RI H5028 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-2)
Status: Passed on July 8 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-07-08 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]


Requires the implementation of the civic literacy act for all students between the 8th and 12th grades.

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The Civic Literacy Act


Roll Calls

2021-06-29 - Senate - Passage As Amended (Y: 36 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-06-29 - Senate - Approval Of Amendment (Y: 32 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-15 - House - Passage (Y: 72 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-07-08SenateSigned by Governor
2021-07-06SenateTransmitted to Governor
2021-07-01HouseHouse passed Sub A as amended in concurrence
2021-06-29HousePlaced on House Calendar (07/01/2021)
2021-06-29SenateSenate passed Sub A as amended (floor amendment)
2021-06-28SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/29/2021)
2021-06-28SenateCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2021-06-27SenateProposed Substitute
2021-06-25SenateScheduled for consideration (06/28/2021)
2021-06-25SenateMeeting postponed (06/30/2021)
2021-06-25SenateScheduled for consideration
2021-05-07SenateReferred to Senate Education
2021-04-15HouseHouse read and passed
2021-04-09HousePlaced on House Calendar (04/15/2021)
2021-04-07HouseCommittee recommends passage
2021-04-02HouseScheduled for consideration (04/07/2021)
2021-02-03HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2021-01-29HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/03/2021)
2021-01-29HouseCommittee transferred to House Education
2021-01-15HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments