HB508 (2021) Detail

Establishing a committee to study the definition of "temporary" as it pertains to residence in the state for voting purposes.


HB 508  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2021 SESSION

21-0752

11/06

 

HOUSE BILL 508

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the definition of "temporary" as it pertains to residence in the state for voting purposes.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Torosian, Rock. 14; Rep. Janigian, Rock. 8; Rep. True, Rock. 4; Rep. Gunski, Hills. 6

 

COMMITTEE: Election Law

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study the definition of "temporary" as it pertains to residence in the state for voting purposes.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

21-0752

11/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty One

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the definition of "temporary" as it pertains to residence in the state for voting purposes.

 

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 definition of "temporary" as it pertains to residence in the state for voting purposes.

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)  Three members 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 definition of "temporary" as it pertains to residence in the state for voting purposes.

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.  Four 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

HB508 at GenCourtMobile
HB508 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
March 8, 2021 House Exec Session

Bill Text Revisions

HB508 Revision: 31820 Date: Jan. 11, 2021, 3 p.m.

Docket


March 8, 2021: Public Hearing: 03/08/2021 10:00 am Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://zoom.us/j/91394352757


Jan. 6, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Election Law HJ 2 P. 51