Rhode Island Representative Jason Knight [D]

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RIH5300Intro
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Bans the possession, sale, and transfer of assault weapons. Possession of assault weapons owned on the effective date of this act would be "grandfathered". Violations are punishable by a fine or imprisonment.
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2023-02-01
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5313Intro
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Requires that Medicaid enrollment be maintained or provided to all inmates in the first 30 days of incarceration at the adult correctional institutions within the department of corrections and the last 30 days of incarceration.
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2023-02-01
To House Finance Committee
RIH5276Intro
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A provider of a club, facility, or services to a consumer must stop automatic deductions from the consumer’s account or credit card within thirty (30) calendar days of receiving a notice to stop from the consumer.
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2023-02-01
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5118Intro
25%
Exempts real and tangible personal property of a municipal and school district employee, with ten (10) years of employment, at a rate of fifty percent (50%) of the property tax bill or $5,000, whichever is greater.
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2023-01-31
Withdrawn at sponsor's request
RIH5233Intro
25%
Renames bridges 00201, 17801 and 17601 in South Kingstown after 3 Medal of Honor recipients, to wit, Sgt. William G. Fournier, Sgt. William J. Babcock, Cpl. David B. Champagne, respectively.
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2023-01-31
[Hearing: Feb 2]
To House Special Legislation Committee
RIH5269PassHouse Resolution Celebrating The 9th Annual "physician Anesthesiologists Week" On January 29th Through February 4, 2023, In The State Of Rhode Island
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2023-01-31
House read and passed
RIH5256Intro
25%
Removes the sunset provision of all statutory law requiring coverage for the treatment of pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections and pediatric acute onset neuropsychiatric syndrome.
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2023-01-27
To House Health & Human Services Committee
RIH5252Intro
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Removes the towns of Warren and Bristol from school bus district Region III and places Warren and Bristol in school bus district Region V.
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2023-01-27
To House Education Committee
RIH5261Intro
25%
Changes zoning distance notice requirements and requires website and social media hearing notice postings.
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2023-01-27
To House Municipal Government & Housing Committee
RIH5248PassHouse Resolution Honoring And Thanking Michael A. Dilauro, Esq. On The Occasion Of His Retirement
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2023-01-26
House read and passed
RIH5246PassHouse Resolution Commemorating “international Holocaust Remembrance Day” On January 27, 2023
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2023-01-26
House read and passed
RIH5243PassHouse Resolution Expressing Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Rhonda Fortin
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2023-01-26
House read and passed
RIH5222Intro
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Provides that in the event of the death of an educator or a student, a local educational agency be given up to five (5) days after the death to implement a flexible school schedule for teachers and students.
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2023-01-25
To House Education Committee
RIH5227Intro
25%
Prohibits any questioning of a juvenile who is suspected of delinquent or criminal behavior, unless the parent of guardian of the juvenile is present, or unless an attorney is present or the juvenile and their parents have waived their presence.
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2023-01-25
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5224Intro
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House Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study And Provide Recommendations Pertaining To Services And Coordination Of State Programs Relating To Older Adult Rhode Islanders
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2023-01-25
To House Health & Human Services Committee
RIH5153PassHouse Resolution Congratulating Classical High School Graduate And Baseball Star Jeremy PeÑa On Being Named The Most Valuable Player Of The 2022 World Series
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2023-01-19
House read and passed
RIH5205Intro
25%
Clarifies the definition of the term "disabled" for purposes of obtaining property tax relief.
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2023-01-19
To House Municipal Government & Housing Committee
RIH5185Intro
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Requires police officers commission on standards and training to provide training and instructions for officers and trainees to more accurately identify complaints involving persons with cognitive or communication-related disabilities.
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2023-01-19
To House State Government & Elections Committee
RIH5171Intro
25%
Requires a covered entity generating organic waste materials of more than 52 tons/year and located less than 30 miles from an authorized composting facility or anaerobic digestion facility to recycle the waste at that facility beginning January 1, 20...
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2023-01-19
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH5210Intro
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Establishes the process to provide a legal mechanism whereby a terminally ill patient may choose to end their life using medications prescribed by a physician.
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2023-01-19
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5174Intro
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Provides a definition of the recognizable high tide line for the public's rights and privileges of the shore.
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2023-01-19
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5195Intro
25%
Allows anyone who rendered services as a correction officer to receive pension credit for service as a state or municipal employee.
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2023-01-19
To House Finance Committee
RIH5149Intro
25%
Abolishes penalty of life without parole and amends/repeals all sections of general laws regulating prisoners serving a sentence of life without parole. It would have prospective and retroactive effect for any offense committed after January 1, 1991.
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2023-01-18
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5055Intro
25%
Allows individuals, who have not reached the age of eighteen (18) years, to vote in a primary election, as long as the voter will be eighteen (18), as of the date of the general or special election.
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2023-01-11
To House State Government & Elections Committee
RIH5033Intro
25%
Prohibits utility companies from limiting eligibility of net metering site based on prior consumption and requires excess energy not consumed to be credited to consumer. Also amends definition of excess renewable net-metering credit.
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2023-01-11
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5041Intro
25%
Extends the time by which the Town of Barrington must commence certain construction projects in order to qualify for an increase in the school housing aid ratio.
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2023-01-11
To House Finance Committee
RIH5064PassHouse Resolution Extending Condolences On The Passing Of Olin Woodrow Thompson, Iii, Esq.
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2023-01-11
House read and passed
RIH5031PassHouse Resolution Urging All Rhode Islanders To Join Together In Strongly Condemning Any And All Forms Of Antisemitism
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2023-01-10
House read and passed
RIH5006Intro
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Provides for abortion coverage in the Medicaid program and repeal the abortion coverage exclusion for state employee insurance plans.
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2023-01-06
To House Judiciary Committee
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