HB 614-FN - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2023 SESSION

23-0256

08/05

 

HOUSE BILL 614-FN

 

AN ACT directing the department of health and human services to develop a health outcomes repository related to per- and polyfluorinated alkyl substances.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. N. Murphy, Hills. 12; Rep. Dunn, Rock. 16; Rep. Meuse, Rock. 37; Rep. W. Thomas, Hills. 12; Rep. Rung, Hills. 12; Rep. Lascelles, Hills. 14; Rep. K. Perez, Rock. 16; Rep. Rombeau, Hills. 2; Sen. Watters, Dist 4; Sen. Altschiller, Dist 24; Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Sen. Chandley, Dist 11; Sen. Ricciardi, Dist 9

 

COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill directs the department of health and human services to develop a health outcomes repository related to per- and polyfluorinated alkyl substances.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

23-0256

08/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty Three

 

AN ACT directing the department of health and human services to develop a health outcomes repository related to per- and polyfluorinated alkyl substances.

 

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

 

1  Department of Health and Human Services; Health Outcomes Repository.  The department of health and human services shall develop a health outcomes repository to collect information relative to adverse human health effects in areas impacted by per- and polyfluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS) air emissions and areas impacted by PFAS contaminated drinking water.  The repository shall collect adverse health outcome information recognized by the Environmental Protection Agency based upon scientific studies and peer reviewed data.  

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

LBA

23-0256

1/10/23

 

HB 614-FN- FISCAL NOTE

AS INTRODUCED

 

AN ACT directing the department of health and human services to develop a health outcomes repository related to per- and polyfluorinated alkyl substances.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

Due to time constraints, the Office of Legislative Budget Assistant is unable to provide a fiscal note for this bill, as introduced, at this time.  When completed, the fiscal note will be forwarded to the House Clerk's Office.

 

AGENCIES CONTACTED:

Department of Health and Human Services