HB507 (2017) Detail

Establishing a committee to study the responsibility of a person who through their pollution makes drinking water non-potable.


HB 507 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0551

08/04

 

HOUSE BILL 507

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the responsibility of a person who through their pollution makes drinking water non-potable.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Byron, Hills. 20; Rep. Azarian, Rock. 8; Rep. Hynes, Hills. 21; Rep. Backus, Hills. 19; Sen. Soucy, Dist 18

 

COMMITTEE: Resources, Recreation and Development

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study the responsibility of a person who through their pollution makes drinking water non-potable.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0551

08/04

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the responsibility of a person who through their pollution makes drinking water non-potable.

 

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

 

1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study the responsibility of a person who through their pollution makes drinking water non-potable.

2  Membership and Compensation.

I.  The members of the committee shall be as follows:

(a)  Three members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

(b)  Three members of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

II.  Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.

3  Duties.  The committee shall study the responsibility of a person who through their pollution makes drinking water non-potable.

4  Chairperson; Quorum.  The members of the study committee shall elect a chairperson from among the members.  The first meeting of the committee shall be called by the first-named house member.  The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section.  Four members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.

5  Report.  The committee shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2017.

6  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Links

HB507 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 25, 2017 House Hearing
Feb. 8, 2017 House Exec Session
Feb. 15, 2017 House Floor Vote
March 28, 2017 Senate Hearing
May 31, 2017 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB507 Revision: 624 Date: Jan. 26, 2017, 3:51 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 5, 2017 Introduced 01/05/2017 and referred to Resources, Recreation and Development HJ 3 P. 16
Jan. 25, 2017 Public Hearing: 01/25/2017 02:00 PM LOB 305
Feb. 8, 2017 Executive Session: 02/08/2017 10:15 AM LOB 305
Feb. 15, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 02/15/2017 (Vote 17-0; CC) HC 11 P. 14
Feb. 15, 2017 Ought to Pass: MA VV 02/15/2017 HJ 7 P. 19
Feb. 16, 2017 Introduced 02/16/2017 and Referred to Energy and Natural Resources; SJ 7
March 28, 2017 Hearing: 03/28/2017, Room 103, SH, 09:30 am; SC 16
May 31, 2017 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate, 05/31/2017; SC 25
May 31, 2017 Inexpedient to Legislate, MA, VV === BILL KILLED ===; 05/31/2017; SJ 18