HCR11 (2018) Detail

Urging a pardon of Gerald "Jerry" DeLemus.


HCR 11 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

15Mar2018... 0101h

2018 SESSION

18-2123

04/08

 

HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION 11

 

A RESOLUTION urging a pardon of Gerald "Jerry" DeLemus.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Itse, Rock. 10; Rep. Hoell, Merr. 23; Rep. Horn, Merr. 2; Rep. Ferreira, Hills. 28; Rep. Ulery, Hills. 37; Rep. Wallace, Rock. 33; Sen. French, Dist 7; Sen. Giuda, Dist 2

 

COMMITTEE: State-Federal Relations and Veterans Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill urges the President of the United States to issue a pardon to Gerald DeLemus.

 

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15Mar2018... 0101h 18-2123

04/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

A RESOLUTION urging a pardon of Gerald "Jerry" DeLemus.

 

Whereas Gerald Allen DeLemus is incarcerated for conspiracy to commit an offense against the United States, 18 U.S.C. section 371 and interstate travel in aid of extortion, 18 U.S.C. section 1952; and  

Whereas the persons actually accused of the committing the offense against the United States, and conspiring to do so have been found not guilty; and

Whereas Mr. DeLemus signed the plea agreement for the sole purpose of protecting a second individual stricken with cancer from being subpoenaed or indicted; and

Whereas a person cannot be guilty of conspiring with other individuals who have been found not guilty of conspiring; and

Whereas a person cannot be guilty of aiding and extortion by other individuals who have been found not guilty of committing extortion, or the charges have been dismissed with prejudice; and

Whereas Gerald Allen DeLemus was denied the opportunity to change his plea and obtain a trial by jury as guaranteed Article VI of the Constitution for the United States of America; now, therefore, be it

Resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring:

That the New Hampshire general court humbly requests that Donald J. Trump, President of the United States of America, pursuant to his powers granted under the Constitution for the United States, Article II, Section 2, Paragraph 1, grant a full and complete pardon to Mr. Gerald Allen DeLemus, a favorite son of the state of New Hampshire, and return Mr. DeLemus to his wife the Honorable Susan DeLemus in their home in Rochester, New Hampshire; and

That a copy of this resolution be sent to the speaker of New Hampshire house of representatives and the president of the New Hampshire senate; and

That a joint letter from the speaker of the New Hampshire house of representatives and the president of the New Hampshire senate, including a copy of this resolution, urging the pardon of Gerald DeLemus be sent to the President and Vice President of the United States of America within 30 days of the passage of this resolution.

Links

HCR11 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 10, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 31, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 22, 2018 House Floor Vote
Feb. 22, 2018 House Floor Vote
March 15, 2018 House Floor Vote
March 15, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HCR11 Revision: 3275 Date: March 15, 2018, 2:11 p.m.
HCR11 Revision: 1987 Date: Nov. 7, 2017, 9:36 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to State-Federal Relations and Veterans Affairs HJ 1 P. 25
Jan. 10, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/10/2018 11:30 AM LOB 206
Feb. 14, 2018 ==CANCELLED== Full Committee Work Session: 02/14/2018 10:00 AM LOB 206
Jan. 31, 2018 Executive Session: 01/31/2018 LOB 206
Feb. 22, 2018 Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0101h for 02/22/2018 (Vote 9-8; RC) HC 7 P. 21
Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0101h (Vote 9-8; RC)
Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate
Feb. 22, 2018 Special Order to regular place on the next calendar (Rep. R. Ober): MA VV 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 18
March 6, 2018 Suspend House Rule 65 (Reps. Hinch, Shurtleff): MA VV by necessary two-thirds vote 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 125
Special Order to 3/15/2018 Without Objection HJ 7 P. 49
March 15, 2018 Special Order to next order of business (Rep. Itse): MA VV 03/15/2018 HJ 8 P. 32
March 15, 2018 Amendment # 2018-0101h: AA VV 03/15/2018 HJ 8 P. 32
March 15, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 0101h: MF RC 154-174 03/15/2018 HJ 8 P. 32
March 15, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA RC 180-148 03/15/2018 HJ 8 P. 34
March 15, 2018 Reconsider HCR 11 (Rep. White): MF RC 148-178 03/15/2018 HJ 8 P. 36