Delaware Legislative Year in Review: constitutional amendments address supreme court jurisdiction, state judicial disciplinary body

Constitutional Amendments Approved

HB 48 (Constitutional Amendment) Adds “the highest appellate court of any foreign country, or any foreign governmental agency regulating the public issuance or trading of securities” to the list of entities that may certify questions of law to the Delaware Supreme Court. (Second adoption, first adoption was in 2013/2014 session).

HB 112 (Constitutional Amendment) Adds Chief Magistrate of the Justice of the Peace Court to state’s judicial disciplinary body. (First adoption, must receive second adoption in 2017/2018 session).