- These are the most liberty-critical hearings for the week
- Click on the bill number to read the bill.
- Click on the committee name to email the committee your thoughts.
Of the 14 hearings in the House, we are recommending support of 1 and opposition of 1 with 4 being of interest.
Of the 18 hearings in the Senate, we are recommending support of 3 and opposition of 3 with 1 being of interest.
|Of Interest||HB1||making appropriations for the expenses of certain departments of the state for fiscal years ending June 30, 2024 and June 30, 2025.||Finance||Mon 3/13||2:00 PM||Representatives Hall||NHLA Note: See full bill text by clicking bill number link. This is the operating budget bill with line item
appropriations to specific operations.
|Of Interest||HB2||relative to state fees, funds, revenues, and expenditures.||Finance||Mon 3/13||2:00 PM||Representatives Hall||NHLA Note: See full bill text by clicking bill number link. This is the budget trailer bill with policy changes and detailed appropriations.|
|Of Interest||HB609||relative to energy facility siting.||Science, Technology and Energy||Mon 3/13||9:00 AM||LOB Room 302-304||This bill establishes the regulation of energy facility siting within the public utilities commission and establishes new procedures to replace the site evaluation committee.|
|Oppose||HB142||relative to the operation of the Burgess Biopower plant.||Science, Technology and Energy||Mon 3/13||9:10 AM||LOB Room 302-304||This bill allows the public utilities commission to amend its orders as necessary to protect the continued operation of the Burgess Biopower plant.|
|Support||HB639||relative to the legalization and regulation of cannabis and making appropriations therefor.||Ways and Means||Mon 3/13||9:00 AM||LOB Room 202-204||This bill establishes procedures for the legalization, regulation, and taxation of cannabis; the licensing and regulation of cannabis establishments; and makes appropriations therefor.|
|Of Interest||HB83||relative to county commissioners’ authority on county buildings.||Election Law and Municipal Affairs||Tue 3/14||9:30 AM||LOB Room 103||This bill increases the expense thresholds for county commissioners’ authority to purchase real estate and repair, enlarge, or erect county buildings.|
|Support||HB252||(New Title) exempting certain agricultural operations from certain municipal noise ordinances.||Energy and Natural Resources||Tue 3/14||9:30 AM||SH Room 103||This bill exempts farming and agricultural operations from municipal noise ordinances.|
|Support||HB409||relative to nonresident licensure by the board of barbering, cosmetology, and esthetics.||Executive Departments and Administration||Wed 3/15||9:45 AM||SH Room 103||This bill modifies the requirements for nonresident licensure by the board of barbering, cosmetology, and esthetics.|
|Support||HB262||relative to laboratory testing by licensed naturopaths||Executive Departments and Administration||Wed 3/15||10:00 AM||SH Room 103||This bill adds naturopathic doctors to the definition of “licensed medical practitioner” for health facilities authorized for laboratory testing.|
|Of Interest||HB25||making appropriations for capital improvements.||Public Works and Highways||Wed 3/15||10:00 AM||LOB Room 201-203||This bill makes appropriations for capital improvements for the biennium and extends certain lapse dates for previous appropriations.|