Rhode Island Representative Joshua Giraldo [D]

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RIH6119EngrossImposes one year moratorium on enforcement of municipal ordinance or zoning requirement that penalizes owners of food service establishments/bars for modifications/alternations to their premises in response to an emergency declaration.
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2021-06-24
[Hearing: Jun 24]

Committee recommends passage of Sub B
RIH5585IntroRepeals § 5-3-7 of the general laws which gives the director of the department of labor and training the authority to exempt certain classes of employees from receiving overtime pay for Sunday and holiday work.
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2021-06-23
[Hearing: Jun 25]

Proposed Substitute
RIH5698EngrossSEE TITLE 16 CHAPTER 97 -- THE RHODE ISLAND BOARD OF EDUCATION ACT) (Requires all public schools to send out written invitations to all parents, guardians or caretakers of students inviting those parents, guardians or caretakers to an orientation at ...
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2021-06-23
Committee recommends passage in concurrence
RIH6408IntroAuthorizes the Central Falls to issue bonds in an amount not to exceed $5,760,000 to finance the construction, renovation, improvement, alteration, repair, furnishing and equipping of schools and school facilities in the city.
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2021-06-23
To House Finance Committee
RIH6454IntroRequires that penalties or restitution payments for larceny of a campaign account or campaign expenditure reporting violations be deposited into the Rhode Island crime victim compensation program fund and not into the candidate's campaign account.
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2021-06-23
[Hearing: Jun 25]
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5270EngrossCreates the Human Trafficking Reporting and Prevention Act applicable to hotels, requiring them to educate their employees about identifying, reporting and preventing human trafficking, on their premises.
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2021-06-22
[Hearing: Jun 24]
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH5733EngrossAllows jurors to donate their juror fees to the state. Any such donation would be deposited into a restricted receipt account in the general fund and shall be allocated to the Rhode Island Veterans Home Community Living Center.
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2021-06-22
[Hearing: Jun 24]
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH6458IntroReduces the appoint the historian laureate from a five (5) year term to a two (2) year term, and requires the historian laureate to develop and implement programs about pertinent aspects of Rhode Island history.
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2021-06-22
To House State Government & Elections Committee
RIH6455IntroMakes the hate crime sentencing enhancement applicable to petty misdemeanors.
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2021-06-22
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH6079EngrossISAAC'S LAW) (Prohibits discrimination against a potential organ transplant recipient based solely on a physical or mental disability.
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2021-06-21
Committee recommends passage in concurrence
RIH5522EngrossEstablishes a process for CCRI, RIC and URI to accept for college credit an advanced placement subject test score of three (3) ("qualified") or better in an advanced placement course.
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2021-06-09
Committee heard
RIH5714IntroExpands the Rite Track Program to provide health care coverage to children up to age nineteen (19) funded by federal funds, if available, or if not available, by state funds.
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2021-06-09
To House Finance Committee
RIH5697IntroRequires implementation of education courses in African American history in elementary and secondary schools in Rhode Island commencing in the 2022-2023 school year.
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2021-06-04
To Senate Education Committee
RIH6386PassHouse Resolution Recognizing The 100th Anniversary Of The Tulsa Race Massacre
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2021-06-03
House read and passed
RIH5491PassRequires the council on elementary and secondary education, in consultation with the Rhode Island department of education, to develop and approve statewide academic standards for the instruction of consumer education in public high schools.
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2021-06-01
Signed by Governor
RIH6370IntroAuthorizes the director of the department of business regulation to license the cultivation and sale of marijuana.
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2021-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH6124IntroExempts active members of the retirement system employed as a state public safety professional and/or a municipal police officer from the cost to purchase credit for military service and interest charges.
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2021-05-27
To House Finance Committee
RIH6358IntroProvides that portions of the city of Central Falls would be included within the Pawtucket Downtown Redevelopment Project.
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2021-05-27
To House Finance Committee
RIH5686IntroRepeals the provisions of the general laws allowing deferred deposit providers, also known as "payday lenders."
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2021-05-25
To House Finance Committee
RIH5955IntroProtects food security and creates agricultural jobs and opportunities with the goal of creating food security. Employs several mechanisms to do so, including the creation of the agriculture jobs bureau, to be located within the division of agricultu...
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2021-05-25
To House Finance Committee
RIH6125PassHouse Resolution Respectfully Recommending That The Chief Executive Officer Of Each Rhode Island City And Town Create An Independent Five Person Commission To Ensure That Any And All Federal Monies Received By The Cities And Towns In The Forthcoming ...
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2021-05-25
House passed Sub A
RIH6249PassIncreases partial unemployment benefits by disregarding an amount of earnings when calculating weekly benefit rate with expiration date of 6/30/22.
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2021-05-21
Signed by Governor
RIH6337IntroRequires the transacting parties/new hospital seeking conversion to supply additional information in application for review by the DOH/DAG relating to staffing levels/pension plans/community impact.
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2021-05-20
To House Corporations Committee
RIH6351PassHouse Resolution Extending Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Leo Larivee, Past Grand Knight (pgk) And Past Faithful Navigator (pfn) Knights Of Columbus Sullivan Council
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2021-05-19
House read and passed
RIH6343PassHouse Resolution Honoring Carmen Diaz-jusino For Her Distinguished Business Career And Requesting That The Small Business Administration Give Her Serious Consideration For The Position Of Small Business Administration Regional Administrator For New E...
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2021-05-18
House read and passed
RIH6234IntroJoint Resolution Making An Appropriation Of Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($500,000) For The Benefit Of Rhode Island Free Clinic (authorizes The Appropriation Of The Sum Of Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($500,000) For The Rhode Island Free Clinic.)
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2021-05-13
To House Finance Committee
RIH6268IntroIncreases reimbursement rates for behavioral health providers over a five (5) year period. The minimum increase per year would be four percent (4%) resulting in a total increase of twenty-three and four tenths percent (23.4%).
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2021-05-13
To House Finance Committee
RIH6137PassAllows Christina Marie Tucciarone to join the Honorable Leonela Felix and Gregory Donald Kowalski in marriage on or about June 12, 2021, within the City of Pawtucket, Rhode Island.
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2021-05-11
Signed by Governor
RIH6312IntroProvides that scholarships received directly from the College Crusade Scholarship Program would not be considered financial aid pursuant to the Rhode Island Promise Scholarships, and provides the program with access to certain student data.
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2021-05-07
To House Education Committee
RIH5227IntroAdds one new income tax bracket for purposes of state income taxation.
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2021-05-06
To House Finance Committee
RIH6304PassHouse Resolution Celebrating "national Hospital Week" On May 9th Through May 15th In The State Of Rhode Island
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2021-05-06
House read and passed
RIH5477PassAuthorizes the town of Cumberland to issue general obligation bonds and notes not to exceed $2,500,000 for the development/improvement/repair/alteration/construction/renovation/equipping of recreational areas and facilities in the town.
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2021-04-23
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH5257PassProhibits discrimination in housing against those persons who have a lawful source of income.
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2021-04-15
Signed by Governor
RIH5828PassHouse Resolution Reinstating The Life Of And Extending The Reporting And Expiration Dates Of The Special Legislative Commission To Study And Provide Recommendations For Encouraging More Persons Of Color To Enter The Field Of Education (reinstates The...
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2021-04-13
House read and passed
RIH6152IntroAmends law enforcement officers' bill of rights.
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2021-04-13
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH6153IntroAmends the law enforcement officers' bill of rights to provide greater accountability in the disciplinary process over law enforcement officers.
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2021-04-13
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH6227PassHouse Resolution Honoring Central Falls Police Chief, Colonel Anthony Roberson, On Being The First African-american Police Colonel In Rhode Island And Thanking Him For His Many Years Of Exemplary And Distinguished Public Service
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2021-04-13
House read and passed
RIH5273IntroDBR to conduct social/racial equity analysis on issuance of business licenses to include license to sell marijuana.
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2021-04-12
To House State Government & Elections Committee
RIH5683IntroReduces the eligibility requirement for many prospective members of the Rhode Island Works' Program making it easier for some to qualify for its benefits.
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2021-04-08
To House Finance Committee
RIH6170IntroExempts from taxation any loan forgiveness under the federal Paycheck Protection Program.
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2021-04-07
To House Finance Committee
RIH5309IntroImposes a moratorium on non-essential evictions/mortgage foreclosures during a state of emergency declared by the governor relating to residential property and establishes an eviction diversion program to resolve landlord-tenant eviction disputes.
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2021-03-31
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5837IntroAllows high school students receiving state Silver/Gold Seal of Biliteracy to earn 2 to 4 semesters of college credit toward minor/major in language at public university/community college if requested within 3 yrs. after high school graduation.
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2021-03-31
To House Education Committee
RIH5838IntroEstablishes concurrent enrollment courses for students enrolled in accelerated world language courses thereby allowing the students to earn credits towards a degree at a state university while contemporaneously earning credits towards high school dip...
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2021-03-31
To House Education Committee
RIH5381IntroRequires firearm sellers to require purchaser to execute medical authorization/release form for release of records relating to addiction/alcoholism/mental health illness for a period of five (5) years.
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2021-03-19
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5556IntroBans the possession, sale, and transfer of assault weapons.
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2021-03-19
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5305IntroDriver's licenses to undocumented immigrants.
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2021-03-17
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5349IntroHouse Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study And Provide Recommendations For The Development And Implementation Of An Anti-littering Education Program For Rhode Island Public Elementary School Students (creates A 9 Member Commi...
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2021-03-17
To House Education Committee
RIH5734IntroProhibits a landlord from asking about the immigration status of a tenant, prospective tenant, occupant, or prospective occupant of residential rental property.
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2021-03-17
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5713IntroRequires that one third of all Rhode Island teachers, for the next three years, be trained in the basic emergency and response skills curriculum ("BEARS"), specifically in hand-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation, Heimlich maneuver, and bleeding contr...
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2021-03-17
To House Education Committee
RIH5776IntroProhibits financial institutions from investing in private detention centers or continuing to invest with any institution, company or subsidiary of a company that owns or contracts with a government entity to manage or run a prison.
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2021-03-16
To House Corporations Committee
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