House Concurrent Resolution 42
151st General Assembly (Present)
Passed House 11/2/21
Is now sent to the Senate for consideration
REQUESTING AN ADVISORY OPINION OF THE JUSTICES OF THE DELAWARE SUPREME COURT REGARDING THE PROPER CONSTRUCTION OF § 13 OF ARTICLE III OF THE DELAWARE CONSTITUTION AND ENABLING A JOINT COMMITTEE TO DETERMINE THE PROCESS TO BE USED TO REMOVE AN ELECTED OFFICIAL PURSUANT TO § 13 OF ARTICLE III OF THE DELAWARE CONSTITUTION.
This Concurrent Resolution requests an advisory opinion of the Justices of the Delaware Supreme Court regarding the proper construction of § 13 of Article III of the Delaware Constitution. This Resolution also tasks the Judiciary Committee of the House and Senate who shall meet jointly on or before December 17, 2021 to determine the process to be used to decide if reasonable cause exists for the removal of an elected official pursuant to § 13 of Article III of the Delaware Constitution.
Takes effect on passage in the final chamber