SB 438 - FINAL VERSION

3/19/98 0997s

1998 SESSION

SENATE BILL 438

AN ACT exercising the authority of the state of New Hampshire to elect out of the federal Volunteer Protection Act of 1997.

SPONSORS: Sen. K. Wheeler, Dist 21; Sen. J. King, Dist 18; Sen. Roberge, Dist 9; Rep. Alger, Graf 9; Rep. Allen, Hills 1

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

AMENDED ANALYSIS

This bill exercises the authority of the state of New Hampshire to limit the application of the federal Volunteer Protection Act in civil actions in state courts against a volunteer in which all parties are citizens of the state.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

3/19/98 0997s

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord One Thousand Nine Hundred and Ninety-Eight

AN ACT exercising the authority of the state of New Hampshire to elect out of the federal Volunteer Protection Act of 1997.

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