HB301 (2019) Detail

Relative to funeral and burial or cremation expenses for assisted persons.


CHAPTER 99

HB 301-FN-LOCAL - FINAL VERSION

 

27Feb2019... 0319h

2019 SESSION

19-0317

01/03

 

HOUSE BILL 301-FN-LOCAL

 

AN ACT relative to funeral and burial or cremation expenses for assisted persons.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Connors, Hills. 15

 

COMMITTEE: Municipal and County Government

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill authorizes towns and cities to access certain funds for burial or cremation of assisted persons.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

27Feb2019... 0319h 19-0317

01/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to funeral and burial or cremation expenses for assisted persons.

 

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

 

99:1  Aid to Assisted Persons; Funeral and Burial or Cremation Expenses.  Amend RSA 165:27-a, I to read as follows:

I.  Except when a town or city assisted person has made arrangements for a prepaid funeral, [if the total of his liquid assets at death are less than $1,000,] if there are liquid assets at death, there shall be an automatic assignment to the funeral director or the person who paid for the funeral and burial or cremation of the deceased to the extent of funeral and burial or cremation expenses up to [$1,000] $2,000.

99:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: June 21, 2019

Effective Date: August 20, 2019

 

 

Links

HB301 at GenCourtMobile
HB301 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 16, 2019 House Hearing
Jan. 23, 2019 House Exec Session
Feb. 12, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 27, 2019 House Floor Vote
April 11, 2019 Senate Hearing
April 10, 2019 Senate Hearing
May 2, 2019 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB301 Revision: 6391 Date: Dec. 3, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
HB301 Revision: 5801 Date: May 2, 2019, 12:47 p.m.
HB301 Revision: 5410 Date: March 4, 2019, 2:19 p.m.
HB301 Revision: 4489 Date: Dec. 31, 2018, 9:02 a.m.

Docket


June 21, 2019: Signed by Governor Sununu 06/21/2019; Chapter 99; Eff: 08/20/2019


May 8, 2019: Enrolled 05/08/2019 HJ 15 P. 101


May 15, 2019: Enrolled (In recess 05/15/2019); SJ 17


May 2, 2019: Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 05/02/2019; SJ 15


May 2, 2019: Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 05/02/2019; Vote 5-0; CC SC 20


April 10, 2019: Hearing: 04/10/2019, Room 102, LOB, 09:15 am; SC 17


April 11, 2019: Hearing: 04/11/2019, Room 102, LOB, 09:15 am; SC 17


March 14, 2019: Introduced 03/14/2019 and Referred to Election Law and Municipal Affairs; SJ 9


Feb. 27, 2019: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-0319h: MA VV 02/27/2019 HJ 6 P. 20


Feb. 27, 2019: Amendment # 2019-0319h: AA VV 02/27/2019 HJ 6 P. 20


: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0319h (Vote 20-0; CC)


Feb. 27, 2019: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0319h for 02/27/2019 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 13 P. 13


Feb. 12, 2019: ==CONTINUED== Executive Session: 02/12/2019 10:45 am LOB 301


Feb. 6, 2019: Subcommittee Work Session: 02/06/2019 09:00 am LOB 301


Jan. 23, 2019: ==RECESSED== Executive Session: 01/23/2019 01:00 pm LOB 301


Jan. 16, 2019: Public Hearing: 01/16/2019 01:30 pm LOB 301


Jan. 2, 2019: Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Municipal and County Government HJ 2 P. 44