Rhode Island Representative Christopher Blazejewski [D]

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RIH8343PassExempts property located at 161 Douglas Avenue, Providence, from prohibition of sale of alcoholic beverages within two hundred feet (200') of any school or church.
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2018-07-05
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7066PassRestricts the use of a victim's gender or sexual orientation as a defense by any defendant claiming provocation, diminished capacity or self-defense and prohibits the court from allowing such information into evidence.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7044PassPermits that age-appropriate and developmentally appropriate education on consent and sexual activity be increased in secondary schools as part of a family life course.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7383PassProhibits encroachment upon open space land and allows the owner of open space land or holder of a conservation restriction to bring a civil action in superior court to remedy the encroachment of that land, and to recover damages.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7449PassClarifies the right of a surviving spouse of a decedent regarding elective shares taken against the decedent's will relating to real and personal estate to the estates of decedents dying on and after July 1, 2018.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7806PassIncludes behavioral health counseling visits and medication maintenance visits as primary care visits for patient cost-sharing requirements under the provisions of a health plan.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH8188PassRenames the domestic violence prevention fund as the Deborah DeBare domestic violence prevention fund.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH8271PassEliminates the need of filing an SR 22, standard form with the department of motor vehicles or its divisions, in order for an individual to get their operator’s license reinstated.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH8352VetoCriminalizes isolation of an elder or dependent adult and would provide that certain notification requirements be fulfilled on behalf of elder persons or dependent adults.
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2018-07-02
Vetoed by Governor
RIH7803PassEnables the creation of a public registry of home health aides, giving seniors and individuals living with disabilities another choice when accessing long-term care options.
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2018-06-29
Signed by Governor
RIH8305PassAllows Ronald C. Markoff to join Allegra Louise Schraff and Travis Ian Sherman in marriage on or about October 6, 2018, within the city of Providence, Rhode Island.
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2018-06-28
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7427IntroExpands the protections and remedies for employees against employers who pay wage differentials based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability; age or country of ancestral origin.
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2018-06-21
House passed Sub A as amended (floor amendment)
RIH7557IntroRepeals provisions of the general laws allowing deferred deposit providers, also known as "payday lenders."
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2018-06-19
To House Finance Committee
RIH8138PassHouse Resolution Respectfully Requesting The Rhode Island Department Of Environmental Management To Continue Collaborating With The Pollinator Working Group Established To Make Findings And Recommendations With Regard To Maintaining, Protecting And E...
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2018-06-19
House read and passed
RIH7473EngrossRepeals section 12-7-9 ("conditions justifying force dangerous to life").
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2018-06-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH7912EngrossAllows for the appointment of more than one district court clerk/magistrate by the chief judge of the district court.
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2018-06-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH7884EngrossRequires any mayoral academy which is part of a network that seeks to be established or expanded to provide evidence that its attrition rates, special education rates and suspension rates are within acceptable averages.
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2018-06-14
To Senate Education Committee
RIH8306IntroRequires the DOT to establish a schedule of all maintenance, including landscaping and mowing of lawns on state roads, and provide a copy of said schedule to the department of public works in any city or town where the state road is located.
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2018-06-12
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7995PassAllows Nathan Limbach to join Alexia Rabinowitz Dantzig and Brett Andrew Barlow in marriage on or about June 30, 2018, within the City of Providence, Rhode Island.
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2018-06-07
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8055PassAllows Brian John McGuirk to join Amy Larson McGuirk and Darrell Andre Lazier in marriage on or about January 5, 2019, within the City of East Providence, Rhode Island.
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2018-06-07
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7384IntroRequires 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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2018-06-06
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8152IntroJoint Resolution Making An Appropriation Of $100,000 To Year Up Providence (this Resolution Would Authorize The Appropriation Of The Sum Of One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($100,000) To Year Up Providence.)
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2018-05-29
To House Finance Committee
RIH7595IntroEstablishes compliance/certification procedure for criminal pre-trial discovery/creates a 9 member task force to investigate/make recommendations, pre-trial discovery with report due 1/1/20 and dissolution on 1/1/22.
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2018-05-19
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7558IntroIncreases the Rhode Island earned income credit from fifteen percent (15%) to fifteen and one-half percent (15.5%).
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2018-05-17
To House Finance Committee
RIH7900IntroCreates the Home Energy Rate Affordability Program to ensure that utility rates are affordable for low-income households.
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2018-05-09
To House Finance Committee
RIH8181PassHouse Resolution Honoring And Commending The Boys & Girls Clubs Of Rhode Island Youth Of The Year Program
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2018-05-09
House read and passed
RIH7664IntroIncreases the compensation of direct-care staff of nursing facilities as a result of the application of the inflation index.
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2018-05-02
To House Finance Committee
RIH7358IntroProvides that a bill or resolution referred to committee in the first year of a two (2) year biennium would survive into the second year of the biennium provided that the committee has not discharged it by a dispositive vote.
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2018-04-26
To House Rules Committee
RIH7500IntroRequires a landlord to maintain a general liability insurance policy of one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000) and to introduce the policy in any trespass and ejection action.
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2018-04-25
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7611IntroEstablishes limits on the maximum number of patients that may be assigned to a unit’s registered nurses in particular health care situations.
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2018-04-25
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7716IntroClarifies 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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2018-04-25
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8115PassHouse Resolution Proclaiming May, 2018, To Be "national Melanoma Awareness Month" In The State Of Rhode Island
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2018-04-25
House read and passed
RIH7644IntroProvides that applicants for gun permits submit to national records check including fingerprinting by FBI.
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2018-04-24
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7654IntroDefines "private entities" and would add private entities to those entities as institutions that are considered eligible net-metering resources.
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2018-04-24
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7766IntroRestricts possession and sale of new assault weapons. Limits magazine capacity to 10 rounds or less. Grandfathers current possession/ownership.
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2018-04-24
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7536IntroEliminates the designation of "curfew streets" by police chiefs or police commissioners.
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2018-04-12
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7524IntroChanges the definition of "owner" to exclude the state and municipalities for the purposes of liability limitations relating to public use of private lands.
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2018-04-11
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7537IntroEnhances community protection during ICE enforcement and investigatory actions.
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2018-04-11
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7584IntroProhibits disclosure in a civil action of a person's confidential health care information through ex parte contact with the provider or the provider's legal representative.
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2018-04-11
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8070PassHouse Resolution Extending Sincere Best Wishes To The Honorable John G. Edwards, Iv, On The Occasion Of His 60th Birthday
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2018-04-10
House read and passed
RIH7227IntroExpands jurisdiction of the family court in regard to certain immigrant children.
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2018-04-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7265IntroJoint Resolution To Approve And Publish And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Of Amendment To The Constitution Of The State (governor And Lieutenant Governor To Appear Jointly On The Ballot) (provides For A Joint Resolution For Submission To Voter...
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2018-04-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7466IntroRepeals the provision declaring prisoners serving a life sentence civilly dead.
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2018-04-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7700IntroEstablishes rights pursuant to pharmacist-patient relationship.
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2018-04-04
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7712IntroExpands certain rights of persons with developmental disabilities.
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2018-04-04
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7370IntroRequires the commissioner of elementary and secondary education to adopt a course of study on the nation's founding and related documents, including the Declaration of Independence, the United States Constitution, and the Federalist Papers.
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2018-04-03
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7594IntroAllows 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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2018-04-03
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7777IntroCreates a wine direct shipper license and a wine gift basket license allowing for the shipment of certain amounts of wine both in and out-of-state.
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2018-04-03
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7713IntroProvides a process for issuing administrative penalties for child care licensing violations.
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2018-04-03
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7544IntroAmends the computation formula relative to temporary disability insurance and adds siblings and caregivers to those workers eligible to receive temporary caregiver insurance.
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2018-03-29
To House Labor Committee
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