Legislation Tracker


Liberty Lobby LLC is tracking the committee recommendations and House/Senate actions of bills we have targeted and on which we have provided testimony.

Bill #
Title
Committee Vote /
Floor Action
Floor date
RTC
CACR10 Relating to sessions of the legislature. Providing that there be no secret sessions of the legislature. ITL’d via Voice Vote 02/08 OTP
CACR11 Relating to elections. Providing that a majority of selectmen shall be present at certain polling places. ITL’d via Division Vote (256-76) 03/22 OTP
SB364 Establishing a commission to study the establishment of a searchable database to verify that each vote was properly recorded. ITL’d via Voice Vote 02/15 ITL (as written)
SB362 Requiring disclosure of federal income tax returns by presidential and vice-presidential candidates. ITL’d via Roll Call (14-10) 02/15 ITL
HB249 Relative to showing a ballot. Tabled via Roll Call (202-150) 01/03 OTP
HB403 Relative to domicile affidavits. ITL’d via Voice Vote 01/03 ITL
HB404 Relative to eligibility to vote, voter registration forms, and absentee ballot requests. ITL’d via Voice Vote 01/03 ITL
HB459 Relative to challenged voter affidavits. ITL’d via Voice Vote 01/03 ITL
HB465 Relative to domicile for the purposes of voting or holding elective office. ITL’d via Voice Vote 01/03 ITL
HB477 Relative to free speech on campuses in the university system and the community college system. Tabled via Voice Vote 01/03 OTP
HB533 Relative to political advocacy organizations. ITL’d via Voice Vote 01/03 ITL
HB616 Relative to persons executing election affidavits. Requiring persons executing election affidavits to provide proof of qualifications within 10 days of the election. ITL’d via Voice Vote 01/03 ITL
HB651 Relative to wrongful voting and penalties for voter fraud. ITL’d via Voice Vote 01/03 ITL
SB33 Relative to the definition of political advocacy organization. Tabled via Roll Call (162-155) 02/15 ITL
SB247
Signed by Governor Sununu on 02/08/2018
Preventing childhood lead poisoning from paint and water and making an appropriation to a special fund. OTP’d (with Amendment) via Roll Call (266-87)

Senate Concurs with the House Amendment via Roll Call (18-6)

01/03
 
 
01/18
ITL
SB88 Authorizing wine manufacturer retail outlets. ITL’d via Voice Vote 01/03 OTP
SB106 Relative to eligibility to vote. ITL’d via Voice Vote 01/03 ITL
HB560 Relative to establishing keno. Referred to Interim Study via Voice Vote 01/03 OTP
HB151
Signed by Governor Sununu 05/15/2018
Establishing a committee to study the feasibility of using hemp in agricultural and industrial processes and to further study the licensing, registration, and permitting of industrial hemp growers. OTP’d (with Amendment) via Voice Vote

House Concurs with Senate Amendment

01/03
 
 
04/19
OTP
HB390
Signed by Governor Sununu 06/08/2018
Relative to parties on certain election forms and ballots and Relative to the voter registration form used on the day of the general election. OTP’d (with Amendment) via Voice Vote

House Concurs with Senate Amendment via Voice Vote

01/03
 
 
 
04/26
OTP
HB372 Relative to construction of the terms “resident,” “inhabitant,” “residence,” and “residency.” OTP’d (with Amendment) via Roll Call (14-9)

House Non-Concurs with Senate Amendment and Requests Committee of Conference via Voice Vote
 
Conference Committee Report; Not Signed Off

01/03
 
 
 
04/26
 
 

 
 
 
05/17

ITL
HB1239 Relative to nomination of political organizations. ITL’d via Voice Vote 03/06 OTP
HB1448 Relative to the definition of “party” for election purposes. ITL’d via Voice Vote 03/06 OTP
HB1479 Relative to the nomination of political candidates. Tabled via Division Vote (294-26) 03/22 OTP
HB1666 Relative to redistricting. ITL’d via Voice Vote 03/06 ITL (as written)
HB1713 Relative to the transfer of digital copies of voter checklists to qualified political organizations and candidates. ITL’d via Voice Vote 03/06 OTP
HB1770 Relative to verification of checklists. ITL’d via Voice Vote 03/06 ITL
HB1773 Relative to campaign contributions and expenditures. ITL’d via Roll Call (214-135) 02/08 ITL
SB438 Relative to the postponement of local elections. OTP’d (with Amendment) via Voice Vote (Amendment adopted on Roll Call (15-9))

OTP’d (with Amendment) via Voice Vote (Amendment adopted via Roll Call (178-158))

Senate Non-Concurs with the House Amendment and Requests Committee of Conference via Voice Vote

Conference Committee Report 2059c: Failed, Via Roll Call (118-225)

03/08
 
 
 
 
05/02
 
 
 
 
05/10
 
 
 
 
 
 
05/23
ITL (as written)
HB1568 Allowing voters to register as members of political organizations. Tabled via Voice Vote 03/22 OTP
HB1540 Relative to ranked-choice voting. ITL’d via Voice Vote 03/06 No Position
HB1240 Allowing voters to vote for multiple candidates for an office. ITL’d via Roll Call (281-44) 03/22 OTP
HB1510 Relative to voters using out-of-state drivers’ licenses as identification. ITL’d via Voice Vote 03/06 ITL
HB1264
Signed by Governor Sununu on 07/13/2018
Relative to construction of the terms “resident,” “inhabitant,” “residence,” and “residency.” OTP’d via Roll Call (171-144)

OTP’d with Amendment via Roll Call (14-10)

House Concurs with Senate Amendment via Roll Call (182-156)

03/06
 
 
05/02
 
 
05/10
ITL
HB1543 Relative to domicile of students for voting purposes. Tabled via Voice Vote 03/22 ITL
HB1772 Permitting online voting registration. ITL’d via Roll Call (179-128) 03/15 OTP
CACR17 Relating to initiative and referendum powers. Providing that initiative and referendum powers shall be reserved to the people of the state. ITL’d via Voice Vote 03/06 OTP
CACR18 Relating to recall elections. Providing that the general court may authorize recall elections. ITL’d via Voice Vote 03/06 OTP
HB1433 Requiring disclosure of federal income tax returns by presidential and vice-presidential candidates. ITL’d via Voice Vote 03/06 ITL
HB287 Establishing a committee to study issues related to changing prostitution laws in New Hampshire. ITL’d via Roll Call (21-3) 03/15 OTP
SB593 Relative to the penalty for capital murder. OTP’d via Roll Call (14-10)

OTP’d via Roll Call (223-116)
 
Vetoed by Governor
 
Senate failed to override the Veto via Roll Call (14-10)

03/15
 
 
04/26
 
 
06/21
 
09/13
OTP
SB555 Establishing a citizens’ right-to-know appeals commission and a right-to-know law ombudsman and making an appropriation therefor. OTP’d (with Amendment) via Voice Vote
Referred to Finance Committee

ITL’d via Roll Call (212-103)

04/12
 
 
04/16
OTP
SB363
Signed by Governor Sununu on 05/25/2018
Prohibiting political expenditures by foreign nationals. OTP’d via Voice Vote 04/19 ITL (as written)
HB1347
Signed by Governor Sununu 06/12/2018
Relative to information to be included in the minutes under the right-to-know law. OTP’d with Amendment via Voice Vote 05/02 OTP

RTC = Recommendation To Committee
ITL = Inexpedient to Legislate (kill)
OTP = Ought to Pass (pass)
OTP/A = Ought to Pass as Amended (pass)