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Summary:
This act authorizes the creation of public benefit corporations. A public benefit corporation is a for-profit entity which is managed not only for the pecuniary interests of its stockholders but also for the...
Subject:
Corporations
Year:
2013
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This act repeals the prohibition on same-gender marriage that was enacted in 1996. The effect of this act is to allow two individuals, whether of the same or different genders, to marry if otherwise...
Subject:
Marriage and Families
Year:
2013
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This act requires lobbyists to report to the Public Integrity Commission the bill, resolution, or regulation for which they are lobbying within five business days of contacting a relevant public official....
Subject:
Campaign Finance, Lobbying
Year:
2012
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This Act implements the recommendations of the Justice Reinvestment Task Force created by Executive Order No. 27. The Act promotes informed decision-making in the criminal justice system by...
Subject:
Prisoner Re-entry, Sentencing, Courts
Year:
2012
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This act increases the penalties for late filing of election disclosure reports from $50 a month to $50 per day. The penalty also applies to entities that file an incomplete election disclosure report. The...
Subject:
Campaign Finance
Year:
2012
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This act amends the state election disclosure laws. The act requires third-party entities that are unaffiliated with a political party or candidate to file disclosure reports if they participate in...
Subject:
Campaign Finance
Year:
2012
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
The Act creates the recognized legal relationship of civil union in Delaware for eligible persons. The Act further recognizes as civil unions for all purposes under Delaware law legal unions between two...
Subject:
Marriage and Families
Year:
2011
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
The executive order establishes the Delaware Justice Reinvestment Task Force (Task Force); requires the Task Force to undertake a comprehensive review of the state's criminal justice system, including...
Subject:
Incarceration, Prisoner Re-entry
Year:
2011
Source:
Delaware Governor's Office
Summary:
This act provides that the General Assembly may not count as part of the population in a given district boundary any incarcerated individual who was not a resident of the State prior to the individual’s...
Subject:
Redistricting
Year:
2010
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This act allows 16 year olds to register to vote through the Division of Motor Vehicle at the time they first apply for their driver’s license.
Subject:
Voter Registration
Year:
2010
Source:
Delaware Legislature