HB297 (2023) Detail

Relative to the state's dedicated funds review.


CHAPTER 127

HB 297 - FINAL VERSION

 

9Mar2023... 0237h

2023 SESSION

23-0507

09/10

 

HOUSE BILL 297

 

AN ACT relative to the state's dedicated funds review.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Almy, Graf. 17; Rep. Edwards, Rock. 31; Sen. Gray, Dist 6; Sen. D'Allesandro, Dist 20

 

COMMITTEE: Ways and Means

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a list of funds and accounts which are exempt from dedicated fund reporting and review requirements.  The bill also repeals the room and board scholarship fund and the cold case homicide unit fund.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

9Mar2023... 0237h 23-0507

09/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty Three

 

AN ACT relative to the state's dedicated funds review.

 

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

 

127:1  New Section; Dedicated Funds; Exemptions From Certain Reporting Requirements.  Amend RSA 6 by inserting after section 6:12-j the following new section:

6:12-k  Exemptions From Certain Reporting Requirements.

I.  The following are exempted from the reporting and review requirements of RSA 6-12:e and RSA 6:12-j:

(a)  RSA 6:12, I, (b)(1), relative to moneys received by the state lottery commission, which shall be credited to the sweepstakes special fund.

(b)  RSA 6:12, I, (b)(2), relative to moneys received by the fish and game department, which shall be credited to the fish and game fund.

(c)  RSA 6:12, I, (b)(3), relative to fines received for violations of RSA 214:12 and any monetary damages recovered pursuant to RSA 211:74, which shall be credited to the fish and game fund.

(d)  RSA 6:12, I, (b)(65), relative to money received under RSA 77-A, RSA 77-E, RSA 78, RSA 78-A, RSA 78-B, RSA 83-F, RSA 284:44 and RSA 284:47, and from the sweepstakes fund, which shall be credited to the education trust fund under RSA 198:39.

(e)  RSA 6:12, I, (b)(135), relative to moneys deposited in the university system of New Hampshire fund under RSA 187-A:7.

(f)  RSA 6:12, I, (b)(166), relative to moneys deposited in the member annuity savings fund and the state annuity accumulation fund under RSA 100-A:16.

(g)  RSA 6:12, I, (b)(193), relative to moneys deposited in the highway surplus account under RSA 228:11.

(h)  RSA 6:12, I, (b)(285), relative to moneys deposited in the liquor commission fund established in RSA 176:16.

(i)  RSA 6:12, I, (b)(356), relative to moneys deposited in the community development fund for New Hampshire established in RSA 162-L:4-a.

127:2  State Treasurer and State Accounts; Review and Reporting Requirement for Funds.  Amend RSA 6:12-j, V(b) to read as follows:

(b)  Year 2, beginning November 1, 2017, and every 5 years thereafter:

(1)  The department of environmental services.

[(2)  The liquor commission.]

[(3)] (2)  The department of justice.

[(4)] (3)  The lottery commission, including the racing and charitable gaming division.

[(5)  The university system of New Hampshire.]

[(6)] (4)  The judicial branch.

127:3  State Treasurer and State Accounts; Review and Reporting Requirement for Funds.  Amend RSA 6:12-j, V(c) to read as follows:

(c)  Year 3, beginning November 1, 2018, and every 5 years thereafter:

(1)  The department of agriculture, markets, and food.

(2)  The labor department.

(3)  The department of corrections.

(4)  Pease development authority.

[(5)  The community development finance authority.]

[(6)] (5)  The department of military affairs and veterans services.

[(7)] (6)  The state treasurer.

[(8)] (7)  The insurance department.

[(9)] (8)  The department of transportation.

127:4  Repeal; Room and Board Scholarship Fund.  The following are repealed:

I.  RSA 6:12, I(b)(278), relative to moneys deposited in the room and board scholarship fund established under RSA 187-A:20-a, II.

II.  RSA 187-A:20-a, II(b), establishing the room and board scholarship fund.

127:5  Repeal; Cold Case Homicide Unit Fund.  The following are repealed:

I.  RSA 6:12, I(b)(306), relative to moneys deposited in the cold case homicide unit fund established in RSA 21-M:8-m, III.

II.  RSA 21-M:8-m, III, establishing the cold case homicide unit fund.

127:6  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect January 1, 2024.

 

Approved: June 30, 2023

Effective Date: January 01, 2024

Amendments

Date Amendment
Feb. 24, 2023 2023-0237h

Links


Date Body Type
Jan. 31, 2023 House Hearing
Feb. 15, 2023 House Exec Session
Feb. 15, 2023 House Exec Session
Feb. 15, 2023 House Floor Vote
March 29, 2023 Senate Hearing
Senate Floor Vote
Jan. 31, 2023 House Hearing
Feb. 15, 2023 House Exec Session
Feb. 15, 2023 House Floor Vote
March 29, 2023 Senate Hearing
May 11, 2023 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB297 Revision: 39247 Date: July 11, 2023, 10:55 a.m.
HB297 Revision: 38714 Date: May 11, 2023, 1:50 p.m.
HB297 Revision: 38143 Date: March 9, 2023, 10:50 a.m.
HB297 Revision: 38079 Date: Feb. 24, 2023, 10:22 a.m.
HB297 Revision: 37159 Date: Jan. 9, 2023, 9:58 a.m.
HB297 Revision: 43310 Date: Dec. 23, 2022, 12:40 p.m.

Docket


July 12, 2023: Signed by Governor Sununu 06/30/2023; Chapter 127; Eff: 01/01/2024 HJ 17


June 20, 2023: Enrolled (in recess of) 06/15/2023 HJ 16 P. 14


June 20, 2023: Enrolled Adopted, VV, (In recess 06/15/2023); SJ 20


May 11, 2023: Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 05/11/2023; SJ 14


April 18, 2023: Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 05/11/2023; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 21


March 22, 2023: Hearing: 03/29/2023, Room 103, SH, 09:30 am; SC 15


April 12, 2023: Committee Report: Ought to Pass; Vote 5-0; CC


March 22, 2023: Hearing: 03/29/2023, Room 103, SH, 09:30 am; SC 15


March 14, 2023: Introduced 03/09/2023 and Referred to Ways and Means; SJ 10


March 14, 2023: Introduced 03/09/2023 and Referred to Ways and Means; SJ 10


March 9, 2023: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2023-0237h: MA VV 03/09/2023 HJ 8 P. 11


March 9, 2023: Amendment # 2023-0237h: AA VV 03/09/2023 HJ 8 P. 12


March 9, 2023: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2023-0237h: MA VV 03/09/2023 HJ 8


March 9, 2023: Amendment # 2023-0237h: AA VV 03/09/2023 HJ 8


Feb. 27, 2023: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2023-0237h 02/15/2023 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 14 P. 8


Feb. 9, 2023: Executive Session: 02/15/2023 10:00 am LOB 202-204


Feb. 27, 2023: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2023-0237h 02/15/2023 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 14 P. 8


Jan. 25, 2023: Public Hearing: 01/31/2023 10:00 am LOB 202-204


Feb. 9, 2023: Executive Session: 02/15/2023 10:00 am LOB 202-204


Feb. 8, 2023: Executive Session: 02/15/2023 10:00 am LOB 202-204


Jan. 25, 2023: Public Hearing: 01/31/2023 10:00 am LOB 202-204


April 18, 2023: Introduced (in recess of) 01/05/2023 and referred to Ways and Means HJ 3 P. 10


Jan. 9, 2023: Introduced (in recess of) 01/05/2023 and referred to Ways and Means