HB1193 (2012) Detail

Relative to requirements for temporary certificates of safe boating education.


HB 1193 – AS INTRODUCED

2012 SESSION

12-2762

03/05

HOUSE BILL 1193

AN ACT relative to requirements for temporary certificates of safe boating education.

SPONSORS: Rep. Hikel, Hills 7

COMMITTEE: Transportation

ANALYSIS

This bill requires that the examination for a temporary certificate of safe boating education include a written and an on-the-water test.

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

12-2762

03/05

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twelve

AN ACT relative to requirements for temporary certificates of safe boating education.

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

1 Temporary Certificate. Amend RSA 270-D:14 to read as follows:

270-D:14 Temporary Certificate. The commissioner, or designee, shall issue a temporary certificate of safe boating education to a person 16 years of age or older who passes a temporary safe boater examination administered by the department or its agents and approved by the commissioner. The examination shall consist of both a written and an on-the-water test administered by the department or its agents. The temporary certificate of safe boater education shall be valid for up to 14 days and shall entitle the holder only to operate a vessel on the public waters of New Hampshire. No person shall receive more than one temporary certificate of safe boating education in any calendar year. Any dealer or renter of boats or employee thereof, who has passed the boating safety education course as provided in RSA 270-D:13, I(a) and is approved by the commissioner, may administer the temporary safety examination and issue a temporary certificate. If the commissioner finds that a person administering a temporary safe boater examination has assisted the person taking the examination, the commissioner shall permanently revoke the authority of the administrator to issue certificates and administer examinations.

2 Effective Date. This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB1193 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type

Bill Text Revisions

HB1193 Revision: 20794 Date: Dec. 14, 2011, midnight

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