RI H5559 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Engrossed on June 12 2023 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-06-12 - Referred to Senate Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Prohibits the sale or offer for sale in this state of any cosmetic that was developed or manufactured using cosmetic testing on animals, if the testing was conducted or contracted by the manufacturer or any supplier on or after July 1, 2024.

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Cruelty To Animals


Roll Calls

2023-06-12 - House - Passage (Y: 70 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-06-12SenateReferred to Senate Judiciary
2023-06-12HouseHouse passed Sub A
2023-06-09HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/12/2023)
2023-06-08HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2023-06-06HouseProposed Substitute
2023-06-06HouseScheduled for consideration (06/08/2023)
2023-04-04HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2023-03-31HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/04/2023)
2023-02-15HouseIntroduced, referred to House Health & Human Services

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments