HB1109 (2020) Detail

Requiring disclosure by motor vehicle manufacturers of proprietary repair information.


HB 1109 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2044

05/04

 

HOUSE BILL 1109

 

AN ACT requiring disclosure by motor vehicle manufacturers of proprietary repair information.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Spillane, Rock. 2; Rep. Steven Smith, Sull. 11; Rep. Read, Rock. 17; Rep. Baldasaro, Rock. 5; Rep. Notter, Hills. 21; Rep. M. Pearson, Rock. 34; Rep. S. Pearson, Rock. 6; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce and Consumer Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires a motor vehicle manufacturer to disclose that the manufacturer maintains proprietary repair information for the vehicle to the dealer and purchaser and to include that fact on the vehicle data sheet or window sticker.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2044

05/04

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT requiring disclosure by motor vehicle manufacturers of proprietary repair information.

 

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

 

1  New Section; Regulation of Business Practices Between Motor Vehicle Manufacturers, Distributors and Dealers; Disclosure of Proprietary Repair Information.  Amend RSA 357-C by inserting after section 5 the following new section:

357-C:5-a  Disclosure of Proprietary Repair Information.  If a motor vehicle manufacturer maintains proprietary repair information for a vehicle, the manufacturer shall disclose that fact, in writing, to the dealer and to the ultimate purchaser of the vehicle prior to delivery.  The fact that the manufacturer maintains proprietary repair information for the vehicle shall be clearly stated on the vehicle data sheet, or "window sticker" attached to the vehicle.  

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect January 1, 2021.

Links

HB1109 at GenCourtMobile
HB1109 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 28, 2020 House Hearing
Feb. 18, 2020 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 11, 2020 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1109 Revision: 6742 Date: Dec. 2, 2019, 9:39 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 1 P. 9
Jan. 28, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/28/2020 09:45 am LOB 302
Feb. 13, 2020 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/13/2020 09:30 am LOB 302
Feb. 18, 2020 Executive Session: 02/18/2020 01:00 pm LOB 302
March 11, 2020 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/11/2020 (Vote 17-0; CC) HC 10 P. 4
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 17-0; CC)
March 11, 2020 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 03/11/2020