Bill Details - HB502 (2019)

HB 502 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0132

04/08

 

HOUSE BILL 502

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the will of Benjamin Thompson and whether the university of New Hampshire is in compliance therewith.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. P. Schmidt, Straf. 19

 

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study the will of Benjamin Thompson and determine whether the reorganization of the Thompson school of applied science by the university of New Hampshire is in compliance with the terms of the will.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0132

04/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the will of Benjamin Thompson and whether the university of New Hampshire is in compliance therewith.

 

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

 

1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study the will of Benjamin Thompson and whether the university of New Hampshire is in compliance with the terms of the will.

2  Membership and Compensation.

I.  The members of the committee shall be as follows:

(a)  Four members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

(b)  Two members 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 the will of Benjamin Thompson and determine whether the reorganization of the Thompson school of applied science by the university of New Hampshire is in compliance with the terms of the will.

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.  Four members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.

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 Judiciary HJ 3 P. 17
Jan. 24, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/24/2019 11:00 am LOB 208
Feb. 26, 2019 Executive Session: 02/26/2019 02:30 pm LOB 208
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 19-0; CC)
March 7, 2019 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/07/2019 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 14 P. 5
March 7, 2019 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 03/07/2019

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 24, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 26, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 7, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB502 Revision: 4763 Date: Jan. 15, 2019, 9:49 a.m.