HB571 (2017) Detail

Making an appropriation to the New Hampshire Internet crimes against children task force.


HB 571-FN-A - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0638

04/09

 

HOUSE BILL 571-FN-A

 

AN ACT making an appropriation to the New Hampshire Internet crimes against children task force.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Cushing, Rock. 21; Rep. Wall, Straf. 6; Rep. Rouillard, Hills. 6; Rep. Chandley, Hills. 22; Rep. Altschiller, Rock. 19; Rep. O'Leary, Hills. 13; Rep. Messmer, Rock. 24; Rep. S. Harvey, Hills. 29; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21; Sen. Soucy, Dist 18; Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Sen. Lasky, Dist 13

 

COMMITTEE: Finance

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill makes an appropriation to the Internet crimes against children task force for each year of the 2018-2019 biennium.  

 

This bill is a request of the committee to study funding options for the Internet crimes against children task force established in 2016, 160 (SB 544).

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0638

04/09

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT making an appropriation to the New Hampshire Internet crimes against children task force.

 

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

 

1  Appropriation.  The sum of $250,000 for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2018, and the sum of $250,000 for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2019, are hereby appropriated to the New Hampshire Internet crimes against children task force to assist with the training of additional staff and to expand educational efforts to interested groups, schools, and parents.  The governor is authorized to draw a warrant for said sums out of any money in the treasury not otherwise appropriated.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect July 1, 2017.

 

LBAO

17-0638

1/18/17

 

HB 571-FN-A- FISCAL NOTE

as introduced

 

AN ACT making an appropriation to the New Hampshire Internet crimes against children task force.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:      [ X ] State              [    ] County               [    ] Local              [    ] None

 

 

 

Estimated Increase / (Decrease)

STATE:

FY 2018

FY 2019

FY 2020

FY 2021

   Appropriation

$250,000

$250,000

$0

$0

   Revenue

$0

$0

$0

$0

   Expenditures

$250,000

$250,000

$0

$0

Funding Source:

  [ X ] General            [    ] Education            [    ] Highway           [    ] Other

 

METHODOLOGY:

This bill makes a direct general fund appropriation of $250,000 in each FY 2018 and FY 2019 to the New Hampshire Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force (NH ICAC), a non-state agency, to assist with the training of additional staff and to expand educational efforts to interested groups, schools, and parents.  The NH ICAC is a multiagency, multijurisdictional organization that has developed responses to prevent, interdict, investigate and prosecute internet crimes against children and enables law enforcement to acquire the technical skills, specialized equipment, and resources to effectively investigate and prosecute offenders.

 

AGENCIES CONTACTED:

Department of Safety and Department of Justice

 

 

Links

HB571 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

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

Bill Text Revisions

HB571 Revision: 918 Date: Jan. 25, 2017, 3:28 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 5, 2017 Introduced 01/05/2017 and referred to Finance HJ 3 P. 19
Jan. 31, 2017 Public Hearing: 01/31/2017 02:15 PM LOB 210-211
Feb. 7, 2017 ==CANCELLED== Division I Work Session: 02/07/2017 11:00 AM LOB 212
Feb. 21, 2017 Division I Work Session: 02/21/2017 01:00 PM LOB 212
Feb. 28, 2017 Executive Session: 02/28/2017 10:00 AM LOB 210-211
March 8, 2017 Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/08/2017 (Vote 19-6; RC)
Minority Committee Report: Ought to Pass
March 8, 2017 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA RC 183-158 03/08/2017 HJ 9 P. 121