HB1242 (2018) Detail

Establishing a committee to study redesigning the state flag.


HB 1242 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2221

05/06

 

HOUSE BILL 1242

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study redesigning the state flag.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Josephson, Graf. 11; Rep. Dyer, Hills. 37

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study redesigning the state flag.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2221

05/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study redesigning the state flag.

 

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

 

1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study redesigning the state flag.

2  Membership and Compensation.

I.  The members of the committee shall be as follows:

(a)  Three members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

(b)  Two members of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

II.  Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.

3  Duties.  The committee shall develop potential new designs for the state flag that incorporate the state motto and an image of the Old Man of the Mountain.  The committee may request information and testimony from any individual, agency, or organization deemed relevant to the study.

4  Chairperson; Quorum.  The members of the study committee shall elect a chairperson from among the members.  The first meeting of the committee shall be called by the first-named house member.  The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section.  Three members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.

5  Report.  The committee shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2018.

6  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Links

HB1242 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 17, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 25, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 6, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1242 Revision: 1816 Date: Nov. 7, 2017, 2:45 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration HJ 1 P. 4
Jan. 17, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/17/2018 10:00 AM LOB 306
Jan. 25, 2018 Executive Session: 01/25/2018 LOB 306
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 13-1; RC)
March 6, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/06/2018 (Vote 13-1; RC) HC 9 P. 40
March 6, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 81