Bill Text - HB1109 (2014)

Relative to providing notice to abutters of a petitioned warrant article to discontinue a class VI road.


Revision: March 27, 2014, midnight

HB 1109 – AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

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2014 SESSION

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06/03

HOUSE BILL 1109

AN ACT relative to providing notice to abutters of a petitioned warrant article to discontinue a class VI road.

SPONSORS: Rep. Fields, Belk 4; Rep. Raymond, Belk 4

COMMITTEE: Municipal and County Government

AMENDED ANALYSIS

This bill requires petitioners to bear the cost of notice when a petitioned warrant article calls for the discontinuance of a class VI highway.

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

6Feb2014… 0204h

14-2052

06/03

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Fourteen

AN ACT relative to providing notice to abutters of a petitioned warrant article to discontinue a class VI road.

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

1 Power to Discontinue Highway; Notice. Amend RSA 231:43, II to read as follows:

II. The selectmen shall give written notice [shall be given] by verified mail, as defined in RSA 451-C:1, VII, to all owners of property abutting such highway, at least 14 days prior to the vote of the town. In the case of a petitioned warrant article calling for discontinuance of a class VI highway, the petitioners shall bear the cost of notice.

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

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