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147th General Assembly
Date: 01/15/2013
Legislation Signed by Governor
No legislation is Signed by Governor Today


New Legislation Introduced
Bill Current Status Sponsor Synopsis Title
  HB 10  House House Administration Committee Keeley This Act is the second leg of a Constitutional Amendment which eliminates the existing five-year wai...more AN ACT CONCURRING IN A PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE V, SECTION 2 OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE O...more
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/A257A41C45F5A4C185257AF4005DE968?open
 HB 3  House Judiciary Committee Briggs King This bill prohibits certain ticket scalping for musical concert events at the Delaware State Fair. AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO TICKET SCALPING.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/7D0DDAFDF6AB49D385257AED00582AC7?open
  HB 4  House House Administration Committee Briggs King The Town of Georgetown appointed a seven (7) member charter review committee to address mainly house...more AN ACT TO REINCORPORATE THE TOWN OF GEORGETOWN.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/F2224E5A5A8EEEE585257AD7005006ED?open
 HB 5  House Natural Resources Committee Briggs King The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control by regulation has adopted the Californ...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 7 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO LOW EMISSION VEHICLE PROGRAM.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/AA0BDD91A871088685257AD4005390CA?open
  HB 6  House House Administration Committee Briggs King This bill raises the dollar thresholds for public works projects subject to the prevailing wage requ...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PREVAILING WAGE REQUIREMENTS.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/A3F933885679BC8385257AD4005219CC?open
 HB 7  House House Administration Committee Briggs King This bill allows contracting agencies to opt out of the requirement that prevailing wages be paid to...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PREVAILING WAGE REQUIREMENTS.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/417D73B6D943FBC885257AD400531791?open
  HB 8  House Judiciary Committee Walker  It is the purpose of this Act to amend Article 9 of the Delaware Uniform Commercial Code dealing wi...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 6 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/624A073408C5667285257AEF006ADAF3?open
 HB 9  House Health & Human Development Committee Jaques  This legislation represents the work of the HJR 17 Study Group created to review Delaware’s civil m...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 16 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO MENTAL HEALTH AND LIABILITY.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/31F8A6BD168B5BEA85257AED00763E69?open
  HCR 2  House Passed Blakey This concurrent resolution proclaims the month of February, 2013 as African American History Month a...more PROCLAIMING THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2013 AS AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH AND REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR...more
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/695054DFCD0EBB6885257AEE00656BF8?open
 HCR 3  House Passed Blakey This Resolution proclaims January 31, 2013 Samuel D. Burris Day in Delaware. PROCLAIMING A DAY COMMEMORATING THE LIFE OF SAMUEL D. BURRIS, A FREE BLACK DELAWAREAN, WHO WAS A KEY...more
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/EF759819D1ABE38885257AEE00667297?open
  SB 5  Senate Executive Committee Blevins Article IV, Section 29 currently provides that, after completing an initial four-year term successfu...more AN ACT CONCURRING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE IV, SECTION 29 OF THE DELAWARE CONSTITUTION OF 1897, AS AM...more
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/E2A59B52A527EA9785257AEF00794098?open
 SB 6  Senate Labor & Industrial Relations Committee Marshall This Act would increase the minimum wage to not less than $8.00 per hour effective July 1, 2013, and...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 19 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE MINIMUM WAGE.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/CDD5911D7909B6C885257AEF0068BB25?open
  SB 7  Senate Community/County Affairs Committee Marshall This act would make the office of the Wilmington City Auditor an elective office commencing with the...more AN ACT TO AMEND THE HOME RULE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF WILMINGTON RELATING TO THE CITY AUDITOR.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/EAEE359A4D3C824F85257AEF0073329B?open
 SCR 3  Senate Passed Blevins This Concurrent Resolution provides for a Joint Session of the Senate and the House of Representativ...more PROVIDING FOR A JOINT SESSION OF THE SENATE AND THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO BE CONVENED FOR THE ...more
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/7FC3E1840CF3BB8E85257AEE005446AA?open



Legislation Passed by Senate
Bill Current Status Sponsor Synopsis Title
  SCR 3  Senate Passed Blevins This Concurrent Resolution provides for a Joint Session of the Senate and the House of Representativ...more PROVIDING FOR A JOINT SESSION OF THE SENATE AND THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO BE CONVENED FOR THE ...more
 
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/7FC3E1840CF3BB8E85257AEE005446AA?open



Legislation Passed by House of Representatives
Bill Current Status Sponsor Synopsis Title
  HCR 2  House Passed Blakey This concurrent resolution proclaims the month of February, 2013 as African American History Month a...more PROCLAIMING THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2013 AS AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH AND REQUESTING THE GOVERNOR...more
 
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/695054DFCD0EBB6885257AEE00656BF8?open
 HCR 3  House Passed Blakey This Resolution proclaims January 31, 2013 Samuel D. Burris Day in Delaware. PROCLAIMING A DAY COMMEMORATING THE LIFE OF SAMUEL D. BURRIS, A FREE BLACK DELAWAREAN, WHO WAS A KEY...more
 
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/EF759819D1ABE38885257AEE00667297?open



Senate Committee Assignments
Bill Current Status Sponsor Synopsis Title
Community/County Affairs
  SB 2  Senate Community/County Affairs Committee Bushweller This bill adds Friends of the Capitol Theater, Inc., which operates the Schwartz Center for the Arts...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 9 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PROPERTY TAXES.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/0B76D7733A87D35585257AEE004E636E?open
Labor & Industrial Relations
 SB 3  Senate Labor & Industrial Relations Committee Marshall This act would require the Diamond State Port Corporation to obtain the approval of a majority of bo...more ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO STATE GOVERNMENT AND THE DIAMOND STATE PORT C...more
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/11EA185908827A1485257AEE006A64FB?open
Executive
  SB 5  Senate Executive Committee Blevins Article IV, Section 29 currently provides that, after completing an initial four-year term successfu...more AN ACT CONCURRING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE IV, SECTION 29 OF THE DELAWARE CONSTITUTION OF 1897, AS AM...more
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/E2A59B52A527EA9785257AEF00794098?open
Labor & Industrial Relations
 SB 6  Senate Labor & Industrial Relations Committee Marshall This Act would increase the minimum wage to not less than $8.00 per hour effective July 1, 2013, and...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 19 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE MINIMUM WAGE.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/CDD5911D7909B6C885257AEF0068BB25?open
Community/County Affairs
  SB 7  Senate Community/County Affairs Committee Marshall This act would make the office of the Wilmington City Auditor an elective office commencing with the...more AN ACT TO AMEND THE HOME RULE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF WILMINGTON RELATING TO THE CITY AUDITOR.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/EAEE359A4D3C824F85257AEF0073329B?open
Education
 SCR 2  Senate Education Committee Lawson This Resolution requests a report from the Office of Management and Budget, Department of Education,...more REQUESTING A REPORT ON THE FEASIBILITY AND/OR PRACTICALITY OF GROUND LEVEL EMERGENCY EXITS AND SECON...more
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/07DEF4838BF9198685257AE100554C1B?open



Released from Senate Committees
No legislation is Released from Senate Committees Today



House Committee Assignments
Bill Current Status Sponsor Synopsis Title
House Administration
  HB 2  House House Administration Committee Schwartzkopf This bill creates additional incentives for holders of abandoned property to report such property to...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 12 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO ABANDONED OR UNCLAIMED PROPERTY.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/F677920B9ADBB2B385257AED0078A45B?open
Judiciary
 HB 3  House Judiciary Committee Briggs King This bill prohibits certain ticket scalping for musical concert events at the Delaware State Fair. AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO TICKET SCALPING.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/7D0DDAFDF6AB49D385257AED00582AC7?open
House Administration
  HB 4  House House Administration Committee Briggs King The Town of Georgetown appointed a seven (7) member charter review committee to address mainly house...more AN ACT TO REINCORPORATE THE TOWN OF GEORGETOWN.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/F2224E5A5A8EEEE585257AD7005006ED?open
Natural Resources
 HB 5  House Natural Resources Committee Briggs King The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control by regulation has adopted the Californ...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 7 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO LOW EMISSION VEHICLE PROGRAM.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/AA0BDD91A871088685257AD4005390CA?open
House Administration
  HB 6  House House Administration Committee Briggs King This bill raises the dollar thresholds for public works projects subject to the prevailing wage requ...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PREVAILING WAGE REQUIREMENTS.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/A3F933885679BC8385257AD4005219CC?open
 HB 7  House House Administration Committee Briggs King This bill allows contracting agencies to opt out of the requirement that prevailing wages be paid to...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PREVAILING WAGE REQUIREMENTS.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/417D73B6D943FBC885257AD400531791?open
Judiciary
  HB 8  House Judiciary Committee Walker  It is the purpose of this Act to amend Article 9 of the Delaware Uniform Commercial Code dealing wi...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 6 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/624A073408C5667285257AEF006ADAF3?open
Health & Human Development
 HB 9  House Health & Human Development Committee Jaques  This legislation represents the work of the HJR 17 Study Group created to review Delaware’s civil m...more AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 16 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO MENTAL HEALTH AND LIABILITY.
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/31F8A6BD168B5BEA85257AED00763E69?open
House Administration
  HB 10  House House Administration Committee Keeley This Act is the second leg of a Constitutional Amendment which eliminates the existing five-year wai...more AN ACT CONCURRING IN A PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE V, SECTION 2 OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE O...more
  URL:     http://www.legis.delaware.gov/LIS/LIS147.nsf/vwLegislation/A257A41C45F5A4C185257AF4005DE968?open



Released from House Committees
No legislation is Released from House Committees Today