SB32 (2017) Detail

Relative to penalties for violation of political advertising laws.


SB 32  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0437

03/01

 

SENATE BILL 32

 

AN ACT relative to penalties for violation of political advertising laws.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Birdsell, Dist 19; Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Sen. Avard, Dist 12; Rep. Hoelzel, Rock. 3

 

COMMITTEE: Election Law and Internal Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill adds civil penalties to the penalties for violating the requirements for signature, identification, and authorization of political advertising.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0437

03/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to penalties for violation of political advertising laws.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; Penalties; Political Advertising.  Amend RSA 664:21 by inserting after paragraph VIII the following new paragraph:

IX.  Any person who violates the provisions of RSA 664:14 relative to signature, identification, and authorization of political advertising shall be subject to a civil penalty of $500 for a first offense, $750 for a second offense, and $1,000 for a third or subsequent offense.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect January 1, 2018.

Links

SB32 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 17, 2017 Senate Hearing
Feb. 23, 2017 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB32 Revision: 1732 Date: Jan. 24, 2017, 10:39 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 5, 2017 Introduced 01/05/2017 and Referred to Election Law and Internal Affairs; SJ 4
Jan. 17, 2017 Hearing: 01/17/2017, Room 102, LOB, 09:00 am; SC 6
Feb. 23, 2017 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate, 02/23/2017; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 11
Feb. 23, 2017 Inexpedient to Legislate, MA, VV === BILL KILLED ===; 02/23/2017; SJ 7