Bills Pending Rhode Island House Judiciary Committee

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RIS2446IntroAllows any voter who has designated their political party affiliation to change that affiliation on or before the 30th day preceding any primary.
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2018-06-23
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7451IntroProvides that cell phone tracking notice and warrant requirements do not apply to location information obtained by court order intercepting wire/oral communications or pen registers/trap and trace devices.
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2018-06-23
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8349IntroAllows voters to change their party affiliation on or before the thirtieth day preceding a primary, and require the filing of financial statements thirty (30) days after organization of a campaign committee.
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2018-06-23
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RIS2533EngrossExpands certain rights of persons with developmental disabilities.
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2018-06-23
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RIS2617IntroRenames the state airport in Warwick to "Rhode Island International Airport."
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2018-06-23
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RIH7737IntroPermits adults with valid foreign driver's licenses to drive in Rhode Island in compliance with Geneva Convention.
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2018-06-23
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8006IntroProvides that an LEP interpreter shall not be compelled to testify in any civil or criminal action wherein communication is privileged pursuant to statutory or common law.
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2018-06-23
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RIH8208IntroRequires state departments, agencies to promulgate rules and regulations prior to the first day of the next legislative session after passage with general assembly oversight committees to keep public record of same.
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2018-06-22
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RIS2463EngrossPenalizes a motorist for two (2) separate violations if they are driving an unregistered motor vehicle and without insurance or proof of insurance.
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2018-06-22
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RIS2973EngrossJoint Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Be Known As The "rhode Island Complete Count Committee" (creates A 31 Member Committee To Develop, Recommend, And Assist In The Administration Of A Census Outreach Strategy, And Who Would ...
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2018-06-22
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RIS2298EngrossMakes the owner of any vehicle not inspected as required by §§31-38-3 or 31-38-4 responsible for any fines or penalties imposed as a result of non-inspection and prohibits any law enforcement officer from citing the operator of said vehicle.
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2018-06-22
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RIS2429IntroExpands jurisdiction of the family court related to custody or guardianship of immigrant children to include immigrant persons between (18) years and (21) years of age for purposes of abuse and neglect determinations in accordance with federal law.
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2018-06-20
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RIS2516IntroProhibits nonprofit hospitals from real and personal property tax exemptions if nonprofit converts to a for-profit and then back to a nonprofit.
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2018-06-20
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RIS2030IntroRepeals requirement that law enforcement officers issue only warnings of the risks to persons leaving child under 7 years unattended in motor vehicle.
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2018-06-20
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RIS2760IntroAllows a judge to impose blood or urine testing and the use of an ignition interlock system upon persons seeking a conditional hardship license.
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2018-06-20
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RIS2612IntroRequires all candidates for United States President and Vice President file copies of their last five (5) years of federal income tax returns with the state board of elections no later than fifty (50) days prior to the general election.
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2018-06-20
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RIH7535IntroProvides that an open and obvious danger or defect is not a complete bar to recovery of damages in personal injury or property damage actions.
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2018-06-20
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RIS2862EngrossProvides that an open and obvious danger or defect is not a complete bar to recovery of damages in personal injury or property damage actions.
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2018-06-20
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RIH8303IntroProvides immunity to persons donating food to food banks.
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2018-06-12
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RIH8304IntroAllows the Scituate town council to propose a town charter to the voters at the next general election, subject to ratification by the general assembly.
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2018-06-08
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RIH7384IntroRequires that all persons serving on boards and commissions appointed by the governor have a connection to the state through residence or licensure.
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2018-06-06
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RIH8291IntroHouse Resolution Requesting An Independent Investigation Of Failures Within The State Of Rhode Island's Executive Office Of Health And Human Services (eohhs)
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2018-06-06
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RIH8252IntroEnables all persons with at least two (2) years law enforcement or military work experience to work as a school security employee regardless of the nature, source or amount of their other income.
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2018-06-06
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RIH8251IntroRequires police officers receive mental health training in compliance with commission certified standards for persons suffering from mental illness/substance use disorder/intellectual/developmental disabilities.
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2018-06-06
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RIH8272IntroClarifies the application of elections law to financial town or district meetings.
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2018-06-01
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RIS2604IntroDelineates the definitions of felony, misdemeanor and petty misdemeanor.
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2018-06-01
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RIS2291EngrossProvides that cell phone tracking notice and warrant requirements do not apply to location information obtained by court order intercepting wire/oral communications or pen registers/trap and trace devices.
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2018-05-31
To House Judiciary Committee
RIS2420IntroJoint Resolution Creating A Special Task Force To Investigate And Make Recommendations For Any Changes To The Law, Court Rules Or To Policies And Procedures Currently In Place To Enhance The Timely And Complete Disclosure Of Discoverable Material In ...
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2018-05-31
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RIH8190IntroChanges the period of time a voter may have to change their party affiliation from the 90th day preceding any primary election for which the voter is eligible to the 29th day preceding any primary election for which the voter is eligible.
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2018-05-29
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RIH8189IntroEstablishes the "Short-Term Rentals Act" which sets forth requirements for short-term listing services and short-term rental providers when renting to a person for less than thirty (30) days.
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2018-05-29
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RIH8191IntroAdds Rhode Island certified state constables to the definition of peace officer.
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2018-05-29
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RIS2589EngrossProvides immunity to persons donating food to food banks.
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2018-05-25
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RIS2022IntroProvides that a child in foster care on eighteenth birthday due to filing of petition may elect to continue with DCYF and under supervision of the court until age twenty-one (21) provided certain circumstances are met.
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2018-05-25
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RIS2433EngrossAllows a person to make satisfactory arrangements for the payment of motor vehicle fines or costs, and would permit a person to request an ability to pay hearing before a license is suspended for failure to pay such fines or costs.
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2018-05-25
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RIS2632IntroLimits the number of registered sex offenders in any facility that operates as a homeless shelter whether on state or private property. Those limits may be exceeded if the facility complies with the provisions of § 11-37.1-21(c).
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2018-05-25
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RIS2710EngrossProvides that a vehicle unlawfully parked in a properly marked "handicapped parking" space would be towed at the owners expense.
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2018-05-23
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RIH7595IntroEstablishes compliance/certification procedure for criminal pre-trial discovery/creates a 9 member task force to investigate/make recommendations, pre-trial discovery with report due 1/1/20 and dissolution on 1/1/22.
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2018-05-19
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8209IntroHouse Resolution Thanking And Congratulating The Honorable Donald J. Trump For His Role In Securing The Release Of Three American Detainees From North Korea
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2018-05-17
To House Judiciary Committee
RIS2098IntroExempts volunteer fire companies under the supervision, control, or jurisdiction of another public body from certain posting requirements of the open meetings act.
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2018-05-16
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RIS2025IntroExpands drug awareness programs to high schools, directs funding from certain civil fines and mandates establishment of criteria for funding.
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2018-05-16
To House Judiciary Committee
RIS2301EngrossProhibits discrimination in housing against those persons who have a lawful source of income.
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2018-05-16
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RIH7891IntroAllows DMV to issue driving privilege licenses/permits to applicants unable to establish lawful presence in US which are not valid for ID purposes effective July 1, 2018.
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2018-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7640IntroStandardizes procedures for asset forfeitures for all crimes simplifying procedures and addresses counterproductive incentives.
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2018-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7531IntroAdds individuals receiving public assistance to the list of persons liable and qualified for jury service and mandates the director of human services to provide the jury commissioner with a list of those people on public assistance on a yearly basis.
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2018-05-14
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RIH8129IntroProvides specific language for signs posted at establishments notifying people of contact information to national human trafficking resource center and deletes provision enabling department of labor and training to impose fines for failure to post si...
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2018-05-09
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7938IntroMandates arming campus police at public higher educational institutions.
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2018-05-02
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RIH7983IntroAuthorizes the chief judge of the family court to establish a program that requires that any divorcing or separating parties with children participate in counseling and educational programs to assist the children’s transition through the proceeding...
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2018-05-02
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RIH8111IntroAllows eligible persons with multiple misdemeanor convictions and/or multiple felony convictions as to certain crimes to file a motion for expungement of all records and records of convictions.
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2018-05-02
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RIH8131IntroHouse Resolution Urging Law Enforcement Officials To Recognize White Nationalist And Neo-nazi Groups As Terrorist Organizations
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2018-04-27
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RIH8097IntroRemoves the exception to the $100,000 limitation of damages when the state is engaged in a proprietary function in the commission of a tort and would exempt the state and any city or town or fire district from interest awards in civil actions.
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2018-04-25
To House Judiciary Committee
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