RI S2006 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Passed on July 5 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-07-05 - Effective without Governor's signature
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Provides that nomination papers for certain candidates for citywide nonpartisan office in the city of Woonsocket would require at least one hundred (100) signatures.

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Relating To Elections-nomination Of Party And Independent Candidates-city Of Woonsocket


Roll Calls

2018-06-20 - House - Passage in concurrence (Y: 72 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-06-05 - Senate - Passage (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-07-05SenateEffective without Governor's signature
2018-06-27SenateTransmitted to Governor
2018-06-20HouseHouse passed Sub A in concurrence
2018-06-19HousePlaced on the House Consent Calendar (06/20/2018)
2018-06-19HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A in concurrence
2018-06-16HouseScheduled for consideration (06/19/2018)
2018-06-06HouseReferred to House Judiciary
2018-06-05SenateSenate passed Sub A
2018-05-30SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/05/2018)
2018-05-29SenateCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2018-05-25SenateScheduled for consideration (05/29/2018)
2018-05-03SenateCommittee recommended Substitute A be held for further study
2018-05-03SenateCommittee recommended indefinite postponement
2018-04-27SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (05/03/2018)
2018-01-11SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Judiciary


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Bill Comments