Rhode Island Legislature | 2017 | Regular Session

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

BillSummaryAction
S0333Amends several sections of the general laws pertaining to the calculation of impact fees by municipalities in the state by requiring that needs assessments of the fees be conducted every 5 years with certain exceptions.2017-04-21
H5758Creates an "Operation Stand Down RI" registration plate to benefit struggling and/or homeless veterans.2017-04-21
S0602Provides that when an agency publicly proposes for notice and comment or otherwise promulgates a new rule or regulation, it would identify at least one existing rule or regulation to be repealed.2017-04-21
H5855Adds the Rhode Island traffic tribunal to the list of courts afforded the ability to dismiss cases for lack of prosecution.2017-04-21
Placed on House Calendar (04/27/2017)
H5714Makes a technical correction to the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act.2017-04-21
S0332Requires medical treatment facilities to provide discharge plans for patients with nonsubstance abuse related mental health disorders.2017-04-21
S0383Establishes guidelines for the family court to use to decide petitions for visitation by grandparents based on a best interest of the grandchild standard.2017-04-21
S0381Excludes weekends and state holidays from the calculation of the forty-eight (48) hour public notice requirement, and requires all public bodies to keep minutes of open meetings and file their minutes with the secretary of state.2017-04-21
S0733Creates an exception to the registration requirements and registration fees for minor use pesticides.2017-04-21
S0108Directs the climate change coordinating council to study a carbon pricing program.2017-04-21
Scheduled for consideration (04/26/2017)

Top Rhode Island Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Rep. Joseph Shekarchi [D]115Syndicate content
Rep. Robert Craven [D]107Syndicate content
Rep. Kenneth Marshall [D]96Syndicate content
Rep. William O'Brien [D]95Syndicate content
Rep. Aaron Regunberg [D]91Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Erin Lynch Prata [D]204Syndicate content
Sen. Frank Lombardi [D]170Syndicate content
Sen. Michael McCaffrey [D]149Syndicate content
Sen. Stephen Archambault [D]132Syndicate content
Sen. Joshua Miller [D]130Syndicate content

Top Rhode Island Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Finance314Syndicate content
Judiciary267Syndicate content
Corporations110Syndicate content
Health, Education and Welfare97Syndicate content
Municipal Government46Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary205Syndicate content
Finance157Syndicate content
Health and Human Services81Syndicate content
Labor44Syndicate content
Education41Syndicate content

Most Viewed Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
H5343Prohibits the state from interfering with a woman's decision to prevent, commence, continue, or terminate a pregnancy prior to fetal viability.Bill Text
H5093Promotes the state and local enforcement of federal immigration laws, through civil and criminal penalties.Bill Text
H5555Establishes a system for the regulation and taxation for adult use and cultivation of marijuana.Bill Text
H5277Prohibits "conversion therapy" by licensed health care professionals with respect to children under eighteen (18) years of age.Bill Text
H5515Creates standards for responding to immigration detainees for the law enforcement officials' transportation of inmates, who are the subject of immigration detainers or administrative warrants.Bill Text
S0420Establishes a system for the regulation and taxation for adult use and cultivation of marijuana.Bill Text
H6011Regulates "geoengineering" of the global environment.Bill Text
H5155Criminalizes the manufacture, import, possession, purchase, sale or transfer of any ammunition feeding device capable of accepting more than ten (10) rounds.Bill Text
H5175Relating To Making Appropriations For The Support Of The State For The Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2018Bill Text
H5413Requires all employers to provide their employees with a minimum level of paid sick and safety leave including time to care for the employee's family members.Bill Text

Most Monitored Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
H5343Prohibits the state from interfering with a woman's decision to prevent, commence, continue, or terminate a pregnancy prior to fetal viability.Bill Text
H5093Promotes the state and local enforcement of federal immigration laws, through civil and criminal penalties.Bill Text
H5277Prohibits "conversion therapy" by licensed health care professionals with respect to children under eighteen (18) years of age.Bill Text
H5515Creates standards for responding to immigration detainees for the law enforcement officials' transportation of inmates, who are the subject of immigration detainers or administrative warrants.Bill Text
H5100Defines and regulates, and in some cases, prohibit dismemberment abortions.Bill Text
S0267Prohibits "conversion therapy" by licensed health care professionals with respect to children under 18 years of age.Bill Text
S0274Prohibits the state from interfering with a woman's decision to prevent, commence, continue, or terminate a pregnancy prior to fetal viability, or restricting the use or manner of medically recognized methods of contraception or abortion.Bill Text
H5555Establishes a system for the regulation and taxation for adult use and cultivation of marijuana.Bill Text
H5155Criminalizes the manufacture, import, possession, purchase, sale or transfer of any ammunition feeding device capable of accepting more than ten (10) rounds.Bill Text
H5413Requires all employers to provide their employees with a minimum level of paid sick and safety leave including time to care for the employee's family members.Bill Text

Rhode Island Sessions

YearSessionIntroducedCompletedLegislationSearchDataset
2017Regular Session1911251BrowseSearchDownload
2016Regular Session24721013BrowseSearchDownload
2015Regular Session2399845BrowseSearchDownload
2014Regular Session25261139BrowseSearchDownload
2013Regular Session23891105BrowseSearchDownload
2012Regular Session1386585BrowseSearchDownload
2011Regular Session2420974BrowseSearchDownload
2010Regular Session2189703BrowseSearchDownload
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