State Government

State Government

NH LAKES works with New Hampshire legislators, state agency staff, and partners to submit and support bills that will help restore and preserve our lakes. While NH LAKES takes strong positions of support or opposition on some bills, we also track many bills as they move through the legislative process, so we can respond if they become essential to our cause. Learn more about some of the bills we support and track.


2024 Legislative Tracking


How a Bill Becomes a Law in New Hampshire

Let’s describe the procedure through which a bill becomes a law. You may be acquainted with this, but the procedure might be a bit perplexing to some. The infographic below breaks down the process in a friendly and easy-to-absorb way.


See what happened with bills NH LAKES tracked in previous New Hampshire Legislative Sessions: