Daily Report for 3/6/2019

Governor's Actions

No legislation is Signed by Governor Today

New Legislation Introduced

BillCurrent StatusSponsorSynopsisTitle
SB 29CommitteeDelcolloThis Act increases the penalties for parking in an area designated for a vehicle being used by an individual with a disability. For a subsequent offense, this Act increases the potential minimum imprisonment from 10 days to 15 days and the potential maximum imprisonment from 30 days to 35 days. The offenses subject to the increased penalty are included without change in lines 4 through 27 to add context. This Act also makes technical corrections to conform existing law to the standards of the Delaware Legislative Drafting Manual. AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 21 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO PENALTIES FOR UNLAWFULLY PARKING IN AN AREA DESIGNATED FOR OR USING THE PRIVILEGES OF AN INDIVIDUAL WITH A DISABILITY.
HA 1 to HB 46DefeatedBriggs KingTo dissuade frivolous litigation, this amendment allows community owners to recuperate their legal fees if they are successful in actions against a tenant that are funded by the Delaware Manufactured Home Owner Attorney Fund. 

Legislation Passed By Senate

BillCurrent StatusSponsorSynopsisTitle
HCR 8PassedChukwuochaThis Resolution recognizes the important work of social workers throughout Delaware and the rest of the country, encourages the creation and expansion of Social Work programs, and recognizes March 2019 as Social Work Month in the State of Delaware. RECOGNIZING MARCH 2019 AS SOCIAL WORK MONTH IN THE STATE OF DELAWARE.

Legislation Passed By House of Representatives

No Legislation Passed By House

Senate Committee Assignments

Health & Social Services

House Committee Assignments

Housing & Community Affairs
Telecommunication Internet & Technology

Senate Committee Report

Elections, Govt. & Community Affairs
Environmental & Natural Resources
Health & Social Services

House Committee Report

Health & Human Development
Manufactured Housing
Revenue & Finance
Transportation/Land Use and Infrastructure

Senate Defeated Legislation

No Senate Defeated Legislation

House Defeated Legislation

No House Defeated Legislation

Nominations Enacted upon by the Senate

Ammon, Carol ConfirmedTrustee of the University of Delaware Board of TrusteesReappointment
Baker, ChristopherConfirmedTrustee of the University of Delaware Board of TrusteesNew
Breeding, PaulConfirmedDelaware Interscholastic Athletic AssociationReappointment
Little, CourtestyConfirmedDelaware Interscholastic Athletic AssociationNew
Marcozzi, GuyConfirmedTrustee of the University of Delaware Board of TrusteesNew
Philpotts, CimoneConfirmedState Board of ElectionsNew