HB1346 (2018) Detail

(New Title) establishing a commission to study the New Hampshire veterans cemetery.


CHAPTER 32

HB 1346 - FINAL VERSION

 

8Feb2018... 0115h

03/21/2018   1108s

2018 SESSION

18-2322

01/06

 

HOUSE BILL 1346

 

AN ACT establishing a commission to study the New Hampshire veterans cemetery.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. J. Graham, Hills. 7; Rep. Baldasaro, Rock. 5; Sen. Carson, Dist 14

 

COMMITTEE: State-Federal Relations and Veterans Affairs

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a commission to study the New Hampshire veterans cemetery.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

8Feb2018... 0115h

03/21/2018   1108s 18-2322

01/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT establishing a commission to study the New Hampshire veterans cemetery.

 

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

 

32:1  New Section; Commission to Study the New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery.  Amend RSA 110-B by inserting after section 79 the following new section:

110-B:79-a  Commission to Study the New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery.

I.  There is established a commission to study the New Hampshire veterans cemetery.

(a)  The members of the commission shall be as follows:

(1)  Three members of the house of representatives, one of whom shall be from the finance committee, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

(2)  One member of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

(3)  The director of the New Hampshire veterans cemetery, or designee.

(b)  Legislative members of the commission shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the commission.

II.(a)  The commission's study shall include, but not be limited to the following:

(1)  Whether non-veterans should be eligible to be interred at the cemetery at no expense.

(2)  Whether the non-veteran fee should be the same as the plot allowance for a veteran.

(3)  If a fee is charged for a non-veteran whether there should be a mechanism for pre-paying the fee.

(4)  An examination of federal and state laws relative to burial for National Guard members.

(b)  The commission may solicit input from any person or entity the commission deems relevant to its study.

III.  The members of the commission shall elect a chairperson from among the members.  The first meeting of the commission shall be called by the first-named house member.  The first meeting of the commission shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section.  Three members of the commission shall constitute a quorum.

IV.  The commission shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2018.

32:2  Repeal.  RSA 110-B:79-a, relative to a commission to study the New Hampshire veterans cemetery, is repealed.

32:3  Effective Date.  

I.  Section 2 of this act shall take effect November 1, 2018.

II.  The remainder of this act shall take effect upon its passage.

 

Approved: May 15, 2018

Effective Date:

I. Section 2 effective November 1, 2018

II. Remainder effective May 15, 2018

Links

HB1346 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 10, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 17, 2018 House Exec Session
Jan. 25, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 7, 2018 House Floor Vote
March 14, 2018 Senate Hearing
March 22, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
March 21, 2018 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1346 Revision: 3885 Date: May 25, 2018, 11:21 a.m.
HB1346 Revision: 3398 Date: April 5, 2018, 2:50 p.m.
HB1346 Revision: 3306 Date: March 22, 2018, 1:08 p.m.
HB1346 Revision: 3045 Date: Feb. 9, 2018, 10:07 a.m.
HB1346 Revision: 1989 Date: Nov. 6, 2017, 2:58 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to State-Federal Relations and Veterans Affairs HJ 1 P. 7
Jan. 10, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/10/2018 10:30 AM LOB 206
Jan. 17, 2018 ==CANCELLED== Executive Session: 01/17/2018 12:00 PM LOB 206
Jan. 25, 2018 Executive Session: 01/25/2018 10:15 AM LOB 206
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0115h (NT) (Vote 19-0; CC)
Feb. 7, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0115h (NT) for 02/07/2018 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 5 P. 16
Feb. 8, 2018 Amendment # 2018-0115h: AA VV 02/08/2018 HJ 3 P. 14
Feb. 8, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 0115h: MA VV 02/08/2018 HJ 3 P. 14
Feb. 15, 2018 Introduced 02/15/2018 and Referred to Public and Municipal Affairs; SJ 5
March 14, 2018 Hearing: 03/14/2018, Room 102, LOB, 09:00 am; SC 10
March 22, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1108s, 03/22/2018; SC 13
March 21, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1108s, 03/21/2018; SC 13
March 21, 2018 Committee Amendment # 2018-1108s, AA, VV; 03/21/2018; SJ 9
March 21, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2018-1108s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 03/21/2018; SJ 9
April 5, 2018 House Concurs with Senate Amendment 1108s (Rep. R. Ober): MA VV 04/05/2018 HJ 11 P. 2
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 32; I. Sec. 2 eff. 11/1/2018; II. Rem. eff. 5/15/2018