HB435 (2019) Detail

Relative to certain terminology in the rulemaking authority of the department of education.


CHAPTER 258

HB 435 - FINAL VERSION

 

05/15/2019   1988s

2019 SESSION

19-0686

06/10

 

HOUSE BILL 435

 

AN ACT relative to certain terminology in the rulemaking authority of the department of education.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Myler, Merr. 10

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill corrects certain terminology in the rulemaking authority of the department of education.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

05/15/2019   1988s 19-0686

06/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to certain terminology in the rulemaking authority of the department of education.

 

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

 

258:1  Department of Education; Rulemaking Authority.  Amend RSA 21-N:9, II(cc) to read as follows:

(cc)(1)  The establishment and enforcement of a code of ethics and a code of conduct for [certified] licensed or certified educational personnel[, which shall be adopted no later than July 1, 2018].  [This] These professional [code] codes shall include a statement of purpose and standards defining each of the 4 primary principles which are:

(A)  Responsibility to the education profession and educational professionals.

(B)  Responsibility to students.

(C)  Responsibility to the school community.

(D)  Responsible and ethical use of technology as it relates to students, schools, and other educational professionals.

(2)  The professional code of ethics and the professional code of conduct shall apply to all teachers, [supervisors,] specialists, and administrators[, and other personnel licensed or seeking licensure in the education profession in the state of New Hampshire.  In this subparagraph, "teacher" means a person who has applied for or holds a valid teaching license, credential, or other equivalent certificate issued by the state board of education] who are licensed or certified by the department.

258:2  Duties of the State Board of Education.  Amend RSA 186:11, X(e) to read as follows:

(e)  Establishment and enforcement of a code of ethics and a code of conduct for [certified] licensed or certified educational personnel as provided in RSA 21-N:9, II(cc).

258:3  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: July 19, 2019

Effective Date: September 17, 2019

Links

HB435 at GenCourtMobile
HB435 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 23, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 5, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 14, 2019 House Floor Vote
April 23, 2019 Senate Hearing
May 15, 2019 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB435 Revision: 6604 Date: Dec. 4, 2019, 8:10 a.m.
HB435 Revision: 6257 Date: June 13, 2019, 1:33 p.m.
HB435 Revision: 6019 Date: May 16, 2019, 11:28 a.m.
HB435 Revision: 4588 Date: Jan. 8, 2019, 8:58 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 01:15 pm LOB 207
Feb. 5, 2019 Executive Session: 02/05/2019 10:00 am LOB 207
Feb. 14, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 02/14/2019 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 11 P. 4
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 19-0; CC)
Feb. 14, 2019 Ought to Pass: MA VV 02/14/2019 HJ 5 P. 9
Feb. 14, 2019 Referred to Executive Departments and Administration 02/14/2019 HJ 5 P. 9
Feb. 27, 2019 Referral Waived by Committee Chair per House Rule 46(f) 02/27/2019 HJ 6 P. 99
March 7, 2019 Introduced 03/07/2019 and Referred to Education and Workforce Development; SJ 8
April 23, 2019 Hearing: 04/23/2019, Room 103, LOB, 09:15 am; SC 19
May 15, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-1837s, 05/15/2019; SC 22
May 15, 2019 Committee Amendment # 2019-1837s, AF, VV; 05/15/2019; SJ 16
May 15, 2019 Sen. Kahn Floor Amendment # 2019-1988s, AA, VV; 05/15/2019; SJ 16
May 15, 2019 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-1988s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 05/15/2019; SJ 16
May 23, 2019 House Concurs with Senate Amendment 1988s (Rep. Myler): MA VV 05/23/2019
June 13, 2019 House Concurs with Senate Amendment 1988s (Rep. Myler): MA VV 06/13/2019 HJ 19 P. 3
June 27, 2019 Enrolled (In recess 06/27/2019); SJ 21
June 27, 2019 Enrolled 06/27/2019 HJ 20 P. 53
July 19, 2019 Signed by Governor Sununu 07/19/2019; Chapter 258; Eff: 09/17/2019