HB283 (2017) Detail

Defining bodily injury in the criminal code.


HB 283 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0758

04/01

 

HOUSE BILL 283

 

AN ACT defining bodily injury in the criminal code.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. P. Schmidt, Straf. 19; Rep. Patten, Merr. 17; Sen. Lasky, Dist 13

 

COMMITTEE: Criminal Justice and Public Safety

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill inserts a definition of "bodily injury" into the criminal code.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0758

04/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT defining bodily injury in the criminal code.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; Criminal Code; General Definitions.  Amend RSA 625:11 by inserting after paragraph VI the following new paragraph:

VII.  "Bodily injury" means any harm to the body which causes loss of or impairment to the health or of the function of any part of the body that is not severe, permanent, or protracted.

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

Links

HB283 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 25, 2017 House Hearing
Feb. 7, 2017 House Exec Session
March 8, 2017 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB283 Revision: 755 Date: Jan. 30, 2017, 10:50 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 4, 2017 Introduced 01/04/2017 and referred to Criminal Justice and Public Safety HJ 2 P. 22
Jan. 25, 2017 Public Hearing: 01/25/2017 10:00 AM LOB 204
Feb. 1, 2017 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/01/2017 09:30 AM LOB 204
Feb. 7, 2017 Executive Session: 02/07/2017 LOB 204
March 8, 2017 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/08/2017 (Vote 14-1; CC) HC 14 P. 9
March 8, 2017 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 03/08/2017 HJ 9 P. 16