HB147 (2021) Detail

Relative to assault against an elderly person.


Rep. Wallace, Rock. 12

October 20, 2021

2021-2200h

04/05

 

 

Amendment to HB 147-FN

 

Amend the bill by replacing all after the enacting clause with the following:

 

1  First Degree Assault.  Amend RSA 631:1, I to read as follows:

I.  A person is guilty of a class A felony if he or she:

(a)  Purposely causes serious bodily injury to another; or

(b)  Purposely or knowingly causes bodily injury to another by means of a deadly weapon, except that if the deadly weapon is a firearm, he or she shall be sentenced in accordance with RSA 651:2, II-g; or

(c)  Purposely or knowingly causes injury to another resulting in miscarriage or stillbirth; or

(d)  Knowingly or recklessly causes serious bodily injury to a person under 13 years of age; or

(e)  Purposely or knowingly causes bodily injury to a person 65 years of age or older where the actor is either 10 years younger than the victim or under 55 years of age.

2  Second Degree Assault.  Amend RSA 631:2, I(f) to read as follows:

(f)  Purposely or knowingly engages in the strangulation of another; or

(g)  Purposely or knowingly causes unprivileged physical contact by using physical force against another person who is 65 years of age or older and the actor is either 10 years younger than the victim or under 55 years of age.

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

2021-2200h

AMENDED ANALYSIS

This bill creates first and second degree assault offenses for an assault against a person 65 years of age or older by a person who is either 10 years younger than the victim or under 55 years of age.

Links

HB147 at GenCourtMobile
HB147 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
March 1, 2021 House Hearing
Oct. 20, 2021 House Exec Session
Oct. 20, 2021 House Floor Vote
Oct. 20, 2021 House Exec Session
Oct. 20, 2021 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB147 Revision: 33555 Date: Nov. 24, 2021, 9:08 a.m.
HB147 Revision: 31473 Date: Jan. 3, 2021, 4:10 p.m.

Docket


Nov. 16, 2021: Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate


: Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate


Nov. 16, 2021: Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2021-2200h 10/20/2021 (Vote 12-8; RC)


: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2021-2200h 10/20/2021 (Vote 12-8; RC)


Oct. 13, 2021: Executive Session: 10/20/2021 11:00 am LOB 201-203


Oct. 20, 2021: Executive Session: 10/20/2021 11:00 am LOB 201-203


Sept. 28, 2021: Full Committee Work Session: 10/05/2021 11:00 am LOB 201-203


Oct. 5, 2021: Full Committee Work Session: 10/05/2021 11:00 am LOB 201-203


Sept. 22, 2021: Subcommittee Work Session: 09/28/2021 01:00 pm LOB 205-207


Sept. 28, 2021: Subcommittee Work Session: 09/28/2021 01:00 pm LOB 205-207


: Retained in Committee


March 9, 2021: Retained in Committee


March 1, 2021: Public Hearing: 03/01/2021 09:00 am Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/93127871930 / Executive session on pending legislation may be held throughout the day (time permitting) from the time the committee is initially convened.


Jan. 4, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Criminal Justice and Public Safety HJ 2 P. 37


Jan. 6, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Criminal Justice and Public Safety HJ 2 P. 37


Jan. 6, 2020: To Be Introduced 01/06/2020 and referred to Criminal Justice and Public Safety