HB106 (2005) Detail

Establishing a commission to study the practices and procedures of fertility clinics and to develop standards of care for such clinics.


HB 106 – AS INTRODUCED

2005 SESSION

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01/09

HOUSE BILL 106

AN ACT establishing a commission to study the practices and procedures of fertility clinics and to develop standards of care for such clinics.

SPONSORS: Rep. Crane, Hills 21; Rep. P. Smith, Rock 3; Rep. Movsesian, Hills 22

COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs

ANALYSIS

This bill establishes a commission to study the practices and procedures of fertility clinics and to develop standards of care for such clinics.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

05-0029

01/09

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Five

AN ACT establishing a commission to study the practices and procedures of fertility clinics and to develop standards of care for such clinics.

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

1 Commission Established. There is established a commission to study the practices and procedures of fertility clinics and to develop standards of care for such clinics.

2 Membership and Compensation.

I. The members of the commission shall be as follows:

(a) Five members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

(b) Two members of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

(c) A representative of the New Hampshire Hospital Association, appointed by such association.

(d) The commissioner of the department of health and human services, or designee.

II. Legislative members of the commission shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the commission.

3 Duties. The commission shall study the current practices and procedures of fertility clinics. The commission shall also develop standards of care and a certification process for fertility clinics. The commission may solicit information from any source the commission deems relevant to its quest.

4 Chairperson; Quorum. The members of the commission shall elect a chairperson from among the members. The first meeting of the commission shall be called by the first-named house member. The first meeting of the commission shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section. Four members of the commission shall constitute a quorum.

5 Report. The commission shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2005.

6 Effective Date. This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Links

HB106 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

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Bill Text Revisions

HB106 Revision: 8603 Date: Jan. 21, 2010, midnight

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