Bills Pending Rhode Island Senate Judiciary Committee

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RIS0079IntroAllows Lucille Mary King to join Sara Elizabeth Rodgers and Benjamin Patrick King in marriage on or about June 15, 2019, within the Town of Bristol, Rhode Island.
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2019-01-18
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RIS0087IntroAllows Dina Spaziano to join Lauren Ann Garrity and Richard James Duquette in marriage on or about October 26, 2019, within the City of Warwick, Rhode Island.
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2019-01-18
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RIS0088IntroAllows Dina Spaziano to join Elizabeth Rose Colagiovanni and Michael Augustine D'Amore in marriage on or about July 26, 2019, within the City of Newport, Rhode Island.
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2019-01-18
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RIS0075IntroAllows Daniel R. Baker to join Christy Caroline Baker and Amber Lynn Stewart in marriage on or about August 25, 2019, within the City of Newport, Rhode Island.
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2019-01-18
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RIS0085IntroProvides protections to residents of this state furloughed by the federal government relating to civil proceedings, credit card transactions, payments relating to mortgages, leases and installment contracts.
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2019-01-18
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RIS0078IntroAllows 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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2019-01-16
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RIS0072IntroProvides that a vehicle unlawfully parked in a properly marked "handicapped parking" space would be towed at the owner's expense.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0074IntroEnacts a ten (10) year statute of limitations on any assessment of tax due and payable or commencement of any collection action for any tax due and payable by the tax administrator for certain taxes.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0071IntroProhibits residential landlords from terminating period tenancies from December 1 to February 1 and would require sixty (60) days written notice to the elderly or disabled.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0081IntroProhibits any contractual clause in a contract for home repairs which would limit the homeowner's ability to initiate legal proceedings against the contractor for breach of contract.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0084IntroProhibits the manufacturing, importation, sale, shipment, delivery, possession, or transfer of any firearm that is undetectable by metal detectors commonly used at airports and public buildings including 3D printed firearms as defined herein.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0080IntroAllows local tax assessment to be based on last revaluation or current FMV, whichever is greater.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0077IntroExpands drug awareness programs to high schools, directs funding from certain civil fines and mandates establishment of criteria for funding.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0083IntroProhibits the use of a dog or cat as security for its purchase where the seller or lender can repossess the dog or cat for failure to make payments. It also provides exceptions for certain agricultural activities.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0082IntroRequires all persons or entities caring for or having custody of an animal to report animal abuse, cruel neglect or abandonment to the police.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0086IntroAllows jurors to donate their juror fees to the state. Any such donation would be deposited into the general fund.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0076IntroAuthorizes the probate court to deny a parent of a child who dies intestate from inheriting a share of the decedent's estate if that parent did not contribute to the child's support.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0073IntroRequires the tax administrator to commence any action for collection of personal income tax due and payable within ten (10) years of April 15 of the year the tax return was or would have been filed.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0089IntroEstablishes criminal offense of driving under the influence resulting in bodily injury punishable by penalties including fines plus $500,000 insurance coverage/ 2 to 5 yrs imprisonment/ license revocation up to 2 yrs.
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2019-01-16
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RIS0030IntroMandates that a landlord have a general liability policy of at least $100,000 in effect for those injured on premises due to the landlord's negligence. Failure to provide proof of insurance would preclude a landlord from proceeding on an eviction act...
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2019-01-15
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RIS0028IntroRepeals the requirement that law enforcement officers issue only warnings of the risks to persons leaving a child under the age of seven (7) unattended in a motor vehicle.
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2019-01-15
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RIS0027IntroRepeals the current chapter of the general laws regarding immunity for food donors to food banks, and would adopt a new chapter with comprehensive immunity provisions for persons involved in donating food to food banks.
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2019-01-15
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RIS0031IntroEstablishes the supported decision-making act which is a less restrictive alternative to guardianship for utilization of the probate courts.
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2019-01-15
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RIS0029IntroRaises the juror's fees for each day's attendance on the superior court from $15.00 per day to $25.00 per day commencing July 1, 2020, and increase to $35.00 per day commencing July 1, 2021 and thereafter.
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2019-01-15
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