House Bill #699, passed on June 14, 1984, enabled the creation of a permanent family law commission. Relevant statutes regarding the Commission on Family Law and its purpose can be found in Chapter 20 of Title 13 of the Delaware Code. [more]



NEWS:

A Resolution to Create a Blue Ribbon Task Force to Review Open Family Court Proceedings

This resolution creates a Blue Ribbon Task Force to review the feasibility of opening Family Court proceedings to the public. The report is due by February 15, 2014 with a copy delivered to the President Pro Tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Delaware Family Court Task Force seeks public input.

Update: SCR35 – extends the date to Apr. 15, 2014.