HB104 (2021) Detail

Establishing a committee to study the feasibility of personal rapid transit systems and unconventional public transit methods.


HB 104  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2021 SESSION

21-0071

06/10

 

HOUSE BILL 104

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the feasibility of personal rapid transit systems and unconventional public transit methods.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Steven Smith, Sull. 11

 

COMMITTEE: Transportation

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a committee to study whether personal rapid transit systems and unconventional public transit methods are feasible.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

21-0071

06/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty One

 

AN ACT establishing a committee to study the feasibility of personal rapid transit systems and unconventional public transit methods.

 

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

 

1  Committee Established.  There is established a committee to study the feasibility of personal rapid transit systems and alternative public transit methods in New Hampshire.

2  Membership and Compensation.

I.  The members of the committee shall be as follows:

(a)  Three members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

(b)  Two members of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

II.  Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.

3  Duties.  The committee shall:

I.  Identify issues with access to state highway rights of way.

II.  Determine who would develop and enforce state standards for unconventional transit systems.

III.  Identify non-conventional transit modalities appropriate for low population density areas.

4  Chairperson; Quorum.  The members of the study committee shall elect a chairperson from among the members.  The first meeting of the committee shall be called by the first-named house member.  The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section.  Three members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.

5  Report.  The committee shall report 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.

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

Links

HB104 at GenCourtMobile
HB104 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 12, 2021 House Hearing

Bill Text Revisions

HB104 Revision: 31393 Date: Jan. 4, 2021, 12:46 p.m.

Docket


Feb. 12, 2021: Public Hearing: 02/12/2021 10:30 am Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/98796113084 / Executive session on pending legislation may be held throughout the day (time permitting) from the time the committee is initially convened.


Jan. 6, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Transportation HJ 2 P. 35


Jan. 6, 2020: To Be Introduced 01/06/2020 and referred to Transportation