SB740 (2020) Detail

Relative to the definition of health care facility under the state board of fire control.


SB 740-FN - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2843

05/01

 

SENATE BILL 740-FN

 

AN ACT relative to the definition of health care facility under the state board of fire control.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17; Sen. Gray, Dist 6; Sen. Cavanaugh, Dist 16; Rep. Goley, Hills. 8; Rep. Doucette, Rock. 8; Rep. P. Schmidt, Straf. 19; Rep. McGuire, Merr. 29

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill provides that, under the state board of fire control and for purposes of enforcement of the state fire code, a health care facility means a facility licensed under RSA 151.

 

The bill is a request of the department of health and human services.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2843

05/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT relative to the definition of health care facility under the state board of fire control.

 

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

 

1  State Board of Fire Control; Definition of Health Care Facility.  Amend RSA 153:1, V-b to read as follows:

V-b.  "Health care facility" means [any hospital, nursing home, hospice, hostel, or any other facility which accommodates 2 or more residents for medical, recovery from medical, psychological, maintenance, or other than ordinary domiciliary purposes] a facility licensed under RSA 151.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

 

LBAO

20-2843

1/7/20

 

SB 740-FN- FISCAL NOTE

AS INTRODUCED

 

AN ACT relative to the definition of health care facility under the state board of fire control.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

The Legislative Budget Assistant has determined that this legislation, as introduced, has a total fiscal impact of less than $10,000 in each of the fiscal years 2020 through 2023.

 

AGENCIES CONTACTED:

Departments of Safety and Health and Human Services

 

Links

SB740 at GenCourtMobile
SB740 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 5, 2020 Senate Hearing
Feb. 13, 2020 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB740 Revision: 8063 Date: Jan. 21, 2020, 9:35 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and Referred to Executive Departments and Administration; SJ 2
Feb. 5, 2020 Hearing: 02/05/2020, Room 101, LOB, 09:00 am; SC 5
Feb. 13, 2020 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 02/13/2020; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 6
Feb. 13, 2020 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/13/2020; SJ 4
Feb. 20, 2020 Introduced 02/20/2020 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration
June 30, 2020 Vacated and Laid on Table MA VV 06/30/2020