HB163 (2019) Detail

Relative to the definition of child abuse.


HB 163 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0110

05/10

 

HOUSE BILL 163

 

AN ACT relative to the definition of child abuse.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Testerman, Merr. 2

 

COMMITTEE: Children and Family Law

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill adds sexual reassignment to the definition of an abused child in RSA 169-C, the child protection act.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0110

05/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to the definition of child abuse.

 

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

 

1  Definition of Abused Child; Sexual Reassignment Added; Amend RSA 169-C:3, II(f) to read as follows:

(f)  Subjected to an act prohibited by RSA 632-A:10-d; or

(g)  Subjected to drug treatments or surgery in an attempt to alter the sex of the child assigned at birth, except in rare cases of ambiguous genitalia.  For purposes of this subparagraph, ambiguous genitalia refers to a medical condition in which a child's gender at birth is in question because the genitals do not appear clearly male or female.

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

Links

HB163 at GenCourtMobile
HB163 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 15, 2019 House Hearing
Jan. 22, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Jan. 31, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB163 Revision: 4467 Date: Dec. 27, 2018, 9:22 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 2, 2019 Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Children and Family Law HJ 2 P. 39
Jan. 15, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/15/2019 10:30 am LOB 206
Jan. 22, 2019 Executive Session: 01/22/2019 01:00 pm LOB 206
Jan. 31, 2019 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 01/31/2019 (Vote 17-0; CC) HC 9 P. 2
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 17-0; CC)
Jan. 31, 2019 Removed from Consent (Rep. Testerman) 01/31/2019
Jan. 31, 2019 Removed from Consent (Rep. Testerman) 01/31/2019 HJ 4 P. 2
Jan. 31, 2019 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA RC 309-59 01/31/2019 HJ 4 P. 17