HB260 (2019) Detail

Relative to the purging of motor vehicle violations.


CHAPTER 124

HB 260 - FINAL VERSION

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0376

11/06

 

HOUSE BILL 260

 

AN ACT relative to the purging of motor vehicle violations.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Sykes, Graf. 13

 

COMMITTEE: Transportation

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill adds violations to the type of records that shall be purged from a motor vehicle record and clarifies that some records shall be purged 10 years after a driver's license or driving privilege is reinstated.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0376

11/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to the purging of motor vehicle violations.

 

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

 

124:1  Motor Vehicles; License Suspension and Revocation; Suspension or Revocation for Default, Noncompliance, or Nonpayment of Fine.  Amend RSA 263:56-a, II(b) to read as follows:

(b)  The director shall purge the record of violations, violations in default, related suspensions, and all fees and fines assessed against these defaults and suspensions under this section that have been on file for more than 7 years; provided, however, that the director shall not purge such records for a violation of RSA 265:79, RSA 265-A:2, I, RSA 265-A:3, RSA 265:115, RSA 265:117, and any offense which is a misdemeanor or felony during the defendant's lifetime until 10 years after the defendant's driver's license or driving privilege is reinstated.  All courts shall notify the director of any such failure on a form prescribed by the director.

124:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

 

Approved: June 25, 2019

Effective Date: June 25, 2019

Links

HB260 at GenCourtMobile
HB260 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 15, 2019 House Hearing
Jan. 22, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Jan. 31, 2019 House Floor Vote
May 9, 2019 Senate Hearing
May 15, 2019 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB260 Revision: 6414 Date: Dec. 3, 2019, 10:08 a.m.
HB260 Revision: 5985 Date: May 15, 2019, 3:19 p.m.
HB260 Revision: 4316 Date: Dec. 28, 2018, 8:26 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 2, 2019 Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Transportation HJ 2 P. 43
Jan. 15, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/15/2019 11:00 am LOB 203
Jan. 22, 2019 Executive Session: 01/22/2019 01:00 pm LOB 203
Jan. 31, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 01/31/2019 (Vote 15-0; CC) HC 9 P. 5
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 15-0; CC)
Jan. 31, 2019 Ought to Pass: MA VV 01/31/2019 HJ 4 P. 5
March 7, 2019 Introduced 03/07/2019 and Referred to Judiciary; SJ 8
May 9, 2019 Hearing: 05/09/2019, Room 100, SH, 11:00 am; SC 21
May 15, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 05/15/2019; SC 22
May 15, 2019 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 05/15/2019; SJ 16
May 30, 2019 Enrolled (In recess 05/30/2019); SJ 19
May 23, 2019 Enrolled 05/23/2019 HJ 16 P. 51
June 25, 2019 Signed by Governor Sununu 06/25/2019; Chapter 124; Eff: 06/25/2019