Rhode Island Representative Christopher Blazejewski [D]

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RIH7676IntroJoint Resolution Relating To Open Space And Forest Conservation -- Capital Development Program (provides For Voter Referendum Seeking Approval Of Issuance Of Bonds Not To Exceed $4,000,000 And For The State Local Land Acquisition Matching Grant Progr...
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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
RIH7947PassCreates a new process with standards to be utilized when deciding whether an applicant's past conviction of a crime should disqualify the applicant from receiving an occupational license, permit, certificate, or registration issued by the state.
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2020-07-22
Signed by Governor
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
RIH7284PassAllows Laura L. Schwall to join Margaret Elise Bouchard and Patrick Michael McHugo in marriage on or about August 29, 2020, within the City of Providence, Rhode Island.
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2020-06-26
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7849PassAllows the city of Providence board of licenses to grant an exemption with regard to the proximity to schools and churches relating to the issuance of an alcoholic beverage retail license for property located at 601 Hartford Avenue, Providence, RI.
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2020-06-26
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7102PassProhibits 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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2020-06-23
Signed by Governor
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
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
RIH7246IntroRepeals the sunset provision which ends historic preservation tax credits by June 30, 2020 or upon the exhaustion of the maximum aggregate credits, whichever comes first.
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2020-06-11
To House Finance Committee
RIH8000IntroEstablishes Children's Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Fund to provide finance assistance to families for medical expenses not covered by state or federal programs or insurance contract.
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2020-03-12
To House Finance Committee
RIH7398EngrossExcludes chronic intractable pain from the definition of acute pain management. Prescribes new guidelines for treatment based upon 2016 CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain.
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2020-03-11
House read and passed
RIH7507IntroRequires schools to comply with recycling and composting laws and promotes the donation of unspoiled nonperishable food by schools. Requires the use of share tables at all schools.
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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
RIH7800IntroMakes explicit that parents and guardians of children with disabilities in private school have the same rights and remedies as parents of children in public school. It also provides a procedure in superior court to enforce these rights and remedies.
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2020-03-11
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7825IntroProvides that the public schools shall be responsible for attendance data monitoring and detection of emergent truant behavior.
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2020-03-11
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7877IntroRequires an individual employer to meet certain criteria in order to qualify for class exemption from the increased pay requirement for work on holidays and Sundays.
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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
RIH7157PassRaises the minimum wage to eleven dollars and fifty cents ($11.50) as of October 1, 2020.
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2020-03-10
Signed by Governor
RIH7245IntroRequires conservation and preservation restrictions to be liberally interpreted in favor of the grants awarded.
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2020-03-10
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7350IntroRequires the driver of a vehicle overtaking another vehicle proceeding in the same direction to use a directional signal and repeals the requirement that such signal be audible.
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2020-03-10
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7553IntroRequires Internet service providers to follow Internet service neutrality requirements.
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2020-03-10
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7589IntroClarifies the jurisdiction of special police officers upon the land and buildings of educational institutions, and on roads adjacent to the educational institutions to instances where the officer notices that a person is in danger of bodily harm.
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2020-03-10
To House Judiciary 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
RIH7775IntroReplaces term multi-municipal with multi-party and defines it as combination of 2 or more eligible parties that enter into agreement for purpose of co-owning one or more eligible net-metering resources or entering into financing arrangement(s).
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2020-03-10
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7982PassHouse Resolution Proclaiming The Week Of March 9th Through 15th Of 2020 To Be "brain Injury Awareness Week" In The State Of Rhode Island
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2020-03-10
House read and passed
RIH7983PassHouse Resolution Proclaiming The Week Of March 8th To March 14th Of 2020, To Be "multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week" In The State Of Rhode Island
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2020-03-10
House read and passed
RIH7810IntroRequires all students in kindergarten to grade twelve (K-12) to perform a minimum amount of community service each school year and would grant them the option to perform certain forms of community service for academic credit.
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2020-03-09
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7975IntroProvides that home and community based services for developmentally disabled persons would be person-centered and support services consistent with their plan of care.
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2020-03-06
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7399IntroEstablishes a statewide greenhouse gas emission reduction mandate.
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2020-03-05
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH7885IntroRequires 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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2020-03-05
To House Special Legislation Committee
RIH7865IntroRequires any person who sustains an injury to themselves or causes an injury to another while hunting or trapping to report the injury to the department of environmental management immediately.
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2020-03-05
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH7966IntroHouse Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study And Provide Recommendations For The Development And Implementation Of An Anti-littering Education Program For Rhode Island Public Elementary School Students
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2020-03-05
To House Health, Education and Welfare 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
RIH7210EngrossProhibits any development of land contiguous to the State House unless approved by the general assembly.
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2020-03-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH7341IntroRequires that commencing with the graduating class of 2022 all high school students attending public schools demonstrate proficiency in computer science.
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2020-03-04
To House Health, Education and Welfare 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
RIH7518IntroRequires that all meetings closed to the public be recorded.
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2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7629IntroProvides planning board approval votes require majority of members present at time of vote/quorum of zoning review board would authorize voting members including alternates. Effective January 1, 2021 prospective only.
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2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7960PassHouse Resolution Proclaiming The Month Of March, 2020, As "bleeding Disorders Awareness Month" In The State Of Rhode Island
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2020-03-04
House read and passed
RIH7352IntroCreates new standards for determining whether a state work license applicant's past criminal contacts/convictions should disqualify them from receiving a government-issued license.
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2020-02-27
Withdrawn at sponsor's request
RIH7127IntroMandates notice by hospital before planned procedure by out-of-network doctor emergency service charges limited to in-network rates.
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2020-02-26
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7229IntroLimits copays, coinsurance or office deductible for services of a physical therapist to the amount authorized for the services of a primary care physician or osteopath.
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2020-02-26
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7237IntroAmends the current law so that digital breast tomosynthesis (dbt) screenings are available wherever mammograms are conducted and provides insurance coverage for such screenings.
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2020-02-26
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7440IntroProhibits insurance companies from varying the premium rates charged for a health coverage plan based on the gender of the individual policy holder, enrollee, subscriber, or member.
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2020-02-26
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7702IntroEstablishes medical professional scholarship program to award $5,000 scholarships for four (4) years of college tuition to eligible applicants selected by commissioner funded by a $25 assessment on medical professionals.
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2020-02-26
To House Finance Committee
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