RI H5006 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)
Status: Passed on May 18 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-18 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Provides for abortion coverage in the Medicaid program and repeal the abortion coverage exclusion for state employee insurance plans.

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Health Care For Children And Pregnant Women -- Equality In Abortion Coverage


Roll Calls

2023-05-18 - Senate - Passage (Y: 24 N: 12 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-27 - House - Passage (Y: 49 N: 24 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2023-05-18HouseSigned by Governor
2023-05-18HouseTransmitted to Governor
2023-05-18SenateSenate passed in concurrence
2023-05-16SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (05/18/2023)
2023-04-27HouseHouse read and passed
2023-04-21HousePlaced on House Calendar (04/27/2023)
2023-04-20HouseCommittee recommends passage
2023-04-14HouseScheduled for consideration (04/20/2023)
2023-03-06HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2023-03-01HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/06/2023)
2023-01-06HouseIntroduced, referred to House Judiciary

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments