HB1274 (2018) Detail

Establishing a committee to study the needs of certain handicapped and disabled persons.


HB 1274 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2042

01/08

 

HOUSE BILL 1274

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the needs of certain handicapped and disabled persons.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Patten, Merr. 17; Rep. MacKenzie, Hills. 17; Rep. Baldasaro, Rock. 5; Rep. Luneau, Merr. 10

 

COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study the needs of persons with physical disabilities who work in certain state buildings.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2042

01/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the needs of certain handicapped and disabled persons.

 

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

 

1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study the needs of persons with physical disabilities who work in certain state buildings.

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.

I.  The committee's study shall include, but not be limited to:  addressing issues regarding access to food services, entrance into the state house, legislative office building and the annex building, and seating in representatives hall in the state house.

II.  The committee may solicit information from any person or entity the committee deems relevant to its 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.  Four 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

HB1274 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 16, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 25, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 22, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1274 Revision: 1864 Date: Nov. 7, 2017, 9:48 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs HJ 1 P. 5
Jan. 16, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/16/2018 10:00 AM LOB 205
Jan. 25, 2018 Executive Session: 01/25/2018 LOB 205
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 19-3; CC)
Feb. 22, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/22/2018 (Vote 19-3; CC) HC 7 P. 10
Feb. 22, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 12