HB1384 (2022) Detail

Establishing a committee to study the need for childcare and ways to supplement and fund it in New Hampshire.


HB 1384  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2022 SESSION

22-2539

07/11

 

HOUSE BILL 1384

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the need for childcare and ways to supplement and fund it in New Hampshire.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Fenton, Ches. 8; Rep. Gomarlo, Ches. 12; Rep. Abrami, Rock. 19; Rep. Crawford, Carr. 4

 

COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study the need, assess the funding, and explore ways to supplement child care within the state of New Hampshire.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

22-2539

07/11

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty Two

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the need for childcare and ways to supplement and fund it in New Hampshire.

 

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

 

1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study ways to fund, supplement, and assess the need for child care within the state of New Hampshire.

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 review and analyze the need for child care within the state of New Hampshire, as well as identify ways to supplement and fund child care.  The committee shall also identify any initiatives, policy recommendations, and rule-making opportunities on this topic.

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, 2022.

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

Links

HB1384 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 24, 2022 House Hearing

Bill Text Revisions

HB1384 Revision: 34041 Date: Dec. 1, 2021, 12:19 p.m.

Docket


Jan. 12, 2022: Public Hearing: 01/24/2022 10:30 am LOB 210-211


Dec. 1, 2021: Introduced 01/05/2022 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs