Bill Details - SB476 (2018)

CHAPTER 142

SB 476 - FINAL VERSION

 

02/15/2018   0516s

2018 SESSION

18-3019

05/08

 

SENATE BILL 476

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study reinstituting the unemployed parent program.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21; Sen. Feltes, Dist 15; Sen. Soucy, Dist 18; Rep. Rosenwald, Hills. 30; Rep. Wallner, Merr. 10; Rep. LeBrun, Hills. 32; Rep. Eaton, Ches. 3; Rep. M. Smith, Straf. 6

 

COMMITTEE: Health and Human Services

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study reinstituting a program administered by the department of health and human services that provided assistance to unemployed parents.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

02/15/2018   0516s 18-3019

05/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study reinstituting the unemployed parent program.

 

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

 

142:1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study reinstituting the unemployed parent program.

142:2  Membership and Compensation.

I.  The members of the committee shall be as follows:

(a)  Three members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

(b)  One member of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

II.  Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.

142:3  Duties.  The committee shall study the feasibility of reinstituting a program recently suspended by the department of health and human services that provided assistance to unemployed parents.  The study shall include the basis for termination of the program and a review of program costs, funding sources, eligibility criteria, participation rates, and outcomes.

142:4  Chairperson; Quorum.  The members of the study committee shall elect a chairperson from among the members.  The first meeting of the committee shall be called by the senate member.  The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section.  Three members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.

142:5  Report.  The committee shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2018.

142:6  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

 

Approved: May 30, 2018

Effective Date: May 30, 2018

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 To Be Introduced 01/03/2018 and Referred to Health and Human Services; SJ 1
Feb. 6, 2018 Hearing: 02/06/2018, Room 101, LOB, 01:15 pm; SC 6
Feb. 15, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0516s, 02/15/2018; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 7
Feb. 15, 2018 Committee Amendment # 2018-0516s, AA, VV; 02/15/2018;
Feb. 15, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2018-0516s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/15/2018;
March 7, 2018 Introduced 03/07/2018 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs HJ 7 P. 52
April 4, 2018 Public Hearing: 04/04/2018 11:00 AM LOB 205
April 17, 2018 Executive Session: 04/17/2018 10:00 AM LOB 205
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 20-0; CC)
April 26, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 04/26/2018 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 16 P. 6
April 26, 2018 Ought to Pass: MA VV 04/26/2018
May 3, 2018 Enrolled 05/03/2018
May 3, 2018 Enrolled (In recess 05/03/2018); SJ 17
May 30, 2018 Signed by the Governor on 05/30/2018; Chapter 0142; Effective 05/30/2018

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 6, 2018 Senate Hearing
Feb. 15, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
April 4, 2018 House Hearing
April 17, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
April 26, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB476 Revision: 2809 Date: Dec. 20, 2017, 1:17 p.m.
SB476 Revision: 3078 Date: Feb. 15, 2018, 7:54 p.m.
SB476 Revision: 3622 Date: April 26, 2018, 3:44 p.m.
SB476 Revision: 4061 Date: May 31, 2018, 4:15 p.m.