Bill Details - HB714 (2019)

CHAPTER 39

HB 714-FN - FINAL VERSION

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0469

08/01

 

HOUSE BILL 714-FN

 

AN ACT relative to New Hampshire products purchased and sold by the liquor commission.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Williams, Hills. 4

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce and Consumer Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill modifies the requirement that the liquor commission purchase and list for sale New Hampshire products.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0469

08/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to New Hampshire products purchased and sold by the liquor commission.

 

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

 

39:1  New Hampshire Products.  Amend RSA 176:12 to read as follows:

176:12  New Hampshire Products.

I.  The commission, wherever feasible, shall purchase and list for sale in all state stores [the domestic] liquor and wines [manufactured or bottled in this state by a manufacturer] that are grown in New Hampshire, made in New Hampshire, or packaged in New Hampshire.  This section shall only apply to New Hampshire domestic manufacturers selling less than 15,000 9-liter-equivalent total cases annually within the state of New Hampshire.

II.  In this section:

(a)  “Grown in New Hampshire” means that at least 80 percent of the primary ingredients were grown or produced in New Hampshire and the finished product was manufactured and packaged in New Hampshire.

(b)  “Made in New Hampshire” means that the finished product was packaged in New Hampshire and was at least 50 percent manufactured in New Hampshire.

(c)  “Packaged in New Hampshire” means that the finished product was packaged in New Hampshire.

39:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: May 15, 2019

Effective Date: July 14, 2019

 

 

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 3 P. 27
Feb. 20, 2019 Public Hearing: 02/20/2019 11:00 am LOB 302
Feb. 21, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/21/2019 09:30 am LOB 302
Feb. 21, 2019 ==RECESSED== Executive Session: 02/21/2019 02:00 pm LOB 302
March 5, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 03/05/2019 08:30 am LOB 302
March 8, 2019 ==CONTINUED== Executive Session: 03/08/2019 01:30 pm LOB 302-304
March 19, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 03/19/2019 (Vote 17-3; RC) HC 16 P. 22
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 17-3; RC)
March 19, 2019 Ought to Pass: MA VV 03/19/2019 HJ 10 P. 80
March 28, 2019 Introduced 03/28/2019 and Referred to Commerce; SJ 12
April 9, 2019 Hearing: 04/09/2019, Room 100, SH, 02:30 pm; SC 17
April 18, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 04/18/2019; Vote 5-0; CC SC 18
April 18, 2019 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 04/18/2019; SJ 13
May 2, 2019 Enrolled (In recess 05/02/2019); SJ 16
May 2, 2019 Enrolled 05/02/2019 HJ 14 P. 42
May 15, 2019 Signed by Governor Sununu 05/15/2019; Chapter 39; Eff: 07/14/2019

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 20, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 21, 2019 House Exec Session
March 8, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 19, 2019 House Floor Vote
April 9, 2019 Senate Hearing
April 18, 2019 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB714 Revision: 5058 Date: Jan. 29, 2019, 10:16 a.m.
HB714 Revision: 5750 Date: April 18, 2019, 10:46 a.m.
HB714 Revision: 6017 Date: May 16, 2019, 10:50 a.m.