SB 49 - FINAL VERSION
SENATE BILL 49
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
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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.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
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:
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,  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.
186:2 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.
Approved: July 10, 2019
Effective Date: September 08, 2019
|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|
|May 8, 2019||House||Floor Vote|
|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|
|May 8, 2019||Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-1734h for 05/08/2019 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 23 P. 4|
|Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-1734h (Vote 19-0; CC)|
|May 8, 2019||Amendment # 2019-1734h: AA VV 05/08/2019 HJ 15 P. 3|
|May 8, 2019||Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-1734h: MA VV 05/08/2019 HJ 15 P. 3|
|May 30, 2019||Sen. Carson Moved to Concur with the House Amendment, MA, VV; 05/30/2019; SJ 18|
|June 13, 2019||Enrolled 06/13/2019 HJ 19 P. 18|
|June 13, 2019||Enrolled (In recess 06/13/2019); SJ 21|
|July 10, 2019||Signed by the Governor on 07/10/2019; Chapter 186; Effective 09/08/2019|