Bill Details - SB66 (2019)

SB 66 - AS AMENDED BY THE SENATE

 

03/21/2019   1046s

2019 SESSION

19-0916

11/03

 

SENATE BILL 66

 

AN ACT relative to political contributions by candidates for certain offices.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Birdsell, Dist 19; Sen. Bradley, Dist 3; Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Sen. French, Dist 7; Sen. Giuda, Dist 2; Sen. Gray, Dist 6; Sen. Ward, Dist 8; Rep. B. Griffin, Hills. 6

 

COMMITTEE: Election Law and Municipal Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill prohibits candidates for certain offices from making political contributions to certain candidates, committees, parties, and political advocacy 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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

03/21/2019   1046s 19-0916

11/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to political contributions by candidates for certain offices.

 

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

 

1  New Section; Prohibited Political Contributions by Certain Current Candidates for Office.  Amend RSA 664 by inserting after section 4-b the following new section:

664:4-c  Prohibited Political Contributions by Certain Current Candidates for Office.  Any candidate for the office of secretary of state, state treasurer, or any other office elected by a joint session of the general court, is prohibited from making contributions to any political committee, political party, political committee of a political party, political advocacy organization, candidate committee, or candidate for state representative, speaker of the house of representatives, or state senator.  

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

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and Referred to Election Law and Municipal Affairs; SJ 4
Jan. 30, 2019 Hearing: 01/30/2019, Room 102, LOB, 10:00 am; SC 8
March 21, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-1046s, 03/21/2019; SC 14
March 21, 2019 Committee Amendment # 2019-1046s, AA, VV; 03/21/2019; SJ 9
March 21, 2019 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-1046s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 03/21/2019; SJ 9
March 20, 2019 Introduced 03/20/2019 and referred to Election Law HJ 11 P. 72
April 10, 2019 Public Hearing: 04/10/2019 01:15 pm LOB 308
April 25, 2019 Executive Session: 04/25/2019 11:00 am LOB 308
Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 12-8; RC)
June 5, 2019 Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 06/05/2019 (Vote 12-8; RC) HC 27 P. 13
Minority Committee Report: Ought to Pass
June 5, 2019 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA DV 224-125 06/05/2019

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 30, 2019 Senate Hearing
March 21, 2019 Senate Floor Vote
April 10, 2019 House Hearing
April 25, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
June 5, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB66 Revision: 5044 Date: Jan. 17, 2019, 5:47 p.m.
SB66 Revision: 5633 Date: March 21, 2019, 12:15 p.m.