RI S0483 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Passed on June 28 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-28 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requires the child advocate to review case records of fatalities or near fatalities when there is abuse or neglect present and the family had prior department contacts.

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Child Advocate Office


Roll Calls

2019-06-20 - House - Passage in concurrence (Y: 69 N: 3 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-06-05 - Senate - Passage (Y: 35 N: 1 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-06-28SenateSigned by Governor
2019-06-26SenateTransmitted to Governor
2019-06-20HouseHouse passed in concurrence
2019-06-18HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/20/2019)
2019-06-18HouseCommittee recommends passage in concurrence
2019-06-14HouseScheduled for consideration (06/18/2019)
2019-06-11HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-06-07HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/11/2019)
2019-06-06HouseReferred to House Judiciary
2019-06-05SenateSenate read and passed
2019-05-29SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/05/2019)
2019-05-28SenateCommittee recommends passage
2019-05-23SenateScheduled for consideration (05/28/2019)
2019-03-12SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-03-08SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/12/2019)
2019-02-27SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Judiciary

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Bill Comments