SB 264

  • Delaware Senate Bill
  • 151st General Assembly (2021-2022)
  • Introduced in Senate Jun 02, 2022
  • Passed Senate May 19, 2022
  • House
  • Governor

An Act To Amend Title 3 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Pesticides.


This Act requires the Delaware Department of Agriculture to promulgate rules and regulations, that will not become effective until July 1, 2024, classifying neonicotinoid pesticides designed or intended for use in outdoor applications as state restricted use pesticides, creating a list of chemicals that belong to the neonicotinoid class of chemicals, and banning the retail sale of neonicotinoid pesticides to the public for outdoor applications. This Act also requires the Department to develop and publish best practices for minimizing the airborne liberation of neonicotinoid pesticides and related dust by October 1, 2022.

Bill Sponsors (15)


May 19, 2022


Jun 02, 2022


Assigned to Agriculture Committee in House

  • Introduction
  • Referral-Committee

May 19, 2022


Amendment SA 1 to SB 264 - Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES


Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES

May 17, 2022


Reported Out of Committee (Agriculture) in Senate with 1 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits, 1 Unfavorable

  • Committee-Passage
  • Committee-Passage-Favorable
  • Committee-Passage-Unfavorable

May 06, 2022


Amendment SA 1 to SB 264 - Introduced and Placed With Bill

Apr 13, 2022


Introduced and Assigned to Agriculture Committee in Senate

  • Introduction
  • Referral-Committee

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