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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1SB12IntroducedThis 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
#2HB21IntroducedThis Act takes steps to ensure that individuals with disabilities are not denied access to organ transplant procedures based solely on their disability. Historically, individuals with disabilities have sometimes been denied access to life-saving orga...
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2017-01-05
#3HB15IntroducedThis bill creates a requirement that all public high schools, including charter schools, shall offer at least one computer science course at the high school level by the 2020-2021 school year. Also, this bill creates a requirement that, by the 2018-2...
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2017-01-05
#4HB24IntroducedThis bill requires a conference with the parent or guardian of a student who has been absent without excuse for 5 days from school. A needs assessment will be performed to determine what supports or services will help the student and family improve s...
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2017-01-05
#5SB17IntroducedThis bill provides for research or transplantation of organs and other anatomical gifts as authorized under federal law among donors who have tested positive for exposure to HIV and intended recipients who have also tested positive for exposure to HI...
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2017-01-19
#6HB28IntroducedAccording 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
#7HB26EngrossedThis act creates a special license plate for veterans of Operation Desert Storm.
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2017-01-05
#8HB45IntroducedThis Act clarifies (i) how personal jurisdiction shall be obtained over nonresident respondents in administrative proceedings brought by the Director of Consumer Protection pursuant to Section 2523, Title 29 of the Code, and (ii) the manner in which ...
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2017-01-19
#9HB40IntroducedThis Act authorizes the Family Court to order the Department of Health and Social Services ("DHSS") to determine whether a child who is 17 years old or older and in the custody of the Department of Services for Children, Youth and Their Fam...
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2017-01-18
#10SB9IntroducedThis 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.
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2017-01-18
#11HR3IntroducedRelating To Temporary Rules Of The House Of Representatives Of The 149th General Assembly Of The State Of Delaware.
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2017-01-10
Introduced in House
#12HB23IntroducedThis Act requires that any student over the age of 16 who wishes to leave school prior to graduation must obtain the written consent of the parent or guardian, and attend an exit interview where information is supplied regarding the likelihood of dim...
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2017-01-05
#13SB16EngrossedThis 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
#14HB36IntroducedAlthough minors are prohibited from purchasing tobacco, it is not technically illegal for a minor to possess or consume tobacco. This bill will make the possession, use, or consumption of tobacco by a minor unlawful and subject to the same penalties ...
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2017-01-17
#15HB39IntroducedThis Act extends Family Court's jurisdiction under Chapter 50, Title 16, over a youth who has a mental condition and requires services or treatment but is not amenable to or compliant with such services.
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2017-01-18
#16SCR2EngrossedThis Senate Concurrent Resolution continues the Motorcycle Rider Education Advisory Committee, which must meet at least quarterly to monitor the Motorcycle Rider Education Program, and assess the future needs of and recommend improvements to the Prog...
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2017-01-19
Introduced in Senate
#17HB29IntroducedThis bill establishes a writ of attachment of tax refunds and lottery winnings. This bill provides a procedure for interception of tax refunds and lottery winnings by the Department of Finance for judgments resulting from a breach of a residential or...
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2017-01-05
#18HR2IntroducedRelating To The Election Of Officers Of The House Of Representatives.
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2017-01-10
Introduced in House
#19SR6EngrossedAppointing A Committee To Notify The House Of Representatives That The Senate Is Organized.
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2017-01-10
Introduced in Senate
#20HB30IntroducedThis Act conforms Delawares deadlines for filing certain information returns to those established in the Internal Revenue Code. In an effort to combat identity theft and taxpayer fraud, federal filing dates were recently changed. For example, startin...
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2017-01-11
#21HJR3IntroducedThis Joint Resolution directs the Department of Education to present its plan for compliance with the new federal education law - Every Student Succeeds Act or ESSA at a meeting of the education committees of both chambers of the General Assembly pr...
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2017-01-11
#22HB25IntroducedThis Bill is the Fiscal Year 2018 Appropriation Act.
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2017-01-12
#23HCR1EngrossedThis resolution designates the week of February 18-25, 2017 as FFA Week in Delaware.
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2017-01-17
Introduced in House
#24HB46IntroducedCurrently 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
#25HB34IntroducedThis bill expands the list of persons eligible to participate in the Ada Leigh Soles Memorial Professional Librarian and Archivist Incentive Scholarship Program to include employees of non-public libraries in Delaware that join the Delaware Library C...
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2017-01-12
#26SB13EnrolledThis Act continues the reforms enacted over the past 4 years by restructuring Chapter 11 of Title 12, and adopting in substance many provisions from the 2016 Revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act promulgated by the Uniform Law Commission. In additio...
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2017-01-12
#27HR4IntroducedRelating To Permanent Procedures Of The House Of Representatives Of The 149th General Assembly Of The State Of Delaware For Ethics Violations.
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2017-01-10
Introduced in House
#28HB19EngrossedThis bill is a follow-up to House Bill No. 432, a change to the Town of Elsmeres charter, passed in the 148th General Assembly. HB432 removed a cap on the amount of indebtedness the Town of Elsmere could incur to meet current expenses. This bill clar...
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2017-01-05
#29HJR1EnrolledThis Joint Resolution designates Sheri J. Knott as Bill Clerk of the House of Representatives and Dolores Michels as Assistant Bill Clerk of the House of Representative to serve at the pleasure of the House of Representatives.
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2017-01-10
Introduced in House
#30HB43IntroducedThis bill clarifies that a Department of Correction's employee who has served for 25 years with at least 20 years as a correction officer is eligible to retire at 25 years.
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2017-01-18
#31HB32EngrossedThis act amends the Charter of the Town of Laurel to allow for tax abatements for a five year period on all improvements of properties, for all zoned properties, located within the Downtown Development District and establishing the condition that all...
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2017-01-11
#32HCR4EngrossedThis resolution proclaims January 22 through 28, 2017 as National School Choice Week.
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2017-01-19
Introduced in House
#33HB12IntroducedThis 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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2017-01-05
#34HB20IntroducedThis Act authorizes the Family Court to interview children who are involved in Protection From Abuse proceedings.
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2017-01-05
#35HR1IntroducedRelating To The Election Of The Speaker Of The House Of Representatives.
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2017-01-10
Introduced in House
#36HB33IntroducedThis bill adds the Department of Correction, Bureau of Prisons and Bureau of Community Corrections' vehicles to the list of "authorized emergency vehicles" identified in Chapter 41 of Title 21 that are afforded certain privileges when r...
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2017-01-11
#37HCR3EngrossedThis Concurrent Resolution recognizes January 2017 as Human Trafficking Awareness Month in Delaware.
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2017-01-19
Introduced in House
#38SR3EngrossedRelating To The Election Of The President Pro Tempore.
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2017-01-10
Introduced in Senate
#39HB38IntroducedThis 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
#40SR1EngrossedRelating To The Roll Of The Members Of The Senate.
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2017-01-10
Introduced in Senate
#41SB15IntroducedThis Bill is the Fiscal Year 2018 Bond and Capital Improvements Act.
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2017-01-12
#42SB10IntroducedThis Act increases the minimum wage required to be paid in this State by 50 cents a year beginning in 2017 and ending in 2020. After 2020, the minimum wage required to be paid in this State increases based on cost-of-living adjustments under the fede...
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2017-01-12
#43HB31IntroducedThis 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
#44SR5EngrossedAppointing The Committee To Notify The Governor That The Senate Is Organized.
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2017-01-10
Introduced in Senate
#45HB37EngrossedThis Act authorizes the Smyrna School District to convey to the Town of Smyrna property located in Kent County, and known as the School Administration Building, to be used by the Town for public purposes, including incorporating the building and prop...
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2017-01-17
#46SB14IntroducedThis 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
#47HB35IntroducedThis 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...
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2017-01-12
#48HB22IntroducedThis 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
#49HCR2IntroducedSince its adoption in 2003, the Manufactured Home Owners and Community owners Act has proven to be an effective tool to protect the rights of tenants in manufactured home communities. After 13+ years, a number of issues and concerns have been identif...
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2017-01-17
#50SR4EngrossedRelating To The Office Of The Secretary Of The Senate.
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2017-01-10
Introduced in Senate
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