RI S0778 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on April 4 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-06-28 - House voted to recommit to House Judiciary
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Amends the towing storage act and clarifies issues related to the towing and storage of vehicles. Non-certified towers must have “Not for hire” lettered on their vehicle and provides increased fine and penalties for violators.

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Miscellaneous Rules--motor Vehicle Offenses


Roll Calls

2019-06-26 - Senate - Passage (Y: 36 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-06-28HouseHouse voted to recommit to House Judiciary
2019-06-27HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/28/2019)
2019-06-26SenateSenate passed Sub A
2019-06-25SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/26/2019)
2019-06-20SenateCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2019-06-19SenateProposed Substitute
2019-06-18SenateScheduled for consideration (06/20/2019)
2019-06-11SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-05-31SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/11/2019)
2019-04-04SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Judiciary

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