Bill Details - HB426 (2019)

HB 426 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0642

08/06

 

HOUSE BILL 426

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study allowing town clerks to accept proof of certain exemptions from the rabies vaccine for the purpose of registering dogs.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Sofikitis, Hills. 34; Rep. King, Hills. 33; Rep. Horrigan, Straf. 6; Rep. Bushway, Rock. 21

 

COMMITTEE: Environment and Agriculture

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishing a committee to study allowing town clerks to accept proof of certain exemptions from the rabies vaccine for the purpose of registering dogs.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0642

08/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study allowing town clerks to accept proof of certain exemptions from the rabies vaccine for the purpose of registering dogs.

 

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

 

1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study allowing town clerks to accept proof of exemption from a rabies vaccination in order to register a dog.

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)  One member 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 allowing town clerks to accept proof of exemption from a rabies vaccination in order to register a dog, including considering proof of positive blood titer for exemption.

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.  

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.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and referred to Environment and Agriculture HJ 3 P. 14
Feb. 19, 2019 Public Hearing: 02/19/2019 10:00 am LOB 303
Feb. 26, 2019 Executive Session: 02/26/2019 01:30 pm LOB 303
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 20-0; CC)
March 7, 2019 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/07/2019 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 14 P. 5
March 7, 2019 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 03/07/2019 HJ 8 P. 7

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 19, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 26, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 7, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB426 Revision: 4639 Date: Jan. 8, 2019, 8:38 a.m.