HB1325 (2018) Detail

Relative to venue in child protection actions.


HB 1325 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2600

08/05

 

HOUSE BILL 1325

 

AN ACT relative to venue in child protection actions.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Brewster, Merr. 21

 

COMMITTEE: Children and Family Law

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill allows parents to change venue in child protection actions.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2600

08/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to venue in child protection actions.

 

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

 

1  Venue; Child Protection Hearings.  Amend RSA 169-C:5 to read as follows:

169-:5  Venue.

I.  Proceedings under this chapter [may] shall be originated in the judicial district in which the child is found or resides.

II.  [By the court, upon its own motion, or that of any party,] Proceedings under this chapter may, upon notice and acceptance, be transferred to another court [as the interests of justice or convenience of the parties require] if requested by a parent of the child.

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

Links

HB1325 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 6, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 20, 2018 House Exec Session
Feb. 21, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 6, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1325 Revision: 2104 Date: Nov. 7, 2017, 9:29 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Children and Family Law HJ 1 P. 7
Feb. 6, 2018 Public Hearing: 02/06/2018 01:15 PM LOB 206
Feb. 20, 2018 Executive Session: 02/20/2018 11:00 AM LOB 206
Feb. 21, 2018 ==RESCHEDULED== Executive Session: 02/21/2018 11:00 AM LOB 206
March 6, 2018 Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/06/2018 (Vote 8-5; RC) HC 9 P. 36
Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 8-5; RC)
Minority Committee Report: Refer for Interim Study
March 6, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 63