RI S2923 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on July 16 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-08-03 - Meeting postponed (08/04/2020)
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizes City of Providence to issue $140,000,000 in general obligation bonds to finance, improvements to school buildings and facilities.

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Authorizing The City Of Providence To Issue Not To Exceed $140,000,000 General Obligation Bonds, Notes And Other Evidences Of Indebtedness To Finance The Construction, Renovation, Improvement, Alteration, Repair, Landscaping, Furnishing And Equipping Of Schools And School Facilities Throughout The City, Subject To Approval Of State Housing Aid At A Reimbursement Rate Or State Share Ratio Of Not Less Than 75% At The Time Of Issuance And Provided That The Authorization Shall Be Reduced By The Amount Of Certain Grants Received From State Bond Proceeds, From The Rhode Island Department Of Education Or From The Rhode Island School Building Authority



2020-08-03SenateMeeting postponed (08/04/2020)
2020-07-31SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration
2020-07-16SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Finance

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