SB554 (2020) Detail

Establishing a committee to study state regulation of net neutrality.


SB 554 - AS AMENDED BY THE SENATE

 

02/13/2020   0491s

2020 SESSION

20-2932

05/08

 

SENATE BILL 554

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study state regulation of net neutrality.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Kahn, Dist 10; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21; Rep. P. Schmidt, Straf. 19

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study state regulation of net neutrality.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

02/13/2020   0491s 20-2932

05/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study state regulation of net neutrality.

 

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

 

1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study state regulation of net neutrality.

2  Membership and Compensation.

I.  The members of the committee shall be as follows:

(a)  One member of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

(b)  Three members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

II.  Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.

3  Duties.  The committee shall state regulation of net neutrality.  The committee may solicit information and testimony from any entity or individual the committee deems relevant to its study.

4  Chairperson; Quorum.  The members of the study committee shall elect a chairperson from among the members.  The first meeting of the committee shall be called by the senate member.  The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section.  Three members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.

5  Report.  The committee shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the president of the senate, the speaker of the house of representatives, the senate clerk, the house clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2020.

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

Links

SB554 at GenCourtMobile
SB554 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 4, 2020 Senate Hearing
Feb. 13, 2020 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB554 Revision: 8105 Date: Feb. 13, 2020, 10:35 a.m.
SB554 Revision: 7775 Date: Jan. 2, 2020, 1:55 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 To Be Introduced 01/08/2020 and Referred to Commerce; SJ 1
Feb. 4, 2020 Hearing: 02/04/2020, Room 101, LOB, 01:15 pm; SC 5
Feb. 13, 2020 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0491s, 02/13/2020; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 6
Feb. 13, 2020 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2020-0491s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/13/2020; SJ 4
Feb. 13, 2020 Committee Amendment # 2020-0491s, AA, VV; 02/13/2020; SJ 4
Feb. 13, 2020 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2020-0491s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/13/2020; SJ 4