Delaware Representative Peter Schwartzkopf [D]

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DEHB427PassHouse Bill 373, passed by the 151st General Assembly, clarified that persons 14 and 15 years of age can be employed in such places where alcoholic beverages are served, but cannot be involved in the sale or service of alcoholic beverages. Currently, ...
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2022-10-26
Signed by Governor
DEHB334PassThis bill permits health-care providers who are licensed in a state other than Delaware to deliver health-care services by telehealth and telemedicine only if a health-care provider-patient relationship has been established in accordance with § 6003...
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2022-10-21
Signed by Governor
DEHB425PassThis bill makes needed changes to the Lyme Disease Oversight Board by adding 2 members including an infectious disease epidemiologist and a licensed veterinarian or entomology specialist.
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2022-10-21
Signed by Governor
DEHB490PassDelawares Motor Vehicle Statutes contemplate for vehicle obstructing traffic enforcement by law enforcement agencies. It is not always possible for law enforcement officers to enforce the right-of-way regulations in areas effectively due to a number ...
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2022-10-21
Signed by Governor
DEHB330PassThis Act renames the Claymont Regional Transportation at First State Crossing in Claymont, Delaware as the "Harris B. McDowell, III Transportation Center" after Senator Harris B. McDowell, III, the longest serving member of the Delaware Gen...
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2022-10-14
Signed by Governor
DEHJR7PassThe Joint Resolution directs the Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) and Division of Public Health (DPH) to conduct After Action Reviews to assess the States pandemic response. DEMA and DPH are also maintaining the ability to increase personn...
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2022-10-14
Signed by Governor
DEHB453PassThis Act makes necessary updates to Delaware Code provisions codifying procedures related to the General Assembly to bring these provisions into compliance with current practice and to make technical corrections to conform existing law to the standar...
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2022-10-14
Signed by Governor
DESB301PassThe purpose of this chapter is to provide incentives for resident Delaware taxpayers to donate organs and bone marrow for transplantation and for Delaware employers to grant paid time off to employees who donate organs and bone marrow for transplanta...
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2022-10-03
Signed by Governor
DEHB388PassThis act authorizes the application of funds from the Delaware School Safety and Security Fund, which is subject to available appropriations, for the retention of constables to be utilized by the LEAs.
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2022-09-09
Signed by Governor
DEHB205PassThis Act establishes the Delaware Expanding Access for Retirement and Necessary Saving (EARNS) program to serve as a vehicle through which eligible employees may, on a voluntary basis, provide for additional retirement security through a State-facili...
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2022-08-18
Signed by Governor
DEHB309PassThis Act, modeled on similar laws in Virginia and Maryland, requires a health-care provider to provide notice to a patient at the time blood is drawn to perform a laboratory test for Lyme disease that explains the limitations of the test and instruct...
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2022-08-04
Signed by Governor
DEHB365PassThis bill establishes the pilotage rates for the Pilots Association for the Bay and River Delaware for 2023, 2024, and 2025.
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2022-07-27
Signed by Governor
DEHB422PassThis Act amends Section 3-304 of the City of Wilmingtons Charter to allow the City of Wilmington to determine whether, and to what extent, its employees are required to be City residents. This Act does not affect residency requirements for City Counc...
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2022-07-27
Signed by Governor
DEHB426PassThis Act allows counties to use Realty Transfer Tax funds for recreational amenities and land preservation programs.
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2022-07-22
Signed by Governor
DESB320PassThis bill establishes voting by mail under the General Assemblys broad powers under § 1, Article V of the Delaware Constitution to prescribe the means, methods and instruments of voting.
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2022-07-22
Signed by Governor
DEHB450PassThe Delaware Lethal Firearms Safety Act of 2022 prohibits the manufacture, sale, offer to sell, transfer, purchase, receipt, possession, or transport of assault weapons in Delaware, subject to certain exceptions. One exception is that the Act does no...
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2022-06-30
Signed by Governor
DEHB451PassThis bill makes a person under the age of 21 prohibited from purchasing, owning, possessing, or controlling a firearm or ammunition of a firearm except under limited circumstances. Those circumstances are if the person is 18 years of age or older and...
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2022-06-30
Signed by Governor
DESB8PassThis Act defines machine gun as it is defined under federal law. Defining machine gun makes clear the types of weapons prohibited under Delaware law, including an auto sear, or glock switch, which transforms a semiautomatic gun into a machine gun.
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2022-06-30
Signed by Governor
DESB302PassThis Act is named for Keshall KeKe Anderson. KeKe was an innocent bystander who was killed in a 2016 shooting involving a firearm purchased through a straw purchase. In 2019, in a lawsuit by KeKes family against the dealer of the firearm involved in ...
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2022-06-30
Signed by Governor
DESB334Enroll
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This Act allows restaurants that sell ice cream containing up to 10% alcohol by volume to sell such ice cream without the requirement that the customer also purchase at least $10 of other food. This substitute differs from the original bill by limiti...
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2022-06-30
Passed By House. Votes: 41 YES
DESB323PassCurrently, there is a manufacturer of firearm magazines in Georgetown that employs nearly 90 workers and produces 30, 20, 15, and 10 round magazines.
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2022-06-30
Signed by Governor
DEHB452Enroll
75%
This Act is the first leg of an amendment to the Delaware Constitution to make necessary technical corrections identified by the General Assembly's Division of Research. Specifically, these technical corrections consist of the following:
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2022-06-23
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
DEHCR102Engross
50%
This concurrent resolution recognizes and honors the young women of Delaware participating in the 2022 session of Delaware Girls State.
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2022-06-23
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DEHR25Intro
25%
This Resolution recognizes Thursday, June 16, 2022, as Staff Appreciation Day in the House of Representatives.
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2022-06-16
Passed In House by Voice Vote
DEHCR100Engross
50%
This resolution proclaims June 19, 2022 as Juneteenth Independence Day in Delaware and encourages the people of Delaware to reflect upon the significant roles and many contributions of African Americans and to celebrate this day with appropriate acti...
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2022-06-16
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DEHCR95Engross
50%
This Concurrent Resolution recognizes the young men participating in the 2022 session of Delawares Boys State and commends its sponsor, the American Legion Department of Delaware.
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2022-06-16
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DEHB458Intro
25%
This Act authorizes the City of Wilmington to acquire vacant or abandoned property through the exercise of eminent domain when an ordinance declares the acquisition part of a community development plan necessary to prevent the decline or decay of the...
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2022-06-15
Reported Out of Committee (Administration) in House with 5 On Its Merits
DESB236PassThis Act does the following:
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2022-06-14
Signed by Governor
DEHB259PassThis Act requires Delaware to use the Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) system to notify the public of emergency alerts and requires that the emergency alert system be used when a catastrophic release occurs. A catastrophic release is a major uncontroll...
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2022-06-14
Signed by Governor
DESB205PassThe Bill expands the availability of free feminine hygiene products at all public and charter schools.
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2022-06-14
Signed by Governor
DEHB411Enroll
75%
This Act is the first leg of a constitutional amendment that would prohibit the regular session of the General Assembly from extending beyond 5:00 p.m. on the last day of June, unless the session is recalled by the Governor or the presiding officers ...
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2022-06-14
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DEHCR90Engross
50%
This concurrent resolution encourages the Department of Education, in consultation with key stakeholders, to identify age-appropriate lessons for students in grades 7-12 related to LGBTQ+ history by the start of 2024-25 school year. It also encourage...
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2022-06-08
Passed By Senate. Votes: 18 YES 2 NO 1 ABSENT
DEHCR89Engross
50%
This Concurrent Resolution celebrates the 125th Anniversary of the Constitution of the State of Delaware.
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2022-06-08
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
DEHB140Intro
25%
This Act permits a terminally ill individual who is an adult resident of Delaware to request and self-administer medication to end the individual's life in a humane and dignified manner if both the individual's attending physician or attendin...
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2022-05-19
Amendment HA 1 to HB 140 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
DESCR111Engross
50%
This resolution proclaims Thursday, May 19, 2022 as Global Accessibility Awareness Day in the State of Delaware.
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2022-05-19
Passed In House by Voice Vote
DESCR105Enroll
75%
This Resolution expresses the General Assembly's strong support for the Delaware State University Womens Lacrosse Team, and condemns the actions of the Liberty County Sheriffs Office in Hinesville, Georgia against the Womens Lacrosse Team. The Re...
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2022-05-12
Passed By House. Votes: 39 YES 2 NOT VOTING
DESCR99Engross
50%
This concurrent resolution designates the month of May 2022 as "Lyme Disease Awareness Month" in the State of Delaware.
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2022-05-05
Passed In House by Voice Vote
DESB218PassThis Act, known as the Living Donor Protection Act, prohibits discrimination based on an individuals status as a living organ or tissue donor in the offering, issuance, cancellation, coverage, price, or other condition of an insurance policy, includi...
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2022-04-28
Signed by Governor
DEHB296PassAll three counties in Delaware have been plagued with thefts of catalytic converters, which contain precious metals having significant monetary value in the scrap metal industry. This Act adds catalytic converters to the list of items for which scrap...
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2022-04-28
Signed by Governor
DEHB373PassCurrently, there is ambiguity whether a person who is 14 or 15 years of age can be employed by restaurants, hotels, or dining facilities that serve alcoholic liquors. This bill removes that ambiguity and makes it clear that persons 14 and 15 years of...
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2022-04-14
Signed by Governor
DEHB360PassThe Act, which shall be known as the 2022 Delaware Relief Rebate Program, creates a relief rebate which is a one-time direct payment of $300 per Delaware resident taxpayer. This relief is intended to help Delawareans grappling with significant inflat...
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2022-04-14
Signed by Governor
DEHCR72Engross
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This Resolution recognizes the month of April 2022 as "National Donate Life Month" in Delaware.
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2022-04-14
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DEHB308PassA disability pension for Delaware State Police officer and County and Municipal police officers and firefighters is only for those first responders who suffer injuries on the job such as being shot or assaulted while effecting an arrest or getting bu...
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2022-04-07
Signed by Governor
DEHB335PassThis Act makes changes to the Senate and House of Representatives districts so as to minimize the need for new election districts and increase the efficiency of election administration. Section 841 is updated to reflect the consolidation of the Depar...
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2022-04-01
Signed by Governor
DESCR77Engross
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This Senate Resolution recognizes August 23rd as "Random Acts of Kindness Day" in the State of Delaware and encourages the public to participate in random acts of kindness to increase happiness, unite the community, and increase the well-be...
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2022-03-24
Passed In House by Voice Vote
DEHB260Intro
25%
This Act compensates members of the Board of the Delaware Manufactured Home Relocation Authority ("Authority") $100 per meeting a board member attends. Under § 7041(b)(1), all costs for the Authority's operations must be paid from the ...
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2022-03-23
Amendment HA 1 to HB 260 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
DEHB210Intro
25%
This Act permits wine producers holding a valid license within this State or another state to obtain a license and ship wine directly to Delaware consumers so long as it is done through a common carrier with a carrier permit. This Act requires that w...
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2022-03-22
Reported Out of Committee (Economic Development/Banking/Insurance & Commerce) in House with 3 Favorable, 5 On Its Merits
DEHB275Intro
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This bill increases the penalties for a second offense of a firearm owners failure to report the loss of theft of a firearm pursuant to the statute from just a civil penalty to a Class A misdemeanor, which is punishable by a fine of up to $2,300 and ...
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2022-03-16
Reported Out of Committee (Judiciary) in House with 3 Favorable, 7 On Its Merits
DEHCR55Engross
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This Concurrent Resolution designates the week of February 21 - 25, 2022, as PUBLIC SCHOOLS WEEK and commends educators and staff for their efforts with the unprecedented challenges faced due to COVID-19 virus.
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2022-03-10
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
DEHCR52Engross
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This Concurrent Resolution designates March 8th, 2022 as International Womens Day in Delaware.
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2022-03-08
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
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