Bills Pending Rhode Island House Health, Education and Welfare Committee

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RIH6359IntroAddresses the potential for sudden cardiac arrest among student athletes by raising awareness of the symptoms ad requiring medical evaluations.
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2017-06-23
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6357IntroImposes on breeders requirements already in place on other pet custodial agencies.
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2017-06-22
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0928EngrossRequires that the sheltering and nourishment of dogs conform to the industry standards established by the Tufts Animal Care and Conditions Scale regarding outside sheltering, proper nourishment, sanitary conditions, and physical condition.
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2017-06-22
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5453EngrossRequires the department of elementary and secondary education to use separate collection categories and tabulations for specified Asian ethnic groups in every demographic report on ancestry or ethnic origins of residents.
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2017-06-22
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0021IntroAddresses the potential for sudden cardiac arrest among student athletes by raising awareness of the symptoms ad requiring medical evaluations.
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2017-06-22
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0349EngrossImposes on breeders requirements already in place on other pet custodial agencies.
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2017-06-22
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6329IntroProvides that the department of education would develop a funding formula for school districts sending students to career and technical programs outside the district.
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2017-06-21
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0327IntroEstablishes procedures for the licensing of naturopathic physicians, and defines the practice of naturopathic medicine.
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2017-06-21
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6344IntroRequires driver education programs to teach applicants prohibitions/obligations relating to traffic stops and procedure for filing complaint for any violations.
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2017-06-21
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0439EngrossCreates the "All Students Count Act" and requires the dept. of elementary and secondary education to use separate collection categories/tabulations for specified Asian ethnic groups in every demographic report on ancestry or ethnic origins of residen...
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2017-06-15
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6313IntroDefines and declares the purpose of child opportunity zones and would provide for annual reporting from the commissioner of elementary and secondary education to the general assembly on each zone.
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2017-06-14
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6307IntroRequires health care professionals upon issuance of initial opioid prescription to discuss with patient/parent/guardian risk of developing dependence/addiction/potential of overdose/death/adverse risks of concurrent use of alcohol/other psychoactive ...
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2017-06-14
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6324IntroAlters the membership, reporting protocol, and meeting requirements of the civic education commission.
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2017-06-14
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6325IntroProvides that a charter public school that operates or will operate elementary school grades, middle school grades or high school grades shall be considered a network charter school notwithstanding the facility or the administration of the school.
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2017-06-14
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6308IntroRequires an automated external defibrillator (AED) and qualified person to administer an AED at all public places capable of holding three hundred (300) people or more.
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2017-06-14
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6311IntroEstablishes a process by which a virtual education plan may be established and used by school districts during inclement weather which would count as a school day, provided that the plan is approved by the council on elementary and secondary educatio...
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2017-06-14
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6310IntroDirects the department of health to obtain an annual estimate of the number of children born to Rhode Island families who face significant risk factors known to impair child development.
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2017-06-14
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6309IntroAllows for a nurse to delegate tasks to nursing assistants and authorizes the department of health to promulgate regulations that delineate delegable tasks.
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2017-06-14
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6314IntroAllows a pound or animal shelter to put an animal up for adoption or otherwise humanely dispose of that animal after seven days if it has a tag or after five days if it has no tag.
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2017-06-14
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6312IntroCreates a reporting requirement for the commissioners of education and the council on elementary and secondary education concerning teacher training and the effect of new regulations.
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2017-06-14
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RIH6306IntroRequires medical treatment facilities to provide discharge plans for patients with nonsubstance abuse related mental health disorders.
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2017-06-14
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0437IntroProvides that the department of education would develop a funding formula for school districts sending students to career and technical programs outside the district.
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2017-06-09
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0200IntroPermits 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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2017-06-08
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6237IntroHouse Resolution Respectfully Requesting The Rhode Island Department Of Education (ride) To Study The Impact, Outcome, And Needs Of Youths With One Or Both Parents Incarcerated
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2017-06-07
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0885EngrossCreates a reporting requirement for the commissioners of education and the council on elementary and secondary education concerning teacher training and the effect of new regulations.
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2017-06-02
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0883EngrossEstablishes the college crusade of Rhode Island, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization registered with the Rhode Island secretary of state, as the entity that will administer and operate all program services and manage scholarship resources.
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2017-06-02
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0104EngrossDefines and declares the purpose of child opportunity zones and would provide for annual reporting from the commissioner of elementary and secondary education to the general assembly on each zone.
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2017-06-02
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0884EngrossProvides that a charter public school that operates or will operate elementary school grades, middle school grades or high school grades shall be considered a network charter school notwithstanding the facility or the administration of the school.
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2017-06-01
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0101EngrossEstablishes a process by which a virtual education plan may be established and used by school districts during inclement weather which would count as a school day, provided that the plan is approved by the council on elementary and secondary educatio...
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2017-06-01
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0493IntroRequires health care professionals upon issuance of initial opioid prescription to discuss with patient/parent/guardian risk of developing dependence/addiction/potential of overdose/death/adverse risks of concurrent use of alcohol/other psychoactive ...
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2017-05-31
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0499IntroAllows for a nurse to delegate tasks to nursing assistants and authorizes the department of health to promulgate regulations that delineate delegable tasks.
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2017-05-31
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5473IntroAllows legal guardians to notify the medical examiner that the performance of an autopsy was against a family's religious beliefs. Friends, without legal status, would no longer be able to provide this information.
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2017-05-24
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5882IntroAdds 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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2017-05-24
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5667IntroRequires movie theaters to provide open captioning for persons who are deaf or hard-of-hearing.
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2017-05-24
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5663IntroRequires the department of elementary and secondary education, pursuant to rules promulgated by the commissioner of elementary and secondary education, to develop curricular material on financial literacy.
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2017-05-22
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0777EngrossRequires an automated external defibrillator (AED) and qualified person to administer an AED at all public places capable of holding three hundred (300) people or more.
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2017-05-19
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6212IntroAuthorizes council to grant variances to any provisions of title 16 other than those in §16-60-4.2 and to any department of education and school district regulation not affecting the health/safety/civil rights of public school pupils.
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2017-05-17
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0633IntroAlters the membership, reporting protocol, and meeting requirements of the civic education commission.
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2017-05-12
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0106EngrossRequires the department of education to consider incorporating media literacy education in the basic education program.
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2017-05-12
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0563EngrossAllows a pound or animal shelter to put an animal up for adoption or otherwise humanely dispose of that animal after seven days if it has a tag or after five days if it has no tag.
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2017-05-04
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6145IntroAuthorizes school committees to appoint one designee to the board of directors of the governing body of certain charter public schools which students from the district attend.
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2017-05-03
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0332IntroRequires medical treatment facilities to provide discharge plans for patients with nonsubstance abuse related mental health disorders.
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2017-04-28
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0324IntroDirects the department of health to obtain an annual estimate of the number of children born to Rhode Island families who face significant risk factors known to impair child development.
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2017-04-28
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5665IntroRequires the commissioner of elementary and secondary education to adopt a course of study on the nation's founding and related documents, including the Declaration of Independence, the United States Constitution, and the Federalist Papers.
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2017-04-26
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6003IntroJoint Resolution To Approve And Publish And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Of Amendment To The Constitution -- Right To An Adequate Education (proposed Constitutional Amendment Providing That The Right To An Adequate Education Is A Fundamental ...
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2017-04-26
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5905IntroRequires manufacturers to fully disclose to the DOH all ingredients contained in their cosmetic products manufactured, distributed or sold in the state, and further subjects a manufacturer to financial penalties for a violation of this requirement.
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2017-04-26
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6089IntroRequires any mayoral academy which is part of a network that seeks to be established or expanded to provide evidence that its attrition rates, special education rates and suspension rates are within acceptable averages.
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2017-04-26
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5353IntroEstablishes limits on the maximum number of patients that may be assigned to a unit’s registered nurses in particular health care situations.
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2017-04-12
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6017IntroProvides students attending public or private schools enrolled in grades K-12 with a student's bill of rights prohibiting discrimination based on race, sex, gender, economic status or mental, physical, developmental or sensory disabilities.
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2017-04-12
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6036IntroHouse Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study The Labeling And Sales Of Homeopathic Medications (creates A 9 Member Commission To Study And Provide Recommendations On The Labeling And Sales Of Homeopathic Medication, And Reports...
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2017-04-12
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
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