Rhode Island Senator Cynthia Coyne [D]

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RIS0621PassAllows that the year of manufacture plate need only be attached to the rear of the vehicle.
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2019-07-19
Effective without Governor's signature
RIS0995PassRatifies and confirms the amendment to Section 2-1 of the Home Rule Charter of the city of East Providence establishing four (4) year terms for members of the city council.
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2019-07-19
Effective without Governor's signature
RIS0399PassProhibits nonregulated power producers from automatically renewing a contract. Mandates that the nonregulated power producer provide methods for the customer to cancel service and provide the customer with notice of the contract expiration date.
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2019-07-16
Signed by Governor
RIS0845PassRequires that all persons seeking appointment as a limited guardian or guardian pursuant to chapter 15 of title 33 ("Limited Guardianships and Guardianship of Adults") be required to undergo a criminal background check.
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2019-07-16
Signed by Governor
RIS0223PassEstablishes the Rhode Island program to address Alzheimer's disease and would also create a thirteen (13) member advisory council. This act would also establish a training requirement for medical professionals.
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2019-07-15
Signed by Governor
RIS0302PassAllows those individuals who do not otherwise meet the requirements, to reside in an Alzheimer's special care unit or program.
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2019-07-15
Signed by Governor
RIS0334PassRequires that any use of a premises for marijuana cultivation be disclosed in any real estate transaction.
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2019-07-15
Signed by Governor
RIS0395PassEnables Rhode Island businesses to voluntarily promulgate standards to guide its business activities in a sustainable and responsible manner, as well as metrics for assessing whether it has met its objectives.
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2019-07-15
Signed by Governor
RIS0538PassRequires that plans for natural gas infrastructure be built to a set of design standards approved by a certified engineer if the work poses a material public safety risk.
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2019-07-15
Signed by Governor
RIS0953PassProvides that law enforcement personnel, emergency medical personnel, and agencies participating in the HOPE initiative be exempt from civil liability or criminal prosecution as a result of administering opioid antagonists.
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2019-07-15
Signed by Governor
RIS1013PassChanges the name of Gold Star Parents Day to Gold Star Family Day.
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2019-07-15
Signed by Governor
RIS0892PassExempts from taxation the real and tangible personal property of Providence Country Day School, a Rhode Island nonprofit corporation, located in East Providence, Rhode Island.
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2019-07-11
Effective without Governor's signature
RIS0062PassRequires municipalities to exempt from taxation the real property of a surviving spouse of a law enforcement officer or firefighter killed in the line of duty, who occupies the real property as their principal place of residence.
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2019-07-08
Signed by Governor
RIS0406PassAssents to the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act, and empowers the director of DEM to perform those acts necessary, to be in compliance with the provisions of the act for the modernization of the safety of the food supply.
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2019-07-08
Signed by Governor
RIS0603PassMakes amendments providing for additional reporting duties and requirements for persons with knowledge of mistreatment or neglect of elders.
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2019-07-08
Signed by Governor
RIS0781PassReduces the number of infractions for a person to be considered a "toll violator" from twenty (20) to ten (10). The act also reduces the number of infractions for a person to be considered a "toll evader" from one hundred (100) to twenty (20).
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2019-07-08
Signed by Governor
RIS0903PassAllows Robert Paul Hasenstab to join Lyndsie Martha Andrade and Christopher Drew Chamberlin in marriage on or about October 13, 2019, within the City of Newport, Rhode Island.
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2019-07-02
Effective without Governor's signature
RIS0171PassEnsures appropriate disability language is used in all job descriptions and statutes.
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2019-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIS0459PassUpdates the language required to be given by police officers when responding to domestic abuse calls.
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2019-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIS0483PassRequires the child advocate to review case records of fatalities or near fatalities when there is abuse or neglect present and the family had prior department contacts.
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2019-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIS0606PassClassifies all vehicles used by the department of corrections in the performance official duties as authorized emergency vehicles.
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2019-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIS1039PassSenate Resolution Adoption Of The State Plan On Alzheimer's Disease And Related Disorders
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2019-06-28
Senate read and passed
RIS1004EngrossReduces the minimum reporting campaign contribution amount that needs to be reported to the board of elections from over $100 to $25.00 for purposes of Campaign Contributions and Expenditures Reporting and the Ballot Question Advocacy and Reporting A...
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2019-06-27
Senate read and passed
RIS0410IntroCreates the "Plastic Waste Reduction Act" designed to reduce the use of plastic bags by retail establishments by offering recyclable bag options and providing penalties for violations.
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2019-06-26
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIS0661IntroRequires municipalities to adopt comprehensive solar siting ordinances addressing both roof, ground mounted and carport solar systems.
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2019-06-26
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIS1019PassSenate Resolution Expressing Deepest Condolences On The Tragic Death Of Lifelong East Providence Resident Daniel L. Pereira
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2019-06-26
Senate read and passed
RIS0798IntroEstablishes an opioid stewardship payment program which manufacturers and distributors of opioids would pay into, to support opioid treatment programs.
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2019-06-21
To House Finance Committee
RIS0997IntroChanges the definition of "elder person" for purposes of exploitation of elders from a person sixty-five (65) years of age or older to a person sixty (60) years of age or older.
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2019-06-20
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0913IntroAuthorizes the issuance of farmer brewery and farmer distillery licenses to qualifying farms subject to conditions and regulations issued by the department of regulation.
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2019-06-19
To Senate Special Legislation and Veterans Affairs Committee
RIS0986PassSenate Resolution Congratulating Crossroads Rhode Island On 125 Years Of Helping Rhode Islanders In Need
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2019-06-18
Senate read and passed
RIS0077IntroExpands drug awareness programs to high schools, directs funding from certain civil fines and mandates establishment of criteria for funding.
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2019-06-14
To House Judiciary Committee
RIS0238IntroImposes $250 substance abuse education assessment for conviction of driving under the influence or a violation for refusal to submit to a breathalyzer. Funds would be allocated to BHDDH and used to fund substance abuse programs.
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2019-06-14
To House Judiciary Committee
RIS0059EngrossJoint Resolution Respectfully Urging The Department Of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities And Hospitals And The Executive Office Of Health And Human Services To Increase Certain Direct Worker Wages
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2019-06-13
To House Finance Committee
RIS0080IntroAuthorizes tax assessors to use the last revaluation as the assessed valuation.
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2019-06-13
Committee recommended Substitute A be held for further study
RIS0367PassSenate Resolution Recognizing And Supporting The "know Before You Fly" Campaign As An Official Source Of Safety Education For Prospective And Active Operators Of Unmanned Aircraft Systems In Rhode Island
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2019-06-12
Senate read and passed
RIS0787IntroProvides that documents related to an audit of mattress stewardship fees are considered public records under the access to public records act.
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2019-06-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0833IntroAllows law enforcement officers to utilize mufflers, silencers, or other devices for muffling sound of firearm while acting within scope of official duties while training as tactical teams and under supervision of police chief, colonel of state polic...
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2019-06-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0049IntroExempts from the sales and use taxes products used for feminine hygiene in connection with the menstrual cycle.
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2019-06-06
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS0084IntroProhibits 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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2019-06-06
To House Judiciary Committee
RIS0126IntroAuthorizes state agencies to allow vendors to withhold a commission for developing electronic filing systems.
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2019-06-06
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS0567IntroExempts from the sales and use taxes tangible personal property donated for a charitable purpose to nonprofit organization deemed tax-exempt by both the federal government, this state or any state government of the United States of America.
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2019-06-06
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS0138IntroRestores provisions of chapter 16.2 of title 23 as well as all of chapter 16.3 of title 23, which were repealed or deleted in the 2015 Budget Act, relating to definitions, licensing, and the operation of medical laboratories.
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2019-06-05
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0117IntroAmends the provisions of the Education Equity and Property Tax Relief Act.
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2019-06-05
To Senate Education Committee
RIS0233EngrossExempts volunteer fire companies under the supervision, control, or jurisdiction of another public body from certain posting requirements of the open meetings act.
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2019-06-05
To House Judiciary Committee
RIS0761PassSenate Resolution Respectfully Urging Congress To Request That The Fda Investigates Amending The Qualified Exemption Language In 21 Cfr Section 112.5(a)(2) To Exclude Animal Feed Products From The Definition Of "all Food"
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2019-06-04
Senate read and passed
RIS0197IntroAmends certain sections of the education law to reference the new council on elementary and secondary education, and would make provisions to allow for certification as teachers, military personnel, and their spouses who are certified in another stat...
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2019-05-29
To Senate Education Committee
RIS0891IntroRemoves the word diesel in regard to idling of engines and would pertain to idling of all engines.
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2019-05-29
To Senate Environment and Agriculture Committee
RIS0158IntroRequires that penalties or restitution payments for larceny or campaign expenditure reporting violations be deposited into the general fund.
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2019-05-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0206IntroAmends the definition of the term "disabled," for purposes tax relief, to include persons receiving veterans' affairs disability benefits paid by the federal government.
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2019-05-28
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS0279IntroExempts from sales tax any amount a construction contractor charges clients for materials and supplies in connection with a construction contract.
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2019-05-28
To Senate Finance Committee
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