HB593 (2021) Detail

Requiring a food delivery service to enter into an agreement with a food service establishment or food retail store before offering delivery service from that restaurant.


CHAPTER 144

HB 593-FN - FINAL VERSION

 

7Apr2021... 0582h

05/13/2021   1297s

2021 SESSION

21-0818

08/05

 

HOUSE BILL 593-FN

 

AN ACT requiring a food delivery service to enter into an agreement with a food service establishment or food retail store before offering delivery service from that restaurant.  

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Wilhelm, Hills. 42; Rep. Chretien, Hills. 42; Rep. Oxaal, Straf. 15; Rep. Moran, Hills. 34

 

COMMITTEE: Commerce and Consumer Affairs

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires a food delivery service to enter into an agreement with a food service establishment or food retail store before offering delivery service from that restaurant.  The provisions of the bill are repealed December 31, 2023.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

7Apr2021... 0582h

05/13/2021   1297s 21-0818

08/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty One

 

AN ACT requiring a food delivery service to enter into an agreement with a food service establishment or food retail store before offering delivery service from that restaurant.  

 

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

 

144:1  New Chapter; Food Delivery Platform.  Amend RSA by inserting after chapter 359-R the following new chapter:

CHAPTER 359-S

FOOD DELIVERY PLATFORM

359-S:1 Food Delivery Platforms.  

I.  In this chapter:

(a)  “Food delivery platform” means an online business that acts as an intermediary between consumers and multiple food facilities to submit food orders from a consumer to a participating food facility, and to arrange for the delivery of the order from the food service establishment or retail food store to the consumer.

(b)  “Food service establishment" has the same meaning as RSA 143-A:3, IV.

(c)  "Retail food store" has the same meaning as RSA 143-A:3, VII.

II.  A food delivery platform shall not arrange for the delivery of an order from a food service establishment or retail food store without first obtaining an agreement with the food service establishment or retail food store expressly authorizing the food delivery platform to take orders and deliver meals prepared by the food service establishment or retail food store.

III.  Any food delivery platform that violates this chapter shall be guilty of a violation and fined $100 for each delivery made without the agreement required in paragraph II.

144:2  Prospective Repeal.  RSA 359-S, relative to food delivery platforms, is repealed.

144:3  Effective Date.  

I.  Section 2 of this act shall take effect December 31, 2023.

II.  The remainder of this act shall take effect September 1, 2021.

 

Approved: July 23, 2021

Effective Date:

I. Section 2 shall take effect December 31, 2023.

II. Remainder shall take effect September 1, 2021.

 

 

Links

HB593 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 16, 2021 House Hearing
March 2, 2021 House Exec Session
March 3, 2021 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
April 27, 2021 Senate Hearing
May 13, 2021 Senate Floor Vote
April 27, 2021 Senate Hearing
May 13, 2021 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB593 Revision: 32839 Date: July 26, 2021, 11:22 a.m.
HB593 Revision: 32657 Date: June 10, 2021, 10:21 a.m.
HB593 Revision: 32476 Date: May 13, 2021, 2:27 p.m.
HB593 Revision: 33324 Date: May 4, 2021, 12:33 p.m.
HB593 Revision: 32310 Date: April 7, 2021, 4:43 p.m.
HB593 Revision: 33325 Date: March 9, 2021, 12:36 p.m.
HB593 Revision: 31943 Date: Feb. 18, 2021, 10:51 a.m.

Docket


July 26, 2021: Signed by Governor Sununu 07/23/2021; Chapter 144; I. Sec. 2 Eff: 12/31/2023 II. Rem. Eff: 09/01/2021


July 23, 2021: Signed by Governor Sununu 07/23/2021; Chapter 144; I. Sec. 2 Eff: 12/31/2023 II. Rem. Eff: 09/01/2021


July 12, 2021: Enrolled (in recess of) 06/24/2021


June 24, 2021: Enrolled (in recess of) 06/24/2021


June 24, 2021: Enrolled Adopted, VV, (In recess 06/24/2021); SJ 20


July 12, 2021: Enrolled Adopted, VV, (In recess 06/24/2021); SJ 20


June 10, 2021: House Concurs with Senate Amendment 2021-1297s (Rep. Hunt): MA VV 06/10/2021 HJ 10 P. 2


June 10, 2021: House Concurs with Senate Amendment 2021-1297s (Rep. Hunt): MA VV 06/10/2021 HJ 10 P. 2


May 13, 2021: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2021-1297s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 05/13/2021; SJ 15


May 13, 2021: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2021-1297s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 05/13/2021; SJ 15


May 13, 2021: Committee Amendment # 2021-1297s, AA, VV; 05/13/2021; SJ 15


May 13, 2021: Committee Amendment # 2021-1297s, AA, VV; 05/13/2021; SJ 15


May 13, 2021: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2021-1297s, 05/13/2021; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 23


May 5, 2021: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2021-1297s, 05/13/2021; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 23


April 15, 2021: Remote Hearing: 04/27/2021, 10:00 am; Links to join the hearing can be found in the Senate Calendar; SC 20


April 27, 2021: Remote Hearing: 04/27/2021, 10:00 am; Links to join the hearing can be found in the Senate Calendar; SC 20


April 8, 2021: Introduced 04/08/2021 and Referred to Commerce; SJ 12


April 13, 2021: Introduced 04/08/2021 and Referred to Commerce; SJ 12


April 7, 2021: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2021-0582h: MA VV 04/07/2021 HJ 5 P. 134


April 7, 2021: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2021-0582h: MA VV 04/07/2021 HJ 5 P. 134


April 7, 2021: Amendment # 2021-0582h: AA VV 04/07/2021 HJ 5 P. 134


April 7, 2021: Amendment # 2021-0582h: AA VV 04/07/2021 HJ 5 P. 134


: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2021-0582h (Vote 18-1; RC) HC 18 P. 33


March 15, 2021: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2021-0582h (Vote 18-1; RC) HC 18 P. 33


March 2, 2021: Executive Session: 03/02/2021 09:00 am Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/95215897452


March 3, 2021: ==CONTINUED== Executive Session: 03/03/2021 01:30 pm Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/98917516497 (if necessary)


Feb. 16, 2021: Public Hearing: 02/16/2021 09:00 am Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/95175123874 / Executive session on pending legislation may be held throughout the day (time permitting) from the time the committee is initially convened.


Jan. 13, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 2 P. 55


Jan. 6, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Commerce and Consumer Affairs HJ 2 P. 55