HB1168 (2006) Detail

Establishing a commission to determine how to optimize boating safety on water bodies.


HB 1168 – AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

09mar06… 1134h

2006 SESSION

06-2167

03/10

HOUSE BILL 1168

AN ACT establishing a commission to determine how to optimize boating safety on water bodies.

SPONSORS: Rep. Spang, Straf 7; Rep. Currier, Merr 5; Sen. Johnson, Dist 2

COMMITTEE: Resources, Recreation and Development

ANALYSIS

This bill establishes a commission to determine how to optimize boating safety on water bodies.

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

09mar06… 1134h

06-2167

03/10

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Six

AN ACT establishing a commission to determine how to optimize boating safety on water bodies.

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

1 Commission Established. There is established a commission to determine how to optimize boating safety on water bodies.

2 Membership and Compensation.

I. The members of the commission shall be as follows:

(a) Two members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives, one of whom shall be a member of the resources, recreation and development committee.

(b) Two members of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

(c) One member appointed by the New Hampshire Marine Trades Association.

(d) The commissioner of environmental services, or designee.

(e) The commissioner of resources and economic development, or designee.

(f) The commissioner of safety, or designee.

(g) The executive director of the fish and game department, or designee.

(h) One member appointed by the public water access advisory board.

(i) One member appointed by the New Hampshire Lakes Association.

(j) The director of the New Hampshire Rivers Council, or designee.

II. Legislative members of the commission shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the commission.

3 Duties. The commission shall determine how to optimize enforcement of safe boating laws on water bodies.

4 Chairperson; Quorum. The members of the commission shall elect a chairperson from among the members. The first meeting of the commission shall be called by the first-named house member. The first meeting of the commission shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section. Eight members of the commission shall constitute a quorum.

5 Report. The commission shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2007.

6 Effective Date. This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Links

HB1168 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type

Bill Text Revisions

HB1168 Revision: 9447 Date: Jan. 21, 2010, midnight

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