Rhode Island Legislature | 2017 | Regular Session

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

BillSummaryAction
H5417Increases the fines for failing to file a foreclosure deed.2017-02-24
H5476Establishes a separate variance process for certain properties that sustain damages as a result of a state emergency or local disaster emergency.2017-02-24
H5322To Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Itw Food Equipment Group Llc2017-02-24
Placed on House Calendar (02/28/2017)
H5490Requires auto manufacturers to compensate dealers for vehicles subject to "stop-sale" or "do-not-drive" orders.2017-02-24
S0350Prohibits employers from deducting from their employees' wages for spoilage, breakage, cash shortages, losses, fines, or penalties for tardiness, misconduct or quitting by an employee without notice.2017-02-24
H5517More than one ounce of a mixture or substance containing a detectable amount of fentanyl as a controlled substance illegal to possess, manufacture, sell or deliver.2017-02-24
S0365Establishes a fee on companies that sell fossil fuels in RI and also establishes a receipt account to disburse the funds from.2017-02-24
H5402Adds alcohol and alcohol-related overdoses and possession or transportation of alcohol by an underage person, to the Good Samaritan Act.2017-02-24
H5231Relieves state employee unions of their obligation to represent non-member employees, in the grievance process, if they haven't been union members for 90 days before the grievance event.2017-02-24
S0297To Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Green Realty Associates, Llc.2017-02-24

Top Rhode Island Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Rep. William O'Brien [D]54Syndicate content
Rep. Kenneth Marshall [D]54Syndicate content
Rep. Robert Craven [D]54Syndicate content
Rep. Anastasia Williams [D]53Syndicate content
Rep. Aaron Regunberg [D]53Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Erin Lynch Prata [D]88Syndicate content
Sen. Frank Lombardi [D]71Syndicate content
Sen. Joshua Miller [D]70Syndicate content
Sen. Michael McCaffrey [D]61Syndicate content
Sen. Stephen Archambault [D]54Syndicate content

Top Rhode Island Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary173Syndicate content
Finance162Syndicate content
Health, Education and Welfare52Syndicate content
Corporations48Syndicate content
Municipal Government21Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Finance95Syndicate content
Judiciary91Syndicate content
Health and Human Services32Syndicate content
Labor23Syndicate content
Education23Syndicate 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
H5277Prohibits "conversion therapy" by licensed health care professionals with respect to children under eighteen (18) years of age.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
H5555Establishes a system for the regulation and taxation for adult use and cultivation of marijuana.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
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
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
H5175Relating To Making Appropriations For The Support Of The State For The Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2018Bill Text
H5078Changes the period of time required for occupancy for transient lodging accommodations from 30 days to 6 days.Bill Text

Most Monitored Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
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
H5343Prohibits the state from interfering with a woman's decision to prevent, commence, continue, or terminate a pregnancy prior to fetal viability.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
H5100Defines and regulates, and in some cases, prohibit dismemberment abortions.Bill Text
S0223Criminalizes the manufacture, import, possession, purchase, sale or transfer of any ammunition feeding device capable of accepting more than ten (10) rounds known as high capacity magazines.Bill Text
H5067Prohibits persons convicted of certain offenses involving domestic violence from owning or possessing firearms.Bill Text
S0073Creates the "Uniform Act on the Prevention and Remedies for Human Trafficking" which would establish penalties and remedies for human trafficking.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
S0179Authorizes random drug screening as a condition for continued public assistance, and provides a mechanism for re-testing those who fail the test.Bill Text

Rhode Island Sessions

YearSessionIntroducedCompletedLegislationSearchDataset
2017Regular Session94786BrowseSearchDownload
2016Regular Session24721013BrowseSearchDownload
2015Regular Session2399845BrowseSearchDownload
2014Regular Session25261139BrowseSearchDownload
2013Regular Session23891105BrowseSearchDownload
2012Regular Session1386585BrowseSearchDownload
2011Regular Session2420974BrowseSearchDownload
2010Regular Session2189703BrowseSearchDownload
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