Bill Details - HB713 (2019)

HB 713-FN-LOCAL - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

27Feb2019... 0512h

2019 SESSION

19-0434

04/06

 

HOUSE BILL 713-FN-LOCAL

 

AN ACT relative to transportation of pupils.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Weyler, Rock. 13; Rep. Cordelli, Carr. 4; Rep. Leishman, Hills. 24; Sen. Birdsell, Dist 19

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill revises the requirements for transportation of pupils in kindergarten through grade 12.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

27Feb2019... 0512h 19-0434

04/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to transportation of pupils.

 

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

 

1  Transportation of Pupils.  Amend RSA 189:6 to read as follows:

189:6  Transportation of Pupils.  The local school district shall furnish transportation to [all] pupils in [grade 1] kindergarten through grade 8 who live more than 2 miles from the school to which they are assigned.  [The local school board may furnish transportation to kindergarten pupils, pupils in grades above the eighth or to any pupils residing less than 2 miles from the school to which they are assigned,] The local school district may furnish transportation to pupils in kindergarten through grade 8 who live 2 miles or less from the school to which they are assigned, and to pupils in grades 9 through 12, when it finds that this is appropriate, and shall furnish it when so directed by the commissioner of education.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect July 1, 2020.

 

LBAO

19-0434

Amended 2/28/19

 

HB 713-FN-LOCAL- FISCAL NOTE

AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE (AMENDMENT #2019-0512h)

 

AN ACT relative to transportation of pupils.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:      [    ] State              [    ] County               [ X ] Local              [    ] None

 

 

 

Estimated Increase / (Decrease)

LOCAL:

FY 2020

FY 2021

FY 2022

FY 2023

   Revenue

$0

$0

$0

$0

   Expenditures

$0

Indeterminable

Indeterminable

Indeterminable

 

METHODOLOGY:

This bill, as amended, modifies transportation requirements for school districts.  It is not known how much of an impact, if any, this will have on local school district expenditures.

 

AGENCIES CONTACTED:

Department of Education

 

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and referred to Education HJ 3 P. 27
Jan. 29, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/29/2019 01:30 pm LOB 210-211
Feb. 5, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/05/2019 01:00 pm LOB 207
Feb. 7, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/07/2019 10:00 am LOB 207
Feb. 13, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/13/2019 01:00 pm LOB 207
Feb. 19, 2019 Executive Session: 02/19/2019 10:00 am LOB 207
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0512h (NT) (Vote 19-0; CC)
Feb. 27, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0512h (NT) for 02/27/2019 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 13 P. 6
Feb. 27, 2019 Amendment # 2019-0512h (NT): AA VV 02/27/2019
Feb. 27, 2019 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-0512h (NT): MA VV 02/27/2019
Feb. 27, 2019 Referred to Finance 02/27/2019
March 4, 2019 Finance Division II Work Session: 03/04/2019 01:00 pm LOB 209
March 13, 2019 Executive Session: 03/13/2019 10:00 am LOB 210-211
March 19, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 03/19/2019 (Vote 20-1; RC) HC 16 P. 27
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 20-1; RC)
March 19, 2019 Ought to Pass: MA VV 03/19/2019

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 29, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 19, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 27, 2019 House Floor Vote
March 13, 2019 House Exec Session
March 19, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB713 Revision: 5064 Date: Feb. 1, 2019, 1:11 p.m.
HB713 Revision: 5395 Date: March 4, 2019, 11:22 a.m.