SB599 (2024) Detail

Relative to the state fire code.


SB 599  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2024 SESSION

24-3157

11/06

 

SENATE BILL 599

 

AN ACT relative to the state fire code.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Pearl, Dist 17; Sen. Gendreau, Dist 1; Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Rep. C. McGuire, Merr. 27; Rep. Grote, Rock. 24; Rep. Erf, Hills. 28

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill:

 

I.  Revises the definition of the state fire code.

 

II.  Ratifies amendments to the state fire code.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

24-3157

11/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty Four

 

AN ACT relative to the state fire code.

 

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

 

1  New Hampshire Fire Code; Adoption By Reference of Codes; Definitions.  Amend RSA 153:1, VI-a to read as follows:

VI-a. "New Hampshire fire code" or "state fire code" means the adoption by reference of the Life Safety Code, NFPA 101, [2018] 2021 edition, and the Uniform Fire Code NFPA 1, [2018] 2021 edition, as published by the National Fire Protection Association and as amended by the state board of fire control and ratified by the general court pursuant to RSA 153:5. The provisions of any other national code, model code, or standard referred to within a code listed in this definition shall be included in the state fire code unless amended in accordance with RSA 153:5.

2  State Fire Code; Ratification of Amendments; State Board of Fire Control.  Pursuant to RSA 153:5, I, the general court hereby ratifies all amendments reviewed and approved by the board of fire control as of September 20, 2023.

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

Links


Date Body Type
Feb. 14, 2024 Senate Hearing
Feb. 21, 2024 Senate Floor Vote
April 10, 2024 House Hearing
April 10, 2024 House Exec Session
April 10, 2024 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB599 Revision: 40722 Date: Feb. 2, 2024, 9:28 a.m.

Docket


April 12, 2024: Committee Report: Ought to Pass 04/10/2024 (Vote 15-0; CC)


April 12, 2024: Executive Session: 04/10/2024 10:00 am LOB 306-308


March 27, 2024: Public Hearing: 04/10/2024 10:00 am LOB 306-308


March 2, 2024: Introduced 02/29/2024 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration


Feb. 21, 2024: Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/21/2024; SJ 5


Feb. 15, 2024: Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 02/21/2024; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 8


Feb. 6, 2024: Hearing: 02/14/2024, Room 103, SH, 09:00 am; SC 7


Feb. 2, 2024: Introduced 01/18/2024 and Referred to Executive Departments and Administration; SJ 3