Bill Details - HB267 (2019)

HB 267 - VERSION ADOPTED BY BOTH BODIES

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0450

06/05

 

HOUSE BILL 267

 

AN ACT relative to the international registration plan.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Steven Smith, Sull. 11; Rep. Sykes, Graf. 13; Rep. Soucy, Merr. 16

 

COMMITTEE: Transportation

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill repeals the international registration plan and incorporates it by reference.  This bill also exempts the rules for enforcing the provisions of the international registration plan from the provisions of RSA 541-A.

 

This bill is a request of the department of safety.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0450

06/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to the international registration plan.

 

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

 

1  Motor Vehicles; Statutory Lien Powers.  Amend the introductory paragraph of RSA 260:63, I and RSA 260:63, I(a) to read as follows:

I.  Where any road toll or other fees or charges imposed under this subdivision or any fees or charges imposed under the fuel tax agreement authorized by RSA 260:65-b or any fees or charges imposed under the international registration plan authorized in RSA [260:75] 260:73 are not paid and are due as prescribed by this subdivision or by RSA 260:65-b or authorized in RSA [260:75] 260:73, the amount including interest, together with the costs that may accrue in addition thereto, shall become a lien in favor of the state of New Hampshire upon all property and rights to property, whether real or personal, including vehicles belonging to any person upon whom said tolls, fees, or charges are imposed, as follows:

(a)  The lien shall arise at the time the tolls, fees, or charges are due pursuant to this subdivision or RSA 260:65-b or RSA [260:75] 260:73 and shall continue until the liability for the sum, together with interest and costs, is satisfied or becomes unenforceable.

2  Motor Vehicle Laws; International Registration Plan Authorized.  Amend RSA 260:73 to read as follows:

260:73  International Registration Plan Authorized.  The commissioner is hereby authorized to execute all documents and perform all other acts necessary to enter into and carry out the provisions of a multi-jurisdictional commercial vehicle registration proration agreement, to be known as the international registration plan (IRP).  The commissioner may adopt[, pursuant to RSA 541-A,] such rules as are necessary to enforce the provisions of the agreement, which shall [have] be exempt from the provisions of RSA 541-A and shall have the effect of law, and which shall provide for each of the member states to collect registration fees and perform audits on behalf of the other member states.

3  Repeal.  The following are repealed:

I.  RSA 260:74, relative to motor vehicle law transitional provisions.

II.  RSA 260:75, relative to the international registration plan.

4  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

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 11:30 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 17-0; CC) HC 9 P. 5
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 17-0; RC)
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 Transportation; SJ 8
March 19, 2019 Hearing: 03/19/2019, Room 103, LOB, 01:30 pm; SC 14
March 27, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 03/27/2019; Vote 5-0; CC SC 15
March 28, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 03/28/2019; Vote 5-0; CC SC 15
March 27, 2019 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 03/27/2019; SJ 10
April 11, 2019 Enrolled (In recess 04/11/2019); SJ 13
April 11, 2019 Enrolled 04/11/2019

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
March 19, 2019 Senate Hearing
March 28, 2019 Senate Floor Vote
March 27, 2019 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB267 Revision: 4419 Date: Dec. 28, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
HB267 Revision: 5659 Date: March 27, 2019, 5:37 p.m.