Rhode Island Legislature | 2017 | Regular Session

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

BillSummaryAction
H5036Prohibits lobbyists from making any political contributions to any member of the general assembly from January 1 through July 1 in any year, unless the general assembly adjourns for the year prior to July 1.2017-01-20
H5033Prohibits the sale and/or delivery of hearing aids directly to consumers through internet or direct mail, and provides for criminal penalties.2017-01-20
H5032Prohibits price-gouging of prescribed drugs or pharmaceuticals in times of market emergency or market shortages and makes violators guilty of a felony and subject to injunctive relief.2017-01-20
H5012Provides for a dispute resolution process for emergency services and surprise bills for medical services performed by nonparticipating (out-of-network) health care providers.2017-01-20
S0067Allows Terrance N. Turner, Esq., Justice of the Peace, to join Amanda E. Carrier, and Justin N. Turner, in marriage on or about October 7, 2017, within the Town of East Greenwich, Rhode Island.2017-01-20
H5101Allows the imposition of up to a $500 fine on a motor vehicle lessor or secured party for failing to follow proper procedures in the event of a default by a lessee or purchaser.2017-01-20
H5135Validates and ratifies amendments to the Home Rule Charter of the town of Burrillville, which amendments were adopted and approved by the electors of the town of Burrillville on November 8, 2016.2017-01-20
S0014To Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Harvest Outreach Ministry, Inc.2017-01-20
S0059Allows the Honorable Frank S. Lombardi to join Jeffrey Ryan Beliveau and Alyssa Fioravanti in marriage on or about February 4, 2017, within the City of Providence, Rhode Island.2017-01-20
H5045Transportation services are to be provided to students residing two (2) or more miles from school.2017-01-20

Top Rhode Island Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Rep. Arthur Corvese [D]28Syndicate content
Rep. Raymond Hull [D]25Syndicate content
Rep. John Lombardi [D]23Syndicate content
Rep. Hagan McEntee [D]22Syndicate content
Rep. Robert Craven [D]20Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Erin Lynch Prata [D]46Syndicate content
Sen. Michael McCaffrey [D]28Syndicate content
Sen. Frank Lombardi [D]26Syndicate content
Sen. Leonidas Raptakis [D]19Syndicate content
Sen. Frank Lombardo [D]16Syndicate content

Top Rhode Island Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary58Syndicate content
Finance54Syndicate content
Health, Education and Welfare21Syndicate content
Corporations18Syndicate content
Municipal Government8Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary33Syndicate content
Finance20Syndicate content
Labor5Syndicate content
Special Legislation and Veterans Affairs4Syndicate content
Education4Syndicate content

Most Viewed Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
H5032Prohibits price-gouging of prescribed drugs or pharmaceuticals in times of market emergency or market shortages and makes violators guilty of a felony and subject to injunctive relief.Bill Text
H5012Provides for a dispute resolution process for emergency services and surprise bills for medical services performed by nonparticipating (out-of-network) health care providers.Bill Text
H5011Joint Resolution To Approve And Publish And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Of Amendment To The Constitution Of The State - Four Year Terms And Term Limits For Representatives And SenatorsBill Text
H5047Requires the police officer commission on standards and training to establish mandatory training standards for police officers and trainees in all incidents involving mental health literacy.Bill Text
H5024Increases the exemption for retirement income from state income tax from $15,000 to $20,000 commencing in 2018.Bill Text
H5078Changes the period of time required for occupancy for transient lodging accommodations from 30 days to 6 days.Bill Text
H5041Codifies into law Carcieri's "Illegal Immigration Control Order" which would require the DOA to order the dept to utilize the E-Verify progress to verify the employment eligibility of new hires & businesses doing business for the department.Bill Text
H5088Includes home schooled students in the program to provide the PSAT and SAT free of charge to all Rhode Island public school students.Bill Text
H5001House Resolution Congratulating President Donald Trump On His Inauguration As The 45th President Of The United States Of AmericaBill Text
H5019Provides a tax credit for community service hours provided by state residents to certain not for profit entities and municipal departments that are certified to issue credits for state community service volunteerism hours.Bill Text

Most Monitored Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
H5019Provides a tax credit for community service hours provided by state residents to certain not for profit entities and municipal departments that are certified to issue credits for state community service volunteerism hours.Bill Text
H5036Prohibits lobbyists from making any political contributions to any member of the general assembly from January 1 through July 1 in any year, unless the general assembly adjourns for the year prior to July 1.Bill Text
H5032Prohibits price-gouging of prescribed drugs or pharmaceuticals in times of market emergency or market shortages and makes violators guilty of a felony and subject to injunctive relief.Bill Text
H5012Provides for a dispute resolution process for emergency services and surprise bills for medical services performed by nonparticipating (out-of-network) health care providers.Bill Text
H5103Classifies as public information the names and addresses of anyone or entity who legally grows marijuana and who also sells or gives it away to others.Bill Text
H5100Defines and regulates, and in some cases, prohibit dismemberment abortions.Bill Text
H5109Prohibits insurance companies from varying the premium rates charged for a health coverage plan based on the gender of the individual policy holder, enrollee, subscriber, or member.Bill Text
H5046Requires mandatory training standards for police officers and trainees, in identifying, responding, and handling all incidents involving any person with a developmental disability.Bill Text
H5069Repeals the "Rhode Island Health Care Reform Act of 2004 – Health Insurance Oversight" as well as the "Rhode Island Health Benefit Exchange, and establishes the Rhode Island comprehensive health insurance program.Bill Text
H5020Appropriates nine hundred thousand dollars ($900,000) for elderly and disabled bus pass assistance.Bill Text

Rhode Island Sessions

YearSessionIntroducedCompletedLegislationSearchDataset
2017Regular Session27520BrowseSearchDownload
2016Regular Session24721013BrowseSearchDownload
2015Regular Session2399845BrowseSearchDownload
2014Regular Session25261139BrowseSearchDownload
2013Regular Session23891105BrowseSearchDownload
2012Regular Session1386585BrowseSearchDownload
2011Regular Session2420974BrowseSearchDownload
2010Regular Session2189703BrowseSearchDownload
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