HB1310 (2024) Detail

Relative to meetings of supervisors of the checklist.


HB 1310-FN - AS AMENDED BY THE SENATE

 

05/16/2024   1701s

2024 SESSION

24-2280

08/02

 

HOUSE BILL 1310-FN

 

AN ACT relative to meetings of supervisors of the checklist.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Layon, Rock. 13; Rep. McCarter, Belk. 8; Rep. Kuttab, Rock. 17; Rep. Tenczar, Hills. 1; Rep. Roy, Rock. 31

 

COMMITTEE: Election Law

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires the supervisors of the checklist to meet every 90 days.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

05/16/2024   1701s 24-2280

08/02

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty Four

 

AN ACT relative to meetings of supervisors of the checklist.

 

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

 

1  New Section; Supervisors of the Checklist; Checklist Maintenance.  Amend RSA 654 by inserting after section 27 the following new section:

654:27-a  Checklist Maintenance.  In cities and towns, the supervisors of the checklist shall meet at least every 90 days for the purpose of periodic checklist maintenance.  For the purposes of this section, “periodic checklist maintenance” means taking action on all requests to correct the checklist including, but not limited to those in RSA 654:36, RSA 654:36-a, RSA 654:36-b, RSA 654:37, RSA 654:37-a, RSA 654:39 III and RSA 74:18, VI.  For the purposes of this section, “take action” means to strike a voter from the checklist, correct an address for a voter who has moved within the jurisdiction of the supervisors of the checklist, or to vote to mail a notice pursuant to RSA 654:44, I. The supervisors may also conduct other business at these meetings after performing periodic checklist maintenance. Notice of the day, hour, and place of each session of the board of supervisors shall be first posted in 2 appropriate places, one of which shall be the city or town's Internet website, if such exists, or shall be published in a newspaper of general circulation in the city or town at least 7 days prior to each such session.

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

 

LBA

24-2280

Amended 5/20/24

 

HB 1310-FN- FISCAL NOTE

AS AMENDED BY THE SENATE (AMENDMENT #2024-1701s)

 

AN ACT relative to meetings of supervisors of the checklist.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

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

 

AGENCIES CONTACTED:

New Hampshire Municipal Association

 

Amendments

Date Amendment
April 30, 2024 2024-1701s

Links


Date Body Type
Feb. 20, 2024 House Hearing
March 5, 2024 House Exec Session
March 5, 2024 House Floor Vote
April 30, 2024 Senate Hearing
May 16, 2024 Senate Floor Vote
May 15, 2024 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1310 Revision: 42155 Date: May 21, 2024, 8:54 a.m.
HB1310 Revision: 41739 Date: April 30, 2024, 4:58 p.m.
HB1310 Revision: 39817 Date: Dec. 6, 2023, 12:59 p.m.

Docket


May 16, 2024: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2024-1701s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 05/16/2024; SJ 13


May 16, 2024: Committee Amendment # 2024-1701s, AA, VV; 05/16/2024; SJ 13


May 16, 2024: Special Order to 05/16/2024, Without Objection, MA; 05/15/2024 SJ 12


May 1, 2024: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment #2024-1701s, 05/16/2024, Vote 3-0; SC 19


April 24, 2024: Hearing: 04/30/2024, Room 103, LOB, 10:00 am; SC 17


March 26, 2024: Introduced 03/21/2024 and Referred to Election Law and Municipal Affairs; SJ 8


March 14, 2024: Ought to Pass: MA DV 188-187 03/14/2024 HJ 8


March 6, 2024: Committee Report: Without Recommendation 03/05/2024 (Vote 10-10; RC)


Feb. 27, 2024: Executive Session: 03/05/2024 09:00 am LOB 306-308


Feb. 14, 2024: Public Hearing: 02/20/2024 10:35 am LOB 306-308


Dec. 6, 2023: Introduced 01/03/2024 and referred to Election Law HJ 1