HB163 (2017) Detail

Relative to the responsibility of a municipality to enforce its ordinances.


CHAPTER 56

HB 163 - FINAL VERSION

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0189

06/10

 

HOUSE BILL 163

 

AN ACT relative to the responsibility of a municipality to enforce its ordinances.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Steven Smith, Sull. 11

 

COMMITTEE: Municipal and County Government

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires any municipality that adopts a bylaw or ordinance pertaining to off highway recreational vehicles to enforce such ordinance.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0189

06/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to the responsibility of a municipality to enforce its ordinances.

 

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

 

56:1  New Paragraph; Off Highway Vehicles; Regulations of Political Subdivisions.  Amend RSA 215-A:15 by inserting after paragraph I the following new paragraph:

I-a.(a)  Any municipality that enacts an ordinance or bylaw under paragraph I relating to this chapter shall be responsible for the enforcement of such ordinance or bylaw.

(b)  Any person who is guilty of a violation of an ordinance or bylaw under subparagraph (a) shall be subject to all other provisions of this chapter.

56:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Approved: June 02, 2017

Effective Date: August 01, 2017

Links

HB163 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 17, 2017 House Hearing
Jan. 24, 2017 House Exec Session
Feb. 2, 2017 House Floor Vote
March 15, 2017 Senate Hearing
April 20, 2017 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB163 Revision: 480 Date: June 6, 2017, 11 a.m.
HB163 Revision: 481 Date: April 20, 2017, 11:31 a.m.
HB163 Revision: 482 Date: Jan. 30, 2017, 2:58 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 4, 2017 Introduced 01/04/2017 and referred to Municipal and County Government HJ 2 P. 19
Jan. 17, 2017 Public Hearing: 01/17/2017 01:00 PM LOB 301
Jan. 24, 2017 Executive Session: 01/24/2017 01:00 PM LOB 301
Feb. 2, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 02/02/2017 (Vote 15-0; CC) HC 9 P. 5
Feb. 2, 2017 Ought to Pass: MA VV 02/02/2017 HJ 5 P. 6
Feb. 16, 2017 Introduced 02/16/2017 and Referred to Public and Municipal Affairs; SJ 7
March 15, 2017 Hearing: 03/15/2017, Room 102, LOB, 10:15 am; SC 13
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 (In recess 04/27/2017); SJ 16
April 20, 2017 Enrolled 04/20/2017 HJ 14 P. 26
June 2, 2017 Signed by Governor Sununu 06/02/2017; Chapter 56; Eff. 8/1/2017