Bill Details - SB49 (2019)

SB 49  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0935

05/06

 

SENATE BILL 49

 

AN ACT relative to the state fire code.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Sen. Cavanaugh, Dist 16; Rep. Baldasaro, Rock. 5; Rep. Doucette, Rock. 8; Rep. Goley, Hills. 8

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill updates the state fire code to include the 2015 edition of the Uniform Fire Code NFPA 1.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0935

05/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to the state fire code.

 

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

 

1  State Fire Code.  Amend RSA 153:1, VI-a to read as follows:

VI-a.  "New Hampshire fire code" or "state fire code" means the adoption by reference of the Life Safety Code 2015 edition and the Uniform Fire Code NFPA 1, [2009] 2015 edition, as published by the National Fire Protection Association and as amended by the state board of fire control and ratified by the general court pursuant to RSA 153:5.  The provisions of any other national code, model code, or standard referred to within a code listed in this definition shall be included in the state fire code unless amended in accordance with RSA 153:5.

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

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and Referred to Executive Departments and Administration; SJ 4
March 13, 2019 Hearing: 03/13/2019, Room 101, LOB, 09:00 am; SC 12

Action Dates

Date Body Type
March 13, 2019 Senate Hearing

Bill Text Revisions

SB49 Revision: 4992 Date: Jan. 17, 2019, 3:07 p.m.