HB488 (2021) Detail

Establishing a committee to study the benefits of allowing New Hampshire citizens to purchase health insurance from out-of-state companies.


HB 488  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2021 SESSION

21-0809

06/04

 

HOUSE BILL 488

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the benefits of allowing New Hampshire citizens to purchase health insurance from out-of-state companies.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Greeson, Graf. 16

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce and Consumer Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study the benefits of allowing New Hampshire citizens to purchase health insurance from out-of-state companies.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

21-0809

06/04

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty One

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the benefits of allowing New Hampshire citizens to purchase health insurance from out-of-state companies.

 

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

 

1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study the benefits of allowing New Hampshire citizens to purchase health insurance from out-of-state companies.

2  Membership and Compensation.

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

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

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

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 study the benefits of allowing New Hampshire citizens to purchase health insurance from out-of-state companies.

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 first-named house 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 speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2021.

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

Links

HB488 at GenCourtMobile
HB488 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 3, 2021 House Hearing
March 2, 2021 House Exec Session
March 3, 2021 House Exec Session

Bill Text Revisions

HB488 Revision: 31824 Date: Jan. 11, 2021, 2:37 p.m.

Docket


Sept. 21, 2021: Subcommittee Work Session: 09/21/2021 01:45 pm LOB 302-304


: Retained in Committee


March 2, 2021: Executive Session: 03/02/2021 09:00 am Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/95215897452


March 3, 2021: Executive Session: 03/03/2021 01:30 pm Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/98917516497 (if necessary)


Feb. 3, 2021: Public Hearing: 02/03/2021 02:15 pm Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/91813981191 / 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 Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 2 P. 50