HB617 SJC Hearing Mar. 22

The Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled a hearing on a Right-to-Know bill on Tuesday, March 22, 2016. The hearing for HB617 on requiring state police to wear body cameras and defining when such video is available to the public is scheduled for 9:45 a.m. The hearing will be in room 100 of the State House in Concord, NH.

RTKNH supports this bill to the extent it provides public access to body camera records. The public is invited to attend this hearing and RTKNH encourages those who support this bill to come to the hearing to show your support. Directions from around the state are available here.

If you can’t attend the hearing but still want to express your support, please write to the Senate Judiciary Committee or a member of the committee, particularly if they are your representative. Contact information including all the members of the committee is available here. The chair of the committee can be reached by email at sharon.carson@leg.state.nh.us.