RI H6090 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Passed on June 24 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-06-24 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Provides that adaptive reuse for the conversion of commercial property into residential or mixed-use developments shall be a permitted use and allowable by specific and objective provisions of a zoning ordinance, subject to certain restrictions.

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Zoning Ordinances


Roll Calls

2023-06-15 - Senate - Passage (Y: 29 N: 7 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-25 - House - Passage (Y: 70 N: 2 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-06-24HouseSigned by Governor
2023-06-19HouseTransmitted to Governor
2023-06-15SenateSenate passed Sub A in concurrence
2023-06-15SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/15/2023)
2023-06-14SenateCommittee recommends passage of Sub A in concurrence
2023-06-12SenateScheduled for consideration (06/14/2023)
2023-06-06SenateReferred to Senate Housing and Municipal Government
2023-04-25HouseHouse passed Sub A
2023-04-21HousePlaced on House Calendar (04/25/2023)
2023-04-19HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2023-04-17HouseProposed Substitute
2023-04-17HouseScheduled for consideration (04/19/2023)
2023-03-16HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2023-03-10HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/16/2023)
2023-03-03HouseIntroduced, referred to House Municipal Government & Housing

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Bill Comments