Delaware Representative Earl Jaques [D]

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DEHB100IntroThe denial by private and public health benefit administrators of adequate coverage for substance abuse treatment has been identified as a major source of failed treatment efforts by persons addicted to controlled substances. These denials have also ...
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2017-03-23
[Hearing: Mar 29 @ 3:00 pm]
To House Health & Human Development Committee
DESB41IntroIn an effort to reduce overdose deaths relating to the growing epidemic of opioid addiction, this Act requires carriers to provide coverage for medically necessary inpatient treatment of alcohol and drug dependencies and prohibits carriers from impos...
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2017-03-23
To Senate Banking, Business & Insurance Committee
DEHB84IntroThis 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.
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2017-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB85IntroThis bill eliminates preferences for students living within a 5-mile radius of a charter school. This change was supported by a majority vote of the Enrollment Preferences Task Force established by House Bill 90 of the 147th General Assembly. The Act...
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2017-03-21
To House Education Committee
DEHJR4IntroThis resolution requires a Delaware Certificate of Multi-literacy be established. The criteria for such certificate is to be developed by the Department of Education no later than August 30, 2017.
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2017-03-21
To House Education Committee
DEHCR15EngrossThis Concurrent Resolution commends the 2017 Delaware State Teacher of the Year, Wendy Turner, and all of the District Teachers of the Year.
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2017-03-21
Introduced in House
DESB38IntroFor purposes of clarity regarding Delaware's commitment to supporting Delawareans with disabilities, including military service-related disabilities, this Act codifies existing county-level tax exemptions. Absent this Act, Delaware will continue ...
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2017-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 29 @ 2:30 pm]
To Senate Judicial & Community Affairs Committee
DESB35IntroThis Act enacts the Recognition of Emergency Medical Services Personnel Licensure Interstate Compact Act ("REPLICA"). With REPLICA, EMS personnel will be able to respond across state borders within the provision of their duties on a short t...
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2017-03-21
[Hearing: Apr 5 @ 2:30 pm]
To Senate Health, Children & Social Services Committee
DEHB82EngrossSections 1-4 clarify the type of supervised experience applicants are required to obtain in order to be qualified for licensure and eliminates the requirement that reciprocal applicants be certified by a national organization prior to being qualified...
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2017-03-16
To House Administration Committee
DESB26IntroThis Act creates a one-time $100 tax credit per unit for any business purchasing and placing an automatic external defibrillator in service in the State.
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2017-03-16
To Senate Finance Committee
DESB25IntroThis Act is the second leg of a Constitutional amendment to lengthen the time period during which the Governor must appoint a judicial officer following the occurrence of a vacancy, thereby giving the Governor and State Senate more flexibility in the...
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2017-03-16
[Hearing: Mar 29 @ 3:30 pm]
To Senate Executive Committee
DESB33IntroThis Act is a companion to Senate Bill No. 34. Senate Bill No. 34, in pertinent part, eliminates several aggravating factors under Delaware's controlled substances laws. This Act retains and codifies one of those aggravating factors, § 4751A(1)e...
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2017-03-16
To Senate Judicial & Community Affairs Committee
DESB34IntroThis Act addresses issues identified following the enactment of the Ned Carpenter Act, 78 Del. Laws, ch. 13, in 2011. Specifically, Sections 1 through 14 of this Act do the following:
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2017-03-16
To Senate Judicial & Community Affairs Committee
DEHCR12EngrossThis resolution encourages all Delaware departments and agencies to consider citizens with visual impairments when developing, maintaining, procuring, or using electronic information and technology.
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2017-03-16
Introduced in House
DEHCR10EngrossThis House Concurrent Resolution recognizes March 2017 as Eye Donor Month in Delaware and recognizes the 60th anniversary of the Lions Eye Bank of Delaware Valley.
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2017-03-15
Introduced in House
DEHB63IntroThis Act is a first leg of a constitutional amendment that would eliminate from the Delaware Constitution the limitations as to when an individual may vote by absentee ballot. This amendment to the Delaware Constitution provides that the General Asse...
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2017-03-09
[Hearing: Mar 29 @ 2:30 pm]
To House Administration Committee
DEHB67IntroAs a public school safety measure, this bill requires that any door to a classroom will be equipped with a lock that can be locked from either side of the door. Many doors are currently not capable of locking from the inside. Locking the door(s) to a...
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2017-03-09
To House Education Committee
DEHB72IntroThis Act would remove the broad exemption that the University of Delaware and Delaware State University currently receive under the state Freedom of Information Act. In recognition of the sensitive nature of some records held by public universities, ...
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2017-03-09
To House Administration Committee
DEHB54IntroThis bill imposes a cap on the interest rate that may be charged for alternative financial services at an annual rate of interest of 100%. Alternative financial services is a term sometimes used for payday loans, installment loans, and other credit p...
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2017-01-26
To House Economic Development/Banking/Insurance/Commerce Committee
DEHB50IntroThis Act seeks to ensure that every public school in the State has a school nurse. This Act provides a mechanism to allow a district or a charter school that currently does not have a school nurse to receive state funds. This Act also permits a distr...
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2017-01-24
To House Education Committee
DEHB49IntroThis bill requires all new school construction or major renovation to include the following features: an intruder alarm, bulletproof glass in entrance areas and interior doors and windows, and doors lockable with keys on both sides. Further, the bill...
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2017-01-24
[Hearing: Mar 29 @ 2:30 pm]
To House Education Committee
DESB18IntroThis Act requires public schools to begin their school year after Labor Day. There have been many economic impact reports done that show a positive impact from starting public schools after Labor Day. A report by the Virginia Hospitality and Travel A...
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2017-01-24
To Senate Education Committee
DEHJR2PassThis joint resolution rejects the report of the Delaware Compensation Commission in its entirety.
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2017-01-11
To House Administration Committee
DEHJR3EnrollThis Joint Resolution directs the Department of Education to present its plan for compliance with the new federal education law - Every Student Succeeds Act or ESSA at a meeting of the education committees of both chambers of the General Assembly pr...
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2017-01-11
To House Education Committee
DEHB26EnrollThis act creates a special license plate for veterans of Operation Desert Storm.
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2017-01-05
To House Veterans Affairs Committee
DEHB15EngrossThis bill creates a requirement that all public high schools, including charter schools, shall offer at least one computer science course at the high school level by the 2020-2021 school year. Also, this bill creates a requirement that, by the 2018-2...
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2017-01-05
To House Education Committee
DEHB12IntroThis bill provides State funding to kindergarten through third grade for basic special education. State funding already occurs for intensive and complex special education during these grades. Currently the basic special education funding runs from fo...
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2017-01-05
To House Education Committee
DEHB22IntroThis Act updates the requirements for Courts-Martial to ensure that all members of the Delaware National Guard have due process. The Act clarifies the classifications of crimes under the code. The Act also strikes out irrelevant laws and laws that vi...
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2017-01-05
To House Veterans Affairs Committee
DEHB17IntroThis bill increases the minimum age of required school attendance from 16 to the age of 17. The minimum age for truancy has also been increased accordingly.
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2016-12-15
To House Education Committee
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