Bills Pending Rhode Island House Finance Committee

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RIS2665IntroEstablishes a small business development fund to encourage formation of private capital investment by federally-licensed investment companies.
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2018-06-22
To House Finance Committee
RIS2045IntroAuthorizes the implementation and operation of sports wagering at the Twin River and Tiverton gaming facilities.
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2018-06-20
To House Finance Committee
RIS2506IntroEstablishes and requires funding for a world language and dual language immersion program.
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2018-06-20
To House Finance Committee
RIS2015EngrossRequires the participation and input of the EOHHS, DHS, DCYF and BHDDH in medical assistance and public assistance caseload estimating conferences and the generation of monthly data to the members of the caseload estimating conference.
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2018-06-20
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RIH8257IntroProvides increased school housing aid for communities who utilize resident architectural firms for the architectural services included in a new school or school renovation project.
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2018-06-20
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RIS2855IntroTemporarily expands incentives to enhance the school housing aid ratio to encourage new school and renovation projects.
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2018-06-20
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RIH7557IntroRepeals provisions of the general laws allowing deferred deposit providers, also known as "payday lenders."
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2018-06-19
To House Finance Committee
RIH7291IntroPermits 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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2018-06-19
To House Finance Committee
RIH8182IntroLimits the maximum charge imposed by the Rhode Island airport corporation to three dollars ($3.00) per trip for transportation network company services.
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2018-06-19
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RIH8324IntroRequires a monthly tax collection accounting and compliance with federal, state and local laws by hosting platforms for transient rentals.
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2018-06-15
To House Finance Committee
RIH8325IntroExempts from sales and use taxes the sale of cremation urns for humans and pets.
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2018-06-15
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RIS2785IntroAuthorizes state to seek waiver of ACA to allow qualified small business owners/sole properties to purchase small group health insurance on cost/impact assessment by OHIC provide coverage for essential health benefit categories/services.
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2018-06-15
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RIH8320IntroEstablishes 9 sports betting parlor licenses for on-site/on-line wagering with DBR granted licensing/regulatory power relating to license issuance to applicants/emplolyees/third-party vendors/collection of fees/taxes with local licensing. eff. 11/6/1...
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2018-06-14
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RIH8314IntroAdds urns and shrouds, prayer cards and other items customarily sold or provided by a funeral director to those funeral items which are already exempt from sales and use taxes.
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2018-06-13
To House Finance Committee
RIH8607IntroAuthorizing The Town Of Cumberland To Issue Not To Exceed $83,000,000 General Obligation Bonds, Notes And Other Evidences Of Indebtedness To Finance The Construction, Renovation, Improvement, Alteration, Repair, Furnishing And Equipping Of Schools An...
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2018-06-08
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RIH8294IntroEstablishes a nineteen (19) member permanent joint oversight commission to study and evaluate property tax related issues.
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2018-06-06
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RIH8295IntroRedefines the term "covered services" as used to describe applicable subscriber agreements between a health care entity and a dentist, to exclude waiting period provisions.
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2018-06-06
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RIH8244IntroIncreases the base pension benefit for surviving spouses of beneficiaries from sixty-seven and one half (67.5%) percent to one hundred percent (100%), retroactive to July 1, 2014.
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2018-06-06
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RIH8207IntroCreates the Medicaid eligible non-emergency medical transportation act.
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2018-06-06
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RIH8242IntroEstablishes a formula to create a transitional alternative payment method incentive to be used in calculating reimbursement rates that must be paid by health insurance carriers to eligible Rhode Island hospitals.
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2018-06-06
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RIH7246IntroEstablishes a personal income tax debt resolution process within the division of taxation upon submission of an offer in compromise effective July 1, 2018.
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2018-06-06
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RIH8243IntroProvides gradual pension benefits increase over 5-year period starting 9/1/18 from 75% to 77.5% of base amount using cost-of-living adjustments over lifetime.
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2018-06-06
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RIH8245IntroCreates the "Hospital Closure Transition Act which would facilitate the acquisition of a closed hospital's assets by an existing hospital by exempting the acquisition from the hospital conversions and health care facilities licensing acts.
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2018-06-06
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RIH8123IntroAllows municipal water supply system and any regional water quality management district commission to enter into an agreement called a "transaction" effectively merging the entities and becoming a public utility.
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2018-06-06
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RIH8258IntroLimit to 7 yrs the period within which bus. corp tax/personal income tax may be assessed for taxpayers failing to file returns on date return was due to be filed/10 yrs within which collection actions can begin from date balance assessed with 4 excep...
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2018-06-06
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RIH7213IntroAdds tutoring to the list of occupations which may be performed at a state college or university by a retired public officer or employee without forfeiture or impairment of retirement benefits, subject to an annual limitation of $18,000.
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2018-06-05
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RIH8199IntroIncludes the towns of Lincoln and North Providence in Region I and the city of Cranston and the town of Johnston in Region II for grades nine (9) through twelve (12) for school bus districts.
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2018-06-05
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RIH7856IntroProvides a stipend up to $450 to retirees in years when there are no cost of living adjustments.
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2018-06-05
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RIH7620IntroClarifies the accumulated depreciation reduction by taking into account physical deterioration and obsolescence.
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2018-06-05
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RIH7212IntroExempts from state taxation certain pension benefits that originate from, and were taxed in another state.
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2018-06-05
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RIH8109IntroEstablishes the "refundable investment tax credit act" to provide for a refundable investment tax credit for certain investments in the construction of facilities, acquisition of tangible property, and the training of employees in the state.
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2018-06-05
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RIH7348IntroEstablishes a pilot program to promote the creation of roof solar installations on school property in order to reduce the use of fossil fuels and to generate electricity in school buildings.
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2018-06-05
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RIH7822IntroExempts from the sales or use tax that portion of a motor vehicle lease payment collected for tangible personal property tax, municipal property tax, excise tax or any other similar tax
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2018-06-05
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RIH8065IntroEstablishes the RI airport and aviation fund to be managed by the Rhode Island airport corporation and funded by an aviation jet fuel excise tax in the amount of 7% of the gross sales of aviation jet fuel sold and used in the propulsion of aircraft.
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2018-06-05
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RIS2909EngrossSubmits 2018 capital development program requesting the issuance of $375,500,000 in general obligation bonds to the voters for approval at the November 6, 2018, general election.
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2018-06-01
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RIH8110IntroExtends the entitlement for a special plate to all recipients of the top medals which may be awarded to members of the United States Armed Forces.
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2018-05-29
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RIH7801IntroJoint Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study The Possibility Of Transitioning The State Of Rhode Island To The Establishment Of A Biennial Budget (creates A 13 Member Commission To Study Of The Possibility Of Transitioning The ...
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2018-05-29
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RIH7919IntroEstablishes the safe school program which provides a revenue source for various safety provisions designed to make schools safer.
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2018-05-29
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RIH8152IntroJoint Resolution Making An Appropriation Of $100,000 To Year Up Providence (this Resolution Would Authorize The Appropriation Of The Sum Of One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($100,000) To Year Up Providence.)
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2018-05-29
To House Finance Committee
RIH8124IntroRepeals the automatic phase out of the nursing facility reimbursement price based methodology.
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2018-05-29
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RIH8194IntroIncreases Central Falls retiree pension benefits.
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2018-05-29
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RIH8007IntroPermits persons over the age of 65 to deduct from adjusted gross income the cost of maintaining a personal residence, up to $7,500.
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2018-05-29
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RIH7954IntroRestores the forty-seven percent (47%) distribution percentage with respect to hotel tax proceeds generated in the various regional districts and repeals the separate formula used for hosting platforms.
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2018-05-29
To House Finance Committee
RIH7516IntroExempts from taxation the donation of alcoholic beverages to nonprofit organizations that are exempt from federal taxation under § 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
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2018-05-29
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RIH7484IntroProvides gradual pension benefits increase over 5-year period starting 9/1/18 from 75% to 87.5% of base amount using cost-of-living adjustments over lifetime.
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2018-05-29
To House Finance Committee
RIH8169IntroAuthorizes Newport and Middletown to collect an additional one percent (1%) meal and beverage tax to fund schools, school safety, and capital improvements.
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2018-05-29
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RIS2603IntroEstablishes special requirements for fiscal impact statements relative to the department of corrections.
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2018-05-25
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RIH8099IntroFreezes the amount of education aid for local school agencies that are scheduled to receive less aid under the funding formula for a period of three (3) years.
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2018-05-24
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RIH7310IntroRequires the state to comply with Federal laws and regulations in the procurement of architectural and engineering services.
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2018-05-24
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RIH7910IntroExempts from the real estate conveyance tax the transfer of interests in any housing development, financed in whole or in part by federal low-income housing tax credits.
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2018-05-24
To House Finance Committee
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