RI H5887 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on June 21 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-06-21 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Adds active magistrates and retired and active justices of the worker's compensation court to those public officers and employees authorized to administer oaths within the State of Rhode Island.

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Power Of Officers To Administer Oaths


Roll Calls

2023-04-18 - House - Passage (Y: 67 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2023-06-21HouseSigned by Governor
2023-06-15HouseTransmitted to Governor
2023-06-15SenateSenate passed in concurrence
2023-06-15SenatePlaced on the Senate Consent Calendar (06/15/2023)
2023-06-08SenateCommittee recommends passage in concurrence
2023-06-06SenateScheduled for consideration (06/08/2023)
2023-05-15SenateReferred to Senate Judiciary
2023-04-18HouseHouse read and passed
2023-04-14HousePlaced on House Calendar (04/18/2023)
2023-04-04HouseCommittee recommends passage
2023-03-31HouseScheduled for consideration (04/04/2023)
2023-03-06HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2023-03-01HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/06/2023)
2023-03-01HouseIntroduced, referred to House Judiciary

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments