HB1059 (2024) Detail

Relative to the state building code.


HB 1059  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2024 SESSION

24-2388

12/05

 

HOUSE BILL 1059

 

AN ACT relative to the state building code.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. C. McGuire, Merr. 27; Rep. Erf, Hills. 28; Rep. O'Brien, Hills. 10; Sen. Pearl, Dist 17; Sen. Gendreau, Dist 1

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill updates the definition of the state building code to include more recent versions of certain international codes and amendments approved by the building code review board.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

24-2388

12/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty Four

 

AN ACT relative to the state building code.

 

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

 

1  Definition of State Building Code.  Amend RSA 155-A:1, IV to read as follows:

IV. "New Hampshire building code" or "state building code" means the adoption by reference of the International Building Code [2018] 2021, the International Existing Building Code [2018] 2021, the International Plumbing Code [2018] 2021, the International Mechanical Code [2018] 2021, the International Energy Conservation Code 2018, the International Swimming Pool and Spa Code [2018] 2021 and the International Residential Code [2018] 2021, as published by the International Code Council Inc., and the National Electrical Code 2020, as published by the National Fire Protection Association, Inc., as reviewed and recommended by the state building code review board, including all amendments reviewed and approved by the board as of [November 30, 2021] September 8, 2023, and ratified by the legislature in accordance with RSA 155-A:10. [The provisions of any other national code or model code referred to within a code listed in this definition shall not be included in the state building code unless specifically included in the codes listed in this definition.]

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

Links


Date Body Type
Feb. 13, 2024 House Hearing

Bill Text Revisions

HB1059 Revision: 39561 Date: Nov. 28, 2023, 8:36 a.m.

Docket


Feb. 14, 2024: Subcommittee Work Session: 02/20/2024 01:00 pm LOB 104


Feb. 6, 2024: Public Hearing: 02/13/2024 10:30 am LOB 305


Nov. 27, 2023: Introduced 01/03/2024 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration