HB1413 (2020) Detail

Requiring lobbyist forms submitted in writing to be legible.


HB 1413 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2244

10/05

 

HOUSE BILL 1413

 

AN ACT requiring lobbyist forms submitted in writing to be legible.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Horn, Merr. 2

 

COMMITTEE: Legislative Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires that lobbyist statements submitted to the secretary of state be legible when filed, or returned to the lobbyist until a legible filing has been received.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2244

10/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT requiring lobbyist forms submitted in writing to be legible.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; Lobbyists; Registration Forms.  Amend RSA 15:3 by inserting after paragraph II the following new paragraph:

III.  All lobbyist registrations shall be legible when filed.  Upon determination by the secretary of state that a filing is not legible, the filing shall be returned to the lobbyist and deemed not filed until a legible filing has been received.

2  New Paragraph; Lobbyists; Statements.  Amend RSA 15:6 by inserting after paragraph V the following new paragraph:

V-a.  All lobbyist statements shall be legible when filed.  Upon determination by the secretary of state that a filing is not legible, the filing shall be returned to the lobbyist and deemed not filed until a legible filing has been received.

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

Links

HB1413 at GenCourtMobile
HB1413 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 29, 2020 House Hearing
Feb. 5, 2020 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 19, 2020 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1413 Revision: 7054 Date: Dec. 3, 2019, 8:46 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Legislative Administration HJ 1 P. 21
Jan. 29, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/29/2020 10:30 am LOB 303
Feb. 5, 2020 Executive Session: 02/05/2020 01:00 pm LOB 303
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 13-0; CC)
Feb. 19, 2020 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/19/2020 (Vote 13-0; CC) HC 7 P. 11
Feb. 19, 2020 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/19/2020 HJ 4 P. 17