RI H7674 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on July 26 2016 - 100% progression
Action: 2016-07-26 - Effective without Governor's signature
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Provides personal property used as a residence qualifies for a homestead exemption. Further, a homestead exemption is subordinate to mortgage signed by all of the property's owners.

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Procedure Generally - Levy And Sale On Execution


Roll Calls

2016-06-18 - Senate - Passage in concurrence (Y: 33 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-04-12 - House - Passage (Y: 74 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2016-07-26HouseEffective without Governor's signature
2016-07-18HouseTransmitted to Governor
2016-06-18SenateSenate passed in concurrence
2016-06-18SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/18/2016)
2016-06-18SenateCommittee recommends passage in concurrence
2016-06-13SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/15/2016)
2016-05-10SenateReferred to Senate Judiciary
2016-04-12HouseHouse read and passed
2016-04-08HousePlaced on House Calendar (04/12/2016)
2016-03-29HouseCommittee recommends passage
2016-03-25HouseScheduled for consideration (03/29/2016)
2016-03-16HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2016-03-11HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/16/2016)
2016-02-24HouseIntroduced, referred to House Judiciary


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