HB 420 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE
HOUSE BILL 420
SPONSORS: Rep. McWilliams, Merr. 27
COMMITTEE: Public Works and Highways
This bill establishes certain criteria for naming a state highway, bridge, or building after a person or organization.
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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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.
27Feb2019... 0315h 19-0287
STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen
Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:
1 New Section; The State and Its Government; Powers of the Governor and Council; Criteria for Naming State Highways, Bridges, and Buildings. Amend RSA 4 by inserting after section 43 the following new section:
4:43-a Criteria for Naming State Highways, Bridges, and Buildings.
I. A person after whom a state highway, bridge, or building is named shall:
(a) Have been deceased for at least 2 years.
(b) Have made a positive contribution to his or her local community, and/or the state, and/or the nation.
II. An organization or other entity after which a state highway, bridge, or building is named shall have made a positive contribution to its local community, and/or the state, and/or the nation.
III. The cost of design, construction, maintenance, and installation of any signage, replacement signage, or other markers required under this section shall not be a charge to the state. However, the design, construction, and installation of any signage or other markers required under this section shall be approved by the department of transportation.
IV. No state highway, bridge, or building shall be renamed as result of this section.
V. This section shall not apply to property of the university system of New Hampshire or the community college system of New Hampshire.
|Jan. 3, 2019||Introduced 01/03/2019 and referred to Public Works and Highways HJ 3 P. 13|
|Jan. 15, 2019||Public Hearing: 01/15/2019 02:15 pm LOB 201|
|Jan. 23, 2019||Full Committee Work Session: 01/23/2019 01:30 pm LOB 201|
|Feb. 5, 2019||==RECESSED== Executive Session: 02/05/2019 10:00 am LOB 201|
|Feb. 13, 2019||==CONTINUED== Executive Session: 02/13/2019 10:30 am LOB 201|
|Feb. 27, 2019||Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0315h for 02/27/2019 (Vote 18-2; CC) HC 13 P. 13|
|Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0315h (Vote 18-2; CC)|
|Feb. 27, 2019||Amendment # 2019-0315h: AA VV 02/27/2019|
|Feb. 27, 2019||Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-0315h: MA VV 02/27/2019|
|March 14, 2019||Introduced 03/14/2019 and Referred to Transportation; SJ 9|
|Jan. 15, 2019||House||Hearing|
|Feb. 5, 2019||House||Exec Session|
|Feb. 13, 2019||House||Exec Session|
|Feb. 27, 2019||House||Floor Vote|