HB328 (2017) Detail

Relative to taxation of public utility infrastructure.


HB 328 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0576

06/05

 

HOUSE BILL 328

 

AN ACT relative to taxation of public utility infrastructure.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Bean, Rock. 21

 

COMMITTEE: Science, Technology and Energy

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires the public utilities commission to include notification in licenses for the construction of public utility infrastructure over, under, or across state land or water that the infrastructure is taxable to the utility.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0576

06/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to taxation of public utility infrastructure.

 

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

 

1  New Section; Rights in Public Waters and Lands; Taxation.  Amend RSA 371 by inserting after section 20 the following new section:

371:20-a  Taxation.  The commission shall include in any license issued under this subdivision a notification that any pipeline, cable, or conduit, or line of poles or towers and wires and fixtures thereon, over, under, or across any of the public waters of this state or any land owned by this state shall be taxable to the party using or occupying such waters or lands under RSA 72:23, I(b).

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect April 1, 2018.

Links

HB328 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 18, 2017 House Hearing
Jan. 31, 2017 House Exec Session
Feb. 15, 2017 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB328 Revision: 649 Date: Jan. 30, 2017, 10:16 a.m.

Docket


Feb. 15, 2017: Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/15/2017 HJ 7 P. 20


Feb. 15, 2017: Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/15/2017 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 11 P. 15


Jan. 31, 2017: ==RESCHEDULED== Executive Session: 01/31/2017 02:45 PM LOB 304


Jan. 31, 2017: Full Committee Work Session: 01/31/2017 10:00 AM LOB 304


Jan. 24, 2017: ==CANCELLED== Executive Session: 01/24/2017 01:00 PM LOB 304


Jan. 24, 2017: Full Committee Work Session: 01/24/2017 10:00 AM LOB 304


Jan. 18, 2017: Public Hearing: 01/18/2017 02:00 PM LOB 304


Jan. 5, 2017: Introduced 01/05/2017 and referred to Science, Technology and Energy HJ 3 P. 8