2019 Outdoor Recreation Legislation

Senate Bill 234

What it does

Establishes the Office of Outdoor Recreation Industry Development in the NH Department of Business and Economic Affairs. The bill also establishes the position of director of the office.

Why it’s important

Supporting this bill would help to promote and expand the state’s outdoor recreation industry, outdoor recreational opportunities being a primary reason that young people stay in NH, according to Stay Work Play survey data.

Current status

Senate Bill 234 was Laid on the Table with a pending motion of Inexpedient to Legislate, effectively killing the bill.