Bill Details - SB49 (2019)

SB 49 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

8May2019... 1734h

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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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill updates the state fire code to include the 2015 edition of the Uniform Fire Code NFPA 1.  The bill also ratifies certain amendments to the state fire code made by the fire marshal and the state board of fire control.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

8May2019... 1734h 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   State Fire Code; Ratification of Amendments; State Board of Fire Control.  Pursuant to RSA 153:5, I, the general court hereby ratifies Exhibits RE: 19-01-15 and RE: 19-02-15 as amendments to the state fire code, adopted by the fire marshal and the state board of fire control on April 29, 2019, as provided in administrative rules SAF-C 6000.

3  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
March 27, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-1201s, 03/27/2019; SC 15
March 28, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-1201s, 03/28/2019; SC 15
March 28, 2019 Committee Amendment # 2019-1201s, AF, VV; 03/28/2019; SJ 11
March 28, 2019 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 03/28/2019; SJ 11
March 20, 2019 Introduced 03/20/2019 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration HJ 11 P. 73
April 10, 2019 Public Hearing: 04/10/2019 10:00 am LOB 306
April 30, 2019 Executive Session: 04/30/2019 10:00 am LOB 306
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-1734h (Vote 19-0; CC)
May 8, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-1734h for 05/08/2019 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 23 P. 4
May 8, 2019 Amendment # 2019-1734h: AA VV 05/08/2019
May 8, 2019 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-1734h: MA VV 05/08/2019

Action Dates

Date Body Type
March 13, 2019 Senate Hearing
March 28, 2019 Senate Floor Vote
March 27, 2019 Senate Floor Vote
April 10, 2019 House Hearing
April 30, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
May 8, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB49 Revision: 4992 Date: Jan. 17, 2019, 3:07 p.m.
SB49 Revision: 5874 Date: May 8, 2019, 10:41 a.m.