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Wednesday
Apr012015

Wednesday in the NH House 

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State House Cafeteria

7:30 a.m.         NH Healthy Homes invites all legislators for a breakfast.

 

Legislative Office  Building, Room 303

8:00 a.m.         All members are invited to Capitol Bible Study and Prayer. Refreshments will be served.

 

Representatives Hall

10:00 a.m.       House Session

 

State House, Room 101

Lunchtime break        The OWLS will meet. (Bring your own lunch.)

 

Wednesday
Apr012015

NH House - Speaker Shawn Jasper letter delivered and read to the 4th grade students at the Lincoln Akerman School

This attached letter from House Speaker Shawn Jasper was delivered and read to the 4th grade students at the Lincoln Akerman School today.

 

Tuesday
Mar312015

NH House - Budget Briefing document 

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Here is a link to the Budget Briefing document that was handed out to the members of the NH House this morning at the Budget Hearings. 

http://www.gencourt.state.nh.us/LBA/Budget/operating_budgets/2016_2017/Final%20House%20Finance%20Briefing%203-30-15.pdf

Tuesday
Mar312015

Tuesday, March 31 in the NH House 

Tuesday, March 31 in the NH House 

COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS, Room 302, LOB

10:00 a.m.       SB 105, relative to child-resistant packaging for tobacco products and establishing a committee to study revising the indoor smoking act.

11:00 a.m.       SB 155-FN-A, establishing a recovery fund for victims of the Financial Resources Mortgage (FRM) fraud and continually appropriating a special fund.

1:15 p.m.        SB 219-FN, relative to breastfeeding.

2:15 p.m.        SB 178, relative to optometrist participation in vision insurance plans.

2:45 p.m.        Subcommittee work session on SB 110-FN, establishing the administrative supervision act.

CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND PUBLIC SAFETY, Room 204, LOB

10:00 a.m.       SB 106-FN, restricting the sale or possession of synthetic drugs.

1:00 p.m.        SB 40-FN, including a viable fetus in the definition of "another" for the purposes of certain criminal offenses.

                        Executive session on pending legislation may follow.

EDUCATION, Room 207, LOB

9:30 a.m.         SB 195-FN, encouraging instruction in cursive handwriting and memorization of multiplication tables.

10:00 a.m.       SB 151-FN, requiring inclusion of home educated pupils in the definition of average daily membership in attendance.

10:30 a.m.       SB 265-FN, establishing the achieving a better life experience (ABLE) savings account program.

11:15 a.m.       Executive session on SB 71, relative to the administration of glucagon injections for children in schools, SB 166, relative to facilitated individualized education program meetings and SB 194-FN, relative to epinephrine administration policies in postsecondary educational institutions.

1:00 p.m.        Executive session on SB 69, establishing a commission to study social impact bond funding for early childhood education for at-risk students, SB 101, prohibiting the state from requiring implementation of common core standards, SB 151-FN, requiring inclusion of home educated pupils in the definition of average daily membership in attendance, SB 195-FN,  encouraging instruction in cursive handwriting and memorization of multiplication tables, and  SB 265-FN, establishing the achieving a better life experience (ABLE) savings account program.

ENVIRONMENT AND AGRICULTURE, Room 303, LOB

10:00 a.m.       SB 148, relative to the shellfish inspection program.

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENTS AND ADMINISTRATION, Room 306, LOB

10:00 a.m.       SB 104-FN, relative to licensure of research organizations by the pharmacy board.

11:00 a.m.       SB 125-FN, relative to certification and licensure for mold assessment or remediation services.

1:00 p.m.        Executive session on  SB 161, relative to the wellness and primary prevention council, SB 250, relative to the jurisdiction and voting procedures of the executive branch ethics committee, and SB 259-FN-L, (New Title) relative to place of assembly licenses.

FISH AND GAME AND MARINE RESOURCES, Room 307, LOB

10:15 a.m.       Subcommittee work session on SB 70, relative to the processing of lobster tails.

11:00 a.m.       Executive session on SB 70, relative to the processing of lobster tails, and SB 181, relative to registration fees for hunter education programs of the fish and game department.

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

9:00 a.m.         Subcommittee work session on SB 56, establishing a commission to study oversight, regulation, and reporting of patient safety and health care quality issues.

10:30 a.m.       SB 67, establishing a commission to study opioid misuse in New Hampshire.

1:00 p.m.        SB 112, requiring the Medicaid managed care program to cover telemedicine services.

2:00 p.m.        SB 187, allowing a patient to designate a caregiver upon entry to a medical facility.

JUDICIARY, Room 208, LOB

10:00 a.m.       SB 149, relative to nonpublic sessions under the right-to-know law.

11:00 a.m.       SB 44, relative to nonpublic sessions of public bodies under the right-to-know law.

1:00 p.m.        SB 14, making technical corrections to the laws relative to the judicial council and repealing a limitation on compensation of counsel for indigent defendants.

1:30 p.m.        SB 91, relative to appointment of counsel for indigent defendants.

2:00 p.m.        SB 94, relative to documents filed electronically with a court under oath.

2:30 p.m.        SB 12, relative to jurisdiction over surrogacy cases under RSA 168-B.

RESOURCES, RECREATION AND DEVELOPMENT, Room 305, LOB

10:30 a.m.       Subcommittee work session on SB 38, establishing a commission to develop a land conservation plan.

11:15 a.m.       Subcommittee work session on SB 80, relative to the state trails plan and establishing a committee on rail trails.

1:00 p.m.        SB 168, relative to the duties of the commissioner of the department of environmental services.

1:30 p.m.        SB 172, relative to the size limitations of off highway recreational vehicles.

SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND ENERGY, Room 304, LOB

10:00 a.m.       Committee briefing by Meredith Hatfield, NH Office of Energy & Planning on the status of divestiture legislation.

1:00 p.m.        Continued public hearing on SB 117-FN-L, relative to energy security and diversity.

WAYS AND MEANS, Room 202, LOB

10:00 a.m.       Subcommittee work session on SB 211-FN, relative to taxation of employee leasing companies under the business enterprise tax.

11:00 a.m.       Subcommittee work session on SB 134-FN, relative to the escheat of United States savings bonds.

 

Monday
Mar302015

Monday, March 30 in the NH House 

HOUSE BANNER

monday, march 30 in the NH House

 

COMMISSION TO STUDY SEXUAL ABUSE PREVENTION EDUCATION IN ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS (RSA 189:69), Room 101, LOB

 

10:00 a.m.                   Regular meeting.

 

 

 

 

 

REPRESENTATIVES HALL

 

10 A.M. – Noon          The Finance Committee will hold budget briefings on HB 1-A, making appropriations for the expense of certain departments of the state for fiscal years ending June 30, 2016 and June 30, 2017 and HB 2-FN-A-L, relative to state fees, funds, revenues, and expenditures.

 

 

 

 

 

PRESS CONFERENCE-Legislative Office Building-Lobby

 

12:15 p.m.                  Granite State Progress. RE: The State Budget

 

                                    Contact: Zandra Rice-Hawkins