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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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Delaware’s Healthcare Association is speaking out in support of legislation aiming to reduce extended hospital stays.

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A newly-introduced bill would require Delawareans to get a permit to purchase firearms.


Legislation instituting early voting in Delaware and giving Delaware Tech help with deferred maintenance is on its way to Gov. John Carney.

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Gov. John Carney is expected to sign legislation raising the legal age to buy tobacco products in Delaware.


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Legislation creating an opioid impact fee found bipartisan support in the state Senate Tuesday - passing by a 17-4 margin.

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Agents of multiple Limited Liability Companies may soon be limited to just one vote in the city of Newark.


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Water quality in the First State took center stage at the Delaware Department of Natural Resources’ capital budget hearing yesterday Thursday.


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The head of Delaware’s Judicial Branch said he has a plan to pay for two new courthouses in the state.


Sarah Mueller

Delaware is the 13th state, along with D.C., to join the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact.

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The state Senate Judicial Committee took public comment on legislation allowing more Delawareans to seal criminal records Wednesday.


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