Bill Details - HB241 (2017)

HB 241 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0455

09/05

 

HOUSE BILL 241

 

AN ACT relative to the duties of and meeting requirements for the judicial council.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Brewster, Merr. 21

 

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill makes changes to the duties of and meeting requirements for the judicial council.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0455

09/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to the duties of and meeting requirements for the judicial council.

 

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

 

1  Duties of the Judicial Council.  Amend RSA 494:3, V to read as follows:

V.  To serve as a catalyst for the discussion of legal and judicial issues through seminars, forums and special studies, and any other means[, within the limits of available state and private funding].

V-a.  To allow the public to speak on any issue at meetings of the judicial council.

2  Judicial Council Meetings.  Amend RSA 494:5 to read as follows:

494:5  Meetings.  The regular meetings of the council shall be held in January, April, June, and October of each year, and at such other times as the council or its chairman may determine.  The executive director of the judicial council shall publish a notice of each council meeting in the house calendar at least 10 days in advance of the meeting.

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

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 4, 2017 Introduced 01/04/2017 and referred to Judiciary HJ 2 P. 21
Jan. 11, 2017 Public Hearing: 01/11/2017 01:00 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

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

HB241 Revision: 353 Date: Jan. 30, 2017, 11:34 a.m.