HB1220 (2024) Detail

(New Title) abolishing the collection of racial and educational data for use in a marital application worksheet.


HB 1220-FN - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

7Mar2024... 0415h

7Mar2024... 0793h

 

2024 SESSION

24-2543

11/10

 

HOUSE BILL 1220-FN

 

AN ACT abolishing the collection of racial and educational data for use in a marital application worksheet.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Ming, Hills. 35; Rep. Ammon, Hills. 42; Rep. Bay, Straf. 21

 

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill abolishes the collection of racial and educational data for use in a marital application worksheet.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

7Mar2024... 0415h

7Mar2024... 0793h 24-2543

11/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty Four

 

AN ACT abolishing the collection of racial and educational data for use in a marital application worksheet.

 

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

 

1  Vital Records; Marriage Registration Form; Race and Education.  Amend RSA 5-C:41, III to read as follows:

III.  The clerk of the town or city shall complete the following statistical and legal information on the marriage application worksheet for both the bride and groom with information supplied by the bride and groom: the number which represents of the currently intended marriage; if previously married, whether a civil annulment occurred or the marriage ended by death or divorce; the date of civil annulment or that the last marriage ended; [their race and ancestry; their level of education;] any waivers presented by the groom or the bride, either for time or age pursuant to RSA 457:4 through RSA 457:9 or RSA 457:26 and RSA 457:27; whether proof of age of the bride and groom was demonstrated using identification with photograph; if applicable, the divorce decree; and, if applicable, the death record of the former spouse.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 90 days after its passage.

 

LBA

24-2543

Amended 3/11/24

 

HB 1220-FN- FISCAL NOTE

AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE (AMENDMENTS #2024-0415h and #2024-0793h)

 

AN ACT abolishing the collection of racial and educational data for use in a marital application worksheet.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

The Legislative Budget Assistant has determined that this legislation, as amended by the House, has a total fiscal impact of less than $10,000 in each of the fiscal years 2025 through 2027.

 

AGENCIES CONTACTED:

Department of State

 

Amendments

Date Amendment
Feb. 20, 2024 2024-0793h
Feb. 21, 2024 2024-0415h
April 11, 2024 2024-1486s

Links


Date Body Type
Jan. 31, 2024 House Hearing
Feb. 15, 2024 House Exec Session
Feb. 15, 2024 House Floor Vote
March 28, 2024 Senate Hearing
April 18, 2024 Senate Hearing

Bill Text Revisions

HB1220 Revision: 41635 Date: April 11, 2024, 3:15 p.m.
HB1220 Revision: 41153 Date: March 11, 2024, 11:48 a.m.
HB1220 Revision: 40943 Date: Feb. 21, 2024, noon
HB1220 Revision: 40931 Date: Feb. 20, 2024, 4:17 p.m.
HB1220 Revision: 39753 Date: Dec. 1, 2023, 3:12 p.m.

Docket


April 11, 2024: Hearing: 04/18/2024, Room 100, SH, 01:00 pm, on proposed non-germane amendment # 2024-1486s; SC 15


March 20, 2024: Hearing: 03/28/2024, Room 100, SH, 10:00 am; SC 12


March 13, 2024: Introduced 03/07/2024 and Referred to Judiciary; SJ 7


March 7, 2024: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2024-0415h and 2024-0793h: MA DV 293-64 03/07/2024 HJ 7


March 7, 2024: FLAM # 2024-0793h (NT) (Rep. K. Perez): AA DV 324-33 03/07/2024 HJ 7


March 7, 2024: Amendment # 2024-0415h: AA VV 03/07/2024 HJ 7


Feb. 21, 2024: Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate


Feb. 21, 2024: Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2024-0415h (NT) 02/15/2024 (Vote 17-2; RC) HC 9 P. 24


Feb. 6, 2024: Executive Session: 02/15/2024 10:00 am LOB 206-208


Jan. 17, 2024: Public Hearing: 01/31/2024 10:30 am LOB 206-208


Dec. 1, 2023: Introduced 01/03/2024 and referred to Judiciary