SB89 (2017) Detail

Relative to the relationship between a franchisor and a franchisee.


CHAPTER 255

SB 89 - FINAL VERSION

 

06/22/2017   2295CofC

06/22/2017   2387EBA

2017 SESSION

17-0947

06/05

 

SENATE BILL 89

 

AN ACT relative to the relationship between a franchisor and a franchisee.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Innis, Dist 24; Sen. Bradley, Dist 3; Sen. Gannon, Dist 23; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17; Sen. French, Dist 7; Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Rep. Chandler, Carr. 1; Rep. Hinch, Hills. 21; Rep. Packard, Rock. 5

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill clarifies when a franchisor is an employer of a franchisee.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

06/22/2017   2295CofC

06/22/2017   2387EBA 17-0947

06/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Seventeen

 

AN ACT relative to the relationship between a franchisor and a franchisee.

 

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

 

255:1  Procuring Employment; Imposition of Conditions; Definition of Terms; Employer.  Amend RSA 275:4, I to read as follows:

I.  The term "employer'' as used in the preceding section shall mean and include an individual, a partnership, an association, a corporation, a legal representative, trustee, receiver, trustee in bankruptcy, and any common carrier by rail, motor, water, air or express company doing business in or operating within the state.  A franchisor is only an employer if the franchisor agrees in writing to assume the role of employer or co-employer of the franchisee or the employee of the franchisee.

I-a.  For the purposes of this section, "franchisee" and "franchisor" have the same meanings as in section 436.1 of title 16 of the Code of Federal Regulations.

255:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

 

Approved: July 18, 2017

Effective Date: July 18, 2017

Links

SB89 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 31, 2017 Senate Hearing
Feb. 9, 2017 Senate Floor Vote
May 2, 2017 House Hearing
May 17, 2017 House Exec Session
June 1, 2017 House Floor Vote
June 14, 2017 House Floor Vote
June 22, 2017 House Floor Vote
June 22, 2017 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB89 Revision: 1477 Date: July 20, 2017, 10:55 a.m.
SB89 Revision: 1478 Date: June 29, 2017, 1:26 p.m.
SB89 Revision: 1479 Date: June 2, 2017, 12:34 p.m.
SB89 Revision: 1480 Date: Jan. 24, 2017, 8:40 a.m.

Docket


July 18, 2017: Signed by the Governor on 07/18/2017; Chapter 0255; Effective 07/18/2017


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


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


June 22, 2017: Enrolled Bill Amendment # 2017-2387e Adopted, VV, (In recess of 06/22/2017); SJ 20


June 22, 2017: Enrolled Bill Amendment # 2017-2387e: AA VV 06/22/2017 HJ 19 P. 25


June 22, 2017: Conference Committee Report # 2017-2295c, Adopted, VV; 06/22/2017; SJ 20


June 22, 2017: Conference Committee Report 2295c: Adopted, VV 06/22/2017 HJ 19 P. 7


June 14, 2017: Conference Committee Report # 2017-2295c Filed 06/14/2017; As Amended by the Senate


June 13, 2017: Committee of Conference Meeting: 06/13/2017, 10:00 am, Room 100, SH


June 8, 2017: Speaker Appoints: Reps. Hunt, Biggie, Butler, Flanders 06/08/2017 HJ 18 P. 6


June 8, 2017: House Accedes to Senate Request for CofC (Rep. Packard): MA VV 06/08/2017 HJ 18 P. 6


June 8, 2017: President Appoints: Senators Innis, Carson, Lasky; 06/08/2017; SJ 19


June 8, 2017: Sen. Innis Moved Nonconcur with the House Amendment; Requests C of C, MA, VV; 06/08/2017; SJ 19


June 1, 2017: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2136h: MA VV 06/01/2017 HJ 17 P. 147


June 1, 2017: FLAM # 2017-2136h (NT) (Rep. Kurk): AA VV 06/01/2017 HJ 17 P. 144


June 1, 2017: Removed from Consent (Rep. Kurk) 06/01/2017 HJ 17 P. 5


June 1, 2017: Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 06/01/2017 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 26 P. 6


May 17, 2017: Executive Session: 05/17/2017 11:00 AM LOB 302


May 10, 2017: Subcommittee Work Session: 05/10/2017 01:15 PM LOB 302


May 9, 2017: Subcommittee Work Session: 05/09/2017 01:15 PM LOB 302


May 2, 2017: Public Hearing: 05/02/2017 10:30 AM LOB 302


Feb. 16, 2017: Introduced 02/16/2017 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 8 P. 45


Feb. 9, 2017: Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/09/2017; SJ 5


Feb. 9, 2017: Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 02/09/2017; SC 9


Jan. 31, 2017: Hearing: 01/31/2017, Room 100, SH, 01:45 pm; SC 8


Jan. 19, 2017: Introduced 01/19/2017 and Referred to Commerce; SJ 5