RI H7045 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Passed on July 2 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-07-02 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Prohibits mistreatment of animals by failing to provide adequate water, shelter or veterinary care.

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Care Of Dogs


Roll Calls

2018-06-23 - House - Passage in concurrence (Y: 50 N: 1 NV: 24 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-06-23 - Senate - Passage (Y: 26 N: 0 NV: 11 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-04-04 - House - Passage (Y: 57 N: 10 NV: 8 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-04-04 - House - Passage (Y: 52 N: 14 NV: 9 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-04-04 - House - Passage (Y: 53 N: 13 NV: 9 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-04-04 - House - Passage (Y: 55 N: 12 NV: 8 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-04-04 - House - Passage (Y: 66 N: 0 NV: 9 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-07-02SenateSigned by Governor
2018-06-27SenateTransmitted to Governor
2018-06-23HouseHouse passed Sub B in concurrence
2018-06-23HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/23/2018)
2018-06-23SenateSenate passed Sub B
2018-06-22SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/23/2018)
2018-06-20SenateCommittee recommends passage of Sub B
2018-06-18SenateScheduled for consideration (06/20/2018)
2018-05-03SenateReferred to Senate Environment and Agriculture
2018-04-04HouseHouse passed Sub A
2018-03-30HousePlaced on House Calendar (04/04/2018)
2018-03-27HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2018-03-23HouseScheduled for consideration (03/27/2018)
2018-02-28HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2018-02-19HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/28/2018)
2018-01-03HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.


Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments