RI H8193 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Passed on August 13 2016 - 100% progression
Action: 2016-08-13 - Effective without Governor's signature
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Expands the penalties which public works contractors can be assessed for failing to properly pay persons for the services they provide to them.

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Contractors' Bonds


Roll Calls

2016-06-18 - Senate - Passage (Y: 28 N: 0 NV: 10 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-06-17 - House - Passage (Y: 73 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2016-08-13HouseEffective without Governor's signature
2016-08-05HouseTransmitted to Governor
2016-06-18SenateSenate passed Sub A in concurrence
2016-06-18SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/18/2016)
2016-06-17HouseHouse passed Sub A
2016-06-17HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/17/2016)
2016-06-17HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2016-06-17HouseScheduled for consideration (06/17/2016)
2016-06-16HouseHouse voted to recommit to House Labor
2016-06-16HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/16/2016)
2016-06-16HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2016-06-16HouseScheduled for reconsideration (06/16/2016)
2016-06-15HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2016-06-12HouseScheduled for consideration (06/15/2016)
2016-05-26HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2016-05-20HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (05/26/2016)
2016-05-11HouseIntroduced, referred to House Labor


Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments