HB1178 (2020) Detail

Relative to safety requirements for pools on foreclosed residential property.


HB 1178 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

12Mar2020... 0167h

2020 SESSION

20-2237

10/08

 

HOUSE BILL 1178

 

AN ACT relative to safety requirements for pools on foreclosed residential property.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Abrami, Rock. 19

 

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires that any pool, spa, or other water feature structure on the premises of a foreclosed residential property have an approved cover or net.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

12Mar2020... 0167h 20-2237

10/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT relative to safety requirements for pools on foreclosed residential property.

 

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

 

1  New Section; Foreclosure; Mortgagee in Possession; Pool Cover or Net.  Amend RSA 479 by inserting after section 21 the following new section:

479:21-a  Residential Property; Pool Cover or Net Required.  A mortgagee in possession of a foreclosed residential property unoccupied for 60 or more days shall secure the surface of any pool, spa, or other water feature structure greater than 20 square feet located on the premises of the residential property with a cover or net approved by the American Society for Testing Materials (ASTM).  This requirement shall not apply to any surface waters on the property, including but not limited to watercourses, lakes, ponds, marshes, or tidal waters.

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

Links

HB1178 at GenCourtMobile
HB1178 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

HB1178 Revision: 8413 Date: March 30, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
HB1178 Revision: 6813 Date: Dec. 2, 2019, 11:10 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Judiciary HJ 1 P. 12
Jan. 28, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/28/2020 10:00 am LOB 208
Feb. 18, 2020 Executive Session: 02/18/2020 01:00 pm LOB 208
March 11, 2020 Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0167h for 03/11/2020 (Vote 16-4; RC) HC 10 P. 61
Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0167h (Vote 16-4; RC)
Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate
March 12, 2020 Amendment # 2020-0167h: AA VV 03/12/2020
March 12, 2020 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2020-0167h: MA VV 03/12/2020
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