RI H5253 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Passed on July 15 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-07-15 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requires that instruction in health and physical education include information provided to students that mixing opioids and alcohol can cause accidental death.

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Curriculum [see Title 16 Chapter 97 -- The Rhode Island Board Of Education Act]


Roll Calls

2019-03-21 - House - Passage (Y: 70 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-07-15HouseSigned by Governor
2019-07-11HouseTransmitted to Governor
2019-06-28SenateSenate passed in concurrence
2019-06-28SenatePlaced on the Senate Consent Calendar (06/28/2019)
2019-06-12SenateCommittee recommends passage in concurrence
2019-06-07SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/12/2019)
2019-04-04SenateReferred to Senate Education
2019-03-21HouseHouse read and passed
2019-03-15HousePlaced on House Calendar (03/21/2019)
2019-03-13HouseCommittee recommends passage
2019-03-08HouseScheduled for consideration (03/13/2019)
2019-02-27HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-02-15HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/27/2019)
2019-01-31HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments