HB1615 (2018) Detail

Relative to speed limits in work zones.


CHAPTER 160

HB 1615 - FINAL VERSION

 

6Mar2018... 0524h

2018 SESSION

18-2488

03/08

 

HOUSE BILL 1615

 

AN ACT relative to speed limits in work zones.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Steven Smith, Sull. 11; Rep. Soucy, Merr. 16; Rep. John J. O'Connor, Sull. 4; Rep. Rollins, Sull. 6; Rep. Cleaver, Hills. 35; Rep. T. Walsh, Merr. 24; Rep. Grenier, Sull. 7

 

COMMITTEE: Transportation

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill modifies speed limits in work zones.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

6Mar2018... 0524h 18-2488

03/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to speed limits in work zones.

 

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

 

160:1  Speed Limit; Work Zone.  Amend RSA 265:60, II(f) to read as follows:

(f)  On a portion of a highway where officers or employees of the agency having jurisdiction of the same, or any contractor of the agency or their employees, are at work on the roadway or so close thereto as to be endangered by passing traffic, at a speed of at least 10 miles per hour below the usual posted limit[, but in no case greater than 45 miles per hour].  The speed shall be displayed on signs as required by RSA 265:6-a.

160:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: June 04, 2018

Effective Date: August 03, 2018

Links

HB1615 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 6, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 20, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 6, 2018 House Floor Vote
April 17, 2018 Senate Hearing
April 26, 2018 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1615 Revision: 4076 Date: June 5, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
HB1615 Revision: 3631 Date: April 26, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
HB1615 Revision: 3182 Date: March 8, 2018, 11:18 a.m.
HB1615 Revision: 2290 Date: Nov. 13, 2017, 7:44 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Transportation HJ 1 P. 17
Feb. 6, 2018 Public Hearing: 02/06/2018 02:00 PM LOB 203
Feb. 20, 2018 Executive Session: 02/20/2018 LOB 203
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0524h (Vote 13-0; CC)
March 6, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0524h for 03/06/2018 (Vote 13-0; CC) HC 9 P. 33
March 6, 2018 Amendment # 2018-0524h: AA VV 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 58
March 6, 2018 Ought to Pass with Amendment 0524h: MA VV 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 58
March 8, 2018 Introduced 03/08/2018 and Referred to Transportation; SJ 7
April 17, 2018 Hearing: 04/17/2018, Room 103, LOB, 02:30 pm; SC 17
April 26, 2018 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 04/26/2018; SC 18
April 26, 2018 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 04/26/2018; SJ 14
May 3, 2018 Enrolled (In recess 05/03/2018); SJ 17
May 3, 2018 Enrolled 05/03/2018
June 4, 2018 Signed by Governor Sununu 06/04/2018; Chapter 160; Eff. 8/3/2018