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Old 01-31-2005, 10:07 AM
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There at it again ..Now they want no rafting .. Whats wrong with these people .
If it involves fun they want it banned

February 2, 2005, Room 101, LOB, 9:20 a.m.

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SB 155-FN AS INTRODUCED
http://www.gencourt.state.nh.us/inde...ssionyear=2005

2005 SESSION

05-0907

03/01

SENATE BILL 155-FN

AN ACT prohibiting rafting of boats on lakes and ponds.

SPONSORS: Sen. Johnson, Dist 2; Rep. Whalley, Belk 5; Rep. Dickinson, Carr 1; Rep. Patten, Carr 4


COMMITTEE: Transportation and Interstate Cooperation

ANALYSIS

This bill prohibits rafting of boats on lakes and ponds.

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

05-0907

03/01

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Five

AN ACT prohibiting rafting of boats on lakes and ponds.


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

1 Rafting; Prohibition, Enforcement. Amend RSA 270:43 to read as follows:

270:43 [Rules] Rafting Prohibited; Enforcement.

I. [The commissioner of safety, pursuant to RSA 541-A, shall adopt rules which shall be binding on all persons owning, leasing or operating boats and which:

(a) Further define and regulate the practice of rafting of boats; and

(b) Designate prohibited locations or times, in or during which the size of rafts is limited and a minimum distance is required between boats and rafts in accordance with the provisions of RSA 270:44. Such prohibited locations and times shall include:

(1) The following locations on Lake Winnipesaukee, which shall be more specifically defined in such rules:

(i) The Kona mansion area, so-called, in the town of Moultonborough;

(ii) Small's cove, in the town of Alton; and

(iii) Wentworth cove, southwest of Governor's island bridge in the town of Gilford; and

(2) Such other locations and times as the commissioner of safety shall prescribe.] Rafting is prohibited.

II. The provisions of this subdivision [and the rules adopted under this section] shall be enforced by any law enforcement officer having jurisdiction in the area in which any violation of such provisions [or rules] occurs or by the commissioner of safety and his or her duly authorized agents, who shall have all the powers of a peace officer in any county of the state regarding such enforcement.

2 Rafting; Penalty. Amend RSA 270:46 to read as follows:

270:46 Penalty. A person shall be guilty of a violation if he or she:

I. Fails to comply with the provisions of this subdivision [or any rule adopted thereunder];

II. Refuses to cooperate with a law enforcement officer in the determination of compliance with the provisions of this subdivision [or any rule adopted thereunder]; or

III. Refuses to move the boat which he or she is operating or in charge of in order to comply with the provisions of this subdivision [or any rule adopted thereunder].

3 Repeal. The following are repealed:

I. RSA 21-P:14, II(l), relative to regulation of rafting of boats.

II. RSA 270:42, VI, relative to definition of single boat.

III. RSA 270:44, relative to size of rafts, separation of rafts, and single boats.

IV. RSA 270:45, relative to exceptions to time and location prohibitions.

4 Effective Date. This act shall take effect January 1, 2006.



And here's the docket info:
SB155 Docket

Bill Titlerohibiting rafting of boats on lakes and ponds.
DateBodyDescription1/6/2005SIntroduced and Referred to Transportation and Interstate Cooperation1/27/2005SHearing: February 2, 2005, Room 101, LOB, 9:20 a.m.
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Old 01-31-2005, 10:15 AM
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What are they doing to stop the PR ..are they organized ?
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Pantera~ I think you should run for a seat on the Senate, this way we will have fair and unbiased representation at the Capitol for all these meetings!

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The I's have it, Pantera - you're in! The state will never be the same -
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these people are total azzholes, out of thier f**k'in minds. WTF is this world coming to?
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Live Free or Die? Ouch the choice is getting clearer!!!
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Live Free or Die? Ouch the choice is getting clearer!!!
Live free or die,but you cant have switchable mufflers,.....speedlimits,and now,rafting??Whats next,no multiple colors for graphics?
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No Rafting???....why the hell not?
What's the harm in rafting?
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Live free or die,but you cant have switchable mufflers,.....speedlimits,and now,rafting??Whats next,no multiple colors for graphics?
Sheesh...I'm glad I live on the coast
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Man lets hope this goes the way of the last few things they tried to get through. Unreal. If we drive our boats they are to loud, if we raft up then we are to....... I am loosing any interest in going to that lake any more
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Hmmmm, sounds like one of their "favorite sons" needs to go back into their website.

What in hell do they possibly find offensive, wrong, or whatever is in the black holes those people call minds, with rafting??????
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