Bill Details - HB1318 (2018)

HB 1318 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2423

04/03

 

HOUSE BILL 1318

 

AN ACT relative to permits required for certain fires.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Burt, Hills. 39; Rep. True, Rock. 4; Rep. Baldasaro, Rock. 5; Rep. Welch, Rock. 13; Rep. Weyler, Rock. 13; Rep. J. Moore, Hills. 21; Rep. Sylvia, Belk. 6; Rep. Notter, Hills. 21; Rep. Comeau, Carr. 5

 

COMMITTEE: Municipal and County Government

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill provides that a fire greater than 24 inches in height shall require a permit.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2423

04/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to permits required for certain fires.

 

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

 

1  Woodland Fire Control, Permits, Damages, and Penalties.  Amend RSA 227-L:17, II to read as follows:

II.  No person, firm, or corporation shall kindle or cause to be kindled any fire greater than 24 inches in height or shall burn or cause to be burned any material, and no city or town shall kindle or maintain a fire greater than 24 inches in height on a public dump, except when the ground is covered with snow, without first obtaining a written permit from the forest fire warden of the town where the burning is to be done unless it is in the presence of the warden or the warden's agent.

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

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Municipal and County Government HJ 1 P. 6
Jan. 31, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/31/2018 01:30 PM LOB 301
Feb. 13, 2018 ==TIME CHANGE== Executive Session: 02/13/2018 11:00 AM LOB 301
Feb. 13, 2018 ==RESCHEDULED== Executive Session: 02/13/2018 11:00 AM LOB 301
March 6, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/06/2018 (Vote 17-2; CC) HC 9 P. 28
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 17-2; CC)
March 6, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 50

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 31, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 13, 2018 House Exec Session
Feb. 13, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 6, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1318 Revision: 1931 Date: Nov. 7, 2017, 9:10 a.m.