Rhode Island Representative Camille Vella-wilkinson [D]

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RIH6143PassModifies Warwick Sewer Authority Act by expanding number of members; increasing number of votes for by-law changes; providing for as many as thirty year installment payments; relieves owners with functioning septic systems from assessments for 20 yea...
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2019-07-19
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH5028PassRequires public utilities or utility facilities to repave and repair roadways altered or excavated by them to the satisfaction of state or municipalities providing financial recovery for defective incomplete repairs.
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2019-07-15
Signed by Governor
RIH5189PassProvides that the non-resident withholding requirement for a corporation that sells real estate be consistent with the seven percent (7%) corporate income tax rate.
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2019-07-15
Signed by Governor
RIH5433PassAuthorizes certain state and municipal agents to take possession of animals found abandoned or neglected, and to proceed to provide all necessary care and treatment for the animal.
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2019-07-15
Signed by Governor
RIH5119PassIncreases amount of flame retardant chemicals contained in residential upholstered bedding/furniture manufactured/ sold in state from 100 ppm to 1,000 ppm effective January 1, 2020.
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2019-07-08
Signed by Governor
RIH5251PassEstablishes the requirements for licensure and regulation of electrologists performing electrolysis and/or laser hair removal.
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2019-07-08
Signed by Governor
RIH5677PassExempts natural hair braiders from the requirement to be licensed as hairdressers or cosmeticians, and would define the practice of natural hair braiding.
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2019-07-08
Signed by Governor
RIH6184PassProhibits insurer from denying application/exclude/limit coverage under any life insurance policy based solely on prescription to carry or possess naloxone.
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2019-07-08
Signed by Governor
RIH5129PassImposes a penalty against a condominium association that fails to deliver a resale certificate within ten (10) days of a request by a unit owner.
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2019-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIH5191PassEnables city/town council to grant tax relief from payment of real estate/property tax during periods of federal/state government cessation of operations to state/federal employees.
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2019-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIH5709EngrossAmends several election statutes to require votes received by declared write-in candidates to be reported, requires a declaration to be filed by candidates to be elected by write-in and considers ballots cast for no office to be "irregular ballots".
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2019-06-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH6186PassProvides no person may use wireless handset/personal wireless device for texting while driving.
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2019-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIH6253IntroRequires an owner or developer of a project valued at or above $5,000,000 or more to attest by sworn affidavit that the properties have no outstanding liens and to file a surety bond conditioned upon payment for labor and materials of the project.
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2019-06-27
To House Finance Committee
RIH5443PassProvides a petition process to have a discharge from service recorded as honorable for members of the armed services separated from service with a general or other than honorable discharge due solely to their sexual orientation/gender identity/expres...
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2019-06-21
Signed by Governor
RIH5549EngrossAuthorizes 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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2019-06-21
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
RIH5016PassJoint Resolution Extending The Reporting And Expiration Dates Of The Special Legislative Commission To Study Veteran And Military Spouse Education And Employment Opportunities (would Extend The Reporting And Expiration Dates Of The Special Legislativ...
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2019-06-11
Senate passed in concurrence
RIH5827EngrossRequires copies of auditor's documents relative to evaluation and opinion about fees to be filed with the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation and be considered public records pursuant to chapter 2 of title 38, access to public records.
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2019-06-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH6126IntroProhibits a covered establishment from preparing, selling, processing or providing food or beverages in or on a disposable food service container that is composed in whole or in part of polystyrene foam.
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2019-06-06
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH5048IntroCreates a sales tax holiday for the days of August 10, 2019 and August 11, 2019.
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2019-06-04
To House Finance Committee
RIH5635IntroEstablishes portability of unused estate tax credit of predeceasing spouse by surviving spouse for decedents dying after 12/31/18.
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2019-06-04
To House Finance Committee
RIH5633IntroAllows a one-time non-refundable personal/corporate income tax credit for the actual costs of sewer connection for single/multifamily homes based on real property owner's filing status.
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2019-06-04
To House Finance Committee
RIH5566IntroExpands eligibility for elderly services assistance to persons under age 65 suffering from physician confirmed Alzheimer's disease related dementia with income not to exceed 250% of federal poverty level.
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2019-06-04
To House Finance Committee
RIH5634IntroCreates a tax credit for the amount in excess of ten thousand dollars ($10,000) contributed to a public school district for the express purpose of making physical improvements to a school.
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2019-06-04
To House Finance Committee
RIH5636IntroWould, through the office of management and budget, implement the Lean government initiative and include a mandatory yearly progress report by departments, agencies, boards and commissions.
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2019-06-04
To House Finance Committee
RIH6090IntroChanges the name of the drug court magistrate to the "Rhode Island Superior Court adult drug/recovery court magistrate and changes the name of the court to the "Rhode Island Superior Court adult drug/recovery court".
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2019-06-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5052IntroProvides for an appropriation of state funds to cities and towns who are members of the Narragansett Bay marine task force (NBMTF) for the maintenance of boats providing services to Narragansett Bay.
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2019-05-30
To House Finance Committee
RIH6171PassHouse Resolution Honoring And Thanking Ann M. Hollands On The Occasion Of Her Retirement After More Than Forty Years Of Dedicated Service In The Field Of Real Estate And To The People Of The State Of Rhode Island
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2019-05-30
House read and passed
RIH6070IntroRequires the department of business regulation to provide an equitable distribution of marijuana cultivation or dispensary licenses.
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2019-05-29
To House Finance Committee
RIH6069IntroCreates the Rhode Island Marijuana Social Equity Program to provide opportunities to people, who reside in areas determined to be disproportionately harmed by marijuana prohibition and enforcement, in gaining access to the marijuana industry.
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2019-05-29
To House Finance Committee
RIH6073IntroRequires the department of business regulation to provide an equitable distribution of marijuana cultivation or dispensary licenses.
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2019-05-29
To House Finance Committee
RIH5194IntroRepeals the sunset provision of chapter 33.6 of title 44 which grants tax credits to individuals or companies redeveloping historic structures.
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH5219IntroProhibits the collection of a sales or use tax on that portion of a motor vehicle lease payment representing taxes payable by the lessor on the leased motor vehicle.
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH5395IntroExcludes for the purposes of RI state income taxes, the first $25,000 of military retirement income, paid by the state or federal government to persons 60 years or older.
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH5607IntroHouse Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Be Known As "growing Tourism In The State Of Rhode Island" (creates A Twenty Member "growing Tourism In The State Of Rhode Island" Commission To Examine, Evaluate And Provide Recommendatio...
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH5914IntroProvides that the taxation of military service pensions for purposes of the Rhode Island personal income tax would be reduced and phased out over a five (5) year period from 2019 to 2023.
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH6022IntroGives RIHMFC authority to bring foreclosure petitions after one year from sale of property for taxes if it is foreclosed, not owner occupied or abandoned; changes members of advisory board; exempts RIHMFC owned property from non-utilization tax.
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH6149IntroRenames the state airport in Warwick from "T.F. Green state airport" to "Rhode Island T.F. Green International Airport."
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2019-05-28
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6155PassHouse Resolution Recognizing And Congratulating Members Of The Bishop Hendricken High School Team On Their Victories At The Rhode Island And National Academic Decathlons
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2019-05-28
House read and passed
RIH6146PassHouse Resolution Honoring And Thanking Brigadier General Steve Gilland, Commandant Of Cadets, United States Military Academy At West Point, For His Extraordinary Leadership And Direction Which Resulted In The Graduation Of The Largest Number Of Afric...
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2019-05-23
House read and passed
RIH5202IntroDirects the department of health to promulgate rules and regulations to provide for clinical oversight of the use of therapeutic beds and cribs which are prescribed by a physician for use by a minor.
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2019-05-22
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
RIH5482EngrossAllows the family court, after a fact-finding hearing establishing paternity, including the use of DNA, to terminate the parental rights of a person convicted of sexual assault which resulted in the birth of a child.
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2019-05-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH6087IntroCreates the "Healthy Workplace Act of 2019" and would establish a cause of action against employers and employees for workplace bullying, harassment and other abusive conduct.
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2019-05-22
To House Labor Committee
RIH5626IntroAwards all pension system members 3% COLA applied to first $50,000 of retirement allowance annually exp. 1/1/20 provided prior year investment return gains 10% or more until fund is 80% funded.
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2019-05-15
To House Finance Committee
RIH5617IntroAmends the definition of "dependent child" and allows an additional year of vocational education upon successful completion of the first year of education at CCRI.
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2019-05-15
To House Finance Committee
RIH5877IntroHelps expedite the payments made to subcontractors for work they perform on state contracts. It would also establish a new process to help minority business enterprises collect for their work on state contracts from their prime contractors.
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2019-05-15
To House Finance Committee
RIH6100IntroCreates a provisional educator certification to be issued by the board of education to teachers who meet qualifications set by the board and who shall be subject to supervisory conditions set by the board.
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2019-05-15
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5437PassProvides for the extension of certain contractual provisions in a school teachers' collective bargaining agreement if the parties are engaged in negotiations.
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2019-05-14
Signed by Governor
RIH5579IntroRequires the executive office of health and human services to adjust the per diem reimbursement rate to nursing facilities every 3 years; and provides that any time state minimum wage is increased, the reimbursement rate increases by the same percent...
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2019-05-14
To House Finance Committee
RIH6065IntroAmends the conditions of bail and recognizance to permit the release of a person charged with a misdemeanor without financial conditions.
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2019-05-14
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH6066IntroEntitles that past criminal misdemeanors and felonies for possession of marijuana may be expunged.
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2019-05-14
To House Judiciary Committee
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