HB1288 (2018) Detail

Relative to petitions for annulment.


HB 1288 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

22Feb2018... 0493h

2018 SESSION

18-2096

04/01

 

HOUSE BILL 1288

 

AN ACT relative to petitions for annulment.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Stone, Rock. 1; Rep. Wallace, Rock. 33; Rep. Gagne, Hills. 13

 

COMMITTEE: Criminal Justice and Public Safety

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill amends the waiting period required for filing a petition for annulment of a criminal record and requires the denial of a petition for annulment to include written findings stating the basis for denial.

 

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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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.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... 0493h 18-2096

04/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to petitions for annulment.

 

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

 

1  Annulment of Criminal Records.  Amend RSA 651:5, IV to read as follows:

IV.  If a petition for annulment is denied, no further petition shall be brought more frequently than every 3 years thereafter, except that any person whose arrest has resulted in a finding of not guilty, or whose case was dismissed or not prosecuted, may petition for annulment of the arrest record or court record, or both, every year after the petition for annulment is denied.  The court shall include written findings stating the basis for denial.  

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

Links

HB1288 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 18, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 6, 2018 House Exec Session
Feb. 13, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 22, 2018 House Floor Vote
March 29, 2018 Senate Hearing

Bill Text Revisions

HB1288 Revision: 3137 Date: Feb. 23, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
HB1288 Revision: 2026 Date: Nov. 7, 2017, 12:55 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Criminal Justice and Public Safety HJ 1 P. 5
Jan. 18, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/18/2018 10:30 AM LOB 204
Feb. 6, 2018 ==RECESSED== Executive Session: 02/06/2018 LOB 204
Feb. 13, 2018 ==CONTINUED== Executive Session: 02/13/2018 LOB 204
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0493h (Vote 20-0; RC)
Feb. 22, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0493h for 02/22/2018 (Vote 20-0; RC) HC 7 P. 14
Feb. 22, 2018 Amendment # 2018-0493h: AA VV 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 17
Feb. 22, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 0493h: MA VV 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 17
March 8, 2018 Introduced 03/08/2018 and Referred to Judiciary; SJ 7
March 29, 2018 Hearing: 03/29/2018, Room 100, SH, 10:00 am; SC 14
April 26, 2018 Committee Report: Referred to Interim Study, 04/26/2018; SC 18
April 26, 2018 Refer to Interim Study, MA, VV; 04/26/2018; SJ 14