RI H7329 | 2016 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Passed on June 14 2016 - 100% progression
Action: 2016-06-14 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Provides that the governor's appointments to the RIPTA authority shall include a regular user of fixed-route RIPTA transportation and also a disabled person.

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Rhode Island Public Transit Authority


Roll Calls

2016-06-08 - Senate - Passage in concurrence (Y: 36 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-05-18 - House - Passage (Y: 69 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2016-06-14HouseSigned by Governor
2016-06-08HouseTransmitted to Governor
2016-06-08SenateSenate passed in concurrence
2016-06-02SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/08/2016)
2016-06-01SenateCommittee recommends passage in concurrence
2016-05-27SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/01/2016)
2016-05-19SenateReferred to Senate Housing and Municipal Government
2016-05-18HouseHouse read and passed
2016-05-13HousePlaced on House Calendar (05/18/2016)
2016-04-27HouseCommittee recommends passage
2016-04-25HouseScheduled for consideration (04/27/2016)
2016-03-30HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2016-03-24HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/30/2016)
2016-01-27HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.


Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments