HB170 (2021) Detail

Commemorating the first labor strike in the United States by women.


HB 170  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2021 SESSION

21-0117

08/11

 

HOUSE BILL 170

 

AN ACT commemorating the first labor strike in the United States by women.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Conley, Straf. 13; Rep. Levesque, Straf. 4; Rep. Toll, Ches. 16; Rep. Oxaal, Straf. 15; Rep. Chase, Straf. 18; Rep. Frost, Straf. 16; Rep. Fargo, Straf. 14; Rep. Bixby, Straf. 17

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill proclaims a yearly commemoration of the first labor strike in the United States by women in Dover.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

21-0117

08/11

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty One

 

AN ACT commemorating the first labor strike in the United States by women.

 

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

 

1  New Section; Observances Proclaimed by the Governor; Commemoration of the First Labor Strike By Women in the United States Recognition Day.  Amend RSA 4 by inserting after section 4:13-cc the following new section:

4:13-dd  The Dover Mill Girls Recognition Day.  The governor shall annually issue a proclamation calling for a proper observance of December 30 in recognition of the first all-women labor strike in the state of New Hampshire, which took place over 3 days in Dover, starting December 26, 1828.  This was a seminal event in United States history for both labor and women's rights movements.  Schools and libraries are encouraged to commemorate the day with appropriate ceremonies and activities as close to the date as possible.  

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

Links

HB170 at GenCourtMobile
HB170 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 22, 2021 House Hearing
Oct. 25, 2021 House Exec Session
Nov. 2, 2021 House Floor Vote
Nov. 2, 2021 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB170 Revision: 31484 Date: Jan. 4, 2021, 2:35 p.m.

Docket


: Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate HB170 11/02/2021 (Vote 17-1; CC)


Nov. 3, 2021: Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate HB170 11/02/2021 (Vote 17-1; CC)


Oct. 25, 2021: Executive Session: 10/25/2021 10:30 a.m. LOB306-308


Sept. 2, 2021: Subcommittee Work Session: 09/14/2021 10:00 am LOB 306


: Subcommittee Work Session: 09/14/2021 10:00 am LOB 306


March 11, 2021: Retained in Committee


: Retained in Committee


Feb. 22, 2021: Public Hearing: 02/22/2021 01:00 pm Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://zoom.us/j/97378434787 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 Executive Departments and Administration HJ 2 P. 37


Jan. 6, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration HJ 2 P. 37


Jan. 6, 2020: To Be Introduced 01/06/2020 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration