HB 1102 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE
HOUSE BILL 1102
SPONSORS: Rep. Rung, Hills. 21; Rep. Marsh, Carr. 8; Rep. J. Schmidt, Hills. 28; Rep. Guthrie, Rock. 13; Rep. Kenney, Straf. 6; Sen. Feltes, Dist 15
COMMITTEE: Commerce and Consumer Affairs
This bill requires food service establishments to establish food allergy awareness procedures.
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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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.
11Mar2020... 0437h 20-2004
STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty
Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:
143-A:8-a Food Allergy Awareness.
I. Each food service establishment licensed by the state under RSA 143-A:6 or by the municipality in which it operates shall:
(a) Include on all menus and menu boards a notice to customers of the customer's obligation to inform the server of his or her food allergies.
(b) Have a person in charge during all hours of operation trained and certified as a food protection manager by a program approved by the department which includes training regarding food allergens. Such person shall ensure that employees are properly informed of food safety issues, including awareness of food allergies, as it is related to the employees' assigned duties.
II. A food service establishment that violates this section shall be subject to enforcement in accordance with rules adopted under RSA 143-A:9, XI, or local ordinance relative to food service licensure.
III. This section shall not apply to any food service establishment exempt from licensure or inspection under RSA 143-A:5.
IV. Nothing in this section shall establish or affect any private cause of action. This section shall not affect any other right or remedy available by statute.
I. Food service establishments and retail food stores licensed by city health officers under RSA 47:17, except with regard to the food allergy provisions of RSA 143-A:8-a.
II. Food service establishments and retail food stores licensed by town health officers under RSA 147:1, except with regard to the food allergy provisions of RSA 143-A:8-a.
XI. Requirements for food allergy awareness under RSA 143-A:8-a.
|Jan. 22, 2020||House||Hearing|
|Feb. 4, 2020||House||Exec Session|
|March 11, 2020||House||Floor Vote|
|March 11, 2020||House||Floor Vote|
|Jan. 8, 2020||Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 1 P. 9|
|Jan. 22, 2020||Public Hearing: 01/22/2020 11:00 am LOB 302|
|Jan. 31, 2020||Subcommittee Work Session: 01/31/2020 09:30 am LOB 302|
|Feb. 4, 2020||Executive Session: 02/04/2020 10:00 am LOB 302|
|March 11, 2020||Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0437h for 03/11/2020 (Vote 16-4; RC) HC 10 P. 34|
|Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0437h (Vote 16-4; RC)|
|Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate|
|March 11, 2020||Special Order to first order of business (Rep. Williams): MA VV 03/11/2020 HJ 7 P. 67|
|March 11, 2020||Amendment # 2020-0437h: AA VV 03/11/2020 HJ 7 P. 67|
|March 11, 2020||Ought to Pass with Amendment 2020-0437h: MA RC 232-81 03/11/2020 HJ 7 P. 67|
|June 16, 2020||Introduced 06/16/2020, and Laid on Table, MA, VV; 06/16/2020; SJ 8|
|June 16, 2020||No Pending Motion; 06/16/2020 SJ 8|