Rhode Island Representative Anastasia Williams [D]

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RIH8123IntroDeletes Portuguese (a person of Portuguese, Brazilian, or other Portuguese culture or origin, regardless of race), from those eligible to be considered as minorities for purposes of awarding public works projects.
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2020-07-30
To House Labor Committee
RIH8122Intro- Minority Business Enterprise
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2020-07-30
To House Labor Committee
RIH8124IntroHouse Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study Ensuring Racial Equity And Optimizing Health And Safety Laws Affecting Marginalized Individuals (creates A 13 Member Commission To Study The Health And Safety Impact Of Optimizing He...
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2020-07-30
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7959IntroJoint Resolution To Approve And Publish And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Authorizing The Issuance Of Bonds For The Roger Williams Park Zoo
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2020-07-29
To House Finance Committee
RIH8118IntroAuthorizes City of Providence to issue $140,000,000 in general obligation bonds to finance, improvements to school buildings and facilities.
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2020-07-29
Committee recommends passage
RIH8085PassThis is the annual workers' compensation omnibus bill. It would slightly alter the process and type of benefits for which work-related injured employees of uninsured employers may seek compensation.
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2020-07-22
Signed by Governor
RIH7654IntroApplies the hotel tax distribution formula for entities within the Providence regional tourism district to any and all hotels physically connected to the Rhode Island Convention Center.
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2020-07-21
To House Finance Committee
RIH8117IntroRedefines contractor and minority business enterprise to include any business, profit or nonprofit, organized under laws of any state, even if located outside RI, would apply to RIDOT contracts and relieves businesses from having limit on its net wor...
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2020-07-17
To House Labor Committee
RIH8116IntroHouse Resolution Respectfully Requesting That Governor Raimondo Issue An Executive Order Imposing A Moratorium On Evictions Due To The Novel Coronavirus Disease (covid-19), While At The Same Time Exploring Ways To Protect Landlords
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2020-07-17
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8115IntroLimits the sale of fireworks to one week prior to and including the 4th day in July, and may only be used, exploded, or cause to exploded between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m.
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2020-07-17
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7200IntroAuthorizes voters who are sixty-five (65) years of age or older to submit a written application for an absentee ballot, to be used for that election and automatically for each subsequent election.
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2020-07-16
House passed Sub A
RIH8077PassJoint Resolution To Approve And Publish, And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Of Amendment To The Constitution Of The State (change The Name Of The State)
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2020-07-16
Senate passed in concurrence
RIH8112PassHouse Resolution Extending Deepest Sympathy On The Passing Of The Honorable Paul L. Gaines, Sr., The First African American Mayor In New England
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2020-07-16
House read and passed
RIH7624IntroMandates minimum staffing levels/standards for quality care for nursing homes with penalties for violations/grants for enhanced training/wages adjusted for inflation.
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2020-07-08
To House Finance Committee
RIH8086IntroProvides that endorsements of Providence candidates and nomination papers shall be furnished through the Providence board of canvassers rather than the secretary of state.
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2020-07-02
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8083IntroCreates the nineteenth day in June a state holiday entitled Juneteenth National Freedom Day to commemorate the news of liberation of slaves.
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2020-06-24
To House Special Legislation Committee
RIH8084IntroProhibits an educational requirement beyond high school graduation (or equivalency) for attendance at the municipal police training school or for appointment as a municipal police officer.
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2020-06-24
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8080IntroPermits Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous meetings during a declared disaster emergency.
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2020-06-19
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH8036IntroAmends the law enforcement officers' bill of rights to provide greater accountability over the disciplinary process over law enforcement.
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2020-06-18
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8066IntroEstablishes that any public safety official/enumerated employee, including essential state workers, who contract the Coronavirus (Covid-19) shall be entitled to a presumption that the infection was caused as a result of the performance of their job d...
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2020-06-18
To House Labor Committee
RIH8038IntroMakes convictions for crimes that have been decriminalized, including misdemeanor and felony convictions for marijuana, eligible for expungement. Upon filing motion, the court where the original conviction took place, shall hold a hearing on the moti...
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2020-06-18
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8074PassHouse Resolution Recognizing And Honoring African American History In Rhode Island And Urging The Adoption Of African American Education In Rhode Island’s K-12 Schools, Starting In The 2022-2023 Academic Year.
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2020-06-18
House read and passed
RIH8031PassHouse Resolution Extending Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Jacqueline Court
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2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH8008IntroEntitles correctional officers who have a minimum of twenty-five (25) years of service and who are at least fifty-five (55) years of age to receive a non-Medicare-eligible retiree health care insurance benefit.
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2020-03-13
To House Finance Committee
RIH7263IntroBans possession, sale and transfer of assault weapons which are not properly registered.
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2020-03-11
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7292IntroCreates minority teacher recruitment by allowing the commissioner of education to implement strategies to reach a goal of two hundred (200) minority teachers in the state by 2025.
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2020-03-11
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7811IntroProvides an exception to required school immunizations for pupils whose personal, philosophical, or religious beliefs are contrary to immunization and/or testing.
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2020-03-11
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7720IntroRequires firearms to be stored securely when not in use and enhances penalties for failure to store firearms in a secure manner.
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2020-03-11
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7881IntroProvides that benefits under the Rhode Island works program would be conditional on the participation in certain requirements to be supervised by the department of human services.
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2020-03-11
To House Labor Committee
RIH7818IntroUpdates Access to Advanced Placement Courses for All Students Act.
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2020-03-11
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7928IntroRequires person selling firearm to require purchaser execute a medical release form for release of medical records relating to addiction to controlled substance, alcoholism and/or mental health illness for a period of 5 years preceding application.
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2020-03-11
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7942IntroMakes numerous changes to the merit system.
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2020-03-11
To House Labor Committee
RIH7987IntroRequires health insurance plans, effective on or after January 1, 2021, to provide coverage for all FDA-approved contraception drugs, products and sterilization procedures.
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2020-03-11
To House Finance Committee
RIH7995PassHouse Resolution Extending Condolences On The Passing Of Former Rhode Island State Senator And Parliamentarian The Honorable John M. Roney
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2020-03-11
House read and passed
RIH7993PassHouse Resolution Proclaiming The Week Of March 8th -- 14th, 2020, To Be "americorps Week" In The State Of Rhode Island
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2020-03-11
House read and passed
RIH7594IntroProhibits discrimination in housing against those persons who have a lawful source of income.
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2020-03-10
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7777IntroAllows superior court judge to require a review of compliance that architectural plan services were performed by certified architects.
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2020-03-10
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7707IntroPermits the release of records relating to criminal injuries compensation by allowing for limited disclosure to be permitted personable and government officials.
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2020-03-10
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7974IntroRequires a health plan to cover clinically appropriate and medically necessary residential or inpatient services, including detoxification and stabilization services, for the treatment of mental health and substance use disorders.
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2020-03-06
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7977IntroRequires that motor vehicle accident reports be transmitted by the law enforcement agency or their contract agent within 14 days of preparing the report and may maintain a copy locally.
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2020-03-06
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7970IntroRequires municipalities to tax renewable energy resources as tangible property without affecting the real property on which it is located. Excepts farmland, which shall be reassessed at the predated farmland classification.
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2020-03-05
To House Municipal Government Committee
RIH7073EngrossAuthorizes a pharmacist to prescribe and dispense hormonal contraceptive patches and self-administered oral hormonal contraceptives, provided that the pharmacist has completed a training program approved by the state board of pharmacy.
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2020-03-04
House read and passed
RIH7140IntroRequires that the state use the actual residences of persons in government custody for census and redistricting purposes.
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2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7141IntroProvides that past criminal misdemeanors and felonies for possession of marijuana not be used against a person from entering the cannabis industry or any government assistance programs.
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2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7203IntroExempts state or municipal police officers, firefighters, judges of state court, and members of the Rhode Island general assembly from the requirement of transparent windshields and windows.
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2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7329IntroEstablishes March 17 as an annual day of special observance to honor Rhode Island's first responders.
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2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7428IntroExpands child support interception of insurance payments to include life insurance proceeds payable to non-custodial parents who are the beneficiaries of the policy.
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2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7429IntroEliminates any award of interest by the family court in any enforcement proceeding resulting in a judgment or order for failure to make child support payments.
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2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7636IntroAmends law relating to windshields and windows obscured by nontransparent materials to include signs, posters, or stickers, in addition to window tint and provides for additional exclusions to include exemptions for medical reasons.
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2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7875IntroRequires employers to give their employees at least two (2) weeks notice of their work schedule and other notices scheduling rights and remedies.
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2020-03-04
To House Labor Committee
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