SB34 (2020) Detail

Relative to the applicability of certain DWI prohibitions.


SB 34 - VERSION ADOPTED BY BOTH BODIES

 

03/07/2019   0611s

9Jan2020... 2781h

2019 SESSION

19-0329

11/06

 

SENATE BILL 34

 

AN ACT relative to the applicability of certain DWI prohibitions.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. French, Dist 7; Rep. Forsythe, Merr. 8; Rep. Hill, Merr. 3; Rep. Plumer, Belk. 6; Rep. Sylvia, Belk. 6

 

COMMITTEE: Judiciary

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill clarifies the meaning of "drive or attempt to drive" in certain DWI prohibitions.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

03/07/2019   0611s

9Jan2020... 2781h 19-0329

11/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to the applicability of certain DWI prohibitions.

 

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

 

1  New Paragraph; Alcohol or Drug Impairment; Definitions.  Amend RSA 265-A:1 by inserting after paragraph V the following new paragraph:

VI.  "Drive," or "attempt to drive," or "actual physical control" shall not include sleeping, resting, or sheltering in place in a vehicle parked in any place where parking is permitted, provided that the person is not seated at the controls of the vehicle.

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

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Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 22, 2019 Senate Hearing
March 7, 2019 Senate Floor Vote
April 16, 2019 House Hearing
April 23, 2019 House Exec Session
Oct. 22, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB34 Revision: 8485 Date: June 29, 2020, 5:36 p.m.
SB34 Revision: 7934 Date: Jan. 10, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
SB34 Revision: 7541 Date: March 7, 2019, 7:58 p.m.
SB34 Revision: 7542 Date: Jan. 14, 2019, 2:32 p.m.
SB34 Revision: 4718 Date: Jan. 14, 2019, 10:06 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and Referred to Judiciary; SJ 4
Jan. 22, 2019 Hearing: 01/22/2019, Room 100, SH, 09:00 am; SC 7
March 7, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0611s, 03/07/2019; SC 12
March 7, 2019 Committee Amendment # 2019-0611s, AA, VV; 03/07/2019; SJ 7
March 7, 2019 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-0611s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 03/07/2019; SJ 7
March 20, 2019 Introduced 03/20/2019 and referred to Transportation HJ 11 P. 68
April 16, 2019 Public Hearing: 04/16/2019 10:00 am LOB 203
April 23, 2019 Executive Session: 04/23/2019 01:30 pm LOB 203
Retained in Committee
Oct. 1, 2019 Full Committee Work Session: 10/01/2019 10:00 am LOB 203
Oct. 8, 2019 Full Committee Work Session: 10/08/2019 10:00 am LOB 203
Oct. 22, 2019 Executive Session: 10/22/2019 10:00 am LOB 203
Majority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 9-8; RC) HC 50 P. 31
Minority Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-2781h
Jan. 9, 2020 Inexpedient to Legislate: MF DV 158-184 01/09/2020 HJ 2 P. 53
Jan. 9, 2020 Amendment # 2019-2781h: AA VV 01/09/2020 HJ 2 P. 53
Jan. 9, 2020 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-2781h: MA VV 01/09/2020 HJ 2 P. 53
June 29, 2020 Sen. Hennessey Moved to Concur with the House Amendment, RC 20Y-4N, MA; 06/29/2020; SJ 9