HB1488 (2020) Detail

Prohibiting conditioning of employment or student enrollment on approved housing.


HB 1488 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2656

08/03

 

HOUSE BILL 1488

 

AN ACT prohibiting conditioning of employment or student enrollment on approved housing.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Lucas, Sull. 2

 

COMMITTEE: Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill prohibits the conditioning of employment or student enrollment on approved housing.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2656

08/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT prohibiting conditioning of employment or student enrollment on approved housing.

 

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

 

1  New Chapter; Employment or Enrollment Conditioned on Housing.  Amend RSA by inserting after chapter 357-G the following new chapter:

CHAPTER 357-H

EMPLOYMENT OR ENROLLMENT CONDITIONED ON HOUSING

357-H:1  Employment or Enrollment Conditioned on Housing Prohibited.

I.  No employer shall make continued employment conditioned on:

(a)  The purchase or rental of housing from an approved seller or landlord; or

(b)  The avoidance of certain unapproved sellers or landlords for the purchase or rental of housing.

II.  No postsecondary educational institution shall make continued enrollment conditioned on:

(a)  The purchase or rental of housing from an approved seller or landlord; or

(b)  The avoidance of certain unapproved sellers or landlords for the purchase or rental of housing.

III.  Violation of this chapter shall be considered a violation of RSA 356:2 and RSA 358-A and the violator shall be liable for the penalties in those sections.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 90 days after its passage.

Links

HB1488 at GenCourtMobile
HB1488 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 15, 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

HB1488 Revision: 7131 Date: Dec. 3, 2019, 10:25 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services HJ 1 P. 24
Jan. 15, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/15/2020 11:00 am LOB 307
Jan. 23, 2020 Executive Session: 01/23/2020 01:00 pm LOB 307
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 19-0; CC)
Feb. 13, 2020 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/13/2020 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 5 P. 3
Feb. 6, 2020 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/06/2020 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 5 P. 3
Feb. 13, 2020 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/13/2020 HJ 3 P. 3