Bill Details - SB87 (2019)

SB 87  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0959

01/08

 

SENATE BILL 87

 

AN ACT relative to the syringe service programs.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Gray, Dist 6; Sen. Bradley, Dist 3

 

COMMITTEE: Health and Human Services

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill clarifies the funding for syringe service programs.

 

This bill is a request of the department of health and human services.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0959

01/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to the syringe service programs.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; Syringe Service Programs.  Amend RSA 318-B:43 by inserting after paragraph II the following new paragraph:

III.  Nothing in this section shall be construed to prohibit the department of health and human services from administering and or disbursing federal or other funds to syringe service programs authorized under this section.  The use of state general funds shall be prohibited unless otherwise appropriated by the general court or if deemed necessary to control a disease outbreak pursuant to RSA 141-C:3.

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

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and Referred to Health and Human Services; SJ 4
March 5, 2019 Hearing: 03/05/2019, Room 101, LOB, 02:00 pm; SC 12
March 21, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 03/21/2019; SC 14

Action Dates

Date Body Type
March 5, 2019 Senate Hearing
March 21, 2019 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB87 Revision: 5011 Date: Jan. 17, 2019, 5:23 p.m.