Bill Details - HB589 (2019)

CHAPTER 17

HB 589 - FINAL VERSION

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0616

08/01

 

HOUSE BILL 589

 

AN ACT relative to signs for New Hampshire liquor and wine manufacturers.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Edgar, Rock. 21; Rep. Morrison, Rock. 9

 

COMMITTEE: Municipal and County Government

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill allows liquor and wine manufacturers to advertise on the site of their licensed premises through the use of internally illuminated signs.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0616

08/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to signs for New Hampshire liquor and wine manufacturers.

 

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

 

17:1  Liquor, Wine, and Beverage Advertisements; Sign Restrictions.  Amend RSA 179:25, I to read as follows:

I.  No brand advertising of liquor or beverages sold in this state shall be allowed through the use of internally illuminated signs outside the licensed premises.  Brand advertising of liquor or beverages sold in this state shall be allowed through the use of internally illuminated signs inside the licensed premises. Notwithstanding the above, liquor manufacturers, wine manufacturers, beverage manufacturers and wholesale distributors may advertise on the site of their licensed premises through the use of internally illuminated signs.

17:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

 

Approved: May 10, 2019

Effective Date: July 09, 2019

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and referred to Municipal and County Government HJ 3 P. 21
Feb. 5, 2019 Public Hearing: 02/05/2019 01:00 pm LOB 301
Feb. 12, 2019 Executive Session: 02/12/2019 10:45 am LOB 301
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 20-0; CC)
Feb. 27, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass for 02/27/2019 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 13 P. 13
Feb. 27, 2019 Ought to Pass: MA VV 02/27/2019 HJ 6 P. 21
March 14, 2019 Introduced 03/14/2019 and Referred to Commerce; SJ 9
April 2, 2019 Hearing: 04/02/2019, Room 100, SH, 02:00 pm; SC 16
April 11, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 04/11/2019; Vote 5-0; CC SC 17
April 11, 2019 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 04/11/2019; SJ 12
April 25, 2019 Enrolled (In recess 04/25/2019); SJ 15
April 11, 2019 Enrolled 04/11/2019
May 10, 2019 Signed by Governor Sununu 05/10/2019; Chapter 17; Eff: 07/09/2019

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 5, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 12, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 27, 2019 House Floor Vote
April 2, 2019 Senate Hearing
April 11, 2019 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB589 Revision: 4851 Date: Jan. 15, 2019, 2:48 p.m.
HB589 Revision: 5716 Date: April 11, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
HB589 Revision: 5939 Date: May 13, 2019, 11:37 a.m.