RI S2133 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Passed on July 2 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-07-02 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Protects homeless persons in possession of a service animal, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, from being denied access to any homeless shelter in violation of the ADA or the state or federal Fair Housing Practices Acts.

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Homeless Bill Of Rights


Roll Calls

2018-06-22 - House - Passage in concurrence (Y: 68 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-05-22 - Senate - Passage (Y: 32 N: 2 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-07-02SenateSigned by Governor
2018-07-02SenateTransmitted to Governor
2018-06-22HouseHouse passed in concurrence
2018-06-21HousePlaced on the House Consent Calendar (06/22/2018)
2018-06-20HouseCommittee recommends passage in concurrence
2018-06-19HouseScheduled for consideration (06/20/2018)
2018-05-23HouseReferred to House H.E.W.
2018-05-22SenateSenate read and passed
2018-05-16SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (05/22/2018)
2018-05-02SenateCommittee recommends passage
2018-04-27SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (05/02/2018)
2018-01-23SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Housing and Municipal Government


Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments