SB107 (2007) Detail

Authorizing the judicial branch family division and the superior court to use bail commissioners in civil cases.


CHAPTER 189

SB 107 – FINAL VERSION

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2007 SESSION

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SENATE BILL 107

AN ACT authorizing the judicial branch family division and the superior court to use bail commissioners in civil cases.

SPONSORS: Sen. Foster, Dist 13

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

ANALYSIS

This bill authorizes the judicial branch family division and the superior court to use bail commissioners in civil cases.

This bill was requested by the supreme court.

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

02/22/07 0225s

07-1210

09/04

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seven

AN ACT authorizing the judicial branch family division and the superior court to use bail commissioners in civil cases.

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

189:1 Bail and Recognizances; Appointment. Amend RSA 597:15 to read as follows:

597:15 Appointment. The superior court may appoint justices of the peace and quorum as commissioners authorized to fix and receive bail in criminal or civil cases as hereinafter provided.

189:2 New Section; Bail and Recognizances; Judicial Branch Family Division. Amend RSA 597 by inserting after section 15-a the following new section:

597:15-b Judicial Branch Family Division. The judicial branch family division may appoint 3 or more justices of the peace and quorum as commissioners authorized to fix and receive bail and other fines and fees as authorized by law in criminal or civil cases to be brought before said courts as hereafter provided.

189:3 Effective Date. This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved: June 18, 2007

Effective: June 18, 2007

Links

SB107 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type

Bill Text Revisions

SB107 Revision: 11110 Date: Jan. 11, 2010, midnight

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