HB1455 (2018) Detail

Relative to vehicle operation at uncontrolled intersections.


CHAPTER 41

HB 1455 - FINAL VERSION

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2254

03/05

 

HOUSE BILL 1455

 

AN ACT relative to vehicle operation at uncontrolled intersections.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Steven Smith, Sull. 11; Rep. D. Thomas, Rock. 5

 

COMMITTEE: Transportation

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill clarifies rules of the road at intersections where a traffic control device is not operational.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2254

03/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to vehicle operation at uncontrolled intersections.

 

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

 

41:1  New Paragraph; Obedience to Traffic Control Devices; When Device is not Operational.  Amend RSA 265:9 by inserting after paragraph IV the following new paragraph:

V.  When a traffic control device is not operational, the driver shall obey the rules of the road applicable to intersections without traffic control devices or intersections with 4-way stop signs, including, but not limited to:

(a)  Yielding the right of way to a vehicle on the right, RSA 265:28, I.

(b)  Vehicle turning left yielding to approaching vehicle, RSA 265:29.

(c)  Yielding to vehicle which has entered the intersection, RSA 265:30, I.

(d)  Yielding by vehicle entering from private roadway or driveway, RSA 265:32.

(e)  Yielding to emergency vehicles, RSA 265:33.

(f)  Yielding to pedestrians in crosswalks, RSA 265:35.

41:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: May 15, 2018

Effective Date: July 14, 2018

Links

HB1455 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 10, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 10, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 7, 2018 House Floor Vote
March 13, 2018 Senate Hearing
March 29, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
April 5, 2018 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1455 Revision: 3899 Date: May 25, 2018, 11:25 a.m.
HB1455 Revision: 3387 Date: April 5, 2018, 1:04 p.m.
HB1455 Revision: 2048 Date: Nov. 3, 2017, 10:58 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Transportation HJ 1 P. 11
Jan. 10, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/10/2018 11:30 AM LOB 203
Jan. 10, 2018 Executive Session: 01/10/2018 LOB 203
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 16-0; CC)
Feb. 7, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 02/07/2018 (Vote 16-0; CC) HC 5 P. 16
Feb. 8, 2018 Ought to Pass: MA VV 02/08/2018 HJ 3 P. 15
Feb. 15, 2018 Introduced 02/15/2018 and Referred to Transportation; SJ 5
March 13, 2018 ==CANCELLED== Hearing: 03/13/2018, Room 103, LOB, 02:15 pm; SC 11
April 5, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 04/05/2018; SC 15
March 29, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 03/29/2018; SC 14
April 5, 2018 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 04/05/2018; SJ 11
April 12, 2018 Enrolled (In recess 04/12/2018); SJ 13
April 19, 2018 Enrolled 04/19/2018 HJ 13 P. 2
May 15, 2018 Signed by Governor Sununu 05/15/2018; Chapter 41; Eff. 7/14/2018