NH House - Session Recap


Feb.4, 2015

1.    A Motion to send 5 Petitions for Redress of Grievances to a House committee was defeated in a Roll Call vote, 212=135


2.    HB 181 (ITL), relative to consideration of warrant articles  was removed from the Consent Calendar.


3.    The Consent Calendar was then passed on a Voice Vote.


4.    HB 115 (OTP/A), repealing the accocation of gross appropriations from the highway fund in the state budget, was adopted on a Voice Vote.


5.    HB 144 (ITL), establishing a commission to study the liong terem viability of the NH State Port Authority, was adopted on a  Voice Vote.


6.    HB 181 (ITL), which was earlier removed from the Consent Calendar, was adopted in a Roll Call Vote of 302-52.


7.    A motion to amend House Rule 30 creating a House Committee on Government Oversight and Audit was defeated on a Roll Call Vote, 235-120, faililng to get a 2/3 majority vote


8.    A motion to amend House Rules to allow for changes to made in said House Rules by majority vote until Feb. 4.  Currently any change in  Rules after January 31 requires a 2/3 majority vote.  The motion was defeated in a Roll Call vote of 235-120.


9.    The House was adjourned until 10 a.m. on Wednesday, February 11, 2015.