Bill Details - HB1399 (2018)

HB 1399 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2230

06/05

 

HOUSE BILL 1399

 

AN ACT relative to statutes of limitations in civil actions against public servants.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Brewster, Merr. 21

 

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill designates a statute of limitations for civil actions brought against public servants.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2230

06/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to statutes of limitations in civil actions against public servants.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; Limitation of Actions; Public Servants.  Amend RSA 508:4 by inserting after paragraph II the following new paragraph:

III.  All personal actions against public servants based upon misconduct and/or malconduct in office may be brought at any time while the bonded defendant is in public office or offices and/or within 3 years thereafter.  

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect January 1, 2019.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Judiciary HJ 1 P. 9
Jan. 11, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/11/2018 01:15 PM LOB 208
Jan. 18, 2018 Executive Session: 01/18/2018 10:00 AM LOB 208
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 12-0; CC)
Feb. 7, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/07/2018 (Vote 12-0; CC) HC 5 P. 10
Feb. 8, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/08/2018 HJ 3 P. 7

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 11, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 18, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 7, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1399 Revision: 1882 Date: Nov. 6, 2017, 8:46 a.m.