HB1168 (2020) Detail

Commemorating the first labor strike in the United States by women.


HB 1168 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

13Feb2020... 0152h

2020 SESSION

20-2214

08/06

 

HOUSE BILL 1168

 

AN ACT commemorating the first labor strike in the United States by women.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Conley, Straf. 13; Rep. Schultz, Merr. 18; Rep. Southworth, Straf. 20; Rep. Fargo, Straf. 14; Rep. Levesque, Straf. 4; Rep. Mulligan, Graf. 12; Sen. Watters, Dist 4

 

COMMITTEE: Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill proclaims a yearly commemoration of the first labor strike in the United States by women in Dover.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

13Feb2020... 0152h

20-2214

08/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT commemorating the first labor strike in the United States by women.

 

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

 

1  New Section; Observances Proclaimed by the Governor; Commemoration of the First Labor Strike By Women in the United States Recognition Day.  Amend RSA 4 by inserting after section 13-z the following new section:

4:13-aa  The Dover Mill Girls Recognition Day.  The governor shall annually issue a proclamation calling for a proper observance of December 30 in recognition of the first all-women labor strike in the state of New Hampshire, which took place over 3  days in Dover, starting December 26, 1828.  This was a seminal event in United States history for both labor and women's rights movements.  Schools and libraries are encouraged to commemorate the day with appropriate ceremonies and activities as close to the date as possible.  

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

Links

HB1168 at GenCourtMobile
HB1168 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 16, 2020 House Hearing
Jan. 23, 2020 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 6, 2020 House Floor Vote
Feb. 13, 2020 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1168 Revision: 8117 Date: Feb. 13, 2020, 2:52 p.m.
HB1168 Revision: 6798 Date: Dec. 2, 2019, 11:01 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services HJ 1 P. 12
Jan. 16, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/16/2020 11:00 am LOB 307
Jan. 23, 2020 Executive Session: 01/23/2020 01:00 pm LOB 307
Feb. 13, 2020 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0152h for 02/13/2020 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 5 P. 3
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0152h (Vote 20-0; CC)
Feb. 6, 2020 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0152h for 02/06/2020 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 5 P. 3
Feb. 13, 2020 Amendment # 2020-0152h: AA VV 02/13/2020 HJ 3 P. 3
Feb. 13, 2020 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2020-0152h: MA VV 02/13/2020 HJ 3 P. 3
March 11, 2020 Introduced 03/11/2020 and Referred to Executive Departments and Administration; SJ 7
June 16, 2020 Vacated from Committee and Laid on Table, MA, VV; 06/16/2020 SJ 8
June 16, 2020 No Pending Motion; 06/16/2020 SJ 8