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Legislative Update

Daily during Morning Edition & All Things Considered (during General Assembly session)

Delaware Public Media Political Reporters cover the state's General Assembly each and every day lawmakers are in session.  You can hear in-depth reports on what's happening at Legislative Hall during both Morning Edition and All Things Considered. 

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State Sen. Brian Bushweller (D-Dover) is one step closer to revising the revenue sharing structure for casinos in Delaware. His legislation advanced out a Senate committee Wednesday.


Legislation giving inmates leaving prison official identification cleared a state Senate committee Wednesday.

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State senators plan to consider a bill removing guns from people in a mental health crisis Tuesday afternoon.


The Delaware Senate has yet to take up a state Equal Rights Amendment passed by the House last month.

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State Rep. Michael Mulrooney is struggling to advance his legislation creating a Clean Water Trust Fund out of committee.

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The Joint Capital Improvement Committee is endorsing the $580 million deal leasing the Port of Wilmington to private operator Gulftainer.


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Legislation to ban the sale of powdered alcohol in Delaware has been introduced in the General Assembly.

 


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Legislation banning child marriages was released from a Delaware House committee Wednesday.

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Gov. John Carney (D-Delaware) signed off on tougher penalties for people who get guns through straw purchases Wednesday.


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State Rep. Larry Mitchell is introducing legislation to ban high capacity magazines.


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