RI H5891 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on June 25 2021 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-06-25 - House passed Sub A
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Amends the "open meetings act" to allow virtual meetings and participation by electronic communication until July 1, 2023.

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Open Meetings


Roll Calls

2021-06-25 - House - Passage (Y: 62 N: 3 NV: 10 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-06-25HouseHouse passed Sub A
2021-06-23HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/25/2021)
2021-06-22HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2021-06-19HouseProposed Substitute
2021-06-19HouseScheduled for consideration (06/22/2021)
2021-06-14HouseCommittee recommended Substitute A be held for further study
2021-06-11HouseProposed Substitute
2021-06-11HouseScheduled for hearing (06/14/2021)
2021-03-10HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2021-03-05HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/10/2021)
2021-02-24HouseIntroduced, referred to House State Government & Elections

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