Rhode Island Representative James McLaughlin [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
RIH8125IntroAuthorizes Cumberland to issue $2,500,000 of general obligation bonds and notes in order to finance the development, construction, renovation, improvement, alteration, repair and equipping of recreational areas and facilities in the town.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-08-13
To House Municipal Government Committee
RIH8121IntroHouse Resolution Urging The Cumberland School Department To Resolve The Current Busing Dispute
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-07-30
Withdrawn at sponsor's request
RIH7915PassAmends the definition of "Commission" to include the Cumberland local historic district commission.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-06-26
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8043IntroProvides that the minimum state appropriation for FY 2021 and FY 2022 for each community's foundation level school/education support be not less than the amount appropriated for FY 2020.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-06-18
To House Finance Committee
RIH8075PassHouse Resolution Extending Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Irwin J. Chase
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-06-18
House read and passed
RIH8027PassHouse Resolution Posthumously Honoring Rhode Island Native First Lieutenant And Medal Of Honor Recipient Robert T. Waugh For His Heroic Service To Our Nation In World War Ii
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH8034PassHouse Resolution Expressing Sincere Condolences On The Passing Of Thomas M. Crowley
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH7282EngrossAllows the Honorable Raymond A. Hull to join Kristy Medrano and John Antonio in marriage on or about April 11, 2020, within the City of Warwick, Rhode Island.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-12
To House Special Legislation Committee
RIH7893IntroEnables military service members and their spouses and those individuals certified or licensed in another state to obtain certifications and licenses issued by the department of labor and training subject to certain conditions.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-12
To House Veterans Affairs Committee
RIH7847IntroJoint Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Be Known As The "rhode Island City And Town Revaluation Study Commission" (creates A 15 Member "rhode Island City And Town Revaluation Study Commission," To Study And Make Recommendations ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-12
Committee recommends passage
RIH7958IntroDesignates March 25th as Medal of Honor Day.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-12
To House Veterans Affairs Committee
RIH7448IntroProvides that in the town of Cumberland, the maximum height allowed for a commercial or residential condominium complex would be no more than thirty-five feet (35').
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-11
Withdrawn at sponsor's request (03/12/2020)
RIH7475IntroProvides that financial security is required for any motor vehicle registered or required to be registered in the state of Rhode Island.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-10
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7517IntroAdds the administrator of the supreme court as an individual authorized to perform marriages and would clarify that the current administrators of the superior court, family court, district court, or traffic tribunal are empowered to perform marriages...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-10
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7511IntroProvides that violations of chapter 34 of title 31 pertaining to rental vehicles are civil violations subject to the jurisdiction of the Rhode Island traffic tribunal.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-10
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7979IntroExempts active members of the retirement system employed as state public safety professionals from the cost to purchase credit for military service and interest charges.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-06
To House Finance Committee
RIH7980IntroProvides a full tax exemption for any real property that is owned by or held in trust for the benefit of disabled veterans of the United States Armed Services if that property serves as the "disabled veteran's" primary residence.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-06
To House Finance Committee
RIH7978IntroIncreases medical assistance coverage for medical assistance coverage/income eligibility for Medicaid cost-sharing for individuals with incomes not to exceed 135% of the federal poverty.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-06
To House Finance Committee
RIH7488IntroAuthorizes municipalities to adopt ordinances restricting vaping in public places and areas near schools, day care and hospitals.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-05
To House Municipal Government Committee
RIH7973PassHouse Resolution Extending Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Christopher Young
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-05
House read and passed
RIH7479IntroRemoves the $25.00 limit on tuition for a motorist to attend a driver education course, and would allow a judge or magistrate to delay the imposition of a suspension or revocation of a driver's license or registration for a period up to 30 days.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-03
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7476IntroImposes three hundred dollar substance abuse education assessment for any conviction of driving under the influence or refusal to submit to breathalyzer. Funds would be allocated to department of behavioral health and used for substance abuse program...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-03
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7542IntroMakes it a traffic offense for a motorist to fail to yield the right-of-way when leaving a public roadway to enter or cross a private road or driveway.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-03-03
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7416IntroAmends the definition of "disabled", for the purposes of property tax relief, to include veterans who earn less than thirty thousand dollars ($30,000) annually and who receive disability benefits.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-27
To House Municipal Government Committee
RIH7642IntroProvides immediate family members or two (2) guests of residents of the Rhode Island veterans' home access to the dining room for lunch and/or dinner at no charge to the resident, family members or guests.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-27
To House Veterans Affairs Committee
RIH7674IntroRequires the state to make a one-time appropriation to all school districts who had their state educational aid reduced for the 2019-2020 fiscal year, as compared to their 2018-2019 fiscal year aid, to make up for that reduction in state aid.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-26
To House Finance Committee
RIH7675IntroJoint Resolution Making An Appropriation Of Two Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars ($250,000) For The Benefit Of The Boys And Girls Clubs Of America, Rhode Island (this Resolution Authorizes The Appropriation Of The Sum Of Two Hundred Fifty Thousand Doll...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-26
To House Finance Committee
RIH7697IntroReorganizes the Rhode Island Veterans' Home into a quasi-public corporation of state operated by an eleven member board of directors.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-26
To House Finance Committee
RIH7879IntroCreates the life appropriations act prohibiting public dollars from the state of Rhode Island to be awarded to any entity that performs convenience abortions.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-26
To House Finance Committee
RIH7355IntroHouse Resolution Recognizing The Fetus As A Human Life Upon The Existence Of A Heartbeat
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-25
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7617IntroAwards all pension system members 3% COLA applied to first $30,000 of retirement allowance annually exp. 1/1/21 provided prior year investment return gains 10% or more until fund is 80% funded.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-14
To House Finance Committee
RIH7639IntroHouse Resolution Creating An Emergency Oversight Commission On The Department Of Children, Youth, And Families (creates A 9 Member Emergency Oversight Commission On The Department Of Children, Youth, And Families, Who Would Report Back To The House B...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-14
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7410IntroCreates a special motor vehicle registration plate for recipients of the United States Bronze Star Medal.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-13
To House Special Legislation Committee
RIH7473IntroHouse Resolution Respectfully Requesting That The Rhode Island Department Of Health Require That All Private Insurance Companies In Rhode Island Cover Smoking Cessation Programs
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-06
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7382IntroProvides an exemption, for private detectives and private security guards, from the law banning nontransparent windshields and windows.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7418PassHouse Resolution Expressing Condolences On The Passing Of The Honorable Thomas F. Fay
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-02-04
House read and passed
RIH7172IntroCreates special motor vehicle registration plates for vehicles based on the entity Rhode Island Fire Chiefs Honor Flight Hub.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-31
To House Special Legislation Committee
RIH7405IntroEstablishes "chaplain's fund" to collect donations for use in activities to enhance morale/welfare/recreation of veterans' home residents maintained and operated by the advisory council of veterans' affairs.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-31
To House Finance Committee
RIH7395IntroAmends the nurse licensure compact and adopts an enhanced version of the act, to allow nurses to hold a multi-state license which would allow them to practice across state lines without having to obtain multiple licenses.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-31
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7373IntroExempts the trade-in values of motorcycles from sales tax and would exempt from state sales tax the trade-in value of any pickup under eight thousand one hundred pounds (8100 lbs.) gross weight.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-30
To House Finance Committee
RIH7275IntroProhibits any fees for the replacement/reinstallation/reconnection of a defective or damaged cable box and any replacement/reinstallation/reconnection shall be completed within 48 hours of the subscriber's request.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-28
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7317PassHouse Resolution Joyously Celebrating The 100th Birthday Of Mary V. Goes
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-28
House read and passed
RIH7185IntroJoint Resolution Making An Appropriation Of $800,000 To Department Of Education For Central Falls Educational Aid For Fiscal Year 2020-2021 (authorizes The Appropriation Of The Sum Of $800,000 To The Department Of Education For Educational Aid To Cen...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-22
To House Finance Committee
RIH7078IntroRaises juror's fees for each day's attendance on the superior court from $15.00 per day to $25.00 per day commencing July 1, 2020, and increases to $35.00 per day commencing July 1, 2021 and thereafter.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-10
To House Finance Committee
RIH7061PassHouse Resolution Celebrating National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day On January 9, 2020
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2020-01-09
House read and passed
Syndicate content
feedback