe Bill amends Title 4 to permit licensed Delaware craft distilleries, breweries, and wineries the ability to sell products produced by other Delaware craft distilleries, breweries, and wineries for on-site consumption, only. The products sold must ...
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2018-05-10
Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
SB188EnrollThe current definition of public utility includes providers of electric or natural gas charging service. However, many parties believe it is neither desirable nor necessary to regulate such providers in Delaware. This proposed legislation modifies th...
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2018-05-10
To House Energy Committee
SB160EnrollThis Act revises and improves the New Castle County Board of Assessment Review ("Board") by making revisions that are the result of practical lessons learned over the years of the Board's operation.
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2018-05-10
Passed By House. Votes: 37 YES 4 ABSENT
SB191EnrollThe Public Service Commission conducts an annual review of the process by which Delmarva Power obtains electricity to deliver to its customers. With 100% of supply coming from market based auctions, there has been little need to continue the Integrat...
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2018-05-10
To House Energy Committee
HJR11EnrollThis resolution honors Boyd and Liane Sorenson by designating the new Valley Road Pedestrian Pathway between Evanson Road and Lantana Square as "Sorenson's Way".
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2018-05-10
Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
HB319EnrollThis legislation creates a benchmark for determining when a treatment or service is no longer experimental or investigational. When Medicare determines that a treatment is safe for its population, commercial insurers in Delaware may no longer deny co...
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2018-05-10
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
SB174EnrollThis Act permits an insurance company to apply for and receive a salvage certificate, clear of all liens, after payment of a total loss claim, if the insurance company has not been able to obtain the properly endorsed certificate of title.
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2018-05-10
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
SB175EnrollThis Act exempts the transfer of real estate acquired by foreclosure or deed in lieu of foreclosure from nonresident income tax withholding requirements.
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2018-05-10
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
HB313EnrollThis amendment to the Ocean View charter confirms the authority of the Town Council to elect to assess and value property pursuant to 22 Del.C. § 1101, et seq., as an alternate to the previously required procedure.
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2018-05-10
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
HB345EnrollThis bill increases the 1-time fee from $35 to $50 for Delawares environmental license plates in order to increase revenue to improve the capacity of the Delaware Center for the Inland Bays and The Partnership for the Delaware Estuary to fulfill thei...
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2018-05-10
Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
SB150EnrollThis Act reduces the membership on the Delaware Police Accreditation Commission from 16 members to 12 members. The Act also provides that: i) the Secretary of the Department of Safety and Homeland Security may not vote except to break a tie; and ii) ...
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2018-05-10
Passed By House. Votes: 37 YES 4 ABSENT
SB146EnrollThe continued existence and dissemination of a juvenile criminal record hampers an individuals ability to become a successful and productive member of society. These criminal records are a hindrance to employment, education, housing, credit, and mili...
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2018-05-09
Reported Out of Committee (Judiciary) in House with 7 On Its Merits
SB80EnrollThis Act replicates and extends to electric and natural gas utilities the same authority that has previously been granted to water utilities. This authority allows for the implementation of an interim rate mechanism already in existence for water uti...
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2018-05-09
Reported Out of Committee (Energy) in House with 7 On Its Merits
SB172EnrollThis bill will increase the public transparency of education funding information by directing the Department of Education to:
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2018-05-09
Reported Out of Committee (Education) in House with 1 Favorable, 9 On Its Merits
SB184EnrollAs the self-storage industry continues to grow, it is important for consumers to have the option to insure their items stored in a self-storage facility. Currently, Delaware law does not provide a licensing structure for the sale of self-storage insu...
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2018-05-09
To House Economic Development/Banking/Insurance/Commerce Committee
SB157EnrollExpedited partner therapy (EPT) is the clinical practice of treating the sex partners of patients diagnosed with a sexually transmitted disease without clinical assessment of the partners. In August 2006, the Centers for Disease Control and Preventio...
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2018-05-09
Reported Out of Committee (Health & Human Development) in House with 9 On Its Merits
SB101EnrollEvery year, over 100 million animals are used as subjects of scientific and medical research, as well as for educational purposes. As recently as 2015, over 19,000 cats and over 61,000 dogs were used in research. In Delaware in 2015, 82 cats and 85 d...
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2018-05-08
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
HB140EnrollThis non-punitive, public-health oriented bill seeks to codify certain sections of the federal law known as the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA), as amended by the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA), that requires states ...
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2018-05-08
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
HB322EnrollThis bill lowers the mayoral age requirement from 30 to 25. This change makes the Mayors age requirement consistent with that for City Councilmen. Under the City s Charter, if the Mayor resigns, dies or is unable to perform his/her duties, the Counci...
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2018-05-08
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
HB339EnrollThis bill allows children under the age of 18 to be transferred to the Department of Corrections only after adjudication and an imposition of a sentence of incarceration. Currently, Delaware permits juveniles charged with adult offenses to be held in...
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2018-05-03
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
SB167EnrollThis Act amends the Charter of Fenwick Island to provide examples of documents that can be used to prove residency in the Town of Fenwick Island for purposes of voting in the annual municipal elections and change the limit on borrowing from $500,000 ...
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2018-05-03
Passed By House. Votes: 37 YES 4 ABSENT
HB307EnrollUnited States Supreme Court case law and scientific research has changed how we think about juvenile delinquency. We know now that an adolescents brain is not fully developed until his/her mid-twenties which makes juveniles especially prone to making...
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2018-05-03
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 NO
HB306EnrollThis bill permits judges to utilize their discretion in determining whether a juvenile charged with possession of a firearm during commission of a felony should be transferred back to Family Court or remain in Superior Court. Prior to 2017, possessio...
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2018-05-03
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 NO
SB154EnrollSection 1 eliminates the need to use an ordinance to appoint a Town Manager and specifies that all departments, including the Police Department, report directly to the Town Manager.
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2018-05-02
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
HB349EnrollThis Act creates a Delaware Commission on Irish Heritage and Culture.
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2018-05-01
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
HB311EnrollThe Board of Clinical Social Work Examiners (Board) has worked several years to amend Chapter 39, Title 24 of the Delaware Code to update the statute governing social work licensure and practice in this State. The Boards work has included collaborati...
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2018-05-01
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
HB170EnrollThis legislation, the Angel Investor Job Creation and Innovation Act for Small Technology Companies, creates an incentive for qualified angel investors to invest capital in qualified Delaware small technology companies..
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2018-05-01
Passed By House. Votes: 39 YES 2 NO
SCR57EnrollThis resolution commends the Food Bank of Delaware for its contributions toward ending hunger and resolving the root causes of poverty in the State of Delaware through its increased statewide impact.
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2018-05-01
Passed In House by Voice Vote
HB300EnrollThis bill makes it a crime to sell, transfer, buy, receive or possess a trigger crank or bump-fire device designed to accelerate the rate of fire of a semiautomatic rifle, making such weapon function more like an automatic weapon. A bump stock was us...
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2018-05-01
Passed By House. Votes: 37 YES 4 NO
SB147EnrollImmunity from liability for individuals rendering emergency care is addressed in many sections of the Delaware Code. There are several separate statutes providing immunity for specific professions and even for lay individuals providing specific types...
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2018-05-01
Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 ABSENT
SB153EnrollThis Act creates the Delaware Native Species Commission ("Commission"), which is one of the recommendations of the Statewide Ecological Extinction Task Force, created by Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 20 of the 149th General Assembly. The...
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2018-04-26
Passed By House. Votes: 33 YES 7 NO 1 ABSENT
SB84EnrollThis 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 cas...
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2018-04-26
Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
HB327EnrollThis Act is designed to address underage gambling offenses under § 4810 of Title 29 in a more efficient way.
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2018-04-25
Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 1 NO 1 ABSENT
HB289EnrollThis bill amends 18 Del. C. § 6907 relating to the filing of annual statements and payment of premium taxes for captive insurance entities. This legislation will require captive insurers to file their annual statements and pay premium taxes on or be...
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2018-04-19
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
HB284EnrollThis Bill would allow all on-premises licensees who sell a bottle of alcohol (other than beer) to place a cap on the bottle and allow patrons to take it home with them for consumption later. Delaware was one of the first states to recognize that it w...
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2018-04-18
Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
HB328EnrollThis Act makes it a crime to fly an unmanned aircraft system to do any of the following:
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2018-04-18
Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
SB139EnrollThis Act requires that health insurance offered in this State provide coverage for fertility care services, including in vitro fertilization ("IVF") procedures, for individuals who suffer from a disease or condition that results in the inab...
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2018-03-28
To House Health & Human Development Committee
SB130EnrollThis bill restores the Board of Paroles authority to hear and make decisions regarding violations of offenders released through good time credits.
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2018-03-22
To House Judiciary Committee
SCR31EnrollThis concurrent resolution establishes the Veterans Higher Education Task Force to study and make findings and recommendations regarding veterans access to higher education in Delaware.
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2018-03-08
Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
SB47EnrollThis Act requires that if a home owner association has made an offer under this section and 2 years have passed since the community owner first provided notice of the decision to sell, transfer, or convey the manufactured home community, the notice a...
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2018-01-10
Reported Out of Committee (Manufactured Housing) in House with 3 Favorable, 1 On Its Merits
HCR39EnrollThis concurrent resolution establishes a Task Force to study and make recommendations regarding the impact of consolidating school districts in the state of Delaware.
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2017-07-02
Passed By Senate. Votes: 12 YES 7 NOT VOTING 2 ABSENT
SB9EnrollThis Act is intended to implement the recommendations in the December 9, 2015 Report of the Work A Day Earn A Pay Task Force. The Act will create a Work A Day Earn A Pay Public Works Jobs Program in Delaware.
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2017-07-02
To House Labor Committee
SB2EnrollThis legislation amends the Delaware Code to establish the Department of Human Resources by transferring various divisions and other organizational units from the Office of Management and Budget to the newly established Department of Human Resources....
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2017-06-09
To House Administration Committee
SB62EnrollThis bill aligns requirements for initial licensure for school nurses to the unique role they play in Delaware public schools. It requires school nurses to hold a Bachelors Degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited college or university, maintain a ...
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2017-05-18
To House Education Committee
SB20EnrollThis Act is the second leg of a constitutional amendment that will limit the ability of the State to appropriate Transportation Trust Fund moneys to a purpose other than (1) capital expenditures on the public transportation system, including the road...
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2017-05-18
Enact w/o Sign by Governor
HB113EnrollThis bill changes the earned income tax credit from nonrefundable to refundable. This bill creates a table for the percentage of earned income credit for tax years 2018 and after. Currently, if spouses file a joint federal return but separate State r...
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2017-05-17
To Senate Finance Committee
HB56EnrollThis Act is the second leg of a constitutional amendment that would add the Chief Magistrate to the Court on the Judiciary. Like all judges within the state, the judges of the Justice of the Peace Court are subject to the jurisdiction of the Court on...
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2017-05-10
Enact w/o Sign by Governor
SCR20EnrollThis Concurrent Resolution establishes a task force to study the issue of the local extinction of species in Delaware and recommend solutions to reverse the present course. The task force is required to deliver its report no later than December 1, 20...
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2017-05-09
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
SCR24EnrollThis concurrent resolution recognizes the month of May 2017 as Healthy Vision Month in the State of Delaware.
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2017-05-04
Passed In House by Voice Vote
SCR21EnrollThis concurrent resolution proclaims May 2017 as "Community Action Month" in the State of Delaware.
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2017-05-04
Passed In House by Voice Vote
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