Bill Text: NH HB1114 | 2024 | Regular Session | Introduced


Bill Title: Extending the commission to investigate and analyze the environmental and public health impacts relating to releases of perfluorinated chemicals in the air, soil, and groundwater in Merrimack, Bedford, Londonderry, Hudson and Litchfield.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Introduced) 2024-02-22 - Ought to Pass with Amendment 2024-0267h: Motion Adopted Voice Vote 02/22/2024 House Journal 6 [HB1114 Detail]

Download: New_Hampshire-2024-HB1114-Introduced.html

HB 1114  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2024 SESSION

24-2085

10/02

 

HOUSE BILL 1114

 

AN ACT extending the commission to investigate and analyze the environmental and public health impacts relating to releases of perfluorinated chemicals in the air, soil, and groundwater in Merrimack, Bedford, Londonderry, and Litchfield.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. N. Murphy, Hills. 12; Rep. Rung, Hills. 12; Rep. W. Thomas, Hills. 12; Rep. Ebel, Merr. 7; Rep. Meuse, Rock. 37; Rep. Rombeau, Hills. 2; Rep. W. MacDonald, Rock. 16; Rep. Lascelles, Hills. 14; Rep. Dunn, Rock. 16; Rep. K. Perez, Rock. 16; Sen. Bradley, Dist 3; Sen. Chandley, Dist 11; Sen. Soucy, Dist 18; Sen. Ricciardi, Dist 9; Sen. Carson, Dist 14

 

COMMITTEE: Resources, Recreation and Development

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill extends for 5 years the commission to investigate and analyze the environmental and public health impacts relating to releases of perfluorinated chemicals in the air, soil, and groundwater in Merrimack, Bedford, Londonderry, and Litchfield.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

24-2085

10/02

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty Four

 

AN ACT extending the commission to investigate and analyze the environmental and public health impacts relating to releases of perfluorinated chemicals in the air, soil, and groundwater in Merrimack, Bedford, Londonderry, and Litchfield.

 

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

 

1  Commission on the Environmental and Public Health Impacts of Perfluorinated Chemicals; Reporting Date Extended. Amend RSA 126-A:79-a, V to read as follows:

V.  The commission shall submit an interim report of its findings on November 1, each year between 2020 and [2024] 2028, and a final report of its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, [2024] 2029.

2  Prospective Repeal Extended; Commission on the Environmental and Public Health Impacts of Perfluorinated Chemicals.  Amend RSA 2019, 335:3, I to read as follows: to read as follows:

I.  Section 2 of this act shall take effect November 1, [2024] 2029.

3  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

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