Tuesday, April 7 in the NH House

HOUSE BANNER

LEGISLATIVE OFFICE BUILDING, Room 308

8:30 a.m.         The Pro Life Caucus will hold their meeting.

 

LEGISLATIVE OFFICE BUILDING, Lobby

9:00 a.m.         PRESS CONFERENCE. RE: HB 618, reducing the penalty for possession of one ounce or less of marijuana to a violation, and reduces the penalty for possession of other amounts of marijuana.

                        Contact: Rep. Adam Schroadter

CHILDREN AND FAMILY LAW, Room 206, LOB

10:00 a.m.       SB 244, relative to abuse and neglect investigations and establishing a commission to review child abuse fatalities.

11:00 a.m.       SB 159, reinstating the division for children, youth and families advisory board.

1:00 p.m.        Executive session on SB 11, recodifying the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act, SB 103, relative to guardian ad litem reports and relative to the definition of incapacity for purposes of filing a guardianship petition.

                        Executive session on pending legislation may follow.

COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS, Room 302, LOB

10:00 a.m.       SB 216-FN, relative to sales of alcoholic beverages by manufacturers.

10:45 a.m.       SB 189, relative to liquor manufacturers.

11:30 a.m.       SB 145, relative to wine consumed at cocktail lounges.

1:15 p.m.        SB 223-FN, relative to name availability for business organizations.

1:45 p.m.        SB 119, relative to the regulation of consumer guaranty contracts and debt cancellation or debt suspension agreements by the insurance department.

2:15 p.m.        SB 254, establishing a committee to study the provision of services to the public through peer-to-peer or sharing economy businesses.

EDUCATION, Room 207, LOB

9:30 a.m.         SB 157-FN, relative to encouraging high school students to take and pass a United States citizenship test.

10:15 a.m.       SB 190-FN, relative to payment of costs for career and technical education center programs and administration by the department of education.

11:00 a.m.       SB 227, relative to calculating the cost of an adequate education.

1:00 p.m.        Continued executive session on SB 151-FN, requiring inclusion of home educated pupils in the definition of average daily membership in attendance, and SB 265-FN, establishing the achieving a better life experience (ABLE) savings account program.

ELECTION LAW, Room 308, LOB

10:00 a.m.       SB 39, relative to recounts on questions.

10:15 a.m.       SB 92, establishing a committee to study public access to political campaign information.

10:30 a.m.       SB 179, relative to eligibility to vote.

ENVIRONMENT AND AGRICULTURE, Room 303, LOB

10:00 a.m.       SB 251, relative to regulations for commercial composters.

11:00 a.m.       Executive session on SB 148, relative to the shellfish inspection program.

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENTS AND ADMINISTRATION, Room 306, LOB

10:00 a.m.       SB 191-FN, relative to the use of the state's procurement card services.

10:30 a.m.       SB 58, relative to the United States flag worn as a patch.

11:00 a.m.       SB 48, relative to the New Hampshire commission on Native American affairs.

11:20 a.m.       SB 202-FN, relative to licensure of outsourcing facilities by the pharmacy board.

1:00 p.m.        Executive session on SB 48, relative to the New Hampshire commission on Native American affairs, SB 58, relative to the United States flag worn as a patch, SB 104-FN, relative to licensure of research organizations by the pharmacy board, SB 125-FN, relative to certification and licensure for mold assessment or remediation services, and SB 191-FN, relative to the use of the state's procurement card services.

HEALTH, HUMAN SERVICES AND ELDERLY AFFAIRS, Room 205, LOB

9:00 a.m.         Subcommittee work session on SB 49, relative to clinical eligibility determination for long-term care.

                        Executive session on SB 22, relative to certain changes in the law governing the therapeutic use of cannabis, SB 23, allowing certain advanced practice registered nurses to authorize involuntary commitment and voluntary admission to state institutions, SB 49, relative to clinical eligibility determination for long-term care, SB 56, establishing a commission to study oversight, regulation, and reporting of patient safety and health care quality issues, SB 67, establishing a commission to study opioid misuse in New Hampshire, SB 108-FN, relative to health care associated infections, SB 112, requiring the Medicaid managed care program to cover telemedicine services, SB 133-FN,  relative to certain health care data and relative to certain workers’ compensation medical claim data collected by the insurance department, SB 187, allowing a patient to designate a caregiver upon entry to a medical facility, and SB 200-FN, relative to newborn screening for Krabbe Leukodystrophy.

JOINT HEALTH CARE REFORM OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE (RSA 420-N:3), Room 302, LOB

3:00 p.m.        Organizational meeting and briefing by the New Hampshire Department of Insurance.

JUDICIARY, Room 208, LOB

10:00 a.m.       Executive session on SB 12, relative to jurisdiction over surrogacy cases under RSA 168-B, SB 14, making technical corrections to the laws relative to the judicial council and repealing a limitation on compensation of counsel for indigent defendants, SB 44, relative to nonpublic sessions of public bodies under the right-to-know law, SB 91, relative to appointment of counsel for indigent defendants, SB 94, relative to documents filed electronically with a court under oath, and SB 149, relative to nonpublic sessions under the right-to-know law.

1:00 p.m.        SB 167, relative to filing of small claims.

1:30 p.m.        SB 249, relative to the Hampton and Exeter district divisions of the circuit court.

2:00 p.m.        SB 243, relative to nonpublic sessions under the right-to-know law.

                        Executive session on pending legislation may follow.

LABOR, INDUSTRIAL AND REHABILITATIVE SERVICES, Room 307, LOB

10:15 a.m.       SB 255, establishing a low-wage service worker task force.

10:30 a.m.       SB 186, reestablishing the commission to study soft tissue injuries under workers' compensation and to study the feasibility of developing a first responder's critical injury fund.

11:00 a.m.       SB 45, relative to opioid treatment agreements under workers' compensation law.

1:00 p.m.        SB 238-FN, relative to the workers' compensation appeals board.

1:15 p.m.        SB 203-FN, relative to review of eligibility for workers' compensation.

LEGISLATIVE ADMINISTRATION, Room 104, LOB

10:15 a.m.       SB 136, establishing a committee to review constitutional amendments pending in Congress regarding the Citizens United decision and related cases that have been introduced in the United States Supreme Court.

                        Executive session on pending legislation may follow.

RESOURCES, RECREATION AND DEVELOPMENT, Room 305, LOB

10:15 a.m.       Subcommittee work session on SB 38, establishing a commission to develop a land conservation plan.

10:30 a.m.       Subcommittee work session on SB 80, relative to the state trails plan and establishing a committee on rail trails.

11:00 a.m.       Public hearing on a non-germane amendment to SB 168, relative to the duties of the commissioner of the department of environmental services. The proposed

                        amendment modifies language defining water quality with regard to dissolved

                        oxygen content which is not addressed in the bill. Copies of the amendment are

                        available in the Sergeant-at-Arms’ Office, Room 318, State House.

                        Executive session on pending legislation may follow.

SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND ENERGY, Room 304, LOB

10:00 a.m.       Executive session on SB 46, relative to public safety radio interoperability, SB 60, establishing a commission to investigate implementation of decoupling for New Hampshire utilities, SB 117-FN-L, relative to energy security and diversity, and SB 208, establishing a committee to study limiting the sulfur content of liquid fuels.

TRANSPORTATION, Room 203, LOB

10:00 a.m.       SB 160, relative to duplicate vessel registration certificates.

10:20 a.m.       SB 230-FN-L, relative to speed limits on state roads that are seasonally congested by pedestrian and bicycle traffic.

11:00 a.m.       SB 63, relative to membership of the board of directors for the New Hampshire rail transit authority.

11:20 a.m.       SB 231, relative to the month of inspection for municipal fleets.

1:00 p.m.        SB 171, establishing a committee to study issues concerning parking for those with walking disabilities.

1:30 p.m.        SB 78, relative to original and youth operators' licenses.

2:00 p.m.        SB 252, establishing a committee to study a number plate commemorating Laconia Motorcycle Week.

2:30 p.m.        SB 62, relative to drivers' licenses for persons without a permanent address.

WAYS AND MEANS, Rooms 202-204, LOB

10:00 a.m.       SB 113-FN-A-L, relative to video lottery and table gaming.

Executive session on pending legislation may follow.