HB1300 (2018) Detail

Relative to probable cause supported by a sealed affidavit.


HB 1300 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2179

04/01

 

HOUSE BILL 1300

 

AN ACT relative to probable cause supported by a sealed affidavit.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Horn, Merr. 2; Rep. Kenison, Merr. 15; Rep. Ebel, Merr. 5

 

COMMITTEE: Criminal Justice and Public Safety

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill amends the procedure for a probable cause hearing which is supported by a sealed affidavit.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2179

04/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to probable cause supported by a sealed affidavit.

 

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

 

1  Probable Cause.  Amend RSA 592-B:7, III to read as follows:

III.  If an arrest is supported by an affidavit that was filed under seal, and the affidavit remains under seal at the time of the request for a probable cause hearing, a hearing shall be scheduled unless the state agrees that the defendant may be provided with a copy of the affidavit.  The court may issue an order prohibiting the defendant from dissemination of the affidavit until the seal is lifted.

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

Links

HB1300 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 24, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 6, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 22, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1300 Revision: 2003 Date: Nov. 7, 2017, 8:08 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Criminal Justice and Public Safety HJ 1 P. 6
Jan. 24, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/24/2018 11:00 AM LOB 204
Feb. 6, 2018 Executive Session: 02/06/2018 LOB 204
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 15-5; RC)
Feb. 22, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/22/2018 (Vote 15-5; RC) HC 7 P. 15
Feb. 22, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA DV 257-79 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 17