HB1549 (2018) Detail

Relative to the availability of vehicle accident reports.


HB 1549 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2696

08/03

 

HOUSE BILL 1549

 

AN ACT relative to the availability of vehicle accident reports.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Weyler, Rock. 13; Rep. Green, Rock. 13; Rep. Welch, Rock. 13

 

COMMITTEE: Transportation

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires that motor vehicle accident reports be sent to parties to an accident and, in certain cases, a copy kept on file at the police station making the report.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2696

08/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to the availability of vehicle accident reports.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; Accident Reports.  Amend RSA 264:25 by inserting after paragraph  III the following new paragraph:

IV.  A copy of the report filed by law enforcement under paragraph I shall be sent by the filing law enforcement agency to the parties involved in the accident at the same time it is filed with the department of safety.  If there is no contact information available for any party to the accident, the police department making the report shall keep a copy of such report on file for 90 days.  

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

Links

HB1549 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 10, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 13, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 6, 2018 House Floor Vote
March 15, 2018 House Floor Vote
April 17, 2018 Senate Hearing
April 26, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
April 26, 2018 Senate Floor Vote
May 2, 2018 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1549 Revision: 2033 Date: Nov. 6, 2017, 4 p.m.

Docket


May 2, 2018: Pending Motion Ought to Pass; 05/02/2018; SJ 15


May 2, 2018: Sen. Birdsell Moved Laid on Table, MA, VV; 05/02/2018; SJ 15


May 2, 2018: Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 05/02/2018; SC 19


May 2, 2018: Special Order to 05/02/2018, Without Objection, MA; 04/26/2018 SJ 14


April 26, 2018: Sen. Birdsell Moved to Remove HB 1549 from the Consent Calendar; 04/26/2018; SJ 14


April 26, 2018: Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 04/26/2018; Vote 5-0; CC SC 18


April 17, 2018: Hearing: 04/17/2018, Room 103, LOB, 01:30 pm; SC 17


March 22, 2018: Introduced 03/22/2018 and Referred to Transportation; SJ 11


March 21, 2018: Ought to Pass: MA VV 03/21/2018 HJ 9 P. 47


March 15, 2018: Suspend House Rule 65; extending deadline for action to 3/22/2018 (Reps. Hinch, Shurtleff): MA VV by necessary two-thirds vote 03/15/2018 HJ 8 P. 69


: Special Order to 3/15/2018 Without Objection HJ 7 P. 49


March 6, 2018: Suspend House Rule 65 (Reps. Hinch, Shurtleff): MA VV by necessary two-thirds vote 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 125


: Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate


: Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 8-6; RC)


March 6, 2018: Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 03/06/2018 (Vote 8-6; RC) HC 9 P. 77


: Minority Committee Report: Ought to Pass


: Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 8-6; RC)


Feb. 13, 2018: Executive Session: 02/13/2018 LOB 203


Jan. 10, 2018: Public Hearing: 01/10/2018 02:15 PM LOB 203


Jan. 3, 2018: Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Transportation HJ 1 P. 14