Please Note the message from Delaware Majority D on | December 17, 2020:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Delaware State Senate Majority Caucus Contact:
Scott Goss (302) 744-4180, or
Dylan McDowell (302) 744-4282
“In order to safeguard the health and welfare of legislators, staff, the public and all who participate in the legislative process, the Delaware General Assembly will convene its 151st session virtually next month, Senate President Pro Tempore-Elect Sen. Dave Sokola. and House Speaker Pete Schwartzkopf announced today.
The first day of the new legislative session will be Tuesday, Jan. 12, in accordance with the Delaware Constitution. Representatives and Senators will gather in virtual meetings of their respective chambers to take their oaths of office, formally elect the Speaker of the House and President Pro Tempore of the Senate, and adopt rules and procedures for conducting legislative business.
Opening day exercises will be live-streamed on the General Assembly’s YouTube channels. Committee meetings and sessions of the full House and Senate throughout January will also be conducted virtually and live-streamed, with provisions to facilitate public participation during committee meetings.