Bill Text - HB1155 (2006)

Creating a violation for failure to pay a highway toll.


Revision: Jan. 21, 2010, midnight

CHAPTER 116

HB 1155 – FINAL VERSION

2006 SESSION

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HOUSE BILL 1155

AN ACT creating a violation for failure to pay a highway toll.

SPONSORS: Rep. J. Flanders, Rock 8; Rep. P. Cote, Hills 25

COMMITTEE: Transportation

ANALYSIS

This bill makes failure to pay a highway toll a violation for vehicles that pass through a toll facility or any lane of a toll facility that is not equipped with an electronic toll monitoring system and clarifies that the administrative procedure for toll evasion applies to all other vehicles that evade a toll.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

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STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Six

AN ACT creating a violation for failure to pay a highway toll.

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

116:1 New Section; Failure to Pay a Highway Toll. Amend RSA 236 by inserting after section 31 the following new section:

236:31-a Failure to Pay a Highway Toll. Any person passing through a toll facility or any lane of a toll facility that is not equipped with an electronic toll collection monitoring system who fails, neglects, or refuses to pay the toll or charge for the use of any bridge, highway, or part thereof shall be guilty of a violation. In all other cases, RSA 236:31 shall apply.

116:2 Effective Date. This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Approved: May 10, 2006

Effective: May 10, 2006

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