SB69 (2017) Detail

Requiring registered sex offenders to report online identifiers.


CHAPTER 36

SB 69 - FINAL VERSION

 

02/16/2017   0382s

2017 SESSION

17-0773

04/10

 

SENATE BILL 69

 

AN ACT requiring registered sex offenders to report online identifiers.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. D'Allesandro, Dist 20; Sen. Bradley, Dist 3; Sen. Soucy, Dist 18; Rep. Goley, Hills. 8; Rep. Heath, Hills. 14

 

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill amends the definition of "online identifier" for the purpose of registration of criminal offenders.

 

This bill is a request of the department of safety.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

02/16/2017   0382s 17-0773

04/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT requiring registered sex offenders to report online identifiers.

 

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

 

36:1  Registration of Criminal Offenders; Registration of Online Identifiers.  Amend RSA 651-B:4-a to read as follows:

651-B:4-a  Registration of Online Identifiers.  In addition to any other information a person who is required to register is required to provide pursuant to RSA 651-B:4, such person shall report, within 5 business days after the first use, any online identifier [such person] he or she uses or [intends to use] has used.  For purposes of this section, "online identifier'' [includes] shall mean and include all of the following:  electronic mail [address] addresses, instant message screen [name] names, [user identification, user profile information, and chat or other Internet communication name or identity information.  Such person shall report any changes to an existing online identifier, or the creation of any new online identifier to law enforcement before using the online identifier] user profile names on social media websites, and user profile names for  Internet websites, gaming or mobile applications that have a primary purpose of engaging in two-way, person-to-person communication over the Internet with persons other than the issuer of the user name.  Such person shall report any changes to an existing online identifier or the creation of a new online identifier, to their law enforcement agency within 5 business days after using the online identifier.

36:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Approved: May 09, 2017

Effective Date: July 08, 2017

 

Links

SB69 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 26, 2017 Senate Hearing
Feb. 16, 2017 Senate Floor Vote
March 22, 2017 House Hearing
March 22, 2017 House Exec Session
April 20, 2017 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB69 Revision: 1282 Date: May 10, 2017, 9:34 a.m.
SB69 Revision: 1283 Date: April 20, 2017, 2:21 p.m.
SB69 Revision: 1284 Date: Feb. 16, 2017, 4:35 p.m.
SB69 Revision: 1285 Date: Jan. 24, 2017, 10:14 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 5, 2017 Introduced 01/05/2017 and Referred to Judiciary; SJ 4
Jan. 26, 2017 Hearing: 01/26/2017, Room 100, SH, 11:00 am; SC 7
Feb. 16, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2017-0382s, 02/16/2017; SC 10
Feb. 16, 2017 Committee Amendment # 2017-0382s, AA, VV; 02/16/2017; SJ 6
Feb. 16, 2017 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2017-0382s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/16/2017; SJ 6
Feb. 16, 2017 Introduced 02/16/2017 and referred to Criminal Justice and Public Safety HJ 8 P. 45
March 22, 2017 Public Hearing: 03/22/2017 01:30 PM LOB 204
March 22, 2017 Executive Session: 03/22/2017 LOB 204
April 20, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 04/20/2017 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 20 P. 4
April 20, 2017 Ought to Pass: MA VV 04/20/2017 HJ 14 P. 3
April 20, 2017 Enrolled 04/20/2017 HJ 14 P. 26
April 27, 2017 Enrolled (In recess 04/27/2017); SJ 16
July 8, 2017 Signed by the Governor on 05/09/2017; Chapter 0036; Effective 07/08/2017