HB1386 (2018) Detail

Establishing a joint committee on employee relations.


CHAPTER 12

HB 1386 - FINAL VERSION

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2693

04/10

 

HOUSE BILL 1386

 

AN ACT establishing a joint committee on employee relations.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Weyler, Rock. 13

 

COMMITTEE: Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes the joint committee on employee relations and repeals the legislative oversight committee on employee relations.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2693

04/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT establishing a joint committee on employee relations.

 

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

 

12:1  New Paragraph; Public Employee Labor Relations Board; Joint Committee on Employee Relations.  Amend RSA 273-A:9 by inserting after paragraph V the following new paragraph:

VI.  There shall be a joint legislative committee known as the joint committee on employee relations.

(a)  The joint committee on employee relations shall include the following members:

(1)  The president of the senate.

(2)  The speaker of the house of representatives.

(3)  The majority leader of the senate.

(4)  The majority leader of the house of representatives.

(5)  The minority leader of the senate.

(6)  The minority leader of the house of representatives.

(7)  The chairperson of the senate finance committee.

(8)  The chairperson of the senate capital budget committee.

(9)  The chairperson of the house of representatives finance committee.

(10)  The chairperson of the senate ways and means committee.

(11)  The vice chairperson of the house of representatives finance committee.

(12)  The chairperson of the house of representatives public works and highways committee.  

(13)  The chairperson of the house of representatives labor, industrial and rehabilitative services committee.

(14)  The ranking minority member of the house of representatives labor, industrial and rehabilitative services committee.

(15)  The chairperson of the senate commerce committee.

(16)  The vice chairperson of the senate commerce committee.

(b)  Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate.  The chair of the committee shall rotate biennially between the president of the senate or designee and the speaker of the house of representatives or designee, provided that the speaker of the house of representatives shall serve as the first chairperson under the provisions of this subparagraph.  In the event that the presiding officer or designee serving as chairperson resigns or for any reason is unable to serve, the other presiding officer or designee shall become chairperson, provided that such substitution shall not change the rotation provided for in this subparagraph.

(c)  The joint committee on employee relations shall meet with the state negotiating committee after the first Wednesday in December in the even-numbered years as necessary, to discuss the state's objectives in the bargaining process.  The meeting shall be at the call of the chairperson of the joint committee on employee relations.

(d)  The joint committee on employee relations shall hold hearings on all collective bargaining agreements with state employees and on all fact-finders' reports relative to the collective bargaining process with state employees and shall submit any recommendation on such agreements or reports to the members of the senate and the house of representatives.

12:2  Repeal.  RSA 273-A:9-b, relative to the legislative oversight committee on employee relations, is repealed.

12:3  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: April 20, 2018

Effective Date: June 19, 2018

Links

HB1386 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 17, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 24, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 7, 2018 House Floor Vote
Feb. 15, 2018 House Floor Vote
March 14, 2018 Senate Hearing
March 22, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
March 21, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
March 21, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
March 22, 2018 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1386 Revision: 3565 Date: May 25, 2018, 11:13 a.m.
HB1386 Revision: 3327 Date: March 23, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
HB1386 Revision: 1901 Date: Nov. 6, 2017, 4:10 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services HJ 1 P. 9
Jan. 17, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/17/2018 12:00 PM LOB 307
Jan. 24, 2018 Executive Session: 01/24/2018 LOB 307
Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 8-5; RC)
Feb. 7, 2018 Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 02/07/2018 (Vote 8-5; RC)
Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate
Special Order to 2/15/2018 Without Objection HJ 3 P. 81
Feb. 15, 2018 Ought to Pass: MA VV 02/15/2018 HJ 4 P. 38
Feb. 15, 2018 Introduced 02/15/2018 and Referred to Executive Departments and Administration; SJ 5
March 14, 2018 Hearing: 03/14/2018, Room 101, LOB, 09:30 am; SC 11
March 21, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 03/21/2018; SC 13
March 22, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 03/22/2018; SC 13
March 22, 2018 Special Order to 03/22/2018, Without Objection, MA; 03/21/2018 SJ 9
March 22, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 03/22/2018;
March 22, 2018 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 03/22/2018; SJ 10
March 22, 2018 Enrolled (In recess 03/22/2018); SJ 11
March 22, 2018 Enrolled 03/22/2018 HJ 10 P. 54
April 20, 2018 Signed by Governor Sununu 04/20/2018; Chapter 12; Eff. 6/19/2018