Bill Details - HB249 (2019)

HB 249 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0309

08/05

 

HOUSE BILL 249

 

AN ACT permitting restaurant owners to allow dogs in restaurants.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Rogers, Merr. 28; Rep. Horrigan, Straf. 6; Rep. Klee, Hills. 30; Rep. Rollins, Sull. 6; Rep. Baldasaro, Rock. 5; Rep. Leishman, Hills. 24; Rep. Schamberg, Merr. 4; Rep. Schultz, Merr. 18

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce and Consumer Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill permits restaurant owners to allow dogs in restaurants.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0309

08/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT permitting restaurant owners to allow dogs in restaurants.

 

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

 

1  Dogs in Restaurants.  RSA 466:44, II is repealed and reenacted to read as follows:

II.  A restaurant owner may allow dogs inside his or her place of business.  Such dogs shall not be allowed in food preparation or production areas.  A restaurant owner allowing dogs shall prominently display a sign at all public entrances advising patrons that dogs are allowed on the premises.

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

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 2, 2019 Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 2 P. 43
Jan. 17, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/17/2019 10:30 am LOB 302
Jan. 22, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 01/22/2019 09:30 am LOB 302
Jan. 22, 2019 ==RECESSED== Executive Session: 01/22/2019 01:30 pm LOB 302
Feb. 6, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/06/2019 09:30 am LOB 302
Feb. 6, 2019 ==RECESSED== Executive Session: 02/06/2019 02:00 pm LOB 302
Feb. 13, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/13/2019 10:00 am LOB 302
Feb. 13, 2019 ==CONTINUED== Executive Session: 02/13/2019 02:00 pm LOB 302
Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 14-6; RC)
March 7, 2019 Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/07/2019 (Vote 14-6; RC) HC 14 P. 7
Minority Committee Report: Ought to Pass
March 7, 2019 Lay on Table (Rep. Butler): MA VV 03/07/2019 HJ 8 P. 9

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 17, 2019 House Hearing
Jan. 22, 2019 House Exec Session
Feb. 6, 2019 House Exec Session
Feb. 13, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 7, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB249 Revision: 4428 Date: Dec. 27, 2018, 3:48 p.m.