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S0989IntroJoint Resolution Authorizing The State To Enter Into Financing Lease And Payment Agreements In Connection With The Construction Of A Ballpark In The City Of Pawtucket
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2017-10-13
[Hearing: Oct 19]
Scheduled for hearing (10/19/2017)
S0990IntroPermits redevelopment agencies to finance the construction of projects for residential, recreational, commercial, industrial, institutional, public, or other purposes contemplated by a redevelopment plan.
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2017-10-13
[Hearing: Oct 19]
Scheduled for hearing (10/19/2017)
H5842PassAmends several sections relative to the eligibility and award process for projects that receive financial assistance from PACE (Property Assessment Clean Energy) programs and the Rhode Island infrastructure bank.
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2017-10-13
Signed by Governor
S0202PassRequires DEM to issue regulations requiring any dock or pier longer than twenty feet (20') and located on a freshwater lake or pond to be equipped with reflective material such that it can be seen by watercraft operators.
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2017-10-11
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S0273PassPlaces time requirements on the implementation of projects authorized by the state traffic commission excluding geometric improvements, roundabouts and new signals.
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2017-10-11
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H6073PassPermits the town of Scituate to provide a tax credit to disabled veterans in lieu of a tax exemption.
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2017-10-11
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S0692PassIncreases the amount of time, from fourteen (14) days to twenty-eight (28) days, for a summons to issue solely based on evidence obtained by use of an automated traffic-violation-detection system.
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2017-10-11
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H6304PassRequires DEM to issue regulations requiring any dock or pier longer than twenty feet (20') and located on a freshwater lake or pond to be equipped with reflective material such that it can be seen by watercraft operators.
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2017-10-11
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H5532PassRemoves the exception to qualification for a broker's license previously granted those with a baccalaureate in real estate.
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2017-10-11
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S0944PassAuthorizes the city of Pawtucket to exempt from taxation the real and personal property of the Neil J. Houston, Jr. Residential Re-entry Center.
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2017-10-11
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S1018PassTo Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Johnston Little League
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2017-10-11
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H6279PassAmends from ten (10) years to twelve (12) years the period which the city of Central Falls may authorize a stabilization of taxes on qualifying property located in the city of Central Falls.
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2017-10-11
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H6326PassIncreases the upper gross weight limit for vehicles eligible for a combination plate from eleven thousand four hundred pounds (11,400 lbs.) to eleven thousand eight hundred pounds (11,800 lbs.).
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2017-10-11
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H5204PassMakes a number of technical amendments to the general laws, prepared at the recommendation of the Law revision Office. Article I of the act includes the statutory construction bill. Article II of the act contains reenactments of selected general laws...
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2017-10-11
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H6292PassPlaces time requirements on the implementation of projects authorized by the state traffic commission excluding geometric improvements, roundabouts and new signals.
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2017-10-11
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H6357PassImposes on breeders requirements already in place on other pet custodial agencies.
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2017-10-11
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S0968PassJoint Resolution Making An Appropriation To Pay Certain Claims
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2017-10-11
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S1026PassAllows the Town of Cumberland’s board of licenses to approve the liquor license application for a business located at 88 Broad Street on tax assessor’s map plat 2 lot 32, plat 2 lot 51 and plat 2 lot 52.
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2017-10-11
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S1027PassAmends the law prohibiting texting while operating a motor vehicle to clarify that drivers are permitted to make phone calls or use GPS navigation tools and applications.
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2017-10-11
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S0945PassAuthorizes the city council of Pawtucket to exempt from taxation, to the extent it may from time to time determine, the real and personal property of The Samaritans, Inc., located at 67 Park Place in Pawtucket, a RI §501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation.
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2017-10-11
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H6185PassEnables the town of Bristol to provide tax relief to volunteer firefighters based upon certain qualifying criteria.
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2017-10-11
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H6374PassAllows the Town of Cumberland’s board of licenses to approve the liquor license application for a business located at 88 Broad Street on tax assessor’s map plat 2 lot 32, plat 2 lot 51 and plat 2 lot 52.
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2017-10-11
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H6076PassPlaces the current Cranston police chief in a defined contribution retirement plan.
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2017-10-11
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H6259PassAuthorizes the city council of Pawtucket to exempt from taxation, to the extent it may from time to time determine, the real and personal property of The Samaritans, Inc., located at 67 Park Place in Pawtucket, a RI §501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation.
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2017-10-11
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H5152PassProvides for an exception to the prohibition on texting while driving for any person activating, viewing or deactivating a global positioning device or navigation application.
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2017-10-11
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H6376PassTo Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Johnston Little League
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2017-10-11
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S0971PassAmends from ten (10) years to twelve (12) years the period which the city of Central Falls may authorize a stabilization of taxes on qualifying property located in the city of Central Falls.
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2017-10-11
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S0890PassEnables the town of Bristol to provide tax relief to volunteer firefighters based upon certain qualifying criteria.
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2017-10-11
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H5039PassEmpowers certain municipal housing courts to order a building into receivership pursuant to the provisions of chapter 44 of title 34, "abandoned property."
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2017-10-11
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S0200PassPermits school committees to fulfill the student transportation obligations by using "pupil transportation vehicles" as defined in section 31-22.1-1.
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2017-10-11
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H5691PassIncreases the amount of time, from fourteen (14) days to twenty-eight (28) days, for a summons to issue solely based on evidence obtained by use of an automated traffic-violation-detection system.
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2017-10-11
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S1022PassIncreases the upper gross weight limit for vehicles eligible for a combination plate from eleven thousand four hundred pounds (11,400 lbs.) to eleven thousand eight hundred pounds (11,800 lbs.).
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2017-10-11
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S0392PassEmpowers certain municipal housing courts to order a building into receivership pursuant to the provisions of chapter 44 of title 34, "abandoned property."
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2017-10-11
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S0734PassPermits the town of Scituate to provide a tax credit to disabled veterans in lieu of a tax exemption.
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2017-10-11
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S0927PassAuthorizes the Warren town council, by ordinance, to administratively issue and renew all licenses the council is authorized to issue pursuant to state law, except those licenses that require a public hearing.
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2017-10-11
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S0759PassRequires auto manufacturers to compensate dealers for vehicles subject to "stop-sale" or "do-not-drive" orders.
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2017-10-11
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S0299PassRemoves the exception to qualification for a broker's license previously granted those with a baccalaureate in real estate.
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2017-10-11
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S1016PassPlaces the current Cranston police chief in a defined contribution retirement plan.
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2017-10-11
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H6090PassAuthorizes the city of Pawtucket to exempt from taxation the real and personal property of the Neil J. Houston, Jr. Community Resources for Justice Center.
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2017-10-11
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H6331PassJoint Resolution Making An Appropriation To Pay Certain Claims
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2017-10-11
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S0349PassImposes on breeders requirements already in place on other pet custodial agencies.
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2017-10-11
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H5921PassGives the city of Woonsocket the power to license and regulate peddlers selling or offering flowers.
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2017-10-06
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S0390PassDefines animal hoarding and would add animal hoarding to the list of conduct considered cruelty to animals and proscribed by law.
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2017-10-06
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S1001PassGives the city of Woonsocket the power to license and regulate peddlers selling or offering flowers.
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2017-10-06
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H5684VetoExempts individuals validly licensed in their country and holding a validly issued study or work Visa from the State's licensing requirements.
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2017-10-06
Vetoed by Governor
S0348VetoExempts individuals validly licensed in their country and holding a validly issued study or work Visa from the State's licensing requirements.
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2017-10-06
Vetoed by Governor
H5882PassAdds hoarding of animals to the list of cruelty to animal offenses, and requires a mental health evaluation for a person convicted of animal cruelty involving hoarding.
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2017-10-06
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H5709PassProvides additional guidance concerning the proposed disposition of remaining campaign funds of a deceased candidate or officeholder, former candidate or former officeholder.
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2017-10-06
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S0806PassProvides additional guidance concerning the proposed disposition of remaining campaign funds of a deceased candidate or officeholder, former candidate or former officeholder.
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2017-10-06
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S0714PassFurther delineates the ability of the town of Burrillville to tax electrical power generation facilities, regulated or otherwise and for private consumption on resale.
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2017-10-06
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