RI S0046 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Vetoed on July 16 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-07-16 - Vetoed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Allows a school district to conduct instruction through virtual education up to five (5) days when schools have been closed due to inclement weather, emergency or any nonscheduled school closings.

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School Committees And Superintendents


Roll Calls

2019-06-28 - House - Passage in concurrence (Y: 67 N: 0 NV: 8 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-06-18 - Senate - Passage (Y: 37 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-07-16SenateVetoed by Governor
2019-07-11SenateTransmitted to Governor
2019-06-28HouseHouse passed in concurrence
2019-06-26HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/28/2019)
2019-06-26HouseCommittee recommends passage in concurrence
2019-06-24HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/26/2019)
2019-06-19HouseReferred to House H.E.W.
2019-06-18SenateSenate read and passed
2019-06-13SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/18/2019)
2019-06-12SenateCommittee recommends passage
2019-06-07SenateScheduled for consideration (06/12/2019)
2019-04-03SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-03-29SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/03/2019)
2019-01-16SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Education

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