Delaware Senator Gerald Hocker [R]

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DEHB98IntroThis Act establishes the ability to grant a waiver for participation in interscholastic sports when a child exercises the right for choice from one school to another school of choice provided the standards for the waiver are met. In addition, this Ac...
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2017-03-28
To House Education Committee
DEHB91IntroThis Act would enhance the ability of the prescription monitoring program to make informed determinations as to prescribers who may be making extraordinary prescriptions of opiates or other controlled substances, and to refer such cases to law enforc...
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2017-03-28
To House Health & Human Development Committee
DESCR14EngrossThis Resolution honors Dr. Vincent G. Lobo of Harrington and Bethany Beach for his long and distinguished career as a doctor of optometry, doctor of osteopathic medicine, and public-spirited citizen, and congratulates him upon his receipt of a presti...
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2017-03-28
Introduced in Senate
DESB51IntroThis Act clarifies the definition of "subsequent offense" to mean a like offense occurring within 3 years of the former offense.
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2017-03-28
To Senate Judicial & Community Affairs Committee
DESB40IntroThis legislation adopts the NAICs Corporate Governance Annual Disclosure Model Act, and requires Delaware-domiciled insurers to provide to the Commissioner on an annual basis a summary of the insurers or insurance groups corporate governance structur...
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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
To House Judiciary Committee
DESCR5EngrossThis concurrent resolution calls on the Department of Transportation (DelDOT) to study and revise as appropriate, the emergency evacuation routes for the beach areas in lower Sussex County.
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2017-03-21
Introduced in Senate
DESB37IntroThis Act is the first leg of a constitutional amendment that would require the same super-majority vote to amend a provision that results in the act's expiration on a certain date, also known as a "sunset" provision, as was required to ...
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2017-03-21
To Senate Executive 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
DEHB77IntroThis legislation authorizes the Department to operate its principal office in the Dover area and an additional branch office in Sussex County.
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2017-03-16
To House Economic Development/Banking/Insurance/Commerce 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
DESB31IntroThis bill allows a hunter to use a handgun in lieu of a shotgun on farms permitted by DNREC through their Deer depredation programs to reduce agricultural crop damage.
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2017-03-16
To Senate Environmental, Natural Resources & Energy 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
DEHB73IntroThis bill requires an elected official or other paid appointed official of this state or any county or political subdivision who is also employed by any state agency, education, or other institution, or any other political subdivision of this State t...
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2017-03-15
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
DEHB70IntroUnder current educational standards, students are no longer required to be taught cursive writing and many schools have abandoned teaching cursive writing to students. As cursive writing is still an imperative skill in many professions, this bill mak...
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2017-03-09
To House Education Committee
DEHB60IntroThis bill creates the right for the parent or guardian of a child to opt out of the annual assessment, currently the Smarter Balanced Assessment System.
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2017-01-26
To House Education Committee
DESCR4EngrossDesignating February 6, 2017 as "Ronald Reagan Day" in Delaware
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2017-01-26
Introduced in Senate
DESB20IntroThis 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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2017-01-24
To Senate Transportation 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
DEHCR3EngrossThis Concurrent Resolution recognizes January 2017 as Human Trafficking Awareness Month in Delaware.
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2017-01-19
Introduced in House
DEHB46IntroCurrently the law requires that any person convicted of a crime identified under the section identifying sexual offenses, or offenses relating to children and incompetents must submit to DNA testing. The DNA testing is compiled and stored in the stat...
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2017-01-19
To House Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee
DESB14IntroThis Act eliminates the Delaware Compensation Commission in its entirety and makes necessary changes to the Delaware Code as a result.
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2017-01-18
To Senate Executive Committee
DESB16PassThis Act amends the Fiscal Year 2017 Bond and Capital Improvements Act to 1) authorize the expenditure of prior year Community Redevelopment Funds for public safety purposes in the City of Wilmington; 2) clarify the applicability of prevailing wage p...
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2017-01-18
Introduced and Laid on Table in Senate
DEHB38IntroThis bill places the same requirements for the issuance of non-potable well permits within existing areas where a water utility has been granted a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity as those that currently apply to the issuance of a pota...
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2017-01-17
To House Administration Committee
DESB12EnrollThis Act explicitly allows ground effect lighting equipment on motorcycles. This extra lighting would increase motorcycle safety by enhancing their visibility.
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2017-01-12
To Senate Transportation 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
DEHB31EngrossThis bill authorizes the use of prize-linked savings accounts in the State of Delaware. These accounts have been used in a number of countries and several U.S. states to promote savings, especially among persons with low-income and first-time savers....
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2017-01-11
To House Economic Development/Banking/Insurance/Commerce 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
DEHB28IntroAccording to the American Dental Association, approximately 1/3 of Americans face challenges accessing dental care, where access challenges include difficulty getting to a dental office and overcoming financial barriers. In order to increase access t...
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2017-01-05
To House Administration Committee
DEHB27IntroSubchapter III, Chapter 68, Title 7 of the Delaware Code (Subchapter III) was originally enacted in 1982. In 1996, President Clinton signed the Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation Act, 42 U.S.C. ยง 1791 (Bill Emerson Act). The Bill Emerson Act ...
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2017-01-05
To House Health & Human Development 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
DEHB16IntroThis bill will sunset the Delaware Estate Tax on December 31, 2017.
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2016-12-15
To House Revenue & Finance 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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