HB430 (2019) Detail

Requiring school boards to establish conflict of interest policies.


HB 430 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0664

04/06

 

HOUSE BILL 430

 

AN ACT requiring school boards to establish conflict of interest policies.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Torosian, Rock. 14; Rep. Wallace, Rock. 33; Rep. True, Rock. 4; Rep. Janigian, Rock. 8; Rep. Abramson, Rock. 20; Rep. Owens, Rock. 4; Rep. Potucek, Rock. 6; Rep. Steven Smith, Sull. 11

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires the state board of education to adopt rules requiring the state board and each school district in the state to develop and implement a conflict of interest policy.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0664

04/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT requiring school boards to establish conflict of interest policies.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; State Board of Education; Duties.  Amend RSA 186:11 by inserting after paragraph XXXVII the following new paragraph:

XXXVIII.  Conflict of Interest.  Adopt rules pursuant to RSA 541-A requiring the state board of education and the school board of each school district to develop and implement a conflict of interest of policy governing the activities of the members of the school board and school district administration.  The policy shall, at a minimum, include provisions for reporting alleged conflicts of interest to the school board, investigation of such reports, and recommended actions to be taken or sanctions imposed to resolve the matter.  A school board that has an existing conflict of interest policy shall amend such policy to comply with the requirements of this paragraph.

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

Links

HB430 at GenCourtMobile
HB430 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 23, 2019 House Hearing
March 12, 2019 House Exec Session
March 13, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 19, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB430 Revision: 4661 Date: Jan. 8, 2019, 8:46 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and referred to Education HJ 3 P. 14
Jan. 23, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/23/2019 01:00 pm LOB 207
March 12, 2019 ==CANCELLED== Executive Session: 03/12/2019 10:00 am LOB 207
March 13, 2019 ==RESCHEDULED== Executive Session: 03/13/2019 10:00 am LOB 207
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 19-0; CC)
March 19, 2019 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/19/2019 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 16 P. 7
March 19, 2019 Removed from Consent (Rep. Torosian) 03/19/2019 HJ 10 P. 2
March 20, 2019 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA DV 258-77 03/20/2019 HJ 11 P. 62