District 08 - Senator Ruth Ward

Senator Ward
State House
Room 302
107 North Main Street Concord NH  03301
603.271.2609
Staff: Marie Marston

36 Total Bills Sponsored by Senator Ward

13 Prime Sponsored Bills
Title: relative to the degree granting authority of Signum university.
General Status:
HOUSE
House Status::
INEXPEDIENT TO LEGISLATE
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
HouseEducation
Next/Last Hearing:
3/25/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: adopting omnibus legislation on chartered public schools.
General Status:
SENATE
House Status::
Senate Status:
CONSENT CALENDAR REPORT FILED
Latest Status:
Senate Education
Next/Last Hearing:
1/25/2021 12:00:00 AM

SB148
Bill Docket
Title: adopting omnibus legislation relative to vocational and career education, environmental education, and emergency plans for sports injuries.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
CONFERENCE REPORT ADOPTED
Senate Status:
CONFERENCE REPORT ADOPTED
Latest Status:
HouseEducation
Next/Last Hearing:
4/21/2021 12:00:00 AM

35 Cosponsored Bills
CACR3
Bill Docket
Title: use of money raised by taxation for education. Providing that money raised by taxation may be applied for the use of religious educational institutions.
General Status:
HOUSE
House Status::
MISCELLANEOUS
Senate Status:
Latest Status:
HouseEducation
Next/Last Hearing:
3/4/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: establishing the Richard "Dick" Hinch education freedom account program.
General Status:
HOUSE
House Status::
REPORT FILED
Senate Status:
Latest Status:
HouseEducation
Next/Last Hearing:
2/11/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: relative to renewable generation facility property subject to a voluntary payment in lieu of taxes agreement.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
Senate Election Law and Municipal Affairs
Next/Last Hearing:
4/12/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB110
Bill Docket
Title: relative to the distribution of adequate education grants.
General Status:
SENATE
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED
Senate Status:
CONSENT CALENDAR REPORT FILED
Latest Status:
Senate Education
Next/Last Hearing:
3/16/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB115
Bill Docket
Title: relative to wake surfing.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
CONCURRED
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED WITH AMENDMENT
Latest Status:
Senate Energy and Natural Resources
Next/Last Hearing:
3/29/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB128
Bill Docket
Title: adding notification requirements to the weather modification statute.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
Senate Executive Departments and Administration
Next/Last Hearing:
4/14/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB140
Bill Docket
Title: relative to private rights of action regarding pupil safety.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
CONCURRED
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED WITH AMENDMENT
Latest Status:
Senate Education
Next/Last Hearing:
4/20/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB194
Bill Docket
Title: relative to the release of student assessment information and data.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED WITH AMENDMENT
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
Senate Education
Next/Last Hearing:
3/23/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB282
Bill Docket
Title: relative to a private school that is approved as a tuition program.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED WITH AMENDMENT
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
Senate Education
Next/Last Hearing:
4/27/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB413
Bill Docket
Title: (New Title) establishing a solid waste working group on solid waste management planning, relative to compost, and establishing a statewide solid waste disposal reduction goal.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
CONCURRED
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED WITH AMENDMENT
Latest Status:
Senate Energy and Natural Resources
Next/Last Hearing:
4/12/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB434
Bill Docket
Title: prohibiting the use of public funds for abortions.
General Status:
HOUSE
House Status::
MISCELLANEOUS
Senate Status:
Latest Status:
HouseJudiciary
Next/Last Hearing:
2/10/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB464
Bill Docket
Title: relative to the commission to study school funding.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED WITH AMENDMENT
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
Senate Education
Next/Last Hearing:
4/27/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB500
Bill Docket
Title: relative to reducing school food waste and addressing child hunger.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED WITH AMENDMENT
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
Senate Education
Next/Last Hearing:
4/13/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB549
Bill Docket
Title: relative to the energy efficiency resource standard and the system benefits charge.
General Status:
HOUSE
House Status::
REPORT FILED
Senate Status:
Latest Status:
HouseScience, Technology and Energy
Next/Last Hearing:
2/22/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB597
Bill Docket
Title: relative to the expectation of privacy.
General Status:
HOUSE
House Status::
REPORT FILED
Senate Status:
Latest Status:
HouseJudiciary
Next/Last Hearing:
3/5/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB606
Bill Docket
Title: exempting services provided without renumeration from license requirements for barbering, cosmetology, and esthetics.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
Senate Executive Departments and Administration
Next/Last Hearing:
5/5/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB609
Bill Docket
Title: relative to innovation schools.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
Senate Education
Next/Last Hearing:
3/16/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB613
Bill Docket
Title: (New Title) relative to state aid to school districts with special education pupils and relative to pooled risk management for unanticipated special education cost recovery.
General Status:
HOUSE
House Status::
REPORT FILED
Senate Status:
Latest Status:
HouseFinance
Next/Last Hearing:
3/16/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB624
Bill Docket
Title: decreasing the fee to file a petition for a declaratory ruling with the site evaluation committee.
General Status:
HOUSE
House Status::
REPORT FILED
Senate Status:
Latest Status:
HouseWays and Means
Next/Last Hearing:
3/10/2021 12:00:00 AM

HB625
Bill Docket
Title: relative to the protection of fetal life.
General Status:
SENATE
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED
Senate Status:
LAID ON TABLE
Latest Status:
Senate Judiciary
Next/Last Hearing:
3/30/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: allowing the preprocessing of absentee ballots for certain 2021 elections and allowing for the postponement of annual town meetings in calendar year 2021 where concerns exist during the COVID-19 health emergency.
General Status:
HOUSE
House Status::
REPORT FILED
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED WITH AMENDMENT
Latest Status:
HouseElection Law
Next/Last Hearing:
1/22/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: relative to one year certificates of eligibility to teach.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
HouseEducation
Next/Last Hearing:
3/25/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: relative to voter checklists and modifying the absentee ballot affidavit.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
CONFERENCE REPORT ADOPTED
Senate Status:
CONFERENCE REPORT ADOPTED
Latest Status:
HouseElection Law
Next/Last Hearing:
3/31/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: relative to Native American name restoration.
General Status:
HOUSE
House Status::
INEXPEDIENT TO LEGISLATE
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED WITH AMENDMENT
Latest Status:
HouseExecutive Departments and Administration
Next/Last Hearing:
4/15/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: relative to warning label requirements for marijuana products dispensed in alternative treatment centers.
General Status:
SENATE
House Status::
Senate Status:
INEXPEDIENT TO LEGISLATE
Latest Status:
Senate Commerce
Next/Last Hearing:
1/19/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: relative to the organization of alternative treatment centers.
General Status:
VETOED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED WITH AMENDMENT
Latest Status:
HouseCommerce and Consumer Affairs
Next/Last Hearing:
3/24/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: (New Title) relative to informed consent to search a motor vehicle and amending the statutory requirements for a search warrant.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
CONFERENCE REPORT ADOPTED
Senate Status:
CONFERENCE REPORT ADOPTED
Latest Status:
HouseCriminal Justice and Public Safety
Next/Last Hearing:
4/21/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: restricting public officers from engaging in certain private dealings.
General Status:
SENATE
House Status::
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE
Senate Status:
CONFERENCE COMMITTEE
Latest Status:
Senate Executive Departments and Administration
Next/Last Hearing:
3/24/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: relative to the formula used to determine current use tax rates.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
HouseWays and Means
Next/Last Hearing:
3/16/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: establishing a broadband matching grant initiative and fund.
General Status:
SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
House Status::
PASSED/ADOPTED WITH AMENDMENT
Senate Status:
CONCURRED
Latest Status:
HouseFinance
Next/Last Hearing:
5/10/2021 12:00:00 AM

SB130
Bill Docket
Title: relative to education freedom accounts.
General Status:
SENATE
House Status::
Senate Status:
LAID ON TABLE
Latest Status:
Senate Education
Next/Last Hearing:
3/2/2021 12:00:00 AM

SB135
Bill Docket
Title: relative to the calculation of the cost of an opportunity for an adequate education
General Status:
HOUSE
House Status::
REPORT FILED
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
HouseEducation
Next/Last Hearing:
3/25/2021 12:00:00 AM

Title: reaffirming friendship between New Hampshire and Taiwan, encouraging the enhancement of bilateral trade relations, and supporting Taiwan in the international community.
General Status:
PASSED
House Status::
Senate Status:
PASSED/ADOPTED
Latest Status:
Next/Last Hearing: