Bill Details - HB617 (2019)

HB 617 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0675

08/06

 

HOUSE BILL 617

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study recycling streams in New Hampshire.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Ebel, Merr. 5; Rep. Turcotte, Merr. 22; Rep. Carson, Merr. 7; Rep. Tucker, Coos 5; Rep. O'Connor, Rock. 6; Rep. Malloy, Rock. 23; Sen. Ward, Dist 8; Sen. Watters, Dist 4; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21

 

COMMITTEE: Environment and Agriculture

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study recycling streams in New Hampshire.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0675

08/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study recycling streams in New Hampshire.

 

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

 

1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study recycling programs in New Hampshire.

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:

I.  The state of recycling programs in New Hampshire in light of changing market conditions.

II.  Challenges faced by municipalities in running recycling programs.

III.  Such other related issues as the committee deems necessary, including potential legislation.

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, any recommendations for proposed legislation, and recommendations for actions that can be taken by municipalities and the state 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. 22
Jan. 29, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/29/2019 01:45 pm LOB 303
Feb. 5, 2019 Executive Session: 02/05/2019 01:00 pm LOB 303
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 19-0; CC)
Feb. 14, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 02/14/2019 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 11 P. 5
Feb. 14, 2019 Ought to Pass: MA VV 02/14/2019 HJ 5 P. 10
March 7, 2019 Introduced 03/07/2019 and Referred to Energy and Natural Resources; SJ 8
March 26, 2019 Hearing: 03/26/2019, Room 103, SH, 09:15 am; SC 15

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 29, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 5, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 14, 2019 House Floor Vote
March 26, 2019 Senate Hearing

Bill Text Revisions

HB617 Revision: 4886 Date: Jan. 16, 2019, 8:42 a.m.