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Summary:
This bill prohibits employers from inquiring about an applicant’s criminal or credit history until a conditional offer of employment has been made to the applicant. This bill prohibits an employer from...
Subject:
Employment, Hiring Practices, Prisoner Re-entry
Year:
2014
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This bill requires consumer form contracts for financial services and changes to financial contracts be knowingly and affirmatively consented to in writing by the consumer. This bill prohibits “forum...
Subject:
Consumer Protections
Year:
2014
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This bill adds e-cigarettes to the Clean Indoor Air Act which will prohibit the operation of e-cigarettes in all public places where smoking is prohibited under current law.
Subject:
Public Health
Year:
2014
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This bill allows separate bargaining units to vote to join together in a bargaining coalition for the purpose of collectively bargaining for compensation.
Subject:
Unions and Collective Bargaining
Year:
2014
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This act establishes the Homeless Persons’ Bill of Rights which provides persons experiencing homelessness protection from discrimination while on the streets and when seeking access to housing, employment,...
Subject:
Employment, Access to Services, Homeless, LGBTQ, Race and Ethnicity, Policing, Public Assistance, Housing and Property, Hiring Practices
Year:
2014
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This bill limits the length of solitary confinement stays and the number of prisoners subject to solitary confinement as a disciplinary tool. This bill limits the amount of time that a person may be ordered...
Subject:
Incarceration, Juvenile Justice
Year:
2014
Source:
Delaware Legislature
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