Daily Report for 1/17/2018

Governor's Actions

No legislation is Signed by Governor Today

New Legislation Introduced

BillCurrent StatusSponsorSynopsisTitle
SB 142CommitteeLavelleThis Act eliminates the Delaware Compensation Commission in its entirety and makes necessary changes to the Delaware Code as a result. AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 10 AND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE DELAWARE COMPENSATION COMMISSION.
HA 2 to SCR 31PassedSmykThis amendment adds a representative from the Student Veterans of America Delaware Chapter to the Task Force and encourages each University/College to involve their respective student veteran populations as part of their task force representation. 
HCR 56PassedLonghurstThis concurrent resolution designates the week of February 11-17, 2018, as “Children of Alcoholics Week” and calls upon Delawareans to break the silence and talk to their family and friends about alcoholism. DESIGNATING THE WEEK OF FEBRUARY 11-17, 2018 AS “CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS WEEK”.
HA 1 to HB 53PassedMiroThis amendment changes the total packaging weight of multiple items from 200 grams to 500 grams to match the standard set by the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission. Currently 48 states allow the sale and use of sparklers and other non-explosive, non-airborne novelty items that are regulated by the U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. 
HA 2 to HB 53PassedMiroThis amendment makes the bill a simple majority bill. There is no constitutional requirement for a 2/3 vote. 

Legislation Passed By Senate

No Legislation Passed By Senate

Legislation Passed By House of Representatives

No Legislation Passed By House

Senate Committee Assignments

Elections & Government Affairs
Health, Children & Social Services
Judicial & Community Affairs

House Committee Assignments


Senate Committee Report

Banking, Business & Insurance
Corrections & Public Safety
Health, Children & Social Services

House Committee Report

Housing & Community Affairs
Public Safety & Homeland Security
Veterans Affairs

Senate Defeated Legislation

No Senate Defeated Legislation

House Defeated Legislation

No House Defeated Legislation

Nominations Enacted upon by the Senate

Rushdan, Wali W.ConfirmedState Board of EducationNew