Bills Pending Delaware House Judiciary Committee

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
DEHB140IntroThis 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 ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-13
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB141IntroThis Act authorizes the Family Court to interview a child outside the presence of the parties for the purpose of obtaining the child's testimony and ascertaining the truth of a matter asserted by a party to a Protection from Abuse proceeding. The...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-13
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB128IntroThis Act creates a Chapter 60 in Title 11 relating to providing individuals Fair Notice. Specifically, the Act requires individuals considering a plea of guilty in a criminal court of law be provided information related to the collateral consequences...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-06
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB125IntroThis act will be known as the Extreme Crimes Protection Act.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-04
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB103IntroThe Act amends Section 916 of Title 11 of the Code so that the statutory penalties for the crime of home improvement fraud increase as the amount of the loss to the victim increases, using the same scale applicable to Theft under Section 841 of Title...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-03-30
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB84EngrossThis bill provides that civil violations or penalties under subchapters IV and V of Delawares Uniform Controlled Substances Act in Title 16 are included as offenses whereby a $15 penalty is assessed for the Fund to Combat Violent Crimes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-03-21
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB36IntroAlthough minors are prohibited from purchasing tobacco, it is not technically wrong for a minor to possess or consume tobacco. This bill will make the possession, use, or consumption of tobacco by a minor subject to penalties relating to education an...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-03-09
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB56EngrossThis 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-01-26
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB48EnrollThis bill fixes a drafting error in Senate Bill 198 of the 148th General Assembly that inadvertently made it harder for juveniles to get mandatory expungements by adding the term violent misdemeanor as an excepting factor that would prevent a youth f...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-01-24
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB45IntroThis Act clarifies (i) how personal jurisdiction shall be obtained over nonresident respondents in administrative proceedings brought by the Director of Consumer Protection pursuant to Section 2523, Title 29 of the Code, and (ii) the manner in which ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-01-19
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB39EngrossThis Act extends Family Court's jurisdiction under Chapter 50, Title 16, over a youth who has a mental condition and requires services or treatment but is not amenable to or compliant with such services.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-01-18
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB40EngrossThis Act authorizes the Family Court to order the Department of Health and Social Services ("DHSS") to determine whether a child who is 17 years old or older and in the custody of the Department of Services for Children, Youth and Their Fam...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-01-18
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB42IntroThis bill will allow defendants serving consecutive sentences, who were sentenced prior to the amendment of 11 Del. C. ยง 3901(d), to be allowed to petition the court to consider applying concurrent rather than consecutive sentences. This amendment t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-01-18
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB29IntroThis bill establishes a writ of attachment of tax refunds and lottery winnings. This bill provides a procedure for interception of tax refunds and lottery winnings by the Department of Finance for judgments resulting from a breach of a residential or...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-01-05
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB20EngrossThis Act authorizes the Family Court to interview children who are involved in Protection From Abuse proceedings.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-01-05
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB18PassThis bill clarifies the General Assemblys intent last session in amending the states habitual offender law, specifically (a) that the changes made by the General Assembly were intended to affect minimum mandatory sentences, not sentences where judges...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2016-12-15
To House Judiciary Committee
Syndicate content
feedback