RI S2796 | 2014 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Introduced on March 25 2014 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2014-06-05 - Referred to House Finance
Pending: House Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Establishes preference in the awarding of state contracts for person or business whose highest paid executive receives compensation/salary equal to or less than (32) times that amount paid to its lowest paid full-time employee.

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Senate - Passage (Y: 25 N: 12 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2014-06-05HouseReferred to House Finance
2014-06-05SenateSenate passed Sub A
2014-06-04SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/05/2014)
2014-06-03SenateCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2014-05-30SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/03/2014)
2014-05-13SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2014-05-09SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (05/13/2014)
2014-03-25SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Finance


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