RI H5042 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Passed on October 5 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-10-05 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]


Requires planning board members to receive training on issues related to development in flood plains and the effects of sea level rise.

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Local Planning Board Or Commission


Roll Calls

2017-09-19 - Senate - Passage (Y: 32 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-05-16 - House - Passage of amendment (Y: 60 N: 9 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-05-16 - House - Passage as amended (Y: 60 N: 10 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-10-05HouseSigned by Governor
2017-10-03HouseTransmitted to Governor
2017-09-19SenateSenate passed as amended in concurrence
2017-09-14SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (09/19/2017)
2017-06-28SenateCommittee recommends passage as amended in concurrence
2017-06-26SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/28/2017)
2017-06-22SenateCommittee heard
2017-06-16SenateScheduled for hearing (06/22/2017)
2017-06-08SenateReferred to Senate Judiciary
2017-05-16HouseHouse passed as amended (floor amendment)
2017-05-05HousePlaced on House Calendar (05/16/2017)
2017-04-12HouseCommittee recommends passage
2017-04-07HouseScheduled for consideration (04/12/2017)
2017-04-05HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2017-04-03HouseScheduled for consideration (04/05/2017)
2017-01-19HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2017-01-13HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (01/19/2017)
2017-01-06HouseIntroduced, referred to House Municipal Government


Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments