Bill Details - HB438 (2018)

HB 438 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0686

06/01

 

HOUSE BILL 438

 

AN ACT eliminating the automatic union dues payment for state employees.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Hinch, Hills. 21; Rep. Kurk, Hills. 2; Rep. Packard, Rock. 5; Rep. Chandler, Carr. 1; Rep. Ohm, Hills. 36

 

COMMITTEE: Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill prohibits a public employer from withholding union dues from a public employee's wages.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0686

06/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT eliminating the automatic union dues payment for state employees.

 

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

 

1  Withholding of Wages; Union Dues.  Amend RSA 275:48, I(b)(1) to read as follows:

(1)  Union dues, except that no public employer shall withhold union dues from a public employee's wages;

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

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 5, 2017 Introduced 01/05/2017 and referred to Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services HJ 3 P. 13
March 1, 2017 Public Hearing: 03/01/2017 10:00 AM LOB 305-307
March 1, 2017 Executive Session: 03/01/2017 LOB 307
Retained in Committee
Oct. 31, 2017 Executive Session: 10/31/2017 10:00 AM LOB 307
Jan. 3, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 01/03/2018 (Vote 19-0; CC)
Jan. 3, 2018 Removed from Consent (Rep. Hoell) 01/03/2018 HJ 1 P. 26
Special Order to 1/9/2018 Without Objection HJ 1 P. 104
Special Order to next session day Without Objection HJ 2 P. 47
Special Order to 2/15/2018 Without Objection HJ 3 P. 81
Feb. 15, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/15/2018 HJ 4 P. 17

Action Dates

Date Body Type
March 1, 2017 House Hearing
March 1, 2017 House Exec Session
Oct. 31, 2017 House Exec Session
Jan. 3, 2018 House Floor Vote
Jan. 9, 2018 House Floor Vote
House Floor Vote
Feb. 15, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB438 Revision: 2447 Date: Jan. 27, 2017, 9:31 a.m.