HB187 (2017) Detail

Repealing exceptions to claims against the state.


HB 187 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0451

09/05

 

HOUSE BILL 187

 

AN ACT repealing exceptions to claims against the state.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Brewster, Merr. 21

 

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill repeals exceptions to the types of claims which may be brought against the state.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0451

09/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT repealing exceptions to claims against the state.

 

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

 

1  Defense and Indemnification of State Officers and Employees; Official Duty Defined.  Amend RSA 99-D:2-a to read as follows:

99-D:2-a  Official Duty Defined.  For the purposes of RSA 99-D:2, the term "official duty'' shall, in the case of a legislator, mean any duty or action taken in committee or in sessions of the general court or in such other forum where the legislator appears at the request of the house, senate or presiding officer of either body.  [It shall also include any other act for which immunity is granted under the provisions of RSA 541-B:19.] Nothing in this section shall be construed to waive any immunity applicable to the legislator or the actions complained of[, including those set forth in RSA 541-B:19,] and all other provisions of RSA 99-D:2 shall apply.

2  Repeal.  RSA 541-B:19, relative to exceptions, is repealed.

3  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect January 1, 2018.

Links

HB187 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 11, 2017 House Hearing
Jan. 17, 2017 House Exec Session
Jan. 26, 2017 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB187 Revision: 361 Date: Jan. 30, 2017, 12:26 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 4, 2017 Introduced 01/04/2017 and referred to Judiciary HJ 2 P. 19
Jan. 11, 2017 Public Hearing: 01/11/2017 02:00 PM LOB 208
Jan. 17, 2017 Executive Session: 01/17/2017 01:00 PM LOB 208
Jan. 26, 2017 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 01/26/2017 (Vote 18-0; CC) HC 8 P. 4
Jan. 26, 2017 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 01/26/2017 HJ 4 P. 5