Rhode Island Legislature | 2020 | Regular Session

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

BillSummaryAction
S2923Authorizes City of Providence to issue $140,000,000 in general obligation bonds to finance, improvements to school buildings and facilities.2020-08-03
S2658Requires individual health insurers, large group health insurers and small employer health insurers to provide coverage for ten (10) categories of essential health benefits listed in the act.2020-08-03
H8122- Minority Business Enterprise2020-07-30
H8123Deletes Portuguese (a person of Portuguese, Brazilian, or other Portuguese culture or origin, regardless of race), from those eligible to be considered as minorities for purposes of awarding public works projects.2020-07-30
H8124House Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study Ensuring Racial Equity And Optimizing Health And Safety Laws Affecting Marginalized Individuals (creates A 13 Member Commission To Study The Health And Safety Impact Of Optimizing He...2020-07-30
H8121House Resolution Urging The Cumberland School Department To Resolve The Current Busing Dispute2020-07-30
Withdrawn at sponsor's request
H8118Authorizes City of Providence to issue $140,000,000 in general obligation bonds to finance, improvements to school buildings and facilities.2020-07-29
Committee recommends passage
H8120Increase funding of the budget reserve account, also known as the "Rainy Day Fund," and would limit state spending.2020-07-29
H8119Joint Resolution To Approve And Publish And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Of Amendment To The Constitution Of The State (limitations On State Spending) (this Joint Resolution Proposes To Submit To The Electors A Proposition To Amend The Consti...2020-07-29
H7959Joint Resolution To Approve And Publish And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Authorizing The Issuance Of Bonds For The Roger Williams Park Zoo2020-07-29

Top Rhode Island Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Rep. Joseph Shekarchi [D]201Syndicate content
Rep. Anastasia Williams [D]127Syndicate content
Rep. Camille Vella-Wilkinson [D]124Syndicate content
Rep. Robert Craven [D]110Syndicate content
Rep. David Bennett [D]108Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Erin Lynch Prata [D]256Syndicate content
Sen. Dawn Euer [D]157Syndicate content
Sen. Maryellen Goodwin [D]147Syndicate content
Sen. Frank Lombardi [D]141Syndicate content
Sen. Michael McCaffrey [D]137Syndicate content

Top Rhode Island Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary256Syndicate content
Finance190Syndicate content
Health, Education and Welfare176Syndicate content
Corporations100Syndicate content
Municipal Government44Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary252Syndicate content
Finance105Syndicate content
Education83Syndicate content
Health and Human Services77Syndicate content
Labor43Syndicate content

Most Viewed Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
H7398Excludes chronic intractable pain from the definition of acute pain management. Prescribes new guidelines for treatment based upon 2016 CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain.Bill Text
H7989Establishes 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
H7171Relating To Making Appropriations In Support Of Fy 2021Bill Text
S2004Prohibits the manufacturing, importation, sale, shipment, delivery, possession, or transfer of any firearm that is undetectable by metal detectors commonly used at airports and public buildings including 3D printed firearms as defined herein.Bill Text
H7102Prohibits the manufacturing, importation, sale, shipment, delivery, possession, or transfer of any firearm that is undetectable by metal detectors commonly used at airports and public buildings including 3D printed firearms as defined herein.Bill Text
H7103Provides that applications to purchase firearms be sent by the seller to the police department the city or town where the purchaser lives.Bill Text
H7289Regulates the distribution of food products containing the drug kratom, a drug of concern for its stimulant and sedative effects, to consumers by the department of health.Bill Text
S2430Creates "Consumer Privacy Protection Act."Bill Text
H7568Raises appraisal threshold amount for unfair practices re: auto insurance from $2500 $5000, requires insurance company to complete appraisal within four days, redefines fair market value to include compilations commonly used by the insurance industry...Bill Text
H7760Raises appraisal threshold amount for unfair practices re: auto insurance from $2500 $5000, requires insurance company to complete appraisal within four days, redefines fair market value to include compilations commonly used by the insurance industry...Bill Text

Most Monitored Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
H7171Relating To Making Appropriations In Support Of Fy 2021Bill Text
S2430Creates "Consumer Privacy Protection Act."Bill Text
H7013Establishes certain limitations on regulations promulgated by the department of health and the department of business regulation in regard to medical marijuana.Bill Text
S2108Establishes a fee on companies that sell fossil fuels in Rhode Island for consumption or distribution within the state and establishes an "economic and climate resilience fund" to disburse the collected funds.Bill Text
S2134Prohibits discrimination in housing against those persons who have a lawful source of income.Bill Text
H7778Creates "Rhode Island Transparency and Privacy Act" which mandates websites that collect or store personal info to disclose practice.Bill Text
H7102Prohibits the manufacturing, importation, sale, shipment, delivery, possession, or transfer of any firearm that is undetectable by metal detectors commonly used at airports and public buildings including 3D printed firearms as defined herein.Bill Text
S2147Increases the minimum wage gradually up to fifteen dollars ($15.00) per hour by the year 2024.Bill Text
H7096House Resolution Respectfully Requesting The Governor To Designate A State-wide Broadband Coordinator And Establish A Rhode Island Broadband Advisory CouncilBill Text
H7306Creates the "Plastic Waste Reduction Act" designed to reduce the use of plastic bags by retail establishments by offering recyclable bag options and providing penalties for violations.Bill Text

Rhode Island Sessions

YearSessionIntroducedCompletedLegislationSearchDataset
2020Regular Session2047426BrowseSearchDownload
2019Regular Session2308862BrowseSearchDownload
2018Regular Session2382858BrowseSearchDownload
2017Regular Session24181002BrowseSearchDownload
2016Regular Session24721013BrowseSearchDownload
2015Regular Session2399845BrowseSearchDownload
2014Regular Session25261139BrowseSearchDownload
2013Regular Session23891105BrowseSearchDownload
2012Regular Session1386585BrowseSearchDownload
2011Regular Session2420974BrowseSearchDownload
2010Regular Session2189703BrowseSearchDownload
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