HB228 (2017) Detail

Relative to transportation of alcoholic beverages by a minor.


HB 228 - AS AMENDED BY THE SENATE

 

26Jan2017... 0038h

04/20/2017   1403s

2017 SESSION

17-0342

03/08

 

HOUSE BILL 228

 

AN ACT relative to transportation of alcoholic beverages by a minor.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. R. Smith, Merr. 3; Sen. French, Dist 7

 

COMMITTEE: Criminal Justice and Public Safety

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill allows minors to transport alcoholic beverages in a vehicle or boat when accompanied by certain family members.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

26Jan2017... 0038h

04/20/2017   1403s 17-0342

03/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to transportation of alcoholic beverages by a minor.

 

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

 

1  Transportation of Alcoholic Beverages by a Minor.  Amend RSA 265-A:45, I-II to read as follows:

I.  Notwithstanding RSA 265-A:44, II, no driver under the age of 21 shall, except when accompanied by a parent, stepparent, legal guardian, grandparent, or legal age spouse, domestic partner, or sibling, transport any liquor or beverage in any part of a vehicle.  A driver violating this section may have his or her license or privilege to drive suspended for 60 days.

II.  No person operating a boat while under the age of 21 shall, except when accompanied by a parent, stepparent, legal guardian, grandparent, or legal age spouse, domestic partner, or sibling, transport any liquor or beverage in any part of a boat with an intent to consume such liquor or beverage.  Anyone violating this paragraph may, following a hearing, have his or her privilege to operate a boat on the waters of the state suspended for 90 days and may additionally have his or her license or privilege to drive suspended for 90 days.

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

Links

HB228 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 11, 2017 House Hearing
Jan. 17, 2017 House Exec Session
Jan. 26, 2017 House Floor Vote
April 4, 2017 Senate Hearing
April 20, 2017 Senate Floor Vote
Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB228 Revision: 739 Date: April 21, 2017, 9:54 a.m.
HB228 Revision: 740 Date: Jan. 30, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
HB228 Revision: 741 Date: Jan. 30, 2017, 11:53 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 4, 2017 Introduced 01/04/2017 and referred to Criminal Justice and Public Safety HJ 2 P. 21
Jan. 11, 2017 Public Hearing: 01/11/2017 11:00 AM LOB 204
Jan. 17, 2017 Subcommittee Work Session: 01/17/2017 09:00 AM LOB 204
Jan. 17, 2017 Executive Session: 01/17/2017 01:00 PM LOB 204
Jan. 26, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2017-0038h for 01/26/2017 (Vote 18-2; CC) HC 8 P. 3
Jan. 26, 2017 Amendment # 2017-0038h: AA VV 01/26/2017 HJ 4 P. 3
Jan. 26, 2017 Ought to Pass with Amendment 0038h: MA VV 01/26/2017 HJ 4 P. 3
Feb. 16, 2017 Introduced 02/16/2017 and Referred to Judiciary; SJ 7
March 14, 2017 ==CANCELLED== Hearing: 03/14/2017, Room 100, SH, 09:15 am; SC 14
April 4, 2017 Hearing: 04/04/2017, Room 100, SH, 09:45 am; SC 17
April 20, 2017 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2017-1403s, 04/20/2017; SC 19
April 20, 2017 Committee Amendment # 2017-1403s, AA, VV; 04/20/2017; SJ 14
April 20, 2017 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2017-1403s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 04/20/2017; SJ 14
May 18, 2017 House Non-Concurs with Senate Amendment 1403s and Requests CofC (Rep. Welch): MA VV 05/18/2017 HJ 16 P. 7
May 18, 2017 Speaker Appoints: Reps. Chandley, Gagne, Welch, Gargasz 05/18/2017 HJ 16 P. 7
May 31, 2017 Sen. Carson Accedes to House Request for Committee of Conference, MA, VV; 05/31/2017; SJ 18
May 31, 2017 President Appoints: Senators Carson, French, Lasky; 05/31/2017; SJ 18
June 8, 2017 Conference Committee Meeting: 06/08/2017 01:20 PM LOB 204
Conference Committee Report; Not Signed Off; SJ 20