SB560 (2020) Detail

Relative to placing Keno on a warrant.


SB 560-LOCAL - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2934

08/10

 

SENATE BILL 560-LOCAL

 

AN ACT relative to placing Keno on a warrant.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Kahn, Dist 10; Sen. Hennessey, Dist 5; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21

 

COMMITTEE: Election Law and Municipal Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill limits how many times Keno may be placed on a warrant or ballot.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2934

08/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT relative to placing Keno on a warrant.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; Keno; Local Option.  Amend RSA 284:51 by inserting after paragraph IV-a the following new paragraph:

IV-b.  If the question fails to gain a majority vote after being placed on the warrant or ballot for 2 consecutive years, the question shall not be placed on a warrant or ballot for consideration for 5 years.  After the initial 5-year period has passed, the question may be placed on the warrant or ballot for consideration again.  If the question fails to gain a majority vote, the question shall not be placed on a warrant or ballot for consideration for another 5 years.

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

Links

SB560 at GenCourtMobile
SB560 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 29, 2020 Senate Hearing
Feb. 13, 2020 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB560 Revision: 7781 Date: Jan. 2, 2020, 1:55 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and Referred to Election Law and Municipal Affairs; SJ 1
Jan. 29, 2020 Hearing: 01/29/2020, Room 102, LOB, 09:45 am; SC 4
Feb. 13, 2020 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate; Vote 5-0; CC; 02/13/2020; SC 6
Feb. 13, 2020 Inexpedient to Legislate, MA, VV === BILL KILLED ===; 02/13/2020; SJ 4