RI S0585 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Engrossed on May 2 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-06-15 - Scheduled for consideration (06/18/2019)
Pending: House Finance Committee
Hearing: Jun 18 House Finance Consideration
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requires road and bridge contractors for the department of transportation to furnish a bond equal to at least 50% of the contract price on contracts in excess of one hundred and fifty thousand dollars ($150,000).

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Contractors' Bonds


Roll Calls

2019-05-02 - Senate - Passage (Y: 36 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-06-15HouseScheduled for consideration (06/18/2019)
2019-05-31HouseCommittee transferred to House Finance
2019-05-03HouseReferred to House Corporations
2019-05-02SenateSenate read and passed
2019-04-30SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (05/02/2019)
2019-04-25SenateCommittee recommends passage
2019-04-19SenateScheduled for consideration (04/25/2019)
2019-04-04SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-03-29SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/04/2019)
2019-03-14SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Housing and Municipal Government

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