HB102 (2020) Detail

(New Title) relative to municipal ordinances regulating single-use bags.


HB 102 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

9Jan2020... 2819h

2019 SESSION

19-0009

06/04

 

HOUSE BILL 102

 

AN ACT relative to municipal ordinances regulating single-use bags.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Bartlett, Merr. 19; Rep. Spang, Straf. 6; Rep. Martin, Hills. 23; Rep. Von Plinsky, Ches. 7; Rep. J. Schmidt, Hills. 28

 

COMMITTEE: Municipal and County Government

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill permits towns to adopt bylaws to regulate the distribution of single-use plastic bags and paper bags.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

9Jan2020... 2819h 19-0009

06/04

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to municipal ordinances regulating single-use bags.

 

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

 

1  Powers and Duties of Towns; Power to Make Bylaws.  Amend RSA 31:39, I(m)-(p) to read as follows:

(m)  Issuing permits for tattooing facilities and charging a fee for the permit; [and]

(n)  Regulating noise[.];

(o)  Requiring the reporting of contributions to, and expenditures by, any candidate or political committee made for the purpose of influencing the election of any candidate for local elective office, or any person or committee for the purpose of influencing the vote on any local ballot or referendum question[.];

(p)  Regulating the retail display and accessibility of martial arts weapons including throwing stars, throwing darts, nunchaku, blow guns, or any other objects designed for use in the martial arts that are capable of being used as lethal or dangerous weapons[.]; and

(q)  Regulating the distribution of single-use plastic bags and paper bags to consumers.

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

Links

HB102 at GenCourtMobile
HB102 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
March 6, 2019 House Hearing
March 13, 2019 House Exec Session
Nov. 7, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB102 Revision: 7922 Date: Jan. 9, 2020, 2:39 p.m.
HB102 Revision: 7406 Date: Dec. 26, 2018, 11:39 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 2, 2019 Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Municipal and County Government HJ 2 P. 37
March 6, 2019 Public Hearing: 03/06/2019 10:00 am LOB 301-303
March 13, 2019 Executive Session: 03/13/2019 10:00 am LOB 301
Retained in Committee
June 25, 2019 ==TIME CHANGE== Full Committee Work Session: 06/25/2019 02:00 pm LOB 301
Aug. 20, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 08/20/2019 10:00 am LOB 301
Aug. 27, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 08/27/2019 01:00 pm LOB 303
Sept. 3, 2019 ==TIME CHANGE== Subcommittee Work Session: 09/03/2019 01:00 pm LOB 301
Sept. 10, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 09/10/2019 01:00 pm LOB 301
Sept. 11, 2019 ==CANCELLED== Subcommittee Work Session: 09/11/2019 01:00 pm LOB 303
Sept. 24, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 09/24/2019 10:00 am LOB 303
Oct. 8, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 10/08/2019 10:00 am LOB 301
Oct. 9, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 10/09/2019 10:00 am LOB 301
Oct. 15, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 10/15/2019 10:00 am LOB 301
Oct. 29, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 10/29/2019 10:00 am LOB 301
Nov. 7, 2019 Executive Session: 11/07/2019 10:00 am LOB 301
Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-2819h (NT) (Vote 12-7; RC) HC 50 P. 26
Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate
Jan. 9, 2020 Amendment # 2019-2819h (NT): AA VV 01/09/2020 HJ 2 P. 19
Jan. 9, 2020 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-2819h (NT): MA RC 215-151 01/09/2020 HJ 2 P. 19
March 11, 2020 Introduced 03/11/2020 and Referred to Election Law and Municipal Affairs; SJ 7