Bill Details - HB289 (2017)

HB 289 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0145

06/09

 

HOUSE BILL 289

 

AN ACT allowing humane societies to place tourist oriented directional signs on the side of the road.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. S. Schmidt, Carr. 6; Rep. Parker, Carr. 6; Rep. Umberger, Carr. 2; Sen. Bradley, Dist 3

 

COMMITTEE: Environment and Agriculture

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill permits the commissioner of the department of transportation to erect directional signs to animal shelters.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0145

06/09

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT allowing humane societies to place tourist oriented directional signs on the side of the road.

 

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

 

1  New Section; Humane Society Directional Signs.  Amend RSA 228 by inserting after section 38 the following new section:

228:38-a  Humane Society Directional Signs.  The commissioner may erect on any class I or class II highway reflective directional signs designating the route or exit to the nearest animal shelter.  Such signs shall be erected in those locations as the commissioner, after consultation with the local humane society, may determine to be in the best public interest.  The cost for the signs and erection of such signs shall be borne by the local humane society.  

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

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 5, 2017 Introduced 01/05/2017 and referred to Environment and Agriculture HJ 3 P. 7
Jan. 24, 2017 ==CANCELLED== Public Hearing: 01/24/2017 01:00 PM LOB 303
Jan. 24, 2017 ==RESCHEDULED== Public Hearing: 01/24/2017 01:00 PM LOB 201-203
Jan. 31, 2017 Executive Session: 01/31/2017 10:00 AM LOB 303
Feb. 15, 2017 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/15/2017 (Vote 18-0; CC) HC 11 P. 10
Feb. 15, 2017 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/15/2017 HJ 7 P. 11

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 24, 2017 House Hearing
Jan. 31, 2017 House Exec Session
Feb. 15, 2017 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB289 Revision: 111 Date: Jan. 30, 2017, 10:45 a.m.