Rhode Island Senator Frank Lombardi [D] | Introduced

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
RIS0062IntroRequires 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.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-19
[Hearing: Jun 20]
Proposed Substitute
RIS0518IntroAllows license holders to restrict any patron who has not reached his or her twenty first birthday from entering the licensed establishment after ten o'clock (10:00) pm.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-19
House passed Sub A as amended in concurrence
RIS0712IntroClarifies the rights and options of government employees who decide not to join their employer's exclusive bargaining unit.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-19
Committee recommends passage of Sub A in concurrence
RIS0868IntroDirects the council on elementary/secondary education to implement assessment/evaluation systems for teachers/administrators.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-19
Placed on Senate Calendar (06/25/2019)
RIS0890IntroRequires that only certified nurses-teachers may be employed as school nurses in elementary and secondary schools.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-19
Committee recommends passage
RIS0951IntroReplaces two (2) employees from the department of health with one municipal official and would add one practicing, licensed emergency medical technician to serve on the ambulance service coordinating advisory board.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-19
[Hearing: Jun 20]
Proposed Substitute
RIS0970IntroFor motor vehicle alcohol-related offense blood/urine testing and ignition interlock system may be ordered.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0474IntroAllows local boards of canvassers to combine voting districts in special elections for approval/rejection of questions or when no officials will be elected or in primary elections only with board of election approval.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-18
Placed on House Calendar (06/20/2019)
RIS0475IntroAdopts the uniform interstate depositions and discovery act, and amends the current law regarding depositions taken for use in a foreign jurisdiction by referencing the new act.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-18
[Hearing: Jun 20]
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0719IntroAdds elementary or secondary school mathematics, world languages or science educators to those individuals eligible for a fellowship.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-18
Placed on Senate Calendar (06/20/2019)
RIS0687IntroAllows a contractor or builder to hire a qualified third-party inspector or state inspector to perform an inspection if a building official fails to perform an inspection within forty-eight (48) hours after notification, excluding weekends/holidays.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-18
Placed on House Calendar (06/20/2019)
RIS0845IntroRequires 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.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-18
Placed on House Calendar (06/20/2019)
RIS0027IntroRepeals the current chapter of the general laws regarding immunity for food donors to food banks, and would adopt a new chapter with comprehensive immunity provisions for persons involved in donating food to food banks.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-14
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0908IntroEstablishes the commuter transportation benefit act. Employers with twenty (20) or more employees would provide a pre-tax transportation fringe benefit program or provide transportation to the employees.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-12
To Senate Labor Committee
RIS0074IntroEnacts a ten (10) year statute of limitations on any assessment of tax due and payable or commencement of any collection action for any tax due and payable by the tax administrator for certain taxes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0720IntroMakes numerous changes to the merit system.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-11
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS0782IntroCodifies the lawful procedure for a bicyclist to follow when complying with traffic control signals.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0834IntroRequires all state departments cooperate with judicial nominating commission, provide any information that might assist in judicial selection. Requires DOA provide secure office space on state property. Requires written minutes of all commission meet...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-11
Committee recommended Substitute A be held for further study
RIS0048IntroEstablishes personal income tax credit for persons incurring expenses caring for relative requiring assistance with daily living activities certified by a licensed physician for tax years from/after 12/31/19.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-06
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS0345IntroProhibits the inclusion of noncompete agreements in broadcast industry employment contracts that are entered into after January 1, 2020.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-06
Committee recommends passage
RIS0263IntroRequires charter public schools include on their board of governors or trustees, one member from host community to be appointed by the school committee of said community.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-05
To Senate Education Committee
RIS0709IntroMakes sweeping changes to the motor vehicles laws by repealing the many sections that require the filing of security or bond with the DMV following a motor vehicle accident.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-30
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
RIS0914IntroAllows a veteran who qualifies to be buried at the Rhode Island veterans' memorial cemetery to designate a domestic partner to be buried with them.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-29
To Senate Special Legislation and Veterans Affairs Committee
RIS0499IntroMakes it a felony to isolate an elder or dependent adult and would expand the persons entitled to notice when a guardianship or conservatorship petition is filed in the probate court for dependents or elderly adults.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0894IntroJoint Resolution Making An Appropriation Of $140,000 To Urban Ventures
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-22
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS0888IntroAllows small loan lenders to charge fees on loans up to $5,000 provided the fees are disclosed and agreed to in written instrument signed by borrower and licensee.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-22
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS0830IntroLimited compassion centers to purchase marijuana for resale as medical marijuana.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0373IntroPermits employees who are covered by employer sponsored disability insurance programs to elect to be exempt from the state temporary disability insurance program, provided the employer has submitted documentation to the director confirming such cover...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-15
To Senate Labor Committee
RIS0726IntroComprehensively amends the state's apprenticeship laws to make them easier to understand and be more consistent with each other and applicable federal regulations.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-15
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0836IntroCreates a mechanism for employees to enforce their existing right to continuation of medical benefits, reinstatement of status and benefits after returning from being a temporary caregiver and relating to Sunday wage laws.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-15
To Senate Labor Committee
RIS0838IntroProvides a special motor vehicle registration plate honoring the New York Yankees for their twenty-six (26) World Championships and the New York Yankees Universe Fund for their financial support to conquer childhood cancer.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-15
To Senate Special Legislation and Veterans Affairs Committee
RIS0835IntroProhibits an employer, employment agency, labor organization, or employee, to commit any act declared to be an unlawful employment practice; individuals would be held personally liable for such conduct.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-15
To Senate Labor Committee
RIS0332IntroRegulates snow removal contracts between service providers and service receivers, limit liability between them, and declare certain indemnity agreements void as against public policy.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0774IntroIncludes in the practice of physical therapy ordering diagnostic images and studies provided they are performed and interpreted by other licensed health care professionals.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-07
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
RIS0691IntroExpands the definition of "family member" for purposes of zoning ordinances.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-03
To House Judiciary Committee
RIS0240IntroExempts unclassified employees covered by terms/provisions of collective bargaining from 2 grade increase limit per year at the maximum of the grade.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-01
To Senate Labor Committee
RIS0613IntroAmends the provisions for prompt payment of monies owed by the department of administration to their contractors or subcontractors.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-01
To Senate Labor Committee
RIS0073IntroRequires the tax administrator to commence any action for collection of personal income tax due and payable within ten (10) years of April 15 of the year the tax return was or would have been filed.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0455IntroChanges the definition of owner to exclude the state and municipalities for the purposes of liability limitations relating to public use of private lands.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0651IntroRequires public utilities and electric distribution companies to provide prompt and adequate service to its rate payers relating to new service and service upgrades.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
To Senate Commerce Committee
RIS0293IntroProvides consumer protection in eye care services by developing standards and enforcement protocols related to the utilization of emergent technologies in the provision of eye care services, as well as for the delegation of eye care services by provi...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-25
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
RIS0400IntroRequires all school districts to designate an athletic trainer to be available for high school athletic practices and games.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-24
To Senate Education Committee
RIS0030IntroMandates that a landlord have a general liability policy of at least $100,000 in effect for those injured on premises due to the landlord's negligence. Failure to provide proof of insurance would preclude a landlord from proceeding on an eviction act...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0592IntroRegulates fiduciary and designated recipient access to digital assets relating to probate practice and procedure by creating the "Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act" to promote uniformity of the law among states that enact it.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0672IntroProvides that payments for injuries in the line-of-duty, issued as part of the collective bargaining agreement between the state of Rhode Island and the Rhode Island department of corrections, shall not be subject to taxation.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-12
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS0560IntroAllows state employees who had also been a correctional officer to elect to combine their service time earned from each job, for the determination of their retirement eligibility date and calculation of retirement benefits.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-11
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS0664IntroAdds department of corrections' correctional officers to the list of public safety employees that are entitled to their full salary if they are injured and become disabled as a result of performance of their job duties.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-11
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS0237IntroAmends the penalty provisions for disorderly conduct, willful trespass, and shoplifting.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0191IntroRepeals the provisions of the general laws allowing deferred deposit providers, also known as "payday lenders."
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-09
Committee heard
RIS0596IntroProvides for specific fines and sanctions to operators of motor vehicles who fail to exercise due care to avoid colliding with a vulnerable road user causing injury, serious injury, or death to the vulnerable road user.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
Syndicate content
feedback