Bill Details - HB379 (2019)

HB 379 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0283

04/06

 

HOUSE BILL 379

 

AN ACT requiring state employees to use state computer servers for employment-related activity.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. McWilliams, Merr. 27; Rep. Egan, Graf. 2; Rep. Cannon, Straf. 18

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires state employees to only use state-owned or state-provided information technology resources for the performance of state duties as part of his or her role as a state employee.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0283

04/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT requiring state employees to use state computer servers for employment-related activity.

 

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

 

1  New Chapter; State Employees' Use of State Information Technology Resources.  Amend RSA by inserting after chapter 98-F the following new chapter:

CHAPTER 98-G

STATE EMPLOYEES' USE OF STATE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY RESOURCES

98-G:1  Definitions.  In this chapter:

I.  "Information technology resources" means any state-owned or state-provided computers, computer servers and networks, Internet access, electronic mail, electronic media and services, hardware, and software.

II.  "State employee" means any regular classified, nonclassified, or unclassified officer or employee of the state or any department, commission, institution or agency of the state government by which an employee is paid through the office of the state treasurer, or employees of the general court who work on a full-time basis and are eligible for other state benefits, but whose salary is calculated on a per diem basis, or any employee of the retirement system, or any full-time employee of the community college system of New Hampshire, or of any of the groups authorized to participate under this chapter but excluding any person who is a teacher, permanent policeman, or permanent fireman as defined in this section, or who is a member or attache of the general court or member of the executive council.

98-G:2  State Employees' Use of State Information Technology Resources.  A state employee shall use only state-owned  or state-provided information technology resources for the performance of state duties as part of his or her role as a state employee.

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

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration HJ 3 P. 12
Jan. 24, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/24/2019 01:00 pm LOB 306
Feb. 5, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/05/2019 09:00 am LOB 306
Feb. 12, 2019 Executive Session: 02/12/2019 01:30 pm LOB 306
Feb. 27, 2019 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/27/2019 (Vote 18-0; CC) HC 13 P. 8
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 18-0; CC)
Feb. 27, 2019 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/27/2019 HJ 6 P. 10

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 24, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 12, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 27, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB379 Revision: 4604 Date: Jan. 7, 2019, 3:01 p.m.