HB652 (2020) Detail

Relative to suicide prevention.


HB 652 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

27Feb2019... 0423h

2019 SESSION

19-0790

06/03

 

HOUSE BILL 652

 

AN ACT relative to suicide prevention.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Lucas, Sull. 2

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires the state board of education to adopt rules requiring teachers and administrators in the public schools to receive annual training in suicide awareness and prevention.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

27Feb2019... 0423h 19-0790

06/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to suicide prevention.

 

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

 

1  Short Title.   This act shall be known and may be cited as "The Jason Flatt Act of 2019."

2  New Paragraph; State Board of Education; Rulemaking; Suicide Prevention Training.  Amend RSA 186:11 by inserting after paragraph XXXVII the following new paragraph:

XXXVIII.  Suicide Awareness and Prevention.  Adopt rules, pursuant to RSA 541-A, to require every teacher, supervisor, and administrator in the public schools of this state to receive at least 2 hours of training in suicide awareness and prevention annually.  Such training shall be available to all staff, including but not limited to aides, secretaries, custodians, lunch service persons, bus drivers, co-curricular advisors, students, and volunteers.  Such rules shall allow for the use of self-training materials in fulfilling the annual training requirement and shall give local districts the discretion to determine how to both administer the training requirement and ensure that the training requirement is met.

3  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Links

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Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 30, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 12, 2019 House Exec Session
Feb. 27, 2019 House Floor Vote
April 23, 2019 Senate Hearing
May 2, 2019 Senate Floor Vote
Jan. 8, 2020 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB652 Revision: 7324 Date: Feb. 28, 2019, 3:28 p.m.
HB652 Revision: 7325 Date: Jan. 16, 2019, 9:30 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and referred to Education HJ 3 P. 23
Jan. 29, 2019 ==CANCELLED== Public Hearing: 01/29/2019 02:15 pm LOB 207
Jan. 30, 2019 ==RESCHEDULED== Public Hearing: 01/30/2019 10:30 am LOB 207
Feb. 12, 2019 Executive Session: 02/12/2019 10:30 am LOB 207
Feb. 27, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0423h for 02/27/2019 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 13 P. 6
Feb. 27, 2019 Amendment # 2019-0423h: AA VV 02/27/2019 HJ 6 P. 7
Feb. 27, 2019 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-0423h: MA VV 02/27/2019 HJ 6 P. 7
March 14, 2019 Introduced 03/14/2019 and Referred to Education and Workforce Development; SJ 9
April 23, 2019 Hearing: 04/23/2019, Room 103, LOB, 10:15 am; SC 19
May 2, 2019 Committee Report: Rereferred to Committee, 05/02/2019; SC 20
May 2, 2019 Special Order to the next session, Without Objection, MA; 05/02/2019; SJ 15
May 15, 2019 Committee Report: Rereferred to Committee, 05/15/2019; SC 22
May 15, 2019 Rereferred to Committee, MA, VV; 05/15/2019; SJ 16
Jan. 8, 2020 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate, 01/08/2020; SC 47
Jan. 8, 2020 Sen. Feltes Moved Laid on Table, MA, VV; 01/08/2020; SJ 1
Jan. 8, 2020 Pending Motion Inexpedient to Legislate; 01/08/2020; SJ 1