CACR16 (2018) Detail

(New Title) Relating to privacy. Providing that an individual's right to live free of governmental intrusion is natural, essential, and inherent.


CACR 16 - VERSION ADOPTED BY BOTH BODIES

 

22Feb2018... 0118h

10May2018... 1936-EBA

2018 SESSION

18-2643

06/10

 

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT

CONCURRENT RESOLUTION 16

 

RELATING TO: privacy.

 

PROVIDING THAT: an individual's right to live free of governmental intrusion is natural, essential, and inherent.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Kurk, Hills. 2; Rep. Cushing, Rock. 21

 

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This constitutional amendment concurrent resolution provides that there is a natural, essential, and inherent right to live free of governmental intrusion.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type

 

22Feb2018... 0118h

10May2018... 1936-EBA 18-2643

06/10

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

CONCURRENT RESOLUTION PROPOSING CONSITUTIONAL AMENDMENT

 

RELATING TO: privacy.

 

PROVIDING THAT: an individual's right to live free of governmental intrusion is natural, essential, and inherent.

 

Be it Resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring,  that the

Constitution of New Hampshire be amended as follows:

 

I.  That the first part of the constitution be amended by inserting after article 2-a the following new article:

[Art.] 2-b.  [Right to Privacy.] An individual's right to live free from governmental intrusion in private or personal information is natural, essential, and inherent.

II.  That the above amendment proposed to the constitution be submitted to the qualified voters of the state at the state general election to be held in November, 2018.

III.  That the selectmen of all towns, cities, wards and places in the state are directed to insert in their warrants for the said 2018 election an article to the following effect:  To decide whether the amendments of the constitution proposed by the 2018 session of the general court shall be approved.

IV.  That the wording of the question put to the qualified voters shall be:

“Are you in favor of amending the first part of the constitution by inserting after article 2-a a new article to read as follows:

[Art.] 2-b.  [Right to Privacy.] An individual's right to live free from governmental intrusion in private or personal information is natural, essential, and inherent."

V.  That the secretary of state shall print the question to be submitted on a separate ballot or on the same ballot with other constitutional questions.  The ballot containing the question shall include 2 squares next to the question allowing the voter to vote “Yes” or “No.”  If no cross is made in either of the squares, the ballot shall not be counted on the question.  The outside of the ballot shall be the same as the regular official ballot except that the words “Questions Relating to Constitutional Amendments proposed by the 2018 General Court” shall be printed in bold type at the top of the ballot.

VI.  That if the proposed amendment is approved by 2/3 of those voting on the amendment, it becomes effective when the governor proclaims its adoption.

Links

CACR16 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 10, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 6, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 22, 2018 House Floor Vote
March 29, 2018 Senate Hearing
May 2, 2018 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

CACR16 Revision: 3770 Date: May 15, 2018, 2:57 p.m.
CACR16 Revision: 3130 Date: Feb. 23, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
CACR16 Revision: 1894 Date: Nov. 6, 2017, 11:01 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Judiciary HJ 1 P. 25
Jan. 10, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/10/2018 01:00 PM LOB 208
Feb. 6, 2018 Executive Session: 02/06/2018 LOB 208
Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0118h (NT) (Vote 15-2; RC)
Feb. 22, 2018 Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0118h (NT) for 02/22/2018 (Vote 15-2; RC) HC 7 P. 19
Minority Committee Report: Refer for Interim Study
Feb. 22, 2018 Amendment # 2018-0118h: AA VV 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 38
Feb. 22, 2018 FLAM # 2018-0757h (NT) (Rep. T. Smith): AF DV 79-255 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 39
Feb. 22, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 0118h: MA DV 235-96 By Necessary Three-Fifths Vote 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 39
March 8, 2018 Introduced 03/08/2018 and Referred to Rules and Enrolled Bills; SJ 7
March 29, 2018 Hearing: 03/29/2018, Room 103, SH, 10:00 am; SC 14
May 2, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 05/02/2018; SC 19
May 2, 2018 Ought to Pass, RC 15Y-9N, MA, by Necessary 3/5; OT3rdg; 05/02/2018 SJ 15
May 2, 2018 Ought to Pass, RC 15Y-9N, MA, by Necessary 3/5; OT3rdg; 05/02/2018 SJ 15
May 10, 2018 Enrolled Bill Amendment # 2018-1936e Adopted, VV, (In recess of 05/10/2018); SJ 18
May 10, 2018 Enrolled Bill Amendment # 2018-1936e: AA VV 05/10/2018