HB1182 (2020) Detail

Establishing a commission to study road usage by non-traditional motor vehicles.


HB 1182 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

19Feb2020... 0202h

2020 SESSION

20-2317

11/05

 

HOUSE BILL 1182

 

AN ACT establishing a commission to study road usage by non-traditional motor vehicles.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Packard, Rock. 5; Rep. Walsh, Merr. 24; Rep. McGuire, Merr. 29

 

COMMITTEE: Transportation

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a commission to study the on road usage of non-traditional motor vehicles.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19Feb2020... 0202h

20-2317

11/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT establishing a commission to study road usage by non-traditional motor vehicles.

 

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

 

1  New Subdivision; Commission to Study the On Road Usage of Non-Traditional Motor Vehicles.  Amend RSA 260 by inserting after section 77 the following new subdivision:

Commission to Study the On Road Usage of Non-Traditional Motor Vehicles

260:78  Commission to Study the On Road Usage of Non-Traditional Motor Vehicles.  

I.  There is established a committee to study the on road usage of non-traditional motor vehicles.

II.  The members of the commission shall be as follows:

(a)  Five members of the house of representatives, 3 of whom shall serve on the house transportation committee and 2 of whom shall serve on the house resources, recreation, and development committee, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

(b)  One member of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

(c)  Two representatives of the department of safety, division of motor vehicles, appointed by the commissioner of the department of safety.

(d)  One representative of the department of safety, division of state police, appointed by the commissioner of the department of safety.

(e)  The commissioner of the department of transportation, or designee.

(f)  The executive director of the fish and game commission, or designee.

(g)  The attorney general, or designee.

(h)  The commissioner of the department of natural and cultural resources, or designee.

(i)  A representative of the New Hampshire Automobile Dealers Association, appointed by the association.

(j)  A representative of the New Hampshire Off Highway Vehicle Association, appointed by the association.

(k)  A representative of the New Hampshire Farm Bureau Federation, appointed by the federation.

(l)  A representative of the New Hampshire City and Town Clerks' Association, appointed by the association.

III.  Legislative members of the commission shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the commission.

IV.  The commission shall study the on road usage of non-traditional motor vehicles, such as all terrain vehicles and golf carts.

V.  The members of the commission shall elect a chairperson from among the members.  The first meeting of the commission shall be called by the first-named house member.  The first meeting of the commission shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section.  Nine members of the commission shall constitute a quorum.

VI.  The commission shall submit an interim report of its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2020.  The commission shall submit a final report of its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2021.

2  Repeal.  RSA 260:78, relative to the commission to study the on road usage of non-traditional motor vehicles, is repealed.

3  Effective Date.  

I.  Section 2 of this act shall take effect November 1, 2021.

II.  The remainder of this act shall take effect upon its passage.

Links

HB1182 at GenCourtMobile
HB1182 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 22, 2020 House Hearing
Jan. 30, 2020 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 19, 2020 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1182 Revision: 8147 Date: Feb. 19, 2020, 10:52 a.m.
HB1182 Revision: 6830 Date: Dec. 2, 2019, 11:13 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Transportation HJ 1 P. 12
Jan. 22, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/22/2020 10:30 am LOB 203
Jan. 30, 2020 Executive Session: 01/30/2020 10:00 am LOB 203
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0202h (Vote 18-0; CC)
Feb. 19, 2020 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2020-0202h for 02/19/2020 (Vote 18-0; CC) HC 7 P. 15
Feb. 19, 2020 Amendment # 2020-0202h: AA VV 02/19/2020
Feb. 19, 2020 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2020-0202h: MA VV 02/19/2020