HB1542 (2018) Detail

Relative to carrying a pistol or revolver on university system and community college system property.


HB 1542 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2099

04/03

 

HOUSE BILL 1542

 

AN ACT relative to carrying a pistol or revolver on university system and community college system property.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Stone, Rock. 1

 

COMMITTEE: Criminal Justice and Public Safety

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill allows any person who is not otherwise prohibited by state or federal law to carry a pistol or revolver on the exterior grounds of any university system of New Hampshire and community college system of New Hampshire property.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2099

04/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to carrying a pistol or revolver on university system and community college system property.

 

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

 

1  New Section; State College and University System; Carrying a Pistol or Revolver.  Amend RSA 187-A by inserting after section 16-b the following new section:

187-A:16-c  Carrying a Pistol or Revolver on University System Property.  Any person not otherwise prohibited by New Hampshire or federal law from possessing a firearm may carry a pistol or revolver on his or her person while on the exterior grounds of any university system of New Hampshire institution property.  Nothing in this section shall be construed to grant the university system of New Hampshire any additional authority to regulate firearms on its property beyond what is contained in state or federal statute.

2  New Section; Community College System of New Hampshire; Carrying a Pistol or Revolver.  Amend RSA 188-F by inserting after section 21-a the following new section:

188-F:21-b  Carrying a Pistol or Revolver on Community College System Property.  Any person not otherwise prohibited by New Hampshire or federal law from possessing a firearm may carry a pistol or revolver on his or her person while on the exterior grounds of any community college system of New Hampshire property.  Nothing in this section shall be construed to grant the community college system of New Hampshire any additional authority to regulate firearms on its property beyond what is contained in state or federal statute.

3  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 180 days after its passage.

Links

HB1542 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 10, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 16, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 22, 2018 House Floor Vote
Feb. 22, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1542 Revision: 2028 Date: Nov. 6, 2017, 2:44 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Criminal Justice and Public Safety HJ 1 P. 14
Jan. 10, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/10/2018 10:40 AM LOB 204
Jan. 16, 2018 Executive Session: 01/16/2018 LOB 204
Feb. 22, 2018 Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/22/2018 (Vote 15-5; RC) HC 7 P. 16
Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 15-5; RC)
Minority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0044h (NT)
Feb. 22, 2018 Special Order to regular place on the next calendar (Rep. Horn): MF DV 131-207 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 28
Feb. 22, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA RC 231-110 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 28