Rhode Island Legislature | 2017 | Regular Session

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

BillSummaryAction
H5991Requires that motor vehicles lawfully seized by police officers for investigation or for lack of registration not be released to their owners until the towing charges are paid and valid registration certificates are produced.2017-03-23
H5990Amends the definition of "domestic abuse" to include acts by a person who knowingly/willfully encourages/aids/coerces any minor child to engage in commercial sex acts and allows a parent or legal custodian to seek a protective order on behalf of a mi...2017-03-23
S0257Exempts from taxation the Artic Playhouse located at 1249 Main Street in West Warwick.2017-03-23
Senate read and passed
H5984Provides that municipal insurance corporations be subject to laws regulating insurance companies and be regulated by the Rhode Island department of business regulation.2017-03-23
H5612To Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Scituate-foster Little League2017-03-23
House read and passed
H5993Requires investment commission to include separate section in annual report providing information and supporting documents relating to alternative investment consultant(s), hiring, performance, and confidentiality agreements.2017-03-23
H5995Allows infrastructure of a political subdivision to qualify for tax increment financing agreements.2017-03-23
H5983Authorizes the town of Charlestown to regulate earth removal extraction, and blasting operations within the town.2017-03-23
H5988Provides that fees for costs charged for search, retrieval or copies of public records shall be waived for a member of the general assembly who certifies that they are acting in their official capacity.2017-03-23
H5509Allows the Honorable Julia L. Aurigemma to join Kathryn Abbott DeNapoli and James Michael Mathews in marriage on or about May 20, 2017, within the City of Newport, Rhode Island.2017-03-23
Transmitted to Governor

Top Rhode Island Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Rep. Robert Craven [D]94Syndicate content
Rep. William O'Brien [D]89Syndicate content
Rep. Joseph Shekarchi [D]88Syndicate content
Rep. Kenneth Marshall [D]87Syndicate content
Rep. Anastasia Williams [D]87Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Erin Lynch Prata [D]184Syndicate content
Sen. Frank Lombardi [D]138Syndicate content
Sen. Michael McCaffrey [D]125Syndicate content
Sen. Stephen Archambault [D]114Syndicate content
Sen. Joshua Miller [D]104Syndicate content

Top Rhode Island Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Finance277Syndicate content
Judiciary247Syndicate content
Corporations104Syndicate content
Health, Education and Welfare95Syndicate content
Municipal Government48Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary159Syndicate content
Finance142Syndicate content
Health and Human Services62Syndicate content
Labor34Syndicate content
Education34Syndicate 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
H5155Criminalizes the manufacture, import, possession, purchase, sale or transfer of any ammunition feeding device capable of accepting more than ten (10) rounds.Bill Text
H5690Provides that a person driving an automobile who is exercising due care and injures another person who is participating in a protest or demonstration and is blocking traffic in a public right-of-way shall be immune from civil liability for such injur...Bill Text
S0420Establishes a system for the regulation and taxation for adult use and cultivation of marijuana.Bill Text
H5175Relating To Making Appropriations For The Support Of The State For The Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2018Bill Text
H5100Defines and regulates, and in some cases, prohibit dismemberment abortions.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
H5155Criminalizes the manufacture, import, possession, purchase, sale or transfer of any ammunition feeding device capable of accepting more than ten (10) rounds.Bill Text
H5067Prohibits persons convicted of certain offenses involving domestic violence from owning or possessing firearms.Bill Text
S0267Prohibits "conversion therapy" by licensed health care professionals with respect to children under 18 years of age.Bill Text
S0290Requires all employers to provide their employees with a minimum level of paid sick and safe leave including time to care for the employee's family members.Bill Text
H5399House Resolution Recognizing The Fetus As A Human Life Upon The Existence Of A HeartbeatBill Text

Rhode Island Sessions

YearSessionIntroducedCompletedLegislationSearchDataset
2017Regular Session1626189BrowseSearchDownload
2016Regular Session24721013BrowseSearchDownload
2015Regular Session2399845BrowseSearchDownload
2014Regular Session25261139BrowseSearchDownload
2013Regular Session23891105BrowseSearchDownload
2012Regular Session1386585BrowseSearchDownload
2011Regular Session2420974BrowseSearchDownload
2010Regular Session2189703BrowseSearchDownload
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