Bill Details - HB1311 (2018)

HB 1311 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2348

06/04

 

HOUSE BILL 1311

 

AN ACT prohibiting schools from prohibiting the wearing or display of the American flag.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Sapareto, Rock. 6

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill prohibits schools from banning the wearing or display of the American flag provided it is not done in a disrespectful manner.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2348

06/04

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT prohibiting schools from prohibiting the wearing or display of the American flag.

 

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

 

1  New Section; School Administrators; Display of American Flag.  Amend RSA 189 by inserting after section 18-a the following new section:

189:18-b  Display of American Flag.  No public or private school shall prohibit the wearing or display of the American flag provided that it is not done in a disrespectful manner.

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

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Education HJ 1 P. 6
Jan. 17, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/17/2018 02:45 PM LOB 207
Jan. 25, 2018 Executive Session: 01/25/2018 LOB 207
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 20-0; CC)
Feb. 7, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/07/2018 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 5 P. 7
Feb. 8, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/08/2018 HJ 3 P. 4

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 17, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 25, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 7, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1311 Revision: 1781 Date: Nov. 7, 2017, 8:56 a.m.