SB 238

  • Delaware Senate Bill
  • 152nd General Assembly (2023-2024)
  • Introduced in Senate Mar 28, 2024
  • Passed Senate Mar 27, 2024
  • House
  • Governor

An Act To Amend Title 11 Of The Delaware Code Relating To The Protection Of Crime Victims.


This Act adds "victim of kidnapping" to the definition section of the Address Confidentiality Act, allowing for kidnapping victims to become eligible for the protections offered by the Address Confidentiality Program. This amendment is recommended and supported by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children to better protect kidnapping victims and their families. This Act also makes technical corrections to conform existing law to the standards of the Delaware Legislative Drafting Manual.

Bill Sponsors (16)


Mar 27, 2024


Mar 28, 2024


Assigned to Judiciary Committee in House

  • Introduction
  • Referral-Committee

Mar 27, 2024


Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES

Mar 20, 2024


Reported Out of Committee (Judiciary) in Senate with 4 Favorable, 1 On Its Merits

  • Committee-Passage
  • Committee-Passage-Favorable

Mar 13, 2024


Introduced and Assigned to Judiciary Committee in Senate

  • Introduction
  • Referral-Committee

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