Bill Details - SB171 (2017)

SB 171-LOCAL - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2017 SESSION

17-0833

06/01

 

SENATE BILL 171-LOCAL

 

AN ACT relative to the perambulation of towns.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Watters, Dist 4; Sen. Birdsell, Dist 19; Sen. D'Allesandro, Dist 20; Sen. Daniels, Dist 11; Sen. French, Dist 7; Sen. Giuda, Dist 2; Sen. Gray, Dist 6; Sen. Hennessey, Dist 5; Sen. Kahn, Dist 10; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17; Sen. Sanborn, Dist 9; Sen. Soucy, Dist 18; Sen. Ward, Dist 8; Rep. Treleaven, Straf. 17; Rep. Sandler, Straf. 21

 

COMMITTEE: Public and Municipal Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill repeals the requirement that selectmen perambulate the lines between towns every 7 years.  

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

17-0833

06/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to the perambulation of towns.

 

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

 

1  Repeal.  RSA 51:2, Perambulation of Town Lines, is repealed.

2  Additional Perambulation.  Amend RSA 51:3 to read as follows:

51:3  [Additional] Perambulation.  If the selectmen of any town deem it necessary that the town lines be perambulated or any marks and bounds renewed [at other times than at the regular perambulation provided for by RSA 51:2] they may give notice to the selectmen of the town adjoining and such lines shall be perambulated by the selectmen of the towns, or by such persons as they shall in writing appoint for that purpose and the procedure for said perambulation or renewing of bounds shall be the same as that provided in RSA [51:2, 4-7] 51:4 through RSA 51:7.

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

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 19, 2017 Introduced 01/19/2017 and Referred to Public and Municipal Affairs; SJ 5
Feb. 1, 2017 Hearing: 02/01/2017, Room 102, LOB, 09:45 am; SC 8
Feb. 23, 2017 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate, 02/23/2017; SC 11
Feb. 23, 2017 Inexpedient to Legislate, DIV 8Y-13N, MF; 02/23/2017; SJ 7
Feb. 23, 2017 Sen. Watters Moved Ought to Pass; 02/23/2017; SJ 7
Feb. 23, 2017 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/23/2017; SJ 7
Feb. 16, 2017 Introduced 02/16/2017 and referred to Municipal and County Government HJ 8 P. 45
April 4, 2017 Public Hearing: 04/04/2017 11:00 AM LOB 301
April 4, 2017 Executive Session: 04/04/2017 LOB 301
April 20, 2017 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 04/20/2017 (Vote 15-3; RC) HC 20 P. 9
April 20, 2017 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 04/20/2017 HJ 14 P. 14

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 1, 2017 Senate Hearing
Feb. 23, 2017 Senate Floor Vote
April 4, 2017 House Hearing
April 4, 2017 House Exec Session
April 20, 2017 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB171 Revision: 1426 Date: Jan. 24, 2017, 12:45 p.m.