Delaware Representative Ruth Briggs King [R]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
DESB40PassThis 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-08-02
Signed by Governor
DEHB190PassThis Act, which shall be known as the Coastal Zone Conversion Permit Act, makes changes to the Coastal Zone Act (CZA), which has not been significantly updated since its enactment almost a half century ago. The CZA, enacted in 1971, has enabled Delaw...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-08-02
Signed by Governor
DEHB77PassThis legislation authorizes the Department to operate its principal office in the Dover area and an additional branch office in Sussex County.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-08-01
Signed by Governor
DESB75PassThis Act updates Delaware's human trafficking crime to prohibit the same acts that are included in the federal Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-08-01
Signed by Governor
DEHB145PassABLE accounts are special savings accounts established for certain persons with disabilities. This bill clarifies the treatment of funds in an ABLE account upon the death of a designated beneficiary. Specifically it prohibits State agencies or instru...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-28
Signed by Governor
DEHB35PassThis bill sets forth a framework for the licensing, regulation and inspection of business establishments that provide massage and bodywork services. This bill places oversight of any business offering massage services in the hands of the Board of Mas...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-26
Signed by Governor
DEHJR4PassThis 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.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-21
Signed by Governor
DESB44PassThis Bill clarifies that every prescriber holding a controlled substance registration must be registered with the Prescription Monitoring Program. Further, prescribers who receive a CSR (controlled substances registration) for the first time must reg...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-21
Signed by Governor
DESB64PassThis bill removes the requirement that the Governor must declare a State of Emergency before issuing a Level 1 Driving Warning.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-21
Signed by Governor
DESB73PassThis Act provides clearer language concerning license requirements, gives licensees a much clearer understanding of prohibited acts, discipline and penalties; and grants the ability of the Professional Licensing Section to promulgate regulations, and...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-21
Signed by Governor
DEHB167PassCooking wine contains alcohol but has been exempted from alcohol regulation by the federal government (Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau) and many states as long as it contains no more than 20% alcohol by volume and no less than 1.5% salt, the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-21
Signed by Governor
DESB48PassUnder this Act, a pharmacist who dispenses narloxone under an established set of circumstances is not subject to disciplinary or other adverse action under any professional licensing statute or criminal liability, or liable for damages related to inj...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-20
Signed by Governor
DEHB76PassThis Act extends the Office of Foreclosure Prevention and Automatic Residential Foreclosure Mediation Program an additional two years, from January 18, 2018 until January 18, 2020.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-17
Signed by Governor
DEHB93PassThis Act provides clearer language concerning security alarm business license and identification requirements for both businesses and individuals; gives vendors a clearer understanding of prohibited acts, discipline and penalties; and grants the Prof...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-17
Signed by Governor
DESB45PassThis Bill adds 3,4-dichloro-N-[2-(dimethylamino)cyclohexyl]-N-methylbenzamide (U-47700) to Schedule I of the Uniform Controlled Substances Act. U-47700, also known as Pink, is a synthetic opioid recently encountered by law enforcement and public heal...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-17
Signed by Governor
DESB63PassSection 1 of this Act updates the Delaware Code relating to the Board of Nursing (Board) by eliminating conflicting definitions of an advanced practice registered nurse in the Code, correcting inaccurate cross-references, and eliminating references t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-17
Signed by Governor
DEHB215PassThis bill eliminates the sunset provision on the at-store recycling program for plastic bags. The program established in 2009 included a sunset provision until 2014. In 2014, the General Assembly extended that sunset provision to 2017. This bill elim...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-17
Signed by Governor
DEHB170EngrossThis legislation, the Angel Investor Job Creation and Innovation Act for Small Technology Companies, creates an incentive for qualified angel investors to invest capital in qualified Delaware small technology companies..
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-12
To Senate Banking, Business & Insurance Committee
DEHB184EngrossThis bill adds to the requirements for licensure as a River Pilot Apprentice that an applicant not have been convicted of a crime substantially related to the practice of river piloting. This bill empowers the Board of Pilot Commissioners to waive su...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-12
To Senate Transportation Committee
DEHB201PassThis Act clarifies that after a physician-patient relationship has been properly established in accordance with this section, subsequent communications and treatment may be conducted as the doctor and patient deem appropriate. As with all practice of...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-12
Signed by Governor
DESB9EnrollThis Act is intended to implement the recommendations in the December 9, 2015 Report of the Work A Day Earn A Pay Task Force. The Act will create a Work A Day Earn A Pay Public Works Jobs Program in Delaware.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-02
To House Labor Committee
DESB43EnrollThis Act regulates the practice of art therapy, amending 24 Del. C. §30 by adding Subchapter V. Professional Art Therapists, administered under the Delaware Board of Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Professionals. The Art Therapy Practice Act w...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-02
SS 1 for SB 43 - Passed By House. Votes: 41 YES
DEHB16PassThis bill will sunset the Delaware Estate Tax on December 31, 2017.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-02
Signed by Governor
DEHB64EnrollMothers who give birth to monoamniotic twins are often hospitalized as early as 26 weeks into the pregnancy due to the risk of complications of having twins share a single amniotic sack. Mothers who give birth to multiples of 3 or more often have the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-02
Passed By House. Votes: 41 YES
DEHB81EnrollThis legislation revises § 5006 of the Insurance Code to track the National Association of Insurance Commissioners Model Holding Company Act with respect to the Commissioners power to examine insurers and have access to books and records of insurers...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-02
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
DEHB203EnrollThis Act directs the Division of Medicaid and Medical Assistance, Division of Public Health, and Office of Management and Budget Human Resources Management (the Agencies) to report to the General Assembly every 2 years the impacts and costs associat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-02
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
DESB109EnrollIndividuals who receive health care via Medicaid deserve the same dedication to treatment of substance abuse disorders as individuals who receive health care via private insurance. This Act extends the same access to treatment of a substance use diso...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-02
Passed By House. Votes: 41 YES
DESB108EnrollSB 164 of the 148th General Assembly created a special license plate for professional paramedics and retired professional paramedics. This Act provides an additional officer, at the county level, to verify an applicant's eligibility for this spec...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-02
Passed By House. Votes: 41 YES
DEHB246EnrollThis bill would increase the exemption from inspection from 5 years to 7 years.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-02
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
DEHR19IntroRecommending the Joint Finance Committee make designated changes to the state operating budget for Fiscal Year 2018 to provide appropriate funds to finance the FY 2018 Grants-in-Aid Bill.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-02
Amendment HA 1 to HR 19 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
DEHR18IntroThis resolution commends the Police Unity Tour and its participants for honoring law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-02
Passed In House by Voice Vote
DESB99EnrollThis legislation eliminates front footage calculations as the sole method of collecting sewer assessments for county sewer users. It provides a broad list of possible methods of determining the amount of the sewer assessment for each property, includ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-01
Passed By House. Votes: 41 YES
DEHB224EnrollCar theft was the primary impetus behind state codes prohibiting a motor vehicle owner to leave a car unattended with the keys in the ignition; a common habit to warm-up the vehicle during colder months. From 2013 to 2015, a total of 206 cars were st...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-01
Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
DEHCR50EngrossThis resolution recognizes November 2017 as Native American Heritage Month in Delaware.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-07-01
Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
DESB35EnrollThis 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...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-30
Passed By House. Votes: 38 YES 3 ABSENT
DESB53IntroDelaware has consistently been regarded as the preeminent state nationwide with regards to its treatment of corporations due to the fact that the Delaware Corporate Code has continued to evolve in a way to ensure fairness in the treatment of corporat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-30
Reported Out of Committee (Elections & Government Affairs) in Senate with 1 On Its Merits, 2 Unfavorable
DEHB207PassThis Act provides judicial economy in the disposition of Driving Under the Influence (DUI) offenses by providing a trial for misdemeanor DUI offenses only in the Court of Common Pleas. This Act permits the Justice of the Peace Court to accept guilty ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-30
Signed by Governor
DEHB269IntroSince 1996, students across Delaware have participated in school choice. Currently, reorganized school districts, vocational technical school districts, and charter schools do not follow the same processes thus causing confusion and barriers for fami...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-30
To House Education Committee
DEHB272IntroThis Act provides supplementary appropriations to certain Grants-in-Aid for Fiscal Year 2018.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-30
To House Appropriations Committee
DEHB273IntroThis Act will direct the first $8 million in auction proceeds received from the sale of emission allowances through the regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative and CO2 Emission Trading Program to be directed to the General Fund for the fiscal year 2018. T...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-30
To House Appropriations Committee
DEHB248EngrossThis Act removes from the definition of free standing emergency departments those emergency departments that are owned by an existing, licensed hospital in this State that has already been authorized and licensed to provide emergency services. This A...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-29
To Senate Health, Children & Social Services Committee
DEHCR49IntroThis concurrent resolution establishes the Medicaid Cost Efficiency Task Force to study and make findings and recommendations regarding Delawares Medicaid program.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-29
To House Health & Human Development Committee
DEHCR34IntroThis concurrent resolution establishes a Task Force to investigate the cost of special education and make recommendations related to cost efficiency.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-29
To House Education Committee
DEHB266IntroThis act allows Sussex County government to create Enterprise Zones within the unincorporated areas of Sussex County.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-29
To House Housing & Community Affairs Committee
DEHB259IntroIn 2006, Delaware enacted Jessicas Law, which requires first time offenders convicted of a specified sexual offense against a child under 14 years of age and individuals previously convicted of a Class A or B sexual offense in Title 11 and subsequent...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-29
Reported Out of Committee (Judiciary) in House with 5 On Its Merits, 1 Unfavorable
DESB67EngrossTobacco traffickers move black market contraband cigarettes or other tobacco products purchased from low tax states to be sold in higher tax states, facilitated by individuals or through organized groups. The potential financial gain of tobacco smugg...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-28
To House Judiciary Committee
DEHCR44EngrossThis concurrent resolution designates the third week of September in 2017 as Awareness Week for the Prevention, Recognition, and Treatment of Prenatal Substance Exposure in Infants and to Support Healthy Families in Delaware.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-28
Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
DESJR3EnrollThis resolution honors our Gold Star Mothers and Gold Star Families by designating Delaware Route 202 to, Gold Star Highway Honoring Families of Fallen Service Members.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-28
Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 ABSENT
DEHB148IntroThis bill would allow Delaware residents two new deductions from personal income tax. The first is a deduction from taxable income of up to $2,500 for contributions to a 529 College Savings Plan. The second is a deduction from taxable income of up to...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-27
To House Appropriations Committee
DESB98EnrollThis Act amends the Charter of the Town of Georgetown by establishing that registration of voters for municipal elections shall be administered and conducted by agreement with and pursuant to regulations promulgated by the Department of Elections for...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-27
Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 ABSENT
Syndicate content
feedback