HB1372 (2020) Detail

Relative to the election of Carroll county commissioners.


HB 1372 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2658

10/06

 

HOUSE BILL 1372

 

AN ACT relative to the election of Carroll county commissioners.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Ticehurst, Carr. 3; Rep. Knirk, Carr. 3

 

COMMITTEE: Municipal and County Government

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill changes the election of the Carroll county commissioners to be elected by the voters in each county commissioner district.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2658

10/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT relative to the election of Carroll county commissioners.

 

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

 

1  Election; Carroll County Commissioners.  Amend RSA 653:1, VI(b) to read as follows:

(b)  Carroll county-one county commissioner [from each county commissioner district by all the voters of the county] by the voters in each county commissioner district; provided that, at the [1994] 2020 state general election, the commissioner from district [1] 2 shall be elected to a 4-year term, no commissioner from district 1 shall be elected, and the [commissioners from districts 2 and 3 shall each] commissioner from district 3 shall be elected to a 2-year term.  At each subsequent state general election, 2 commissioners whose terms are expiring shall be elected by [all the voters of the county] the voters of the districts in which a commissioner's term is expiring; and, of the commissioners so chosen, one shall serve a 4-year term and one shall serve a 2-year term and both shall hold their offices until their successors are chosen and qualified.  Following the [1994] 2020 state general election, the 4-year term shall be rotated in sequence starting with district [2] 3.

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

Links

HB1372 at GenCourtMobile
HB1372 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 16, 2020 House Hearing
Jan. 29, 2020 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 19, 2020 House Floor Vote
Feb. 20, 2020 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1372 Revision: 7014 Date: Dec. 2, 2019, 3:25 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Municipal and County Government HJ 1 P. 19
Jan. 16, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/16/2020 11:30 am LOB 301
Jan. 29, 2020 Executive Session: 01/29/2020 01:30 pm LOB 301
Feb. 19, 2020 Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 02/19/2020 (Vote 10-8; RC) HC 7 P. 35
Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 10-8; RC)
Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate
Feb. 20, 2020 Special Order to regular place in next calendar (Rep. Ley): MA VV 02/20/2020
March 5, 2020 Ought to Pass: MA RC 203-141 03/05/2020 HJ 6 P. 24
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