HB360 (2020) Detail

Relative to the definition of stepparent.


HB 360 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0792

05/01

 

HOUSE BILL 360

 

AN ACT relative to the definition of stepparent.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. DeSimone, Rock. 14

 

COMMITTEE: Children and Family Law

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill adds a definition of stepparent to the chapter governing parental rights and responsibilities.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0792

05/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to the definition of stepparent.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; Parental Rights and Responsibilities; Definition of Stepparent Added.  Amend RSA 461-A:1 by inserting after paragraph VII the following new paragraph:

VIII.  Stepparent means a spouse who is married to a child's biological or legal parent, but is neither the biological nor legal parent of the child.

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

Links

HB360 at GenCourtMobile
HB360 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 5, 2019 House Hearing
March 5, 2019 House Exec Session
Oct. 29, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB360 Revision: 7488 Date: Dec. 31, 2018, 1:08 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 2, 2019 Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Children and Family Law HJ 2 P. 46
Feb. 5, 2019 ==ROOM CHANGE== Public Hearing: 02/05/2019 10:45 am LOB 307
March 5, 2019 Executive Session: 03/05/2019 01:00 pm LOB 206
Retained in Committee
Sept. 25, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 09/25/2019 10:00 am LOB 206
Oct. 29, 2019 Executive Session: 10/29/2019 10:00 am LOB 206
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 13-0; CC) HC 50 P. 3
Jan. 8, 2020 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 01/08/2020 HJ 1 P. 34