New Hampshire

Backlog Snapshot

New Hampshire
Untested Kits:

Unknown

Testing:

Unknown

Does New Hampshire law require...
An Audit of Untested Rape Kits?

No

Tracking of Rape Kits?

No

Testing of all backlogged rape kits?

No

Testing of all rape kits in the future?

No

Victims to be notified of the status of their cases?

Proposed

Funding for testing kits?

No

The extent of the untested rape kit backlog in New Hampshire is unknown. New Hampshire does not require its law enforcement agencies to count, track, or test rape kits. 

In 2018, New Hampshire legislators introduced a bill that would grant sexual assault survivors the right to notice regarding rape kit testing status and results.

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