HB1467 (2018) Detail

Relative to the penalty for driving after revocation or suspension.


HB 1467 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

22Feb2018... 0479h

2018 SESSION

18-2387

03/01

 

HOUSE BILL 1467

 

AN ACT relative to the penalty for driving after revocation or suspension.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Keans, Straf. 23

 

COMMITTEE: Criminal Justice and Public Safety

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill modifies the penalty for driving after revocation or suspension.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

22Feb2018... 0479h 18-2387

03/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to the penalty for driving after revocation or suspension.

 

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

 

1  Driving After Revocation or Suspension; Penalty.  Amend RSA 263:64, IV to read as follows:

IV.  Any person who violates this section by driving or attempting to drive a motor vehicle or by operating or attempting to operate an OHRV or snowmobile in this state during the period of suspension or revocation of his or her license or driving privilege for a violation of RSA 265:79 or an equivalent offense in another jurisdiction shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.  Any person who violates this section by driving or attempting to drive a motor vehicle or by operating or attempting to operate an OHRV or snowmobile in this state during the period of suspension or revocation of his or her license or driving privilege for a violation of RSA 265-A:2, I,  RSA 265-A:3, RSA 630:3, II, RSA 265:82, or RSA 265:82-a or an equivalent offense in another jurisdiction shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and shall be sentenced to imprisonment for a period not less than 7 [consecutive 24-hour periods] days to be served within 6 months of the conviction, shall be fined not more than $1,000, and shall have his or her license or privilege revoked for an additional year.  No portion of the minimum mandatory sentence of imprisonment shall be suspended by the court.  No case brought to enforce this paragraph shall be continued for sentencing for longer than 35 days.  No person serving the minimum mandatory sentence under this paragraph shall be discharged pursuant to authority granted under RSA 651:18, released pursuant to authority granted under RSA 651:19, or in any manner, except as provided in RSA 623:1, prevented from serving the full amount of such minimum mandatory sentence under any authority granted by title LXII or any other provision of law.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect January 1, 2019.

Links

HB1467 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 25, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 6, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 22, 2018 House Floor Vote
April 10, 2018 Senate Hearing
May 2, 2018 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1467 Revision: 3134 Date: Feb. 23, 2018, 9:33 a.m.
HB1467 Revision: 2020 Date: Nov. 3, 2017, 11:26 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Criminal Justice and Public Safety HJ 1 P. 11
Jan. 25, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/25/2018 10:30 AM LOB 204
Feb. 6, 2018 Executive Session: 02/06/2018 LOB 204
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0479h (Vote 12-7; RC)
Feb. 22, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0479h for 02/22/2018 (Vote 12-7; RC) HC 7 P. 16
Feb. 22, 2018 Amendment # 2018-0479h: AA VV 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 25
Feb. 22, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 0479h: MA VV 02/22/2018 HJ 5 P. 25
March 8, 2018 Introduced 03/08/2018 and Referred to Judiciary; SJ 7
April 10, 2018 Hearing: 04/10/2018, Room 100, SH, 09:30 am; SC 16
May 2, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate; Vote 5-0; CC; 05/02/2018; SC 19
May 2, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate, MA, VV === BILL KILLED ===; 05/02/2018; SJ 15