RI H5050 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-1)
Status: Introduced on January 6 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-03-08 - Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Pending: House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requires every new school bus to be equipped with seat belts effective January 1, 2019.

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Safety Belts In School Buses



2017-03-08HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2017-03-03HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/08/2017)
2017-01-06HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.


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