Rhode Island Representative Anastasia Williams [D]

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RIH8094PassRevises the process and procedures for state intervention and support for failing public schools, including Providence, as well as chronically under-performing schools.
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2022-07-02
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7940PassProvides that the deputy secretary of commerce and housing become the secretary of housing and retains all the powers and duties of the deputy secretary of commerce and housing.
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2022-06-30
Signed by Governor
RIH8138PassExempts from taxation the real and tangible personal property of RI Public Health Foundation, and any other entity formed in conjunction with, or to facilitate the acquisition of properties of, Rhode Island Public Health Foundation in Providence.
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2022-06-30
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7561PassProvides health care coverage for laparoscopic removal of uterine fibroids, including uterine artery embolization intraoperative ultrasound guidance and monitoring and radiofrequency ablation, commencing January 1, 2023.
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2022-06-29
Signed by Governor
RIH7801PassEstablishes a plan to improve the promotion of social and emotional well-being of young children as well as screening, assessment, diagnosis and treatment of mental health challenges of infants and young children under the age of six (6).
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2022-06-29
Signed by Governor
RIH7971PassAmends the affordable clean energy security act and the long-term contracting standard for renewable energy.
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2022-06-29
Signed by Governor
RIH7974PassRequires all high school seniors in the state to complete a federal financial aid application (FAFSA) or a Rhode Island Alternative Financial Aid Application, offered through the Community College of Rhode Island in order to graduate high school.
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2022-06-29
Signed by Governor
RIH8047PassCreates the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact allowing physicians to become licensed in multiple states and practice under the jurisdiction of the state in which the patient is located.
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2022-06-29
Signed by Governor
RIH8148PassProvides penalties for owners of structures who interfere with inspections by electrical investigators.
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2022-06-29
Signed by Governor
RIH7354PassProvides for the sealing of court records without motion and by operation of law thirty (30) days after acquittal or exoneration of all counts in a criminal case.
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2022-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIH7510PassProhibits employers from receiving any portion of the tips given by customers to their tipped employees, with limited exceptions for credit card service charges.
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2022-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIH7597PassRevises the manner in which complaints against contractors are made, processed, investigated, and resolved in a more efficient and expeditious manner and makes various technical and grammatical corrections.
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2022-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIH7743PassRequires motor vehicle parking spaces in lots with >100 spaces specifically designed for persons transporting young children under the age of 3/baby strollers except for single-family/duplex/townhouse/multifamily residences/industrial zoned propertie...
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2022-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIH8146PassProvides solar energy system consumers with consumer protection regarding disclosures cancellation and liens.
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2022-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIH8259PassThis act is the annual workers' compensation omnibus.
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2022-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIH7454PassEstablishes a special enrollment provision for pregnant women to obtain health insurance coverage at any time after the commencement of the pregnancy.
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH7713PassRemoves diversion programs from the list of criminal convictions subject to mandatory DNA collection.
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH7695PassModifies current procedures for the application and collection of court costs, fees and assessments in all criminal matters.
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH8015PassCreates an Address Confidentiality Program for persons subjected to domestic violence.
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH8078PassAllows the district court to designate the date of the hearing in eviction matters filed under the residential landlord and tenant act.
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH8211PassCreates uniform rate review procedure for rates to be changed.
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH7652Intro
25%
Authorizes DMV to issue one year renewal registrations for vehicles leased for thirty-six months and enables DMV to refund, to a registrant of leased vehicle, who cancels registration that portion of registration fee paid that represents 6 months of ...
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2022-06-23
To House Finance Committee
RIH7639Intro
25%
Decreases the amount of the reinstatement fees for a motor vehicle registration or certificate of title which was revoked, denied or suspended and reduced reinstatement fees for suspension or revocation of registration or certificate of title.
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2022-06-23
To House Finance Committee
RIH7475Engross
50%
Requires all public utilities to maintain a customer service facility within the state to perform services such as addressing customer inquiries and accepting bill payments.
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2022-06-22
To Senate Commerce Committee
RIH7499PassAuthorizes the city of Providence to finance a contribution towards the unfunded pension liability of the employee retirement system of the city of Providence by the issuance of bonds in the principal amount of $515,000,000 therefor.
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2022-06-22
Signed by Governor
RIH7755Intro
25%
Creates the Governor’s Clean Energy Workforce Transition Commission.
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2022-06-22
To House Finance Committee
RIH7468PassEstablishes the Black Regiment Monument Commission to maintain the Black Regiment Monument located in Patriots Park in Portsmouth and its surrounding grounds/promotes the commemoration of the Black Regiment.
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2022-06-21
Signed by Governor
RIH8149Intro
25%
Requires a contractor, subcontractor or public body to include offsite fabrication work in weekly certified prevailing wage records.
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2022-06-21
To House Labor Committee
RIH6614PassSame as 21H-5554 --Makes it a felony for an individual to possess any semi-automatic firearm magazine which is capable of holding more than 10 rounds of ammunition. Violation is punishable by up to 5 years imprisonment or a fine of up to $5,000.
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2022-06-20
Signed by Governor
RIH7617Intro
25%
Establishes the Rhode Island Black economic and community development fund as an investment fund to address issues of discrimination and exploitation of the Black community.
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH7638Intro
25%
Promotes the development, utilization and opportunities for teachers of color. It would provide for a two million dollar annual appropriation for a scholarship fund for teacher employment in urban schools.
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH7614Intro
25%
Establishes the urban student mentorship program to reduce chronic absenteeism and promote better academic outcomes for student in urban communities.
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH7745Intro
25%
Requires the general assembly appropriate funds to the state librarian for the purpose of caring for, preserving and cataloguing property in the state in the keeping of the Rhode Island Black Heritage Society.
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH8048Intro
25%
Establishes the Rhode Island secure choice retirement savings program, which provides for the creation of IRA-type retirement investments managed by a board established by the act which would be a public corporation.
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH8051Intro
25%
Joint Resolution Making An Appropriation Of $685,000 For The Black And Latino Caucus Community Partnerships To Establish Radio Station Wsop-lp (this Resolution Would Authorize The Appropriation Of The Sum Of Six Hundred Eighty-five Thousand Dollars (...
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH8276Intro
25%
Requires the installation of three (3) urban business incubators--two (2) in the Olneyville neighborhood and one in Upper South Providence.
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH8350Intro
25%
Removes the child support eligibility requirement under the section related to childcare assistance -- families or assistance units eligible.
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH7514PassCreates a special motor vehicle registration plate for recipients of the United States Bronze Star Medal.
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2022-06-15
Signed by Governor
RIH8345PassHouse Resolution Recognizing "juneteenth National Freedom Day" On June 19, 2022
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2022-06-15
House read and passed
RIH7448Intro
25%
Prohibits the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) from imposing any fares and/or charges for service provided to the general public.
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2022-06-14
To House Finance Committee
RIH8282Intro
25%
Requires health insurers, nonprofit hospital service corporations, nonprofit medical service corporations, health maintenance organizations and Rhode Island Medicaid, to issue policies that provide coverage for emergency medical services transport.
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2022-06-14
To House Finance Committee
RIH8334Intro
25%
Establishes the School Mental Health Act of 2022 which would provide resources and establish a youth advisory council to improve safety in our schools.
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2022-06-09
To House Finance Committee
RIH8333Intro
25%
Focuses on increasing school security to minimize the threat of an intruder in a school.
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2022-06-09
To House Education Committee
RIH7100PassAllows voting by mail without needing an excuse/improves voter roll cleanup/allows applying for mail ballots through online system/allows nursing home residents to receive mail ballot applications automatically/codifies mail ballot drop box requireme...
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2022-06-07
Signed by Governor
RIH7528Engross
50%
Provides that only facilities located within the state be eligible for licenses to operate as official inspection stations for the inspection of vehicles.
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2022-06-01
To Senate Special Legislation and Veterans Affairs Committee
RIH8304Intro
25%
Adds the application or removal of eyelash extensions and the use of chemicals in the area of the eyelids to the definition of the "practice of hairdressing and cosmetic therapy".
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2022-06-01
To House Health & Human Services Committee
RIH8266Intro
25%
Excludes eligible nonimmigrant visa holders from paying the same in-state tuition as any other Rhode Island student.
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2022-05-31
To House Finance Committee
RIH7117Engross
50%
Requires district and independent charter schools to use a random selection process to select eligible public school students who would be invited to attend the charter school and allows a parent to decline the invitation.
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2022-05-27
To Senate Education Committee
RIH7623Intro
25%
Promotes the use of state surplus property by permitting the department of administration to obtain an appraisal and sell property to be used for housing development purposes where appropriate.
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2022-05-26
To House Finance Committee
RIH8286Intro
25%
Prohibits new high-heat waste processing facilities.
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2022-05-26
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
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