Bill Details - SB536 (2018)

CHAPTER 54

SB 536-FN - FINAL VERSION

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2882

05/06

 

SENATE BILL 536-FN

 

AN ACT relative to eligibility for death benefits for court security officers.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Lasky, Dist 13; Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Sen. Hennessey, Dist 5; Sen. Gannon, Dist 23; Rep. Hagan, Rock. 4; Rep. Berch, Ches. 1; Rep. Keans, Straf. 23

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill includes court security officers and bailiffs in the definition of police officer for purposes of determining eligibility for death benefits for police officers killed in the line of duty.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2882

05/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to eligibility for death benefits for court security officers.

 

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

 

54:1  Death Benefit for Police Officer or Firefighter Killed in the Line of Duty; Definition of Police Officer; Court Security Officers and Bailiffs Included.  Amend RSA 21-I:29-a, I(f) to read as follows:

(f)  "Police officer'' means any law enforcement officer with the power of arrest, including auxiliary, intermittent, special, part-time, or reserve police officers, or sheriffs and their deputies who are employed by a city, town, village district, county, or precinct within the state of New Hampshire, police officers employed by the university system of New Hampshire, court security officers and bailiffs, and any state law enforcement officer employed by the state of New Hampshire who has power of arrest as determined by state law.

54:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: May 15, 2018

Effective Date: July 14, 2018

 

 

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and Referred to Executive Departments and Administration; SJ 2
Jan. 31, 2018 Hearing: 01/31/2018, Room 101, LOB, 09:40 am; SC 5
Feb. 8, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 02/08/2018; SC 6
Feb. 15, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 02/15/2018; SC 7
Feb. 15, 2018 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/15/2018; SJ 4
March 7, 2018 Introduced 03/07/2018 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration HJ 7 P. 53
March 27, 2018 ==ROOM CHANGE== Public Hearing: 03/27/2018 10:45 AM LOB 203
March 27, 2018 Executive Session: 03/27/2018 LOB 306
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 9-2; RC)
April 5, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 04/05/2018 (Vote 9-2; RC) HC 13 P. 9
April 5, 2018 Ought to Pass: MA VV 04/05/2018 HJ 11 P. 19
April 12, 2018 Enrolled (In recess 04/12/2018); SJ 13
April 19, 2018 Enrolled 04/19/2018 HJ 13 P. 2
April 12, 2018 Enrolled (In recess 04/12/2018); SJ 13
May 15, 2018 Signed by the Governor on 05/15/2018; Chapter 0054; Effective 07/14/2018

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 31, 2018 Senate Hearing
Feb. 8, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
Feb. 15, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
March 27, 2018 House Hearing
March 27, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
April 5, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB536 Revision: 2880 Date: Jan. 9, 2018, 8:41 a.m.
SB536 Revision: 3399 Date: April 5, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
SB536 Revision: 3904 Date: May 25, 2018, 11:30 a.m.