Record Group #
Subgroup # 000
Series # 002
Name of Department: General Assembly
Earliest Date of Material:
Latest Date of Material:
Quantity of Materials:
421.26 cubic feet
Genealogical and historical description:
Original bills passed by both Houses of the Legislature.
Scope and Contents:
Shows General Assembly session number, bill number, title of bill, signatures of Speaker of the House, President of the Senate, bill clerks of House and Senate, Clerk of the House, Secretary of the Senate, and Governor, plus time and date of Governor's approval. Governor's signature was not part of final bill until 1898. Each bill also includes all amendments and resolutions. For newer legislation see RG 1115 for House Bills and RG 1120 for Senate Bills. Newer legislation is filed by house of origination.
Arrangement of Material:
Arranged chronologically by year and thereunder numerically by Laws of Delaware chapter number.