RI H5289 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Passed on June 28 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-28 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Ensures appropriate disability language is used in all job descriptions and statutes.

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Appropriate Disability Language


Roll Calls

2019-06-26 - Senate - Passage in concurrence (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-06-13 - House - Passage (Y: 69 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-06-28HouseSigned by Governor
2019-06-26HouseTransmitted to Governor
2019-06-26SenateSenate passed in concurrence
2019-06-25SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/26/2019)
2019-06-19SenateCommittee recommends passage in concurrence
2019-06-14SenateScheduled for consideration (06/19/2019)
2019-06-13SenateReferred to Senate Labor
2019-06-13HouseHouse read and passed
2019-06-07HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/13/2019)
2019-06-05HouseCommittee recommends passage
2019-05-31HouseScheduled for consideration (06/05/2019)
2019-03-06HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-03-01HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/06/2019)
2019-02-15HouseCommittee transferred to House H.E.W.
2019-02-06HouseIntroduced, referred to House Judiciary

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments