HB87 (2017) Detail

Relative to vacancies in the office of moderator.


CHAPTER 3

HB 87 - FINAL VERSION

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0040

06/03

 

HOUSE BILL 87

 

AN ACT relative to vacancies in the office of moderator

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SPONSORS: Rep. J. Belanger, Hills. 27; Rep. Hoelzel, Rock. 3; Rep. Gauthier, Sull. 3

 

COMMITTEE: Municipal and County Government

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill revises the method of appointing a moderator pro tempore.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0040

06/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to vacancies in the office of moderator

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

 

3:1  Town Meeting; Absence of Moderator.  Amend RSA 40:3 to read as follows:

40:3  Pro Tem.  If the moderator is absent from any meeting or is unable to perform the duties of the office of moderator, a moderator pro tempore shall be appointed [in like manner] by the board of supervisors of the checklist of the town or ward, or by the selectmen of a town or ward where there is no board of supervisors.

3:2  School District Elections; Vacancies in the Office of Moderator.  Amend RSA 671:33, III to read as follows:

III.  Vacancies in the office of moderator shall be filled by vote at a school meeting or election, provided that, until a replacement is chosen, the school district clerk shall serve as moderator or shall appoint a moderator pro tempore.

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

 

Approved:  March 31, 2017

Effective Date: May 30, 2017

 

Links

HB87 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 25, 2017 House Hearing
Jan. 25, 2017 House Exec Session
Feb. 9, 2017 House Floor Vote
March 8, 2017 Senate Hearing
March 16, 2017 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB87 Revision: 511 Date: April 3, 2017, 9:27 a.m.
HB87 Revision: 512 Date: March 16, 2017, 4:59 p.m.
HB87 Revision: 513 Date: Jan. 31, 2017, 8:01 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 4, 2017 Introduced 01/04/2017 and referred to Municipal and County Government HJ 2 P. 16
Jan. 24, 2017 ==CANCELLED== Public Hearing: 01/24/2017 10:40 AM LOB 301
Jan. 25, 2017 ==RESCHEDULED== Public Hearing: 01/25/2017 10:40 AM LOB 301
Jan. 25, 2017 Executive Session: 01/25/2017 LOB 301
Feb. 9, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 02/09/2017 (Vote 16-0; CC) HC 10 P. 5
Feb. 9, 2017 Ought to Pass: MA VV 02/09/2017 HJ 6 P. 4
Feb. 16, 2017 Introduced 02/16/2017 and Referred to Public and Municipal Affairs; SJ 7
March 8, 2017 Hearing: 03/08/2017, Room 102, LOB, 09:05 am; SC 12
March 16, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 03/16/2017; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 14
March 16, 2017 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 03/16/2017; SJ 9
March 16, 2017 Enrolled (In recess 03/16/2017); SJ 10
March 23, 2017 Enrolled 03/23/2017 HJ 11 P. 2
March 31, 2017 Signed by Governor Sununu 03/31/2017; Chapter 3; Eff. 5/30/2017