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

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
SB10IntroThis Act increases the minimum wage required to be paid in this State by 50 cents a year beginning in 2017 and ending in 2020. After 2020, the minimum wage required to be paid in this State increases based on cost-of-living adjustments under the fede...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-21
Amendment SA 2 to SB 10 - Stricken in Senate
SB126IntroThis Act provides school-based speech-language pathologists and audiologists who hold a current Certificate of Clinical Competence in speech-language pathology, (CCC-SLP) or audiology (CCC-A), issued by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Associ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-02-20
To Senate Finance Committee
HB311IntroThe 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-25
To House Sunset Committee (Policy Analysis & Government Accountability) Committee
SB145IntroThis Bill is the Fiscal Year 2019 Appropriation Act.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-25
To Senate Finance Committee
HB325IntroThis Bill is the Fiscal Year 2019 Bond and Capital Improvements Act.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-25
To House Capital Infrastructure Committee
HB106IntroThis bill creates a new tax bracket at $125,000 with a rate of 7.10%, and an additional bracket of $250,000 with a rate of 7.85%.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-25
Amendment HA 1 to HB 106 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
HCR61IntroProviding sufficient surplus state revenue exists, this House Concurrent Resolution requests the Joint Finance Committee to restore to the FY 2019 Grants-in-Aid Bill funding that was removed from the appropriation at the start of the current fiscal y...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-25
To House Administration Committee
HB312IntroThis Act includes emergency medical technicians within the definition of employee under the County/Municipal Police/Firefighter Pension Plan.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-25
To House Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee
SB113IntroThis bill authorizes the creation of a Delaware Voluntary Property Assessed Clean Energy (D-PACE) program to establish a clean energy financing program for the installation of energy efficiency technologies and clean energy systems for qualifying com...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-25
Laid On Table in Senate
HR21IntroThis resolution creates the Permanent Rules of the House of Representatives replacing the Temporary Rules of the House of Representatives.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-25
Passed In House by Voice Vote
HB310IntroThe Certification of Adoption of Sustainability and Transparency Standards Act (the Act) establishes a voluntary disclosure regime to foster dialogue around sustainability and responsibility among participating Delaware business entities and their va...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-25
To House Judiciary Committee
SB149IntroThis legislation creates a fine for Coal Rolling, a practice that is often undetectable at the time of vehicle inspection due to the ability of an operator to change functions and increase emissions after passing inspection.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-24
To Senate Transportation Committee
HB303IntroThis bill increases the annual assessment to each insurance company admitted or authorized to transact the business in Delaware from $750 to $900 for the costs of administration and operation of the Insurances Fraud Prevention Bureau.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-24
Reported Out of Committee (Economic Development/Banking/Insurance/Commerce) in House with 9 On Its Merits
SB146IntroThe 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-24
Reported Out of Committee (Judicial & Community Affairs) in Senate with 4 On Its Merits
HB284IntroThis 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-24
Reported Out of Committee (Economic Development/Banking/Insurance/Commerce) in House with 1 Favorable, 8 On Its Merits
HB278IntroThis Act changes the term of a school board member from 5 years to 4 years. While longer board member terms enable school board members to have more years as experienced board members, this must be weighed against the goal of providing the community ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-24
Amendment HA 1 to HB 278 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
HB305IntroIn 2011, as part of a general overhaul of Delawares drug laws, this provision was inserted into Title 16 to allow juvenile adjudications to count as prior qualifying offenses for purposes of increasing the sentence of certain drug offenders. Pursuant...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-24
Reported Out of Committee (Judiciary) in House with 3 Favorable, 6 On Its Merits, 1 Unfavorable
HB300IntroThis 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-24
Reported Out of Committee (House Administration) in House with 2 Favorable, 1 On Its Merits
HB309IntroThis Act codifies the practice of the Joint Legislative Oversight and Sunset Committee to recommend the continuation of an agency unless or until certain conditions are met or modifications are made.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-24
To House Sunset Committee (Policy Analysis & Government Accountability) Committee
HB239IntroThis bill addresses how a vacancy in the office of New Castle County Executive will be filled. Initially the County Chief Administrative Officer will fill the position. Thereafter a special election shall be held to fill the vacancy for the balance o...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-24
Amendment HA 1 to HB 239 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
HB30IntroThis Act conforms Delawares deadlines for filing certain information returns to those established in the Internal Revenue Code. In an effort to combat identity theft and taxpayer fraud, federal filing dates were recently changed. For example, startin...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-23
Stricken in House
HB304IntroThis Act substitutes gender neutral phrases for the ones currently contained in the State Song of Delaware. The proposed changes come at the request of Donn Devine, a retired Brigadier General in the Delaware National Guard and co-author of the State...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-23
To House Administration Committee
HB102IntroThis bill increases the maximum annual corporation franchise tax in the amount of $60,000, from $180,000 to $240,000.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-23
Stricken in House
SB141IntroThis Act includes Department of Transportation employees who work on interstate, expressway, arterial, and collector roads in the classification of employees who are eligible to receive hazardous duty pay.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-23
Amendment SA 1 to SB 141 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
SB135IntroIn addition to legislation codifying the recommendations of the Clean Water & Flood Abatement Task Force, other important steps around clean water and clean-water infrastructure should be taken. This bill is intended to promote long-term freshwat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-23
To Senate Health, Children & Social Services Committee
HB307IntroUnited 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-23
To House Judiciary Committee
HB306IntroThis 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-23
To House Judiciary Committee
SB91IntroThis Act creates a requirement that lodging establishments with an appliance that emits carbon monoxide or an attached garage have working carbon monoxide detection devices in each dwelling or sleeping unit.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-23
[Hearing: Mar 7 @ 12:30 pm]
Amendment SA 1 to SB 91 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
SB147IntroImmunity 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-23
[Hearing: Mar 7 @ 12:30 pm]
To Senate Corrections & Public Safety Committee
HB92IntroThis bill provides that every member of the General Assembly or person elected to state office shall disclose as part of their financial disclosure if they have received more than $10,000 in the last 10 years due to the sale of land, development righ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-23
Amendment HA 1 to HB 92 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
SB144IntroThis Bill implements certain recommendations adopted by the Lottery & Gaming Study Commission in 2015 and the Video Lottery Advisory Council in 2017, in recognition of significant changes in the regional gaming marketplace and the States desire t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-20
To Senate Banking, Business & Insurance Committee
HB301IntroThis Act allows the various at-large members of the Domestic Violence Coordinating Council to be appointed for 3-year terms and be eligible for reappointment. This change is requested by the Council.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-19
To House Judiciary Committee
HB298IntroThis bill creates a special license plate for honorably discharged veterans of the United States military.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-19
To House Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee
HB160IntroThe Delaware End of Life Options Act provides an additional option which terminally ill adults nearing their death can decide to select, to lessen their pain and suffering. The bill clarifies the procedures necessary for making the request, including...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-19
Amendment HA 2 to HB 160 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
SB142IntroThis Act eliminates the Delaware Compensation Commission in its entirety and makes necessary changes to the Delaware Code as a result.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Executive Committee
SB23IntroSection 7042 of Title 25 of the Delaware Code lists the completion and cost of any capital improvements or rehabilitation work in a manufactured home community, as distinguished from ordinary repair, replacement, and maintenance, as a factor that may...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
To Senate Judicial & Community Affairs Committee
HB3IntroThis legislation requires that all full-time employees of the State, including employees of school districts, continuously in the employ of the state for at least one year, shall be eligible for 12 weeks of paid leave upon the birth or adoption of a ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
Reported Out of Committee (House Administration) in House with 3 Favorable
HB234IntroThis act clarifies that the felony of Possession of a Deadly Weapon by a Person Prohibited shall not apply to persons who are prohibited from possessing a deadly weapon solely by their possession of a personal use quantity of marijuana, when such pos...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-17
Tabled in Committee
HB302IntroThis Act is designed to create procedures in Delaware for making sure firearms are not in the hands of dangerous individuals while protecting due process and not creating a barrier to care for those suffering from mental illness. Instead of labelling...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-16
To House Administration Committee
HB296IntroThis bill creates a tax deduction of up to $2,500 for an individual or $5,000 for a married couple for contributions to a qualified 529A savings account, or "ABLE" plan - a special account for meeting the needs of certain individuals with d...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-16
To House Revenue & Finance Committee
HB297IntroThis Act decreases by 1% the rate of realty transfer tax to be received by the State, thereby returning to the rate that was applicable prior to August 1, 2017.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-16
To House Revenue & Finance Committee
HB299IntroThis is the first leg of an amendment to the Delaware Constitution to provide equal rights on the basis of sex. There is no Equal Rights Amendment to the United States Constitution. While Congress passed the Amendment in 1972, it was not ratified by ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-16
To House Administration Committee
HB283IntroIn the 149th General Assembly House Bill No. 64 amended Title 29, Section 5120 to insure that mothers who are full time state employees may have up to 6 weeks of unpaid leave following the newborn(s) discharge from the hospital even if their FMLA ben...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-11
Amendment HA 1 to HB 283 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
SB139IntroThis 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-10
To Senate Health, Children & Social Services Committee
SB140IntroThis Act is the first leg of a constitutional amendment that limits the ability of the State to appropriate moneys in a special fund created, after January 1, 2018, to fund capital projects with a dedicated revenue source and with a limitation on the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-10
To Senate Executive Committee
SB148IntroThis Act restores the Delaware Prescription Drug Payment Assistance Program which was eliminated in the Fiscal Year 2018 Annual Appropriations Act.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-10
To Senate Health, Children & Social Services Committee
HB293IntroThis Act replaces the prevailing wage survey method of setting the prevailing wage with a method based on payroll information currently being provided to the Department of Labor.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To House Administration Committee
HB294IntroSection 1 of this Act transfers from the Department of Safety and Homeland Security to the Department of Health and Social Services the responsibility for establishing, administering, adopting rules and regulations, and setting fees for courses of in...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-09
To House Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee
HB292IntroThis Act implements the recommendations of the March 2105 Autism Educational Task Force report regarding § 1332 of Title 14, the Program for Children with Autism and its Special Staff. Enacted nearly three decades ago, this law established a network...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-04
To House Education Committee
HB287IntroThis Act replaces the term "Certificate of Performance" with "State of Delaware High School Diploma of Modified Performance Standards." Doing so provides the opportunity for schools to award students who meet the requirements of t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-01-04
To House Education Committee
Syndicate content
feedback