HB1306 (2020) Detail

Relative to the recitation of the Lord's prayer in public elementary schools.


HB 1306 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2215

06/01

 

HOUSE BILL 1306

 

AN ACT relative to the recitation of the Lord's prayer in public elementary schools.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Amanda Bouldin, Hills. 12; Rep. Weston, Graf. 8; Rep. Andrew Bouldin, Hills. 12; Rep. Ley, Ches. 9; Rep. Ellison, Merr. 27; Rep. Query, Hills. 16; Rep. Gourgue, Straf. 25; Rep. J. Schmidt, Hills. 28; Rep. Horrigan, Straf. 6; Sen. Hennessey, Dist 5

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill repeals the provision permitting school districts to authorize the recitation of the Lord's prayer in public elementary schools.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2215

06/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT relative to the recitation of the Lord's prayer in public elementary schools.

 

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

 

1  Repeal.  RSA 194:15-a, relative to recitation of the Lord's prayer in elementary schools, is repealed.

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

Links

HB1306 at GenCourtMobile
HB1306 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 29, 2020 House Hearing
Feb. 25, 2020 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 11, 2020 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1306 Revision: 6937 Date: Dec. 2, 2019, 2:14 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Education HJ 1 P. 17
Jan. 29, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/29/2020 10:00 am LOB 207
Feb. 25, 2020 Executive Session: 02/25/2020 10:00 am LOB 207
March 11, 2020 Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 03/11/2020 (Vote 12-6; RC) HC 10 P. 47
Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 12-6; RC)
Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate
March 12, 2020 Ought to Pass: MA RC 196-128 03/12/2020
June 16, 2020 Introduced 06/16/2020, and Laid on Table, MA, VV; 06/16/2020; SJ 8
June 16, 2020 No Pending Motion; 06/16/2020 SJ 8