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SB 47: Drug Code Rewrite

This Act simplifies Delaware’s drug code with a goal of providing more fairness in its application. This Act removes geographic-based enhancements that disproportionately impact those living in urban areas as opposed to suburban and rural areas.

June 14, 2019

HB 4: JJ Johnson Sentencing Reform Act

This Act, known as the James Johnson Sentencing Reform Act, named for Representative JJ Johnson, makes significant changes to the sentencing laws in Delaware. 
 
June 14, 2019

HB 102: Relating to Human Trafficking Victims

This bill allows a person who is arrested or convicted of any crime, except a violent felony, which was a direct result of being a victim of human trafficking may file an application or for a pardon or expungement or make a motion to vacate judgment.

April 26, 2019

HS 1 for HB 10: Setting a minimum age of prosecution

United States Supreme Court case law and scientific research has changed how we think about juvenile delinquency. We know now that an adolescent’s brain is not fully developed until the mid-twenties which makes juveniles especially prone to poor decision-making.

April 26, 2019