SB419 (2018) Detail

Relative to votes by condominium unit owners.


SB 419  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2801

03/06

 

SENATE BILL 419

 

AN ACT relative to votes by condominium unit owners.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Birdsell, Dist 19; Sen. Morse, Dist 22; Rep. LeBrun, Hills. 32; Rep. Biggie, Hills. 23; Rep. Webb, Rock. 6

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill modifies condominium association voting requirements when a minority of owners control a majority of votes.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2801

03/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to votes by condominium unit owners.

 

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

 

1  Unit Owners' Associations; Voting.  Amend RSA 356-B:39, V to read as follows:

V.  If 50 percent or more of the votes in the unit owners' association [appertain to] are held by 25 percent or less of [the] owners of units or members of the same family, whether those owners hold title individually or in a limited liability company or corporation or trust, then in any case where a majority vote or larger percentage vote is required by the condominium instruments or by this chapter, the requirement for such a majority or larger percentage shall be deemed to include, in addition to [the specified] a majority of [the] total votes in the association, the assent by [the unit owners of a like] a majority of [the] owners of units holding the minority interest.

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

Links

SB419 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 30, 2018 Senate Hearing
Feb. 15, 2018 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB419 Revision: 2778 Date: Dec. 20, 2017, noon

Docket


Feb. 15, 2018: Pending Motion Inexpedient to Legislate; 02/15/2018; SJ 4


Feb. 15, 2018: Sen. Bradley Moved Laid on Table, MA, VV; 02/15/2018; SJ 4


Feb. 15, 2018: Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate, 02/15/2018; SC 7


Jan. 30, 2018: Hearing: 01/30/2018, Room 100, SH, 02:00 pm; SC 4


Jan. 3, 2018: To Be Introduced 01/03/2018 and Referred to Commerce; SJ 1