HB154 (2017) Detail

Relative to interference with traffic devices.


CHAPTER 113

HB 154 - FINAL VERSION

 

9Feb2017... 0100h

20Apr2017... 1528-EBA

2017 SESSION

17-0032

03/09

 

HOUSE BILL 154

 

AN ACT relative to interference with traffic devices.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Higgins, Graf. 12; Rep. Steven Smith, Sull. 11; Rep. Sykes, Graf. 13; Rep. MacKenzie, Hills. 17; Sen. Feltes, Dist 15

 

COMMITTEE: Transportation

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

This bill modifies exemptions from the prohibition on using a device to change, disrupt, or interfere with the operation of a traffic signal.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

9Feb2017... 0100h

20Apr2017... 1528-EBA 17-0032

03/09

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to interference with traffic devices.

 

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

 

113:1  Interference With Traffic Devices; Exemptions.  Amend the introductory paragraph of RSA 265:15, II(c) to read as follows:

(c)  This paragraph shall not apply to the following persons, who shall be permitted to use traffic signal preemption technology for emergency response purposes:

113:2  New Paragraph; Interference With Traffic Devices; Fixed-Route Public Transportation Buses.  Amend RSA 265:15, II by inserting after subparagraph (d) the following new subparagraph:

(e)  This paragraph shall not apply to personnel operating fixed-route public transportation buses while in regularly-scheduled service, who shall be permitted to use traffic signal prioritization technology for congestion management purposes.

113:3  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect January 1, 2018.

 

Approved: June 15, 2017

Effective Date: January 01, 2018

Links

HB154 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 18, 2017 House Hearing
Jan. 25, 2017 House Exec Session
Feb. 9, 2017 House Floor Vote
March 7, 2017 Senate Hearing
April 20, 2017 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB154 Revision: 773 Date: June 19, 2017, 10:14 a.m.
HB154 Revision: 774 Date: May 3, 2017, 3:58 p.m.
HB154 Revision: 775 Date: Feb. 14, 2017, 12:43 p.m.
HB154 Revision: 776 Date: Jan. 30, 2017, 3:08 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 4, 2017 Introduced 01/04/2017 and referred to Transportation HJ 2 P. 18
Jan. 18, 2017 Public Hearing: 01/18/2017 02:00 PM LOB 203
Jan. 25, 2017 Executive Session: 01/25/2017 02:30 PM LOB 203
Feb. 9, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2017-0100h for 02/09/2017 (Vote 18-0; CC) HC 10 P. 7
Feb. 9, 2017 Amendment # 2017-0100h: AA VV 02/09/2017 HJ 6 P. 7
Feb. 9, 2017 Ought to Pass with Amendment 0100h: MA VV 02/09/2017 HJ 6 P. 7
Feb. 16, 2017 Introduced 02/16/2017 and Referred to Transportation; SJ 7
March 7, 2017 Hearing: 03/07/2017, Room 103, LOB, 01:20 pm; SC 12
April 20, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 04/20/2017; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 19
April 20, 2017 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 04/20/2017; SJ 14
April 27, 2017 Enrolled Bill Amendment # 2017-1528e Adopted, VV, (In recess of 04/27/2017); SJ 16
April 20, 2017 Enrolled Bill Amendment # 2017-1528e: AA VV 04/20/2017 HJ 14 P. 25
May 11, 2017 Enrolled (In recess 05/11/2017); SJ 17
May 4, 2017 Enrolled 05/04/2017 HJ 15 P. 48
June 15, 2017 Signed by Governor Sununu 06/15/2017; Chapter 113; Eff. 1/1/2018