RI H5730 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on May 9 2023 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-06-09 - Referred to Senate Housing and Municipal Government
Pending: Senate Housing and Municipal Government Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Requires the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) to conduct a study on the feasibility of installing as many benches and canopies above said benches as possible in front of RIPTA bus stops with its report due on March 1, 2024.

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Rhode Island Public Transit Authority


Roll Calls

2023-05-09 - House - Passage (Y: 57 N: 8 NV: 9 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-05-02 - House - House Committee on Corporations: Passage of Sub A (Y: 11 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2023-06-09SenateReferred to Senate Housing and Municipal Government
2023-05-09HouseHouse passed Sub A
2023-05-05HousePlaced on House Calendar (05/09/2023)
2023-05-02HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2023-04-28HouseScheduled for consideration (05/02/2023)
2023-04-05HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2023-03-31HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/05/2023)
2023-02-21HouseIntroduced, referred to House Corporations

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments