HB1662 (2018) Detail

Requiring radon air testing on all new residential construction.


HB 1662-LOCAL - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2682

10/05

 

HOUSE BILL 1662-LOCAL

 

AN ACT requiring radon air testing on all new residential construction.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. McBeath, Rock. 26

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce and Consumer Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires the completion of a radon assessment prior to the issuance of a certificate of occupancy for new residential construction.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2682

10/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT requiring radon air testing on all new residential construction.

 

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

 

1  New Section; State Building Code; New Construction; Radon Assessment.  Amend RSA 155-A by inserting after section 2 the following new section:

155-A:2-a  Radon Assessment of New Residential Construction.  A building inspector or other designated official shall not issue either a temporary or permanent occupancy permit for a new residential construction of a building under the state building code unless a radon assessment has been completed by a person qualified to test for the presence of radon in indoor air.  A copy of the results of the completed radon assessment shall be filed with the building inspector or designated official.

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

Links

HB1662 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 13, 2018 House Hearing
Feb. 21, 2018 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 6, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1662 Revision: 2356 Date: Nov. 13, 2017, 12:59 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 1 P. 19
Feb. 13, 2018 Public Hearing: 02/13/2018 11:15 AM LOB 302
Feb. 20, 2018 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/20/2018 09:00 AM LOB 305
Feb. 21, 2018 Executive Session: 02/21/2018 LOB 302
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 18-0; CC)
March 6, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/06/2018 (Vote 18-0; CC) HC 9 P. 9
March 6, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 03/06/2018 HJ 6 P. 14