Delaware Representative Nnamdi Chukwuocha [D]

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DESB37EngrossIn our modern society, a criminal record can limit a persons opportunities and the quality of life they can achieve for themselves and their families for years, and even decades, after that person has completed the terms of the criminal sentence impo...
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2019-05-16
To House Appropriations Committee
DEHCR46EngrossThis Concurrent Resolution recognizes Ramadan and Muslim residents of this State as they observe Ramadan.
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2019-05-16
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 NOT VOTING
DESCR16EngrossThis Concurrent Resolution designates the week of May 12, 2019 to May 18, 2019 as National Charter Schools Week and commends Delaware's charter public schools for their efforts in educating Delaware students.
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2019-05-16
Passed In House by Voice Vote
DESB44EngrossThis Act makes the possession or consumption of alcohol by an individual under 21 years of age a civil offense. This Act also prohibits including information concerning a civil violation of the underage possession or consumption law on an individuals...
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2019-05-16
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
DEHB141EngrossNew daily persistent headache (NDPH) is a rare headache disorder characterized by daily and unremitting headaches that can last up to 3 days. Headache onset is abrupt and the throbbing, pressure-like pain is usually on both sides of the head. In orde...
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2019-05-16
Passed By House. Votes: 41 YES
DEHB59EngrossThis Act requires the Secretary of the Department of Transportation to publish the transaction history for funds allocated to each member of the General Assembly under the Community Transportation Fund.
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2019-05-16
Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 ABSENT
DEHB71PassThis Bill authorizes the Division of Professional Regulation to charge a registration fee to Appraisal Management Companies for reporting them to the National Registry.
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2019-05-15
Signed by Governor
DESB32EngrossThis Act prohibits the practice known as patient brokering, which is the practice where patient brokers are paid a fee to place insured people in treatment centers so that the treatment centers receive thousands of dollars in insurance claim payments...
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2019-05-15
Reported Out of Committee (Health & Human Development) in House with 8 On Its Merits
DEHB88PassThis legislation removes the automatic suspension of a drivers license for failure to provide proof of insurance. The Division of Motor vehicles will continue to suspend the registration of the uninsured vehicle. The removal of the automatic license ...
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2019-05-15
Signed by Governor
DEHB8IntroEmployment for formerly incarcerated individuals is a major barrier to transitioning and re-entering the community. The National Institute of Justice estimates that 60% of ex-offenders are jobless one year after their release. Improving access to emp...
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2019-05-15
Reported Out of Committee (Revenue & Finance) in House with 4 Favorable, 6 On Its Merits
DEHB130EngrossThis bill expands upon the existing at-store recycling program regarding the use of single-use plastic bags. The existing requirements will continue, however stores subject to this program will now be limited from providing single-use plastic bags fo...
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2019-05-15
To Senate Environmental & Natural Resources Committee
DEHB133IntroThis Act amends the Delaware Governmental Accountability Act to make the annual budget process part of a performance management system of strategic planning, performance metrics and performance budgeting, dedicated to continuous process improvement t...
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2019-05-15
Reported Out of Committee (Administration) in House with 4 On Its Merits
DEHB127EngrossThis legislation gives authority to the Executive Director of the Delaware Commission of Veterans Affairs to use the term Delaware Office of Veterans Services when carrying out the work of the Commission. This will enable the Executive Director and o...
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2019-05-15
To Senate Veterans Affairs Committee
DESB27EnrollThis Act, named the Share the Care Act, permits an individual employed by a personal assistance services agency to administer medications to an adult individual who resides in the individuals own home if a responsible caregiver does the following:
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2019-05-14
Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 ABSENT
DEHB154IntroThis bill updates the real estate appraisers practice act to comply with federal law by clarifying the definition of federally-related transaction and adding a definition for federal financial institutions regulatory agencies. Changes to these defini...
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2019-05-14
To House Sunset Committee (Policy Analysis & Government Accountability)
DESB96IntroIn January of 2015, the Office of Civil Rights & Public Trust was created by the Attorney General to establish a centralized office within the Department of Justice for the investigation of matters concerning civil rights enforcement and the pros...
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2019-05-14
To Senate Elections, Government & Community Affairs Committee
DESB63EngrossThe Delaware Equal Accommodations Law, Chapter 45 of Title 6 of the Delaware Code, prevents discrimination against people because of their race, age, marital status, creed, color, sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national orig...
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2019-05-13
To House Economic Development/Banking/Insurance & Commerce Committee
DESB68IntroThis Substitute Act takes the place of Senate Bill No. 68 (150th General Assembly) and removes the voluntary certificate of possession process. In all other respects this Act is similar to Senate Bill No. 68.
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2019-05-09
To Senate Executive Committee
DEHB76IntroThis Bill requires the Department of Services for Children, Youth and Their Families ("DSCYF'') to have exclusive jurisdiction over all aspects of a childs care, custody and control when a child is convicted of a Superior Court offense. ...
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2019-05-09
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB94EngrossThis Act will increase payments of child support arrears or retroactive support from payments for settlements and awards from negligence, personal injury, and workers compensation cases by requiring that all insurers share information with an insuran...
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2019-05-08
Reported Out of Committee (Health & Social Services) in Senate with 5 On Its Merits
DEHB124IntroThis Bill modifies the impact of criminal history on an applicants eligibility for licensure. It gives the Board discretion to grant waivers for felony convictions for crimes committed against a person where more than 3 years have elapsed, and more t...
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2019-05-08
Reported Out of Committee (Sunset Committee (Policy Analysis & Government Accountability)) in House with 4 On Its Merits
DESB78IntroThis Act requires that the health education programs presented by the Department of Education include instruction on what it means to "consent" in the context of a sexual encounter.
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2019-05-08
Reported Out of Committee (Elections, Govt. & Community Affairs) in Senate with 5 On Its Merits
DESB56EngrossThis Act modernizes the process and requirements for issuance of liquor licenses for off premises consumption. The current process and requirements do not consider population growth. Minimum distance requirements are enhanced while increases in popul...
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2019-05-08
Reported Out of Committee (Economic Development/Banking/Insurance & Commerce) in House with 7 On Its Merits
DEHB68EnrollThis Act extends the Automatic Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Mediation Program and the Office of Foreclosure Prevention and Financial Education through December 31, 2024. The Automatic Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Mediation Program and the Off...
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2019-05-07
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DEHB81EngrossThis Bill clarifies language allowing for the direct deposit of child support owed and collected by employers from individuals under a support order from the Family Court. In addition, this Bill requires employers who have 50 or more employees to sen...
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2019-05-07
To Senate Health & Social Services Committee
DESB83IntroThis Act adopts the Physical Therapy Licensure Compact (Compact). The Compact benefits the public by improving continuity of care, increasing license portability for military spouses, and increasing access to physical therapy providers. Under the Com...
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2019-05-07
To Senate Sunset Committee
DESB41IntroThis Act establishes that the age of offense and not the age of arrest determines jurisdiction for a person facing charges. Currently, if a person commits a delinquent act before age 18 but is arrested after age 18, the offense is automatically heard...
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2019-05-07
To Senate Judicial Committee
DEHB39IntroThis bill provides for election day registration for presidential primary, primary, special, and general elections whereas currently the deadline is the fourth Saturday prior to the date of the election. Moreover, same day registration at polling pla...
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2019-05-02
Amendment HA 2 to HB 39 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
DEHB132IntroThis Act exempts veterans with 100% service-connected, permanent and total disability from paying State income taxes.
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2019-05-02
To House Veterans Affairs Committee
DEHB10IntroUnited 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 the mid-twenties which makes juveniles especially prone to poor decis...
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2019-04-18
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHB75IntroThis Act clarifies that the Department of Services for Children, Youth and Their Families (DSCYF) continues to have exclusive jurisdiction over a juvenile's care, custody, and control when a juvenile is found delinquent of an offense in Family Co...
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2019-04-18
To House Judiciary Committee
DESB43IntroThis Act modifies the impact of criminal history for applicants for licensure to the Board of Electrical Examiners (Board). Specifically, this Act:
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2019-04-18
To Senate Sunset Committee
DESB25PassThis Act restricts access to tobacco products and tobacco substitutes to individuals under age 21 by doing all of the following:
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2019-04-17
Signed by Governor
DEHB63EnrollThis Act revises the crime of "unlawfully permitting a child access to a firearm," an existing class A misdemeanor under Delaware law. The offense is renamed "unsafe storage of a firearm" to place emphasis on firearm safety and pr...
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2019-04-17
Passed By Senate. Votes: 13 YES 8 NO
DEHB38EnrollThis Act establishes in-person early voting in Delaware beginning January 1, 2022. Registered voters will be allowed to vote in-person during at least 10 days before an election, up to and including the Saturday and Sunday immediately before the elec...
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2019-04-11
Passed By Senate. Votes: 16 YES 5 NO
DEHB73EngrossThis 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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2019-04-11
To Senate Executive Committee
DEHCR5IntroThis resolution places Delaware alongside sister states, including Vermont, California, Illinois, New Jersey, and Rhode Island, in calling for an Article V convention to reverse the decision by the United States Supreme Court in Citizens United v. Fe...
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2019-04-10
Tabled in Committee
DESB48EngrossThis Act requires that bidders for public works contracts that are above a minimum value and required to provide the prevailing wage include approved craft training programs for journeyman and apprentice levels if the contract is not for a federal hi...
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2019-04-10
Reported Out of Committee (Labor) in House with 2 Favorable, 4 On Its Merits
DESB45IntroUnder current law, the possession, use, or consumption of a personal use quantity of marijuana remains a crime for those under the age of 21 despite being a civil violation for adults. This Act makes the possession, use, or consumption of a personal ...
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2019-04-10
Reported Out of Committee (Health & Social Services) in Senate with 5 On Its Merits
DESB70IntroThis Act creates the Delaware Large Capacity Magazine Prohibition Act of 2019. The Act includes clear definitions for the term large-capacity magazine, as an ammunition feeding device with a capacity to accept more than 15 rounds of ammunition. After...
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2019-04-10
To Senate Executive Committee
DEHCR23EngrossThis Concurrent Resolution recognizes the contributions made by the Henrietta Johnson Medical Center and the LaRed Health Center to the quality of life and system of healthcare in Delaware.
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2019-04-10
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
DEHB61EnrollBenzodiazepine drugs that are approved for medical use in the United States are classified by the federal Drug Enforcement Agency as Schedule IV. Fourteen benzodiazepine drugs are currently listed on Schedule IV of the Uniform Controlled Substances A...
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2019-04-09
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DEHCR26EngrossThis House Concurrent Resolution designates April 2, 2019 AS "EQUAL PAY DAY" in the State of Delaware.
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2019-04-09
Passed By Senate. Votes: 18 YES 3 ABSENT
DESB22PassAct enacts the National Popular Vote compact, which changes the Electoral College from an institution that reflects the voters state-by-state choices into a body that reflects the voters nationwide choice. Currently, state statutes require that elect...
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2019-03-28
Signed by Governor
DEHJR2PassThis Joint Resolution recognizes the many contributions of Hattie Bernice Dabney Mishoe, the "First Lady" of Delaware State University, and encourages the University to name a building on campus after her.
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2019-03-28
Signed by Governor
DEHB101IntroThis Act requires high needs elementary schools, including high needs elementary charter schools, to have school-based health centers. The State will pay the start-up costs for each school-based health center at 2 centers per year until each high nee...
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2019-03-28
To House Appropriations Committee
DEHB100IntroThis Act establishes a mental health services unit for Delaware elementary schools. The unit is at a ratio of 250 full-time equivalent students grades K-5 for a full-time school counselor, school social worker, or licensed clinical social worker. Add...
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2019-03-28
To House Appropriations Committee
DESCR19EngrossThis Concurrent Resolution recognizes March 29, 2019 as "National Vietnam War Veterans Day" in Delaware.
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2019-03-28
Passed In House by Voice Vote
DEHB48IntroThis 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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2019-03-21
To House Appropriations Committee
DESB10EngrossThis Act is identical to Senate Bill No. 127 from the 149th General Assembly, which was passed by the Senate and reported out of the House Administration Committee. This Act corrects an inadvertent error in Delaware law that has permitted people youn...
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2019-03-20
Reported Out of Committee (Administration) in House with 5 On Its Merits
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