RI H5082 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on June 15 2021 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-06-25 - Referred to Senate Education
Pending: Senate Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Expressly allows college athletes, while they are students, to personally profit from the use of their name, image, and likeness, and prohibits the NCAA from preventing these practices.

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Compensation For Students Participating In Intercollegiate Athletics


Roll Calls

2021-06-15 - House - Passage (Y: 69 N: 1 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-06-25SenateReferred to Senate Education
2021-06-15HouseHouse read and passed
2021-06-11HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/15/2021)
2021-06-09HouseCommittee recommends passage
2021-06-04HouseScheduled for consideration (06/09/2021)
2021-02-10HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2021-02-05HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/10/2021)
2021-02-02HouseCommittee transferred to House Education
2021-01-22HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments