SB126 (2005) Detail

Establishing a committee to study the appeals process in cases between landlords and tenants.


CHAPTER 45

SB 126 – FINAL VERSION

2005 SESSION

05-1038

06/04

SENATE BILL 126

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the appeals process in cases between landlords and tenants.

SPONSORS: Sen. Boyce, Dist 4; Sen. Roberge, Dist 9; Sen. Clegg, Dist 14; Rep. Wendelboe, Belk 1

COMMITTEE: Public and Municipal Affairs

ANALYSIS

This bill establishes a committee to study the appeals process in landlord and tenant cases.

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

05-1038

06/04

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Five

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the appeals process in cases between landlords and tenants.

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

45:1 Committee Established. There is established a committee to study the appeals process in cases between landlords and tenants.

45:2 Membership and Compensation.

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

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

(b) Three members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

II. Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.

45:3 Duties. The committee shall study ways to reduce the delays in and length of the appeals process in cases between landlords and tenants.

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

45:5 Report. The committee shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the president of the senate, the speaker of the house of representatives, the senate clerk, the house clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2005.

45:6 Effective Date. This act shall take effect upon its passage.

(Approved: May 17, 2005)

(Effective Date: May 17, 2005)

Links

SB126 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type

Bill Text Revisions

SB126 Revision: 9187 Date: Jan. 21, 2010, midnight

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