HB1392 (2018) Detail

(New Title) relative to tallies of votes on budget items or warrant articles.


CHAPTER 246

HB 1392 - FINAL VERSION

 

8Feb2018... 0152h

05/03/2018   1855s

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2056

06/03

 

HOUSE BILL 1392

 

AN ACT relative to tallies of votes on budget items or warrant articles.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. F. McCarthy, Carr. 2; Rep. Cordelli, Carr. 4; Rep. Verville, Rock. 2; Rep. Avellani, Carr. 5; Rep. Comeau, Carr. 5; Rep. Gauthier, Sull. 3

 

COMMITTEE: Municipal and County Government

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill permits the budget committee to require that the numerical tally of all votes be printed on the affected warrant unless the legislative body has voted otherwise.

 

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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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.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... 0152h

05/03/2018   1855s 18-2056

06/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to tallies of votes on budget items or warrant articles.

 

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

 

246:1  Municipal Budget Law; Budget Preparation; Numerical Tally.  Amend RSA 32:5, V-a to read as follows:

V-a.  The legislative body of any town, school district, or village district may vote to require that all votes by an advisory budget committee, a town, school district, or village district budget committee, and the governing body or, in towns, school districts, or village districts without a budget committee, all votes of the governing body relative to budget items or any warrant articles shall be recorded votes and the numerical tally of any such vote shall be printed in the town, school district, or village district warrant next to the affected warrant article.  Unless the legislative body has voted otherwise, if a town or school district has not voted to require such tallies to be printed in the town or school district warrant next to the affected warrant article, the governing body or the budget committee adopted under RSA 32:14 may, [do so] on its own initiative, require that the tallies of its votes be printed next to the affected article.

246:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: June 12, 2018

Effective Date: August 11, 2018

Links

HB1392 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 16, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 16, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 7, 2018 House Floor Vote
March 14, 2018 Senate Hearing
May 2, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
May 3, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
May 3, 2018 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1392 Revision: 4161 Date: June 16, 2018, 8:37 a.m.
HB1392 Revision: 3815 Date: May 11, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
HB1392 Revision: 3747 Date: May 4, 2018, 12:37 p.m.
HB1392 Revision: 3053 Date: Feb. 9, 2018, 10:08 a.m.
HB1392 Revision: 1928 Date: Nov. 6, 2017, 8:32 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Municipal and County Government HJ 1 P. 9
Jan. 16, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/16/2018 11:00 AM LOB 301
Jan. 16, 2018 Executive Session: 01/16/2018 12:30 PM LOB 301
Feb. 7, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0152h (NT) for 02/07/2018 (Vote 11-0; CC) HC 5 P. 13
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0152h (NT) (Vote 11-0; CC)
Feb. 8, 2018 Amendment # 2018-0152h: AA VV 02/08/2018 HJ 3 P. 10
Feb. 8, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 0152h: MA VV 02/08/2018 HJ 3 P. 10
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, 09:10 am; SC 10
May 2, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1802s, 05/02/2018; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 19
May 2, 2018 Sen. Gray Moved to Remove HB 1392 from the Consent Calendar; 05/02/2018; SJ 15
May 3, 2018 Special Order to 05/03/2018, Without Objection, MA; 05/03/2018
May 3, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1802s, 05/03/2018;
May 3, 2018 Committee Amendment # 2018-1802s, AF, VV; 05/03/2018; SJ 16
May 3, 2018 Sen. Gray Floor Amendment # 2018-1855s, AA, VV; 05/03/2018; SJ 16
May 3, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2018-1855s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 05/03/2018; SJ 16
May 10, 2018 House Concurs with Senate Amendment 1855s (Rep. J. Belanger): MA VV 05/10/2018
May 23, 2018 Enrolled (In recess 05/23/2018); SJ 18
May 23, 2018 Enrolled 05/23/2018
June 12, 2018 Signed by Governor Sununu 06/12/2018; Chapter 246; Eff. 8/11/2018