HB1377 (2018) Detail

(New Title) relative to emancipation by marriage and establishing a committee to study the emancipation of minors.


CHAPTER 297

HB 1377 - FINAL VERSION

 

6Mar2018... 0728h

23May2018... 1997-CofC

2018 SESSION

18-2583

05/06

 

HOUSE BILL 1377

 

AN ACT relative to emancipation by marriage and establishing a committee to study the emancipation of minors.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. McBeath, Rock. 26

 

COMMITTEE: Children and Family Law

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill provides that the certificate of marriage shall provide evidence of a minor's emancipation.

 

The bill also establishes a committee to study emancipation of minors.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

6Mar2018... 0728h

23May2018... 1997-CofC 18-2583

05/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to emancipation by marriage and establishing a committee to study the emancipation of minors.

 

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

 

297:1  New Section; Common Law Rule Abrogated; Emancipation by Marriage.  Amend RSA 21-B by inserting after section 2 the following new section:

21-B:3  Emancipation by Marriage.  The certificate of marriage shall provide evidence of a minor's emancipation.  

297:2  Committee Established.  

I.  There is established a committee to study emancipation of minors.

II.  The members of the committee shall be as follows:

(a)  Four members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

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

III.  Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.

IV.  The committee shall study the emancipation of minors, including state laws governing emancipation, the circumstances under which a minor may be emancipated, the procedure for obtaining emancipation, and the legal consequences of emancipation.

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

VI.  The committee 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.

297:3  Effective Date.  

I.  Section 1 of this act shall take effect January 1, 2019.

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

 

Approved: June 25, 2018

Effective Date:

I. Section 1 shall take effect January 1, 2019.

II. Remainder shall take effect June 25, 2018.

Links

HB1377 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 16, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 20, 2018 House Exec Session
Feb. 20, 2018 House Exec Session
Feb. 21, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 6, 2018 House Floor Vote
April 3, 2018 Senate Hearing
May 2, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
May 17, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
May 23, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
May 23, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1377 Revision: 4232 Date: June 26, 2018, 10:14 a.m.
HB1377 Revision: 3971 Date: May 23, 2018, 2:17 p.m.
HB1377 Revision: 3671 Date: May 2, 2018, 3:02 p.m.
HB1377 Revision: 3169 Date: March 8, 2018, 10:29 a.m.
HB1377 Revision: 2110 Date: Nov. 6, 2017, 3:49 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Children and Family Law HJ 1 P. 8
Jan. 16, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/16/2018 03:00 PM LOB 206
Jan. 29, 2018 ==RECESSED== Subcommittee Work Session: 01/29/2018 09:00 AM LOB 206
Jan. 30, 2018 ==RECESSED== Subcommittee Work Session: 01/30/2018 03:30 PM LOB 206
Feb. 6, 2018 ==CONTINUED== Subcommittee Work Session: 02/06/2018 03:30 PM LOB 206
Feb. 20, 2018 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/20/2018 10:45 AM 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
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0728h (NT) (Vote 13-0; CC)
March 6, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0728h (NT) for 03/06/2018 (Vote 13-0; CC) HC 9 P. 3
March 6, 2018 Amendment # 2018-0728h: AA VV 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 5
March 6, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 0728h: MA VV 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 5
March 8, 2018 Introduced 03/08/2018 and Referred to Judiciary; SJ 7
April 3, 2018 Hearing: 04/03/2018, Room 100, SH, 09:30 am; SC 15
May 2, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1404s, 05/02/2018; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 19
May 2, 2018 Committee Amendment # 2018-1404s, AA, VV; 05/02/2018; SJ 15
May 2, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2018-1404s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 05/02/2018; SJ 15
May 10, 2018 House Non-Concurs with Senate Amendment 1404s and Requests CofC (Rep. K. Rice): MA VV 05/10/2018 HJ 17 P. 2
May 10, 2018 Speaker Appoints: Reps. K. Rice, Itse, Lewicke, Walz 05/10/2018 HJ 17 P. 2
May 10, 2018 Sen. Carson Accedes to House Request for Committee of Conference, MA, VV; 05/10/2018; SJ 17
May 10, 2018 President Appoints: Senators Carson, French, Lasky; 05/10/2018; SJ 17
May 14, 2018 Conference Committee Meeting: 05/14/2018 09:30 AM LOB 206
May 17, 2018 Conference Committee Report Filed, # 2018-1997c; 05/17/2018
May 23, 2018 Conference Committee Report # 2018-1997c, Adopted, VV; 05/23/2018; SJ 18
May 23, 2018 Conference Committee Report 1997c: Adopted, VV 05/23/2018
May 23, 2018 Enrolled (In recess 05/23/2018); SJ 18
May 23, 2018 Enrolled 05/23/2018
June 25, 2018 Signed by Governor Sununu 06/25/2018; Chapter 297; I. Sec. 1 eff. 1/1/2019; II. Rem. eff. 6/25/2018