Rhode Island Representative Joseph Shekarchi [D]

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RIH8094PassThis act makes a number of technical amendments to the general laws, prepared at the recommendation of the Law Revision Office.
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2020-07-25
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8101PassTo Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Lawrence-sunset Cove Association
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2020-07-25
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8104PassAllows Benjamin Wilcox to join Emily Elizabeth Ward and Sean David McFarland in marriage on or about October 31, 2020, within the City of Cranston, Rhode Island.
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2020-07-25
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8105PassTo Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Migrant, Llc
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2020-07-25
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8103PassAllows Jonathan Silva to join Angela Elena Silva and John McVey Tully in marriage on or about September 18, 2020, within the Town of Westerly, Rhode Island.
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2020-07-25
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7541PassRepeals current state law regarding paternity and replaces it with a uniform parentage act that provides procedures establishing parentage, genetic testing, surrogacy agreements and assisted reproduction.
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2020-07-21
Signed by Governor
RIH8113IntroDesignates physical, occupational, speech, and music therapies and behavioral health services as essential special services to be provided to students with disabilities during times of a declared emergency.
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2020-07-17
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH8106PassHouse Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study And Provide Recommendations On The Status And Requirements For Rhode Island's Nursing Homes (creates A 15 Member Commission To Study And Provide Recommendations On The Status And Req...
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2020-07-16
House read and passed
RIH8107PassHouse Resolution Expressing Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Mario Casinelli, Jr., Rph.
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2020-07-16
House read and passed
RIH8110PassHouse Resolution Honoring Suzanne Magaziner On Being Named The Chief Marshal Of The 2020 Bristol 4th Of July Parade, The Oldest 4th Of July Celebration In America
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2020-07-16
House read and passed
RIH8109PassHouse Resolution Celebrating The 210th Anniversary Of Colombian Independence Day On July 20th Of 2020
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2020-07-16
House read and passed
RIH8111PassHouse Resolution Congratulating Captain Mark Turner, United States Navy (retired), On Being Named The Speaker For The Patriotic Exercises For The 2020 Bristol Fourth Of July Parade, The Oldest Annual 4th Of July Celebration In America
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2020-07-16
House read and passed
RIH7523IntroEnables the state lottery division of the department of revenue to enter into a contract extension with IGT Global Solutions Corporation and contract extensions with Twin River and affiliates of Twin River.
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2020-07-14
Committee recommended Substitute A be held for further study
RIH7624IntroMandates minimum staffing levels/standards for quality care for nursing homes with penalties for violations/grants for enhanced training/wages adjusted for inflation.
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2020-07-08
To House Finance Committee
RIH7022PassEnables the town council of Portsmouth to transfer and/or convey parcels of land owned by the town on Prudence Island to the Prudence Island School Foundation to be used for educational purposes.
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2020-06-26
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7192PassAmends the North Providence legislative town charter to gradually increase the mayor's compensation from ($75,000.00) to ($85,000.00) for FY 2020, to ($95,000.00) for FY 2021, to ($105,000.00) beginning on FY 2022 and each year thereafter.
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2020-06-26
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RIH7557PassAuthorizes the town of Smithfield to issue a total of five (5) Class A liquor store licenses.
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2020-06-26
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RIH8069PassAllows Carl Joseph Woolf to join Andrea Jane Kowalczyk and John Thomas Mosby in marriage on or about October 25, 2020, within the City of Providence, Rhode Island.
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2020-06-26
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7076PassAllows the Honorable Stephen R. Ucci to join Darlene M. Boudreau and the Honorable Michael A. Morin in marriage on or about July 30, 2020, within the City of Warwick, Rhode Island.
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2020-06-24
Signed by Governor
RIH7882PassAllows David Rathbun to join Miranda Giusti and Cory Richard Burmeister in marriage on or about June 20, 2020, within the City of Providence, Rhode Island.
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2020-06-18
Signed by Governor
RIH7888PassAllows the Honorable Christopher Blazejewski to join the Honorable Lauren Carson and Guy E. Cummings in marriage on or about May 22, 2020, within the Town of Portsmouth, Rhode Island.
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2020-06-18
Signed by Governor
RIH8037IntroIncreases the maximum fine amount for those found guilty of unprofessional conduct by the board of medical licensure and discipline from $10,000 to $30,000, and establishes a new chapter of the general laws which gives board the authority to levy fin...
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2020-06-18
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8076PassHouse Resolution Honoring Jessica Brier, Rn, Ms, Cv Cns-bc On Her Retirement From The Miriam Hospital
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2020-06-18
House read and passed
RIH8073PassHouse Resolution Expressing Condolences On The Passing Of The Honorable Dorothy B. Edwards
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2020-06-18
House read and passed
RIH8024PassHouse Resolution Extending Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Arthur Joseph Hewes
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2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH8028PassHouse Resolution Proclaiming April 24, 2020, As "armenian Genocide Remembrance Day" To Commemorate The Armenian Genocide Of 1915 To 1923, And In Honor Of Armenian-amercians
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2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH8018PassHouse Resolution Expressing Deepest Sympathy On The Passing Of Edna O’neill Mattson
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2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH8019PassHouse Resolution Expressing Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of The Honorable Armando Emilio Batastini, Jr.
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2020-06-17
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
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2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH8033PassHouse Resolution Celebrating March 25, 2020, As The 199th Anniversary Of Greek Independence Day
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2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH8032PassHouse Resolution Expressing Condolences On The Passing Of Richard D. Fossa
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2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH8020PassHouse Resolution Expressing Deepest Sympathy On The Passing Of Enid Yurman
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2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH8035PassHouse Resolution Proclaiming And Celebrating May 20th Of 2020, As "child Care Awareness Day" In The State Of Rhode Island
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2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH8022PassHouse Resolution Expressing Deepest Sympathy On The Passing Of Virginia Coates Chafee, Former First Lady Of Rhode Island
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2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH8023PassHouse Resolution Expressing Sincere Condolences On The Passing Of Joan F. Byrnes
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2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH8021PassHouse Resolution Expressing Sincere Condolences On The Passing Of Josephine D. Slater
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2020-06-17
House read and passed
RIH7883EngrossAllows David Rathbun to join Ariana Santos and Michael Robert in marriage on or about October 6, 2020, within the City of Providence, Rhode Island.
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2020-06-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH8007IntroJoint Resolution Relating To A Lease Agreement For Leased Exhibition, Office And Vault Storage Space (this Joint Resolution Would Authorize A Lease Agreement For Exhibition, Office And Vault Storage Space For The Department Of State.)
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2020-06-11
To House Finance Committee
RIH7884EngrossAllows James S. Bennett to join Pamela L. Caiano and Anthony F. Rosciti in marriage on or about May 29, 2020, within the City of Newport, Rhode Island.
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2020-06-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH7011PassAllows Joseph R. Paolino, Jr., to join Kara Elizabeth Paolino Marchionte and Adam Hayden in marriage on or about April 4, 2020, within the City of Providence, Rhode Island.
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2020-03-17
Signed by Governor
RIH7247PassAuthorizes motion picture tax credits for a production that does not have its primary location within the state, provided a minimum of ten million dollars in state certified production costs are incurred and paid within a twelve (12) month period.
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2020-03-17
Signed by Governor
RIH7991PassAllows John Austin Murphy to join Sabrina R. Araujo and James A. Chamberlain in marriage on or about March 23, 2020, within the City of Providence, Rhode Island.
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2020-03-17
Signed by Governor
RIH7998IntroWaives the adoption fee to adopt a dog or cat from a public animal shelter for a veteran that presents a current and valid driver’s license or identification card with the word “veteran” printed on its face.
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2020-03-12
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH8004IntroMakes it an unlawful practice to discriminate in the sale of a product or service based on a person's lawful employment or political affiliation/position.
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2020-03-12
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8002IntroIncreases the exemption for estate taxes to two million five hundred thousand dollars ($2,500,000) effective January 1, 2022. There would be a further increased estate tax exemption to five million dollars ($5,000,000) effective January 1, 2024.
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2020-03-12
To House Finance Committee
RIH7291IntroRequires elementary/secondary schools to have at least 1 school employee trained to administer/assist with the self-administering of seizure rescue medication prescribed to treat seizure disorder systems and the use of prescribed electrical stimulati...
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2020-03-11
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7397IntroRemoves the requirement to have a person trained in first aid in close proximity to operate a swimming pool without a lifeguard.
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2020-03-11
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7995PassHouse Resolution Extending Condolences On The Passing Of Former Rhode Island State Senator And Parliamentarian The Honorable John M. Roney
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2020-03-11
House read and passed
RIH7994PassHouse Resolution Expressing Condolences On The Passing Of Nicholas Alahverdian
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2020-03-11
House read and passed
RIH7992PassHouse Resolution Reaffirming The Friendship Between Rhode Island And Taiwan, Enhancing Bilateral Trade Relations And Supporting Taiwan In The International Community
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2020-03-11
House read and passed
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