Bill Details - HB289 (2019)

HB 289 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0727

06/01

 

HOUSE BILL 289

 

AN ACT relative to the recitation of the Lord's prayer in public elementary schools.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Amanda Bouldin, Hills. 12; Rep. Query, Hills. 16; Rep. Gourgue, Straf. 25; Rep. J. Schmidt, Hills. 28; Rep. Frost, Straf. 16; Rep. Weston, Graf. 8; Rep. Horrigan, Straf. 6; Rep. Klein, Hills. 11; Sen. Hennessey, Dist 5

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill repeals the provision permitting school districts to authorize the recitation of the Lord's prayer in public elementary schools.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0727

06/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to the recitation of the Lord's prayer in public elementary schools.

 

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

 

1  Repeal.  RSA 194:15-a, relative to recitation of the Lord's prayer in elementary schools, is repealed.

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

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 2, 2019 Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Education HJ 2 P. 44
Jan. 17, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/17/2019 02:30 pm LOB 207
Feb. 5, 2019 Executive Session: 02/05/2019 10:00 am LOB 207
Feb. 27, 2019 Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/27/2019 (Vote 15-5; RC) HC 13 P. 28
Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 15-5; RC)
Minority Committee Report: Ought to Pass
Feb. 28, 2019 Lay on Table (Rep. Ley): MA VV 02/28/2019 HJ 7 P. 56

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 17, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 5, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 27, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB289 Revision: 4533 Date: Dec. 28, 2018, 10:22 a.m.