VETO Day in the NH Legislature – and back to the NH House! - Granite Grok

VETO Day in the NH Legislature – and back to the NH House!

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Back just in the nick of tie – Intro Ceremonies.  Let’s see what the NH House will / won’t do, right?

UPDATE and BUMPED:   Normal House Rules were NOT suspended. *****

(3) Vetoes Sustained: SB74, SB100. SB148

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(1) Vetoes Overridden: SB88

Suspend the rules: HB3A, HB4 – motion / vote to suspend the rules to consider these bills. Dick Hinch states that the Republicans are not supporting them and that the original bills were vetoed by the Governor and they will not support this end run that only arrived yesterday morning. No time for public debate and no information session. Do it the right way.  Yea:  210    Nay: 147       Motion fails (needs 2/3rds vote)

HB226: Enrolled bill, amendment. Bill changes requirements for teacher not being re-appointed.  This is to fix something out that weren’t when the bill was passed.  Yea:  211    Nay: 145  Amendment is adopted

SB74: Shoveling more money (40% increase) to LCHIP (taking land out of commercial reach). After all, it’s only a “coupla cups of coffee” per transaction….  (Governor’s veto was overridden in the NH Senate: Yea:  17    Nay: 7).  This vote in the NH House: Yea:  221    Nay: 143   Veto is sustained

SB88relative to registry identification cards under the use of cannabis for therapeutic purposes law. The Senate overrode the Governor’s veto.  This vote in the NH House: Yea: 238     Nay: 117   Veto is overridden

SB100: Employers can’t do a criminal background check before hiring someone (Senate overrode the Governor’s veto).  This vote in the NH House: Yea:  210  Nay:  148  Veto is sustained.

SB148: Provide written notice to a prospective public employee candidate to see how much joining a union would cost.  It ALSO would broach said employee’s personal information / privacy automatically to the union (Senate overrode the Governor’s veto).    This vote in the NH House: Yea:  218   Nay:139    Veto is sustained.