Legislation

Senate Wrap up

June 29th, 2022

In this legislative wrap-up, Senator Gerald Hocker discusses Senate Resolution 31 which, had it passed, would have urged the federal government to take stronger actions to prevent fentanyl from entering our country. He also comments on House Bill 451 and the last week of legislative session. The legislation highlighted in this video: SR 31: legis.delaware.gov/BillDetail?LegislationId=109375 HB […]

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Submit your Public Comments NOW! Zero emissions impact from Delaware energy Policy

June 29th, 2022

Email the House Committee your concerns NOW!  (Voting is tomorrow at noon (Wed., June 29th)! (RE: Delaware Climate Action Plan SB 305) Tuesday, June 28, 2022 Please submit your public comments NOW!Two days before the end of the Delaware legislative session and SB 305 has been moving too FAST… Governor Carney set a goal of reducing […]

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Legislature Reconvenes Tuesday for Final

June 27th, 2022

Week of the 2022 Legislative Session There are 3 legislative days remaining in the 151st General Assembly. The legislature will reconvene Tuesday, June 28. To see Tuesday’s House Agenda, click here. To see Tuesday’s Senate Agenda, click here. Lawmakers will conclude their work for 2022 in the early morning hours of Friday, July 1st when they will […]

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Bill to Help State Retirees Clears House, Heads to Senate

June 27th, 2022

A bipartisan bill to help state retirees has cleared the House of Representatives and will be heard in a Senate committee next week. House Substitute 1 for House Bill 478 would change a long-standing law that penalizes state retirees who return to state employment.Currently, a state retiree can return to state service as a temporary, casual, seasonal, […]

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Bill Targeting Gun Sellers, Gun Makers…

June 27th, 2022

Set for a House Vote on Tuesday A bill that could force Delaware gun sellers out of business is set to be worked in the House of Representatives on Tuesday. Senate Bill 302 seeks to eliminate existing civil liability protections for people and businesses engaged in the sale, manufacturing, distribution, importing, or marketing of firearms and […]

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School Security Bill Moving

June 27th, 2022

Through the General Assembly A bill supported by State Rep. Jesse Vanderwende to improve school security is quickly moving through the General Assembly. Sponsored by State Reps. Kevin Hensley (R-Townsend, Odessa, Port Penn) and co-sponsored by Rep. Vanderwende, House Bill 388 (as amended) would expand the scope of the Delaware School Safety and Security Fund to authorize school districts to […]

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DE House NEWS: Bill Targeting Gun Sellers, Gun Makers Set for a House Vote Tomorrow

June 27th, 2022

JUNE 27, 2022 — Some Second Amendment advocates believe a bill set to be worked in the House of Representatives tomorrow has the potential to force Delaware gun sellers out of business. Senate Bill 302 seeks to eliminate existing civil liability protections for people and businesses engaged in the sale, manufacturing, distribution, importing, or marketing […]

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NOW IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY!

June 24th, 2022

June 24, 2022Dear Friends:   With only ONE week remaining in Delaware’s legislative session, NOW is the time to contact your legislator and let them know how you stand on the issues that matter to you!  Below is a list of proposed legislation that A Better Delaware is actively supporting:Reduced Closing Costs: HB 358: Reduce real estate […]

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