RI S0171 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Passed on June 28 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-28 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Ensures appropriate disability language is used in all job descriptions and statutes.

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Appropriate Disability Language


Roll Calls

2019-06-26 - Senate - Passage (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-06-24 - House - Passage (Y: 73 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-10 - Senate - Passage (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-06-28HouseSigned by Governor
2019-06-26HouseTransmitted to Governor
2019-06-26SenateSenate passed Sub A in concurrence
2019-06-25SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/26/2019)
2019-06-24HouseHouse passed Sub A
2019-06-20HousePlaced on the House Consent Calendar (06/24/2019)
2019-06-19HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2019-06-14HouseProposed Substitute
2019-06-14HouseScheduled for consideration (06/19/2019)
2019-06-12HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-06-07HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/12/2019)
2019-05-31HouseCommittee transferred to House H.E.W.
2019-04-11HouseReferred to House Labor
2019-04-10SenateSenate read and passed
2019-04-04SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (04/10/2019)
2019-04-03SenateCommittee recommends passage
2019-03-29SenateScheduled for consideration (04/03/2019)
2019-02-27SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-02-22SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/27/2019)
2019-01-24SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Labor

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments