Delaware Senator Sarah McBride [D]

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DEHB371VetoThis Act removes all penalties for possession of 1 ounce or less of marijuana, except for those who are under 21 years of age. Possession of more than 1 ounce of marijuana and public consumption remain unclassified misdemeanors. The Act also removes ...
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2022-05-24
Vetoed by Governor
DEHB234Engross
50%
This Act requires the Department of Health and Social Services, Division of Medicaid and Medical Assistance to take the necessary steps to expand Medicaid coverage to pregnant women from the current coverage of 60-days from the end of pregnancy under...
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2022-05-19
To Senate Health & Social Services Committee
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
DEHB299Engross
50%
This Act prohibits the seller of consumer goods or services from refusing to accept cash payment, except in limited circumstances. Sales covered by this Act are those made at a retail store through an in-person transaction. The Act does not apply to ...
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2022-05-19
To Senate Banking, Business & Insurance Committee
DEHB317Intro
25%
This bill is the Cover All Delaware Children Act.
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2022-05-19
Amendment HA 1 to HB 317 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
DEHB334Engross
50%
This 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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2022-05-19
To Senate Health & Social Services Committee
DEHB345Intro
25%
This Act ensures pregnant women and women who have given birth within the past six weeks who are subject to the custody of the Department of Corrections at Level IV or V have access to midwifery and doula services by requiring the Department to make ...
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2022-05-19
To House Appropriations Committee
DEHB372Intro
25%
The Delaware Marijuana Control Act regulates and taxes marijuana in the same manner as alcohol.
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2022-05-19
Defeated By House. Votes: 23 YES 15 NO 2 ABSENT
DESB100Enroll
75%
This Act establishes a Public Education Compensation Committee for the purpose of reviewing Delaware's educator compensation structure and its ability to compete with regional school districts, Delaware's private business sector, and other go...
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2022-05-19
Passed By House. Votes: 39 YES 2 ABSENT
DESB280Engross
50%
This Act requires medical marijuana compassion centers and safety compliance facilities that have 20 or more employees to have a labor peace agreement with 1 more bona fide labor organizations. This Act defines "labor peace agreement" as an...
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2022-05-19
Passed By Senate. Votes: 14 YES 7 NO
DEHB422Engross
50%
This 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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2022-05-19
To Senate Elections & Government Affairs Committee
DESB222Engross
50%
This Substitute differs from Senate Bill No. 222 as follows:
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2022-05-19
Passed By Senate. Votes: 12 YES 8 NO 1 NOT VOTING
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
DESB282Engross
50%
This bill facilitates the expansion of the private flood insurance market through the adoption of the National Council of Insurance Legislators Model Private Primary Residential Flood Insurance Model. This Model has been used to facilitate increased ...
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2022-05-19
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DESB300Intro
25%
This Act updates the mandatory reporting requirements for Delaware physicians with anxiety, depression, and other mental health challenges. These changes are necessary to ensure that physicians are able to seek treatment without undue stigma or fear ...
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2022-05-19
To Senate Legislative Oversight & Sunset Committee
DESB291Engross
50%
This Act requires each school district and charter school to adopt a policy regarding appropriate relationships between school employees, contractors, coaches, and volunteers and students. The policy must include a provision establishing appropriate ...
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2022-05-19
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DESB289Engross
50%
This Act expands the scope of the sexual extortion law to include: a) compelling or inducing another person to produce a visual depiction of the person or another who is nude or who is engaging in sexual conduct, and b) threatening to reproduce, dist...
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2022-05-19
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DESB290Engross
50%
This Act expands Erin's Law to require training and education on issues related to inappropriate relationships between adults and children, such as grooming.
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2022-05-19
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DESB134Intro
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Senate Bill No. 134 prohibits a food establishment from providing consumers with a single-service plastic coffee stirrer, cocktail pick, or sandwich pick or with ready-to-eat food or a beverage in polystyrene containers. SB 134 also prohibits food es...
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2022-05-18
Reported Out of Committee (Environment & Energy) in Senate with 4 Favorable, 1 On Its Merits
DEHB252Intro
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This Act requires each county to reassess the value of real property in the county on a regular basis that occurs at least once every 5 years. The first 5-year period starts when the reassessments being conducted under the settlement agreements in th...
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2022-05-18
Reported Out of Committee (Housing & Community Affairs) in House with 1 Favorable, 8 On Its Merits
DEHB273Engross
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This Act updates the synthetic cannabinoids listed on Schedule I of the Uniform Controlled Substances Act by using broader language so that new synthetic cannabinoids created after the enactment of this Act fall within this definition without needing...
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2022-05-18
Reported Out of Committee (Health & Social Services) in Senate with 3 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits
DEHB343Intro
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This Act requires that the Division of Medicaid and Medical Assistance to present a plan to the General Assembly by November 1, 2022 for coverage of doula services by Medicaid providers.
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2022-05-18
Reported Out of Committee (Health & Human Development) in House with 12 Favorable
DEHB340Intro
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Improving the quality of maternal health care and ensuring full access to it improves health outcomes and reduces preventable pregnancy-related deaths. The United States has one of the highest rates of maternal mortality among high-income countries a...
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2022-05-18
Reported Out of Committee (Health & Human Development) in House with 8 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits
DEHB342Intro
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Delaware law already prohibits the use of restraints on women who are giving birth or in labor except in limited circumstances. This Act expands that protection to include women in the second or third trimester of pregnancy and those in the 13-week i...
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2022-05-18
Reported Out of Committee (Health & Human Development) in House with 10 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits
DEHB304Engross
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This Act recognizes advancements in the science of reading and literacy instruction by requiring that all public school students in kindergarten through grade 3 participate in a universal reading screening 3 times each year to identify potential read...
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2022-05-18
Reported Out of Committee (Education) in Senate with 4 Favorable, 2 On Its Merits
DESB286Engross
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This Act shall be known as the New Castle County Neighborhood Improvement District Act. The Act assembles New Castle County resources under one roof to focus comprehensively on persistent, and in some cases legacy, neighborhood problems, thereby prom...
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2022-05-18
To House Housing & Community Affairs Committee
DESB13Intro
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This Act creates a Ban the Box policy for postsecondary institutions in the state. Ban the Box or Beyond the Box policies refer to the removal of questions about ones criminal conviction history on a college or job application. Research shows that qu...
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2022-05-18
Amendment SA 1 to SB 13 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
DESB292Engross
50%
An opioid antagonist is a medication approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for emergency reversal of a known or suspected opioid overdose. Currently, naloxone is the only FDA-approved opioid antagonist, however, the FDA is ...
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2022-05-18
To House Health & Human Development Committee
DESB278Engross
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This substitute bill makes a technical correction to the bill.
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2022-05-18
To House Administration Committee
DESCR108Engross
50%
This resolution recognizes May 2022 as Maternal Mental Health Awareness Month in Delaware.
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2022-05-18
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DEHCR86Engross
50%
This Resolution recognizes World Preeclampsia Day on May 22, 2022.
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2022-05-18
Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
DEHB205Engross
50%
This 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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2022-05-17
To Senate Labor Committee
DESB144Engross
50%
This Act modernizes the hate crime statute and consolidates related offenses together with the hate crime statute in the Criminal Code.
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2022-05-17
Tabled in Committee
DESB188Engross
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This Act increases the $2,000 pension exclusion otherwise available for military pensioners under age 60 to $12,500, providing an incentive for military retirees under age 60 to locate in Delaware.
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2022-05-17
Reported Out of Committee (Veterans Affairs) in House with 9 Favorable, 5 On Its Merits
DEHB344Intro
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This Substitute Bill directs the Delaware Perinatal Quality Collaborative (DPQC) to develop guidelines for cultural competency training programs for use by hospitals and freestanding birthing centers in employee training and education programs. Cultu...
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2022-05-17
To House Health & Human Development Committee
DESB253Enroll
75%
This bill provides flexibility for nursing and assisted living facilities to make hiring decisions contingent on staff influenza vaccination status.
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2022-05-17
Passed By House. Votes: 32 YES 7 NO 2 ABSENT
DESB4Enroll
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Like Senate Bill No. 4, Senate Substitute No. 1 for Senate Bill No. 4 requires the Department of Education (Department) to maintain and publish a list of evidence-based, reading instruction curricula for grades kindergarten through 3. Each curriculum...
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2022-05-17
Passed By Senate. Votes: 18 YES 3 ABSENT
DESB150Intro
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This Act creates the Office of Corrections Ombudsperson (Ombudsperson or Office) within the Department of Justice. The purpose of the Ombudsperson is to do all of the following:
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2022-05-17
Amendment SA 1 to SB 150 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
DEHCR85Engross
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This Concurrent Resolution recognizes the contributions of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority chapters in the State of Delaware and declares May 17, 2022, to be Delta Day at the Delaware Capital.
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2022-05-17
Passed By Senate. Votes: 18 YES 3 ABSENT
DESB277Engross
50%
This Act increases opportunities for federally qualified health centers (FQHC) and government-operated dental clinics to serve the indigent and other underserved communities with dental care and improves flexibility with updated provisional licensing...
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2022-05-13
To House Health & Human Development Committee
DEHB421Intro
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This Act codifies standards for recovery houses to become certified recovery houses either through the Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health (DSAMH) or through a Division approved certifying entity. A non-certified recovery house may continue...
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2022-05-13
To House Health & Human Development Committee
DESB236Enroll
75%
This Act does the following:
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2022-05-12
Passed By House. Votes: 38 YES 3 ABSENT
DESCR104Engross
50%
This Senate Concurrent Resolution recognizes May 12, 2022, as Delaware Local Government Day in the State of Delaware.
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2022-05-12
Passed In House by Voice Vote
DEHCR79Engross
50%
This resolution designates the month of May as "National Nurses Month" in Delaware.
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2022-05-12
Passed By Senate. Votes: 19 YES 2 ABSENT
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
DESB255Engross
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When a youth who is experiencing foster care and living in an out-of-home placement has a need for inpatient psychiatric treatment, there can be a delay in gaining voluntary admission to a facility due to the Division of Family Services needing to ob...
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2022-05-11
Reported Out of Committee (Health & Human Development) in House with 2 Favorable, 6 On Its Merits
DEHJR7Intro
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The 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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2022-05-11
Reported Out of Committee (Administration) in House with 5 On Its Merits
DESCR100Engross
50%
This resolution proclaims May 2022 "Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month" in the State of Delaware.
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2022-05-11
Passed In House by Voice Vote
DESCR102Engross
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This Senate Concurrent Resolution recognizes May 2022 as "Older Americans Month" in the State of Delaware.
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2022-05-11
Passed In House by Voice Vote
DESB1PassThis Act, the Healthy Delaware Families Act, creates a statewide paid family and medical leave insurance program. Delaware employees can access up to 12 weeks of paid family and medical leave through the State's paid leave trust fund for a qualif...
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2022-05-10
Signed by Governor
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