Bill Details - SB155 (2019)

SB 155  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0986

08/10

 

SENATE BILL 155

 

AN ACT relative to permissible campaign contributions by business organizations.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Feltes, Dist 15; Sen. Levesque, Dist 12; Sen. Hennessey, Dist 5; Rep. Keans, Straf. 23

 

COMMITTEE: Election Law and Municipal Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill prohibits political contributions from business organizations.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0986

08/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to permissible campaign contributions by business organizations.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; Prohibited Political Contributions; Business Organizations.  Amend RSA 664:4 by inserting after paragraph I the following new paragraph:

I-a.  By any business organization, or by any officer, director, executive, agent, partner, or employee acting on behalf of such business organization.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and Referred to Election Law and Municipal Affairs; SJ 4
Feb. 6, 2019 Hearing: 02/06/2019, Room 102, LOB, 09:30 am; SC 9
March 27, 2019 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate, 03/27/2019; SC 15
March 28, 2019 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate, 03/28/2019; SC 15
March 28, 2019 Inexpedient to Legislate, MA, VV === BILL KILLED ===; 03/28/2019; SJ 11

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 6, 2019 Senate Hearing
March 28, 2019 Senate Floor Vote
March 27, 2019 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB155 Revision: 5163 Date: Jan. 22, 2019, 9:06 a.m.