HB371 (2017) Detail

Relative to bond requirements for public works contracts.


CHAPTER 242

HB 371-LOCAL - FINAL VERSION

 

8Mar2017... 0418h

04/20/2017   1368s

22Jun2017... 2367CofC

2017 SESSION

17-0729

05/08

 

HOUSE BILL 371-LOCAL

 

AN ACT relative to bond requirements for public works contracts.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Danielson, Hills. 7

 

COMMITTEE: Public Works and Highways

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill increases the bond requirement for public works contracts entered into in behalf of the state and political subdivisions.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

8Mar2017... 0418h

04/20/2017   1368s

22Jun2017... 2367-CofC 17-0729

05/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to bond requirements for public works contracts.

 

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

 

242:1  Liens for Labor and Materials; Public Works; Bond Required.  Amend RSA 447:16 to read as follows:

447:16  Bond Required.  Officers, public boards, agents or other persons who contract in behalf of the state or any political subdivision thereof for the construction, repair or rebuilding of public buildings, public highways, bridges or other public works shall if said contract involves an expenditure of [$35,000] $75,000 in behalf of the state or $125,000 in behalf of a political subdivision, and may if it involves an expenditure of less amount, obtain as a condition precedent to the execution of the contract, sufficient security, by bond or otherwise, in an amount equal to at least 100 percent of the contract price, or of the estimated cost of the work if no aggregate price is agreed upon, conditioned upon the payment by the contractors and subcontractors for all labor performed or furnished, for all equipment hired, including trucks, for all material used and for fuels, lubricants, power, tools, hardware and supplies purchased by said principal and used in carrying out said contract, and for labor and parts furnished upon the order of said contractor for the repair of equipment used in carrying out said contract.

242:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: July 18, 2017

Effective Date: September 16, 2017

Links

HB371 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 25, 2017 House Hearing
Feb. 16, 2017 House Exec Session
March 8, 2017 House Floor Vote
March 21, 2017 Senate Hearing
April 20, 2017 Senate Floor Vote
June 15, 2017 Senate Floor Vote
June 22, 2017 Senate Floor Vote
June 22, 2017 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB371 Revision: 576 Date: July 20, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
HB371 Revision: 577 Date: June 23, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
HB371 Revision: 578 Date: April 20, 2017, 12:27 p.m.
HB371 Revision: 579 Date: March 30, 2017, 9:15 a.m.
HB371 Revision: 580 Date: Jan. 30, 2017, 8:16 a.m.

Docket


July 18, 2017: Signed by Governor Sununu 07/18/2017; Chapter 242; Eff. 9/16/2017


June 22, 2017: Enrolled 06/22/2017 HJ 19 P. 27


June 22, 2017: Enrolled (In recess 06/22/2017); SJ 20


June 22, 2017: Conference Committee Report 2367c: Adopted, VV 06/22/2017 HJ 19 P. 21


June 22, 2017: Conference Committee Report # 2017-2367c, Adopted, VV; 06/22/2017; SJ 20


June 15, 2017: Conference Committee Report Filed, # 2017-2367c; 06/15/2017


June 15, 2017: ==CONTINUED== Conference Committee Meeting: 06/15/2017 09:30 AM LOB 201


June 12, 2017: ==RECESSED== Conference Committee Meeting: 06/12/2017 11:30 AM LOB 201


May 31, 2017: President Appoints: Senators Birdsell, Bradley, Watters; 05/31/2017; SJ 18


May 31, 2017: Sen. Birdsell Accedes to House Request for Committee of Conference, MA, VV; 05/31/2017; SJ 18


May 18, 2017: Speaker Appoints: Reps. Chandler, McConkey, J. Graham, Ebel 05/18/2017 HJ 16 P. 7


May 18, 2017: House Non-Concurs with Senate Amendment 1368s and Requests CofC (Rep. Chandler): MA VV 05/18/2017 HJ 16 P. 7


April 20, 2017: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2017-1368s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 04/20/2017; SJ 14


April 20, 2017: Committee Amendment # 2017-1368s, AA, VV; 04/20/2017; SJ 14


April 20, 2017: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2017-1368s, 04/20/2017; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 19


March 21, 2017: Hearing: 03/21/2017, Room 103, LOB, 01:20 pm; SC 15


March 9, 2017: Introduced 03/09/2017 and Referred to Transportation; SJ 9


March 8, 2017: Ought to Pass with Amendment 0418h: MA VV 03/08/2017 HJ 9 P. 43


March 8, 2017: Amendment # 2017-0418h: AA VV 03/08/2017 HJ 9 P. 43


March 8, 2017: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2017-0418h for 03/08/2017 (Vote 19-0; CC)


Feb. 16, 2017: Executive Session: 02/16/2017 LOB 201


Jan. 25, 2017: Public Hearing: 01/25/2017 09:30 AM LOB 201


Jan. 5, 2017: Introduced 01/05/2017 and referred to Public Works and Highways HJ 3 P. 10