HB294 (2019) Detail

Establishing a committee to study enforcement of the equal pay act provisions.


HB 294 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0822

04/08

 

HOUSE BILL 294

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study enforcement of the equal pay act provisions.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Frost, Straf. 16

 

COMMITTEE: Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study the state law governing equal pay.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0822

04/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study enforcement of the equal pay act provisions.

 

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

 

1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study enforcement of the state law governing equal pay.

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)  Three members 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.

3  Duties.  The committee shall study the state law governing equal pay established in RSA 275:37.  The committee shall also study how the law is being enforced and whether the law or its enforcement procedures needs to be amended.

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 first-named house member.  The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section.  Four members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.

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, 2019.

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

Links

HB294 at GenCourtMobile
HB294 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 23, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 6, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 14, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB294 Revision: 4562 Date: Dec. 28, 2018, 10:31 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 2, 2019 Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services HJ 2 P. 44
Jan. 23, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/23/2019 01:00 pm LOB 304
Feb. 6, 2019 Executive Session: 02/06/2019 10:00 am LOB 307
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 19-0; CC)
Feb. 14, 2019 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/14/2019 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 11 P. 8
Feb. 14, 2019 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/14/2019 HJ 5 P. 17