Business bills to watch in 2014.
BUSINESS BILLS TO WATCH IN 2014
LSR BILL # TITLE SPONSOR
S-2796 Relative to the definition of Bob Odell
H-2235 HB1464 Exempting New Hampshire Guy Contois
produced, sold, and consumed in
New Hampshire from the FDA
Food Safety and Modernization
CORPORATIONS AND LAW
H-2165 HB1215 Relative to the rights of Patrick Abrami
S-2747 SB303 Relative to had faith Sharon Carson
assertions of patent
H-2543 HB1186 Relative to fines imposed on Timothy Smith
corporations for criminal
H-2544 H81332 Relative to monetary judgments Timothy Smith
in class-action civil suits
under the Consumer Protection
H-2294 HB1478 Relative to state licensing Mark Warden
and oversight of child care
S-2634 SB221 Relative to private Nancy Stiles
postsecondary career schools.
H-2399 HB1294 Requiring that all providers Bill Nelson
be allowed to participate in
the health exchange.
S-2699 Relative to the Medicaid Bob Odell
S-2601 Requiring an insurer David Pierce
participating in the health
exchange to include access to
a hospital in each county of
H-2840 HB1614 Relative to pharmacy benefit Donna Schlachman
H-2535 HB1328 Relative to licensure of Emily Sandblade
insurance exchange navigators.
S-2720 Relative to certain health Jeb Bradley
H-2837 HB1B13 Relative to payment of the Mary Jane Wallner
Medicaid enhancement tax.
H-2472 HB1612 Relative to health insurance Neal Kurk
S-2778 Requiring the insurance Sam Cataldo
department to hold public
hearings before approval of
products to be sold on the
H-2498 HB1541 Allowing health insurance William O'Brien
policies to be sold without
S-2735 SB302 Relative to public or private David Pierce
criticism of employers by
S-2806 SB295 Prohibiting an employer from Donna Soucy
using credit history in
H-2385 HB1571 Relative to breastfeeding. Edward Butler
H-2036 HB1368 Relative to inquiries into Frank Heffron
criminal records on employment
H-2548 HB1334 Relative to contributions to Gary Daniels
charities by employees.
H-2447 HB1499 Making changes in the maximum Jeffrey Goley
weekly benefit amount of
H-244B HB1592 Relative to requiring Jeffrey Goley
prevailing wages on
state-funded public works
H-2039 HB1407 Relative to privacy in the Katherine Rogers
H-2506 HB1355 Relative to unemployment Kevin St. James
compensation for self-employed
S-2599 SB204 Relative to medical conditions Lou D'Allesandio
covered by workers'
S-2787 Repealing the requirement for Peter Bragdon
notice of non-compete and
non-piracy agreements prior to
the start of employment.
H-2167 HB1405 Prohibiting an employer from Robert Gushing
using credit history in
H-2449 HB1403 Establishing a state minimum Sally Kelly
S-2609 SB207 Relative to paycheck equity. Sylvia Larsen
REAL ESTATE, CONSTRUCTION
S-2645 SB228 Relative * notice of changes Jeb Bradley
to zoning and historic
H-2296 HB1143 Relative to the New Hampshire Lynne Ober
Law Against Discrimination.
H-2163 HB1214 Relative to grounds for Mark Warden
termination of tenancy.
H-2293 HB1258 Relative to fill and dredge Shannon Chandley
H-2461 HB1532 Relative to notification of Susan Almy
radon level prior to sale or
lease of property.
H-2567 HB1344 Relative to the disposal of Andrew White
sharps waste by retail
S-2826 SB321 Relative to motorist service Peggy Gilmour
H-2272 H81570 Establishing a paint Scott Burns
H-2288 HB1475 Relative to expanding the Daniel Itse
research and development tax
credit against the business
profits tax to be a
reinvestment tax credit.
H-2174 HB1509 Relative to including David Hess
enterprises in the business
enterprise tax and lowering
the rate of the tax.
S-2736 SB312 Establishing a job creation David Pierce
credit against the business
profits tax and the business
enterprise tax for small
employment in New Hampshire.
S-2771 S8327 Relative to economic David Walters
revitalization zone tax
S-2683 SB255 Establishing an innovation Sylvia Larsen
business tax incentive program
and credit against interest
and dividend taxes.
H-2266 HB1142 Relative to the road toll for Candace Bouchard
S-2595 Establishing road toll fees David Walters
for electric and hybrid
H-2061 HB1374 Repealing the priority status John Cloutier
of the widening of 1-93 from
Manchester to the
Massachusetts border in the
state of New Hampshire ID-year
H-2021 HB1366 Relative to exemptions from Leon Rideout
seasonal weight restrictions
S-2664 Relative to New Hampshire Bob Odell
H-2417 HB1602 Relative to the divestiture of David Borden
H-2115 HB1443 Relative to renewable Jack Flanagan
S-2721 SB281 Relative to the siting of wind Jeb Bradley
S-2688 SB258 Permitting the Public Jeff Woodbum
Utilities Commission to
authorize a telephone company
to permanently discontinue its
H-2478 HB1314 Relative to approval of a Linda DiSilvestro
reorganization, or sale by the
Public Utilities Commission.
S-2703 SB268 Relative to allocations from Martha Fuller Clark
the energy efficiency fund.
H-2492 HB1540 Relative to least cost Robert Backus
integrated resource phns filed
by an electric utility.
H-2454 HB1310 Allowing towns and cities to Robert dishing
terminate the application of
the property tax exemption for
water and air pollution
control facilities within the
town or city.
* This is an incomplete list of some of the business-related
legislative service requests submitted by senators and House members
in the next legislative session. Not all of these LSRs may be tiled as