Rhode Island Legislature | 2021 | Regular Session

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

BillSummaryAction
H5463Requires group health plans and health insurance issuers that provide prescription benefits to cover prescribed epinephrine injectors and cartridges. No copayment or deductible would be required to obtain a prescribed epinephrine injector or cartridg...2021-03-06
S0504Establishes rules and regulations concerning rentals of residences for less than thirty (30) days.2021-03-05
S0069Creates a wine direct license for licensed producers to directly ship limited wine to residents of RI over the age of twenty one (21).2021-03-05
H5418Requires that all persons serving on boards and commissions appointed by the governor have a connection to the state through residence or licensure.2021-03-05
S0151Allows a school district to conduct instruction through virtual education up to five (5) days when schools have been closed due to inclement weather, emergency or any nonscheduled school closings.2021-03-05
S0421Prohibits a landlord from asking about the immigration status of a tenant, prospective tenant, occupant, or prospective occupant of residential rental property.2021-03-05
S0242Exempts from taxation the real property of Ocean State Community Wellness, Inc., a qualified tax-exempt corporation under § 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code, for the property located at 7450 Post Road, North Kingstown, Rhode Isla...2021-03-05
H5594Sets aside the twenty-seventh day of October annually to be known as Dr. Ernest Finocchio Day.2021-03-05
H6021Requires district and independent charter schools to use a random selection process to select eligible public school students who would be invited to attend the charter school and allows a parent to decline the invitation.2021-03-05
H5671Amends various sections relating to libraries to remove outdated provisions and update language to reflect current practices affecting library technology.2021-03-05

Top Rhode Island Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Rep. Anastasia Williams [D]157Syndicate content
Rep. Karen Alzate [D]155Syndicate content
Rep. Camille Vella-Wilkinson [D]154Syndicate content
Rep. David Morales [D]121Syndicate content
Rep. Katherine Kazarian [D]120Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Dawn Euer [D]143Syndicate content
Sen. Sandra Cano [D]142Syndicate content
Sen. Louis Dipalma [D]120Syndicate content
Sen. Bridget Valverde [D]117Syndicate content
Sen. Alana DiMario [D]113Syndicate content

Top Rhode Island Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary225Syndicate content
Finance176Syndicate content
Corporations112Syndicate content
Health & Human Services111Syndicate content
State Government & Elections95Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary169Syndicate content
Finance73Syndicate content
Education59Syndicate content
Health and Human Services56Syndicate content
Labor33Syndicate content

Most Viewed Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
H5425Establishes 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
H5309Imposes a moratorium on non-essential evictions/mortgage foreclosures during a state of emergency declared by the governor relating to residential property and establishes an eviction diversion program to resolve landlord-tenant eviction disputes.Bill Text
H5469Prevents a person from being prosecuted for fishing, gathering seaweed, swimming or passage along the sandy or rocky shoreline within ten feet (10') of the most recent high tide line.Bill Text
H5443Provides an exception to required school immunizations for pupils whose personal, philosophical, or religious beliefs are contrary to immunization and/or testing.Bill Text
H5250House Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study Ensuring Racial Equity And Optimizing Health And Safety Laws Affecting Marginalized Individuals (creates 13 Member Special Legislative Commission To Study Health/safety Impact Of Opt...Bill Text
S0013Provides that the council on elementary and secondary education would not grant approval for the creation or expansion of any new charter school until after the 2022, 2023, 2024 school year.Bill Text
S0183Imposes a moratorium on non-essential evictions/mortgage foreclosures during a state of emergency declared by the governor relating to residential property and establishes an eviction diversion program to resolve landlord-tenant eviction disputes.Bill Text
S0004Amends the provisions of the telemedicine coverage act and provide coverage for telemedicine under Rhode Island Medicaid.Bill Text
H5135Establishes licensing procedure for persons seeking to engage in geoengineering activity from DEM to protect health/safety/environment of state.Bill Text
H5389Amends the "residential landlord and tenant act" to allow a landlord prior to any residential rental agreement shall deliver to prospective tenant a valid certificate of rental suitability as defined in § 34-18-22.4. Effective July 1, 2022.Bill Text

Most Monitored Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
S0183Imposes a moratorium on non-essential evictions/mortgage foreclosures during a state of emergency declared by the governor relating to residential property and establishes an eviction diversion program to resolve landlord-tenant eviction disputes.Bill Text
H5309Imposes a moratorium on non-essential evictions/mortgage foreclosures during a state of emergency declared by the governor relating to residential property and establishes an eviction diversion program to resolve landlord-tenant eviction disputes.Bill Text
S0078Establishes a statewide greenhouse gas emission reduction mandate.Bill Text
S0013Provides that the council on elementary and secondary education would not grant approval for the creation or expansion of any new charter school until after the 2022, 2023, 2024 school year.Bill Text
H5148Establishes broadband coordinator and council.Bill Text
H5959Creates the "Rhode Island data Transparency and Privacy Protection Act" to identify information collected by online service providers and commercial websites.Bill Text
S0001Gradually increase the minimum wage from eleven dollars and fifty cents ($11.50) per hour to fifteen dollars ($15.00) per hour, over 4 years.Bill Text
H5257Prohibits discrimination in housing against those persons who have a lawful source of income.Bill Text
S0032Establishes certain student privacy rights in regard to take-home technology devices from school.Bill Text
H5548Regulates the manufacture, distribution and retail sale of vapor products in Rhode Island.Bill Text

Rhode Island Sessions

YearSessionIntroducedCompletedLegislationSearchDataset
2021Regular Session1673104BrowseSearchDownload
2020Regular Session2134484BrowseSearchDownload
2019Regular Session2308862BrowseSearchDownload
2018Regular Session2382858BrowseSearchDownload
2017Regular Session24181002BrowseSearchDownload
2016Regular Session24721013BrowseSearchDownload
2015Regular Session2399845BrowseSearchDownload
2014Regular Session25261139BrowseSearchDownload
2013Regular Session23891105BrowseSearchDownload
2012Regular Session1386585BrowseSearchDownload
2011Regular Session2420974BrowseSearchDownload
2010Regular Session2189703BrowseSearchDownload
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