Sponsored by Walter S. Felag, Jr. - Rhode Island (Current)

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RIS2457Align the review of administrative rules with the refiling of rules and regulations process.
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2014-04-24
Scheduled for consideration (04/29/2014)
Intro
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RIS2480Amend the process for submission of economic impact statements, and eliminate a number of exclusions which are set forth in the existing statute.
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2014-04-24
Scheduled for consideration (04/29/2014)
Intro
25%
RIS2523Authorizes a designee of a practitioner and/or pharmacist to access any prescription drug monitoring database maintained by the department of health. Requires practitioners to register with the database.
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2014-04-21
Scheduled for consideration (04/29/2014)
Engross
50%
RIS2423Add the adjutant general of the Rhode Island National Guard or his or her designee as a member of the Rhode Island Veterans' services strategic plan advisory committee.
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2014-04-17
Intro
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RIS2425Joint Resolution Creating A Special Joint Commission To Study The Feasibility Of Establishing A Desert Storm And Desert Shield Memorial At The Rhode Island Veterans' Cemetery (creates A Nine (9) Member Commission Regarding Establishing A Desert Storm...
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2014-04-17
Engross
50%
RIS2731This act will change the currently observed date for Vietnam Veteran's Day from May 15 to March 29 every year.
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2014-04-17
Engross
50%
RIS2818Allow David Lamontagne to join Avril Bentley and Maria Alexandria Nunez in marriage on or about September 7, 2014, within the Town of Bristol, Rhode Island.
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2014-04-17
Placed on the House Consent Calendar (04/30/2014)
Intro
25%
RIS2055Permit the use of electronic forms of proof of auto liability insurance.
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2014-04-15
Placed on Senate Calendar (04/29/2014)
Intro
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RIS2178Authorize municipalities to require parking lots to have a person on site during operational hours to accept cash payments
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2014-04-15
Placed on Senate Calendar (04/29/2014)
Intro
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RIS2484Establishes funding requirements for child and adult immunization programs and contributions to be made by health care insurers.
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2014-04-15
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2061Exempt the trade-in value of pickup trucks under 6,000 lbs gross weight used exclusively for personal use from sales tax as presently available to automobiles
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2014-04-10
Committee heard
Intro
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RIS2728Senate Resolution Respectfully Requesting That The Rhode Island Delegation To The United States Congress And The United States Congress Support Federal Legislation That Would Award The Congressional Gold Medal To The 65th Infantry Regiment, Known As ...
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2014-04-10
Placed on Senate Calendar (04/29/2014)
Intro
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RIS2805Create and establish the Tiverton wastewater district.
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2014-04-10
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2828Senate Resolution Supporting United States Senate Resolution 378 And Condemning Russian Military Aggression Against Ukraine
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2014-04-10
Placed on Senate Calendar (04/29/2014)
Pass
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RIS2855Senate Resolution Congratulating Barbara And Jimmy Winters On Being Selected As 2014 Newport Daily News Community Service Award Winners
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2014-04-10
Senate read and passed
Pass
100%
RIS2854Senate Resolution Congratulating Dave Mclaughlin On Being Selected As One Of The 2014 Newport Daily News Community Service Award Winners
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2014-04-10
Senate read and passed
Intro
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RIS2897Requires advanced mobile communication devices (smartphones) be equipped with technology that can disable the device if stolen.
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2014-04-10
Intro
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RIS2121Raise the amount of life insurance for which the state will reimburse the cost of premiums to a mobilized RI National Guard member from $400,000 to $500,000
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2014-04-09
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2257Create a veteran's preference in the issuance of state contracts
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2014-04-09
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2396Entitles permanent resident disabled veterans to free admission to state institutions of higher education if he or she meets academic criteria and registration requirements.
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2014-04-09
Committee recommended Substitute A be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2424Joint Resolution Respectfully Requesting Rhode Island Employers To Provide Their Employees Who Are Veterans With Time Off On Veterans' Day
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2014-04-09
Committee recommends passage
Pass
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RIS2697Extend the final date that the Rhode Island turnpike and bridge authority may impose a toll on the Sakonnet River Bridge not to exceed ten cents ($0.10), from April 1, 2014 to May 15, 2014.
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2014-04-09
Effective without Governor's signature
Intro
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RIS2866Restructure the sales and use tax base and reduce the general sales tax rate.
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2014-04-09
Pass
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RIS2035Allow Robert J. Skinner, Esq., to join Tyler R. Lewis, Esq., and Sarah H. Montgomery, Esq., in marriage on or about June 28, 2014, within the Town of Little Compton, Rhode Island.
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2014-04-08
Signed by Governor
Pass
100%
RIS2841Senate Resolution Congratulating The 2013-2014 Providence College Men’s Basketball Team On Winning The 2014 Big East Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament
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2014-04-01
Senate read and passed
Pass
100%
RIS2843Senate Resolution Expressing Its Deepest Condolences To The Families Of Boston Firefighters Lieutenant Edward J. Walsh, Jr., And Firefighter Michael R. Kennedy
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2014-04-01
Senate read and passed
Pass
100%
RIS2836Senate Resolution Congratulating The Child Opportunity Zone Network On The Occasion Of Its 20th Anniversary
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2014-03-27
Senate read and passed
Intro
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RIS2292Provide for the issuance of a special plate for Olympic Medal winners
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2014-03-26
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2688Create a new position within the water resources division of DEM which would have oversight over all freshwater lakes, streams, and ponds within the state.
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2014-03-26
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2262Allow an insurance company to offer or provide a benefit or service not otherwise provided for in the policy or contract of insurance provided that benefit or service is offered/provided equally to all of its policyholders within this state
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2014-03-25
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2643Create a crime for the larceny of farm products that is either a misdemeanor or a felony depending on the value of the item stolen.
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2014-03-25
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2791Requires the prioritizing of state aid for the funding of full-day kindergarten programs. The commissioner of elementary and secondary education would rank all eligible school districts to ensure the quality and sustainability of each program.
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2014-03-25
Intro
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RIS2809Add military status discrimination as an unlawful housing practice protecting veterans who have an honorable or administrative discharge or a member of the Armed Forces of the United States and the Rhode Island National Guard.
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2014-03-25
Intro
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RIS2227Joint Resolution Extending The Reporting And Expiration Dates And Amending The Membership Of The Special Legislative Commission To Study Rhode Island's Zoning And Subdivision Enabling Acts
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2014-03-20
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2709Make the use of a hand-held mobile phone while driving a commercial motor vehicle a traffic violation in accordance with federal regulations.
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2014-03-20
Committee recommends passage
Intro
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RIS2771$30,000,000) FOR THE CULTURAL ARTS AND ECONOMY PROGRAM OF THE STATE (Authorizes issuance of 30 million dollars in bonds, the proceeds to be used for the provision of 1 to 1 matching grants for infrastructure acquisition and improvement at a number of...
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2014-03-18
Intro
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RIS2524Require pharmacies, pursuant to the request of the prescribing practitioner, to provide a fill notification to the practitioner for electronic prescriptions.
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2014-03-17
Meeting postponed (03/18/2014)
Intro
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RIS2181Require teachers and school nurses to complete a low or no cost training course and an annual refresher course in concussions and traumatic brain injuries
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2014-03-12
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2539Allows persons honorably discharged from the military or members of the National Guard to use acquired classroom and workplace training towards apprenticeship requirements for certain skilled trades.
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2014-03-12
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2730Authorize the use of an antique motor car or motor cycle twenty-five (25) years or older for limited enjoyment in addition to use in exhibitions, club activities, parades, and other functions of public interest.
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2014-03-12
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Pass
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RIS2766Senate Resolution Congratulating The Dedicated Rhode Island Teachers Who Succeeded In Attaining National Board Certification From The National Board For Professional Teaching Standards
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2014-03-12
Senate read and passed
Intro
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RIS2747Set forth labeling requirements for a drug which is compounded at a licensed pharmacy when used in a healthcare facility or physician's office.
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2014-03-11
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2163Require retail establishments within the state offering a veteran's preference or discount to honor the Rhode Island operator's license designation as proof of military service
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2014-03-10
Meeting postponed (03/12/2014)
Intro
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RIS2335Provide a new method to fund transportation and bridge costs in RI. The act would establish the RI transportation infrastructure fund as a restricted receipt account within the RI intermodal surface transportation fund
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2014-03-06
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2186Require applications for the conduct of composting operations to contain written confirmation from the town that the operation will be conducted in an area with proper zoning
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2014-03-05
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Intro
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RIS2417Joint Resolution To Approve And Publish And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Of Amendment To The Constitution Of The State (governor And Lieutenant Governor To Appear Jointly On The Ballot)
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2014-03-05
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
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RIS2698Authorizes 70 year old and older taxpayers to subtract from their adjusted gross income for income tax purposes, up to $500 in medical expenses individually, and $1000 if a joint return.
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2014-03-05
Pass
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RIS2571Senate Resolution Celebrating The 250th Anniversary Of The Founding Of Brown University On February 17, 2014
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2014-03-04
Senate read and passed
Intro
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RIS2613Make a technical change clarifying the provisions of the general laws governing the contents of articles of dissolution of a corporation.
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2014-03-04
Intro
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RIS2378Prohibit the use of a computer, phone, smart phone, tablet, or any like device to make any false statements or threats concerning the endangerment of students at any school, or college, or university in the state of RI
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2014-02-27
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
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