Rhode Island Legislature | 2020 | Regular Session | Adjourned Sine Die

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Active Rhode Island Bills (Introduced, Engrossed, Enrolled, Passed)

BillSummaryAction
H8145Establishes education savings account program/school choice in-person learning/distribution of federal funds for educational purposes during a declaration of a health care emergency by the governor.2020-11-19
H8143Directs the division of motor vehicles to issue a special registration plate for the motor vehicle of the former Police Chief of the town of Johnston, Richard J. Tamburini.2020-11-19
H8144Creates the Joint Committee on Disaster Oversight which would consist of twelve (12) members to study the impact of the governor's declaration of a disaster emergency pursuant to ยง 30-15-9.2020-11-19
S2801Adds one new income tax bracket for purposes of state income taxation.2020-11-18
Committee heard
S2494Creates a new income tax bracket of 6.99% on taxable income over five hundred thousand dollars. Any tax collected on this income deposited into restricted receipt account and expended on education for grades kindergarten through twelfth grade.2020-11-18
Committee heard
H8142To Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Moy Works, Inc.2020-11-04
S2929Department of health to promulgate rules and regulations for essential caregivers at nursing homes during a declared emergency.2020-10-30
H8141Requires an electric utility company to bury power lines in the event of a residential power outage lasting ninety-six (96) consecutive hours or more, unless the outage was caused by the resident.2020-10-28
H8139Grants immunity from criminal prosecution under certain circumstances to persons engaged in commercial sexual activity as the victim of or witness to a crime.2020-10-26
H8140Creates the "Residential Security Equipment Program".2020-10-26

Top Rhode Island Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Rep. Joseph Shekarchi [D]201Syndicate content
Rep. Anastasia Williams [D]136Syndicate content
Rep. Camille Vella-Wilkinson [D]124Syndicate content
Rep. Robert Craven [D]110Syndicate content
Rep. David Bennett [D]108Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Dawn Euer [D]158Syndicate content
Sen. Maryellen Goodwin [D]147Syndicate content
Sen. Frank Lombardi [D]143Syndicate content
Sen. Michael McCaffrey [D]137Syndicate content
Sen. William Conley [D]133Syndicate content

Top Rhode Island Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary259Syndicate content
Finance197Syndicate content
Health, Education and Welfare178Syndicate content
Corporations103Syndicate content
Municipal Government45Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary255Syndicate content
Finance104Syndicate content
Education83Syndicate content
Health and Human Services78Syndicate content
Labor43Syndicate content

Most Viewed Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
H7766Authorizes the department of insurance, in lieu of an in-state licensing examination, to recognize the competence of an applicant for an insurance claims adjuster through an out-of-state proctored examination.Bill Text
H7989Establishes an economic growth blockchain act, set regulations for the sale of hemp, regulate virtual and digital assets and establish depository banks for these purposes.Bill Text
H7398Excludes chronic intractable pain from the definition of acute pain management. Prescribes new guidelines for treatment based upon 2016 CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain.Bill Text
H7171Relating To Making Appropriations In Support Of Fy 2021Bill Text
H7102Prohibits the manufacturing, importation, sale, shipment, delivery, possession, or transfer of any firearm that is undetectable by metal detectors commonly used at airports and public buildings including 3D printed firearms as defined herein.Bill Text
S2004Prohibits the manufacturing, importation, sale, shipment, delivery, possession, or transfer of any firearm that is undetectable by metal detectors commonly used at airports and public buildings including 3D printed firearms as defined herein.Bill Text
S2430Creates "Consumer Privacy Protection Act."Bill Text
H7568Raises appraisal threshold amount for unfair practices re: auto insurance from $2500 $5000, requires insurance company to complete appraisal within four days, redefines fair market value to include compilations commonly used by the insurance industry...Bill Text
H7103Provides that applications to purchase firearms be sent by the seller to the police department the city or town where the purchaser lives.Bill Text
H7760Raises appraisal threshold amount for unfair practices re: auto insurance from $2500 $5000, requires insurance company to complete appraisal within four days, redefines fair market value to include compilations commonly used by the insurance industry...Bill Text

Most Monitored Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
H7171Relating To Making Appropriations In Support Of Fy 2021Bill Text
S2430Creates "Consumer Privacy Protection Act."Bill Text
H7013Establishes certain limitations on regulations promulgated by the department of health and the department of business regulation in regard to medical marijuana.Bill Text
H7121Creates a prescription drug affordability board composed of representatives of affected stakeholders designated to investigate and comprehensively evaluate drug prices for Rhode Islanders and possible ways to reduce them to make them more affordable.Bill Text
S2043Establishes minimum energy and water efficiency standards for appliances and specified equipment purchased or installed after July 1, 2021.Bill Text
S2108Establishes a fee on companies that sell fossil fuels in Rhode Island for consumption or distribution within the state and establishes an "economic and climate resilience fund" to disburse the collected funds.Bill Text
S2143Gradually increases the hourly minimum wage from $10.50 to $15 by July 1, 2024, and the hourly minimum wage for employees receiving gratuities from $3.89 an hour to $15 an hour by January 1, 2028.Bill Text
S2134Prohibits discrimination in housing against those persons who have a lawful source of income.Bill Text
H7778Creates "Rhode Island Transparency and Privacy Act" which mandates websites that collect or store personal info to disclose practice.Bill Text
H7102Prohibits the manufacturing, importation, sale, shipment, delivery, possession, or transfer of any firearm that is undetectable by metal detectors commonly used at airports and public buildings including 3D printed firearms as defined herein.Bill Text

Rhode Island Sessions

YearSessionIntroducedCompletedLegislationSearchDataset
2020Regular Session2074426BrowseSearchDownload
2019Regular Session2308862BrowseSearchDownload
2018Regular Session2382858BrowseSearchDownload
2017Regular Session24181002BrowseSearchDownload
2016Regular Session24721013BrowseSearchDownload
2015Regular Session2399845BrowseSearchDownload
2014Regular Session25261139BrowseSearchDownload
2013Regular Session23891105BrowseSearchDownload
2012Regular Session1386585BrowseSearchDownload
2011Regular Session2420974BrowseSearchDownload
2010Regular Session2189703BrowseSearchDownload
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