HB259 (2017) Detail

Relative to the records of the probate court.


CHAPTER 15

HB 259-FN - FINAL VERSION

 

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2017 SESSION

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09/05

 

HOUSE BILL 259-FN

 

AN ACT relative to the records of the probate court.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Horrigan, Straf. 6; Rep. J. Belanger, Hills. 27; Sen. Gray, Dist 6

 

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires registers of probate to coordinate with the secretary of state the preservation of closed files having the potential for historical significance.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

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STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to the records of the probate court.

 

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

 

15:1  Registers of Probate; Preservation of Files.  Amend RSA 548:5 to read as follows:

548:5  Preservation of Files.  The register of probate shall be responsible for coordinating with the secretary of state and the administrative judge of the circuit court established in RSA 490-F the preservation of any closed files having the potential for historical significance.  The register may recommend that these files be sent to the records center established under RSA 5.  The register of probate shall maintain a current index describing the location of any files which have been removed from the court pursuant to this section.

15:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Approved: April 17, 2017

Effective Date: June 16, 2017

 

 

 

Links

HB259 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 10, 2017 House Hearing
Jan. 17, 2017 House Exec Session
Jan. 26, 2017 House Floor Vote
March 21, 2017 Senate Hearing
March 29, 2017 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB259 Revision: 368 Date: April 17, 2017, 1:24 p.m.
HB259 Revision: 369 Date: March 29, 2017, 3:01 p.m.
HB259 Revision: 370 Date: Feb. 2, 2017, 11:23 a.m.
HB259 Revision: 371 Date: Jan. 26, 2017, 3:34 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 4, 2017 Introduced 01/04/2017 and referred to Judiciary HJ 2 P. 22
Jan. 10, 2017 Public Hearing: 01/10/2017 01:00 PM LOB 208
Jan. 17, 2017 Executive Session: 01/17/2017 01:00 PM LOB 208
Jan. 26, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2017-0009h for 01/26/2017 (Vote 17-0; CC) HC 8 P. 5
Jan. 26, 2017 Amendment # 2017-0009h: AA VV 01/26/2017 HJ 4 P. 5
Jan. 26, 2017 Ought to Pass with Amendment 0009h: MA VV 01/26/2017 HJ 4 P. 5
Feb. 16, 2017 Introduced 02/16/2017 and Referred to Judiciary; SJ 7
March 14, 2017 ==CANCELLED== Hearing: 03/14/2017, Room 100, SH, 09:00 am; SC 14
March 21, 2017 Hearing: 03/21/2017, Room 100, SH, 09:00 am; SC 15
March 29, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 03/29/2017; SC 16
March 29, 2017 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 03/29/2017; SJ 11
April 6, 2017 Enrolled (In recess 04/06/2017); SJ 14
April 6, 2017 Enrolled 04/06/2017 HJ 13 P. 63
April 17, 2017 Signed by Governor Sununu 04/17/2017; Chapter 15; Eff. 6/16/2017