HB1000 (2024) Detail

Relative to classifying New Hampshire legislators' service as public service for certain federal purposes.


HB 1000  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2024 SESSION

24-2017

10/08

 

HOUSE BILL 1000

 

AN ACT relative to classifying New Hampshire legislators' service as public service for certain federal purposes.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. M. Smith, Straf. 10; Rep. Read, Rock. 10; Rep. Kenney, Straf. 10; Rep. Wilhelm, Hills. 40; Sen. Perkins Kwoka, Dist 21

 

COMMITTEE: Legislative Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill allows for the service of a current or former member of the general court to be deemed by the state to qualify as full-time public service for the purposes of federal public service student loan forgiveness programs.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

24-2017

10/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty Four

 

AN ACT relative to classifying New Hampshire legislators' service as public service for certain federal purposes.

 

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

 

1  New Section; Members of the General Court.  Amend RSA 14-A by inserting after section 6 the following new section:

14-A:7  Federal Public Service Qualification.

I.  Notwithstanding the provision of RSA 14-A:6, I, the tenure in office of members of the general court shall be deemed by the state to qualify as full-time public service for the purposes of federal public service student loan forgiveness programs.

II.  Upon request by a member or former member of the general court, or a department of the federal government acting upon the application of such member or former member, the commissioner of the department of administrative services shall provide to the member or former member or federal department the appropriate paperwork documenting:  the full time public service of said member, spanning from all dates of taking the oath or oaths of office until such time as the termination of that tenure or tenures in office, if applicable; and the state of New Hampshire federal employee identification number through which the member's biennial compensation was processed.

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

Links


Date Body Type
Jan. 25, 2024 House Hearing
Jan. 31, 2024 House Exec Session
Jan. 31, 2024 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1000 Revision: 39483 Date: Nov. 28, 2023, 7:59 a.m.

Docket


Feb. 15, 2024: Inexpedient to Legislate: MA RC 184-174 02/15/2024 HJ 5


Feb. 6, 2024: Minority Committee Report: Ought to Pass


Feb. 6, 2024: Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate 01/31/2024 (Vote 11-3; RC) HC 6 P. 14


Jan. 25, 2024: Executive Session: 01/31/2024 01:30 pm LOB 203


Jan. 17, 2024: Public Hearing: 01/25/2024 01:15 pm LOB 203


Nov. 27, 2023: Introduced 01/03/2024 and referred to Legislative Administration