Bills Pending Rhode Island House Corporations Committee

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
RIH6355IntroAllows users of telecommunications services to retain, within the same area code, existing phone numbers without impairment of quality, reliability, or convenience when switching from one telecommunications service provider to another.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-22
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5483IntroAmends electric distribution companies authority to charge interconnecting renewable energy customers for certain modifications and places timetables on interconnection work.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-22
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0937IntroStreamlines the procedure for the approval of mergers of nonprofit hospitals.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-21
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0153EngrossAuthorizes operators of developmental disability agencies acting as a group acting as a group, to self-insure health care costs for employees, retirees and other beneficiaries, and allows a qualified third-party administrator to administer said progr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-21
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6327IntroPermits a borrower and a licensee to agree to interest and fees charged by the licensee if disclosure is made pursuant to 12 CFR Part 1026.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-20
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6294IntroNot allow health insurers to make mastectomies subject to annual deductibles and mandates that procedures for mastectomies be covered under individual and group health policies.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-20
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5619EngrossDistinguishes real estate agents' duties regarding establishing property values from the duties of professional appraisers.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-15
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5223EngrossEntitles a condominium owner to obtain a copy of a damage appraisal within fourteen days.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-15
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0831IntroAdopts the Health Insurance Market Stabilization and Consumer Protection Act of 2017.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-15
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6297IntroMakes changes to the licensing procedures for health care facilities.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-13
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6295IntroHouse Resolution Respectfully Requesting The Rhode Island Department Of Administration To Study And Provide Recommendations For Maximizing Information Technology (it) Deployment Strategies In Order To Improve Government Efficiency
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-13
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6322IntroSpecifies that adversely affected members of formulary change removing/making preferred or tiered status change of covered prescription drug receive required statutory notice.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-13
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6298IntroAdds two (2) requirements that a hospital provide to a prospective patient, the requested cost estimate of their requested anticipated hospital services within two (2) business days of request and the cost of any facility fee.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-13
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6299IntroRequires the health insurance commissioner to make recommendations to the general assembly to ensure compliance with mental health parity provisions required by existing law.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-13
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6296IntroRequires the office of regulatory reform, in consultation with various state departments and plant-based and agriculture industry representatives, work to facilitate economic growth within plant-based industries and agriculture.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-13
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6284IntroExempts from review, in accordance with chapter 17.14 of title 23, any hospital which had a previously approved conversion and where the acquiree operates a hospital or hospital system determined to still be distressed.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-13
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6255IntroAmends the number of occasions upon which a Class A license holder under this chapter may dispense unlimited samples of wine products.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-06
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6201IntroAdds to the Rhode Island commerce corporation two (2) public members appointed by the governor, employed as senior managers in companies having the majority of their business in the defense industry and having facilities located in this state.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-06-06
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0490IntroProvides insurance for infertility regardless of marital status and also increases the maximum treatment age from 40 years to 42 years. Also redefines the term "infertility" to mean a woman who is unable to sustain a pregnancy during a period of 1 ye...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-31
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0146EngrossAdds two (2) requirements that a hospital provide to a prospective patient, the requested cost estimate of their requested anticipated hospital services within two (2) business days of request and the cost of any facility fee.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-31
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0578EngrossProhibits insurance companies from varying the premium rates charged for a health coverage plan based on the gender of the individual policy holder, enrollee, subscriber, or member.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-31
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0740EngrossMakes changes to the licensing procedures for health care facilities.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-31
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5292IntroSpecifies certain exemptions to the state deceptive trade practices act applicable to those subject to regulation by enumerated federal commissions authority and state financial regulatory bodies.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-23
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6193IntroProhibits individuals from completing alcohol-server training requirements from online or Internet sources.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-16
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6184IntroPrecludes electric distribution companies from including their gas transmission contracts or cost of facilities in the rate base for electricity customers.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-16
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6190IntroRequires pub. utilities/electric distribution cos. to provide prompt/adequate service to ratepayers for new service/upgrades with penalty up to $10,000 with electric distribution cos. to provide written estimates/itemized bill for work in excess of $...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-16
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6188IntroPermits, rather than requires, electricity and gas revenues to be decoupled from sales and require submission of a full rate filing every three (3) years by electric and gas distribution companies.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-16
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6171IntroExpands the competitive retail purchase of electricity by authorizing the creation of a purchase of receivables program which requires electric distribution companies to make timely payments to the suppliers of their electricity.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-16
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6182IntroCharacterizes incentive payments to utilities as billed distribution revenue for rate setting services.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-16
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0299EngrossRemoves the exception to qualification for a broker's license previously granted those with a baccalaureate in real estate.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-11
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0364EngrossProhibits individuals from completing alcohol-server training requirements from online or Internet sources.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-04
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0095IntroThe office of regulatory reform shall consult with various state agencies and plant-based representatives to facilitate economic growth.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-03
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0430EngrossAllows the town of New Shoreham to establish its own regulatory framework regarding transportation network company services.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-03
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6140IntroProvides that a licensed individual sewage disposal system installer may, without further licensing, connect an existing sewer lateral pipe to a municipal or public sewer system.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-02
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6139IntroRequires many consumer contracts to be translated from English to Spanish or Japanese under some circumstances.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-02
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6122IntroEstablishes the Rhode Island cooperative water authority. The authority would have the power to acquire, lease, manage, sell, and otherwise deal with land and water supply systems and authorized to issue bonds and notes in furtherance of its mission.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-02
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6156IntroAdopts the Health Insurance Market Stabilization and Consumer Protection Act of 2017.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-02
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6103IntroCreates the Block Island utility district to provide utility products and services to the town of New Shoreham.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-05-02
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0330IntroRequires the health insurance commissioner to make recommendations to the general assembly to ensure compliance with mental health parity provisions required by existing law.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0329IntroProvides that patients with mental health and/or substance-use disorders are presumptively eligible for emergency admission practices, including any appropriate inpatient services.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-28
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6086IntroPrevents any state or municipal agency's telecommunications or Internet contractor from collecting and disseminating the personal information of customers.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-26
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6087IntroProtects individuals from Internet disclosure of personally identifiable information by commercial websites/online service operators and creates right of action for violations.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-26
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5626IntroRequires insurance plans to include coverage for effective communication access services between patients who are deaf and their healthcare professionals in order to ensure that their health needs and treatments are understood.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-26
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5938IntroIncreases the insurance coverage for hearing aids from $1,500 to $2,000, per ear, every three years. In addition the amount of insurance coverage would no longer be based on the age of the recipient.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-26
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5651IntroAmends provisions relative to municipalities purchase or lease of lighting equipment from electric distribution companies.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-25
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6079IntroRequire towers and towing storage facilities have accessible personnel and phone numbers to assist vehicle owners with the vehicle retrieval, and also requires that a towing storage facility be free of all obstacles and debris.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-25
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6110IntroEstablishes a new application and certification process for notarial officers.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-25
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6001IntroCreates a statutory vehicle for the creation and functioning of workers' cooperatives which are corporations that are owned and democratically governed by their members.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-25
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5984IntroProvides that municipal insurance corporations be subject to laws regulating insurance companies and be regulated by the Rhode Island department of business regulation.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-25
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6124IntroRequires insurance reimbursement for chiropractic diagnosis and treatment of conditions associated with the use of pain medications.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2017-04-25
To House Corporations Committee
Syndicate content
feedback