HB 1281 - FINAL VERSION
HOUSE BILL 1281
SPONSORS: Rep. McConnell, Ches. 12; Rep. Messmer, Rock. 24; Rep. Verville, Rock. 2; Rep. O'Day, Ches. 11; Rep. Cushing, Rock. 21; Rep. Ammon, Hills. 40; Rep. Aldrich, Belk. 2; Rep. M. Smith, Straf. 6; Rep. Weber, Ches. 1; Rep. Keane, Hills. 31; Sen. Ward, Dist 8; Sen. Feltes, Dist 15; Sen. Giuda, Dist 2; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17
COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration
This bill establishes a registry of executive orders issued by the governor on the state website. The bill also removes the requirement that the director of legislative services publish executive orders received by the secretary of state in the rulemaking register.
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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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.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... 0193h 18-2069
STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen
Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:
28:1 New Section; Office of the Governor; Executive Order Registry. Amend RSA 4 by inserting after section 47 the following new section:
4:48 Executive Order Registry. The office of the governor shall post all executive orders issued by the governor on the governor's website in what shall be known as the executive order registry. The office shall post the orders to the executive order registry within 72 hours of issuance by the governor. Upon the governor's departure from office, the executive order registry shall be transferred to the secretary of state, division of archives and records management and shall continue to be available to the public on the state website.
(c) [Executive orders and] Nonconfidential opinions of the attorney general under RSA 541-A:28.
28:3 Administrative Procedure Act; Executive Orders and Opinions of the Attorney General; Publication in the Rulemaking Register. Amend RSA 541-A:28 to read as follows:
541-A:28 [Executive Orders and] Opinions of the Attorney General. [The secretary of state shall transmit each executive order received from the governor to the director of legislative services, who shall publish the text of the executive order in the rulemaking register.] The attorney general shall transmit a copy of every nonconfidential opinion relative to rulemaking or rulemaking authority issued by the attorney general or in the attorney general's name to the director of legislative services. The director shall publish such opinions in the rulemaking register.
Approved: May 15, 2018
Effective Date: July 14, 2018
|Jan. 17, 2018||House||Hearing|
|Jan. 23, 2018||House||Exec Session|
|Feb. 22, 2018||House||Floor Vote|
|March 29, 2018||Senate||Hearing|
|April 5, 2018||Senate||Floor Vote|
|Jan. 3, 2018||Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration HJ 1 P. 5|
|Jan. 17, 2018||Public Hearing: 01/17/2018 10:30 AM LOB 306|
|Jan. 23, 2018||Executive Session: 01/23/2018 LOB 306|
|Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0193h (Vote 12-0; CC)|
|Feb. 22, 2018||Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0193h for 02/22/2018 (Vote 12-0; CC) HC 7 P. 8|
|Feb. 22, 2018||Amendment # 2018-0193h: AA VV 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 8|
|Feb. 22, 2018||Ought to Pass with Amendment 0193h: MA VV 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 8|
|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, 09:30 am; SC 14|
|April 5, 2018||Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 04/05/2018; SC 15|
|April 5, 2018||Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 04/05/2018; SJ 11|
|April 12, 2018||Enrolled (In recess 04/12/2018); SJ 13|
|April 19, 2018||Enrolled 04/19/2018 HJ 13 P. 2|
|May 15, 2018||Signed by Governor Sununu 05/15/2018; Chapter 28; Eff. 7/14/2018|