HB1191 (2012) Detail

Relative to responsibilities of parents of certain minors.


HB 1191 – AS INTRODUCED

2012 SESSION

12-2691

01/09

HOUSE BILL 1191

AN ACT relative to responsibilities of parents of certain minors.

SPONSORS: Rep. DeLemus, Straf 1; Rep. Gidge, Hills 24

COMMITTEE: Children and Family Law

ANALYSIS

This bill declares that the parents of both minors involved in a pregnancy out of wedlock shall be responsible for the costs of the pregnancy and the birth and rearing of the child until the biological parents reach the age of 18.

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

12-2691

01/09

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twelve

AN ACT relative to responsibilities of parents of certain minors.

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

1 New Subdivision; Responsibilities of Parents of Certain Minors. Amend RSA 132 by inserting after section 36 the following new subdivision:

Responsibilities of Parents of Certain Minors

132:37 Responsibilities of Parents of Certain Minors. The parents of both the male and female minors involved in a pregnancy out of wedlock shall be equally responsible for the medical costs associated with the pregnancy, birth, and rearing of the child until one or both biological parents reaches 18 years of age or becomes emancipated at which time responsibility for the child shall be transferred.

2 Effective Date. This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB1191 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type

Bill Text Revisions

HB1191 Revision: 20792 Date: Dec. 14, 2011, midnight

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