HB483 (2021) Detail

Prohibiting certain political advertising.


HB 483  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2021 SESSION

21-0649

11/05

 

HOUSE BILL 483

 

AN ACT prohibiting certain political advertising.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Infantine, Hills. 13

 

COMMITTEE: Election Law

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill prohibits political advertising that states or suggests a candidate for office would have opposed legislation from prior legislative sessions when the candidate in question has either never been a legislator or was not a legislator when such legislation was voted on.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

21-0649

11/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty One

 

AN ACT prohibiting certain political advertising.

 

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

 

1  New Section; Certain Political Advertising Prohibited.  Amend RSA 664 by inserting after section 17-a the following new section:

664:17-b  Political Advertising; Prohibitions.  No political advertisement shall explicitly state or suggest that a candidate for office would have opposed legislation from prior legislative sessions when the candidate in question has either never been a legislator or was not a legislator when such legislation was voted on.

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

Links

HB483 at GenCourtMobile
HB483 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 5, 2021 House Hearing
Feb. 12, 2021 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB483 Revision: 31780 Date: Jan. 10, 2021, 2:01 p.m.

Docket


Feb. 24, 2021: Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/24/2021


: Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 12 P. 4


Feb. 12, 2021: Executive Session: 02/12/2021 01:30 pm Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://zoom.us/j/95709405955


Feb. 5, 2021: Public Hearing: 02/05/2021 10:00 am Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://zoom.us/j/93640014012 / Executive session on pending legislation may be held throughout the day (time permitting) from the time the committee is initially convened.


Jan. 6, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Election Law HJ 2 P. 50