Rhode Island Representative June Speakman [D]

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RIH5415IntroDesignate "Northern Star Coral" as the official state coral.
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2021-05-14
Placed on House Calendar (05/19/2021)
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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2021-05-14
[Hearing: May 20]
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5811IntroRequires the participation and input of the EOHHS, DHS, DCYF and BHDDH in medical assistance and public assistance caseload estimating conferences and the generation of monthly data to the members of the case load estimating conference.
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2021-05-13
To House Finance Committee
RIH6335PassHouse Resolution Honoring And Recognizing Each And Every Rhode Island School Teacher As 2021 "teachers Of The Year"
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2021-05-12
House read and passed
RIH5376EngrossProhibits the intentional simultaneous release of ten (10) or more balloons inflated with lighter-than-air gas.
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2021-05-07
To Senate Environment and Agriculture Committee
RIH5227IntroAdds one new income tax bracket for purposes of state income taxation.
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2021-05-06
To House Finance Committee
RIH6238IntroAuthorizes cities/towns to establish a property tax credit program in exchange for volunteer service by persons over age 60 up to $1,500 calculated by multiplying service hours by the state minimum wage per hour.
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2021-05-06
To House Municipal Government & Housing Committee
RIH6270IntroAllows the Bristol police department to receive assistance from police departments of nonadjacent cities and towns and the department of public safety for events sponsored by the Bristol Fourth of July committee.
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2021-05-06
To House Municipal Government & Housing Committee
RIH6306PassHouse Resolution Proclaiming The Week Of May 3rd Through May 7th Of 2021, To Be "teacher Appreciation Week" In The State Of Rhode Island
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2021-05-06
House read and passed
RIH6250IntroCreates a self-employment assistance program in the DLT.
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2021-05-04
To House Finance Committee
RIH6291PassHouse Resolution Expressing Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Flynn Sullivan
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2021-05-04
House read and passed
RIH6293PassHouse Resolution Commemorating May Of 2021 As "mental Health Awareness Month" And May 20th Of 2021 As "mental Health Action Day" In The State Of Rhode Island
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2021-05-04
House read and passed
RIH6215IntroAmends the definition of sexual orientation. Allows cases in superior court. Allows mediation prior to superior court case. Prohibits court order unless attorney fee waiver is signed. Repeals exemptions to sexual discrimination.
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2021-04-27
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH6258PassHouse Resolution Expressing Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Vartan Gregorian, Nationally Acclaimed Historian And Philanthropist
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2021-04-27
House read and passed
RIH6252IntroHouse Resolution Creating Special House Legislative Commission To Study The Effects And Procedures For The Reorganization Of The Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council (crmc) (creates A 15 Member Commission To Study The Effects And Procedu...
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2021-04-26
To House State Government & Elections Committee
RIH6253IntroRequires parking lots to designate parking spaces for electric vehicles/installation of charging stations for new existing public/private parking lots with fines for parking violations/compliance. Effective 7/1/21.
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2021-04-26
To House State Government & Elections Committee
RIH6248IntroCreates paycheck protection program for small businesses of with 50 employees or less for forgivable loans of $50,000 or less modeled on federal program with sunset date of 6/30/2022.
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2021-04-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH6251IntroWaives beach parking fees at any state beach for any person that qualifies for a free or reduced lunch pursuant to § 16-8-10.
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2021-04-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH5257PassProhibits discrimination in housing against those persons who have a lawful source of income.
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2021-04-15
Signed by Governor
RIH6210IntroProvides patients opportunity to opt out of information disclosure under HIE.
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2021-04-15
To House Health & Human Services Committee
RIH5929IntroProvides for medical assistance health care for expectant mothers and would establish medical assistance coverage and reimbursement rates for perinatal doula services. Effective 7/1/22.
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2021-04-14
To House Finance Committee
RIH5687IntroProvides that a portion of the real estate conveyance tax be apportioned to a newly established restricted receipt account known as the housing production fund.
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2021-04-13
To House Finance Committee
RIH5728IntroAuthorizes state police to provide retention/storage of municipal police officers body camera footage.
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2021-04-13
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH6232PassHouse Resolution Celebrating March 22, 2021, Through March 28, 2021, As "world Doula Week" In The State Of Rhode Island
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2021-04-13
House read and passed
RIH6224PassHouse Resolution Expressing Condolences To The Wright Family Of Minnesota On The Passing Of Daunte Wright
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2021-04-13
House read and passed
RIH6226PassHouse Resolution Thanking Elizabeth Vorro For Her Thirty Years Of Distinguished Public Service With The National Labor Relations Board
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2021-04-13
House read and passed
RIH5868IntroCreates an eighteen (18) member special commission to reapportion all general assembly districts and congressional districts based on 2020 federal Census data by January 15, 2022.
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2021-04-12
To House State Government & Elections Committee
RIH5445PassEstablishes a statewide greenhouse gas emission reduction mandate.
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2021-04-10
Signed by Governor
RIH5572IntroCreates the Lila Manfield Sapinsley Compassionate Care Act, to provide a legal mechanism whereby a terminally ill patient may choose to end their life using drugs prescribed by a physician.
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2021-04-09
To House Judiciary 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
RIH5923IntroProhibits new high-heat waste processing facilities.
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2021-04-08
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH6127EngrossValidates and ratifies amendments to the Home Rule Charter of the town of Bristol, which amendments were adopted and approved by the electors of the town of Bristol on November 3, 2020.
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2021-04-08
To Senate Housing and Municipal Government Committee
RIH6173IntroUpdates and modernizes the department of environmental management’s ability to enforce environmental laws, and more specifically modifies practices regarding a notice of violation.
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2021-04-06
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH6169IntroProhibits the co-location of multiple renewable energy resources one or more contiguous parcels, unless the total capacity of the co-location is less than ten megawatts (10MW) in total.
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2021-04-05
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5700IntroProvides that no educational institution without an opt-in shall compel students to participate in a take-home technology program (e.g., computers).
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2021-03-29
To House Innovation, Internet, & Technology Committee
RIH5641IntroProhibits the use of neonicotinoids which are a class of insecticides.
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2021-03-26
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH5760IntroCreates a forest conservation commission, to be coordinated with the department of environmental management, to seek new funding and identify incentives for landowners to maintain their land as forest.
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2021-03-26
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH5633IntroAllows cities and towns to create ordinances to regulate use and sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products.
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2021-03-25
To House Municipal Government & Housing Committee
RIH5953PassHouse Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study The Low And Moderate Income Housing Act (creates A 17 Member Commission To Study Implementation Of The Low And Moderate Income Housing Act, And Who Would Report Back To The House Of ...
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2021-03-25
House passed Sub A
RIH5609IntroHouse Resolution Supporting Federal Legislation Granting Statehood To The People Of Washington, D.c.
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2021-03-24
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5631IntroAmend several chapters regarding the operation of bikes on state highways and interaction with motor vehicles, aggressive honking, regulation of E-bikes, reckless driver accountability program & speed limits in thickly settled areas/business district...
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2021-03-24
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5894IntroRequires live streaming, over the Internet, of any open meeting of every municipal and state public body, including the executive departments. Video copies of the meeting are required to be published within twenty-four (24) hours.
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2021-03-24
To House State Government & Elections Committee
RIH5833IntroEstablishes the Rhode Island ombudsperson for special education to ensure school districts meet the minimum standards required to comply with an individualized education program for students with disabilities.
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2021-03-24
To House Education Committee
RIH6054IntroMakes changes to the motor vehicles laws by repealing the sections that require the filing of security or bond with the DMV following a motor vehicle accident in which the operator of the vehicle does not have insurance.
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2021-03-24
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH6030IntroProvides that the state would reimburse the school committees for the costs of providing student transportation services to public and private school pupils.
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2021-03-23
To House Finance Committee
RIH6017IntroRepeals smoke free workplace exemption granted to pari mutual facilities and casinos.
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2021-03-22
To House Health & Human Services Committee
RIH5386IntroProhibits obtaining/purchasing/transferring a firearm on behalf of another person if other person prohibited from possessing firearm with increase in penalties for those offenses and applications amended to state number of firearms purchased.
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2021-03-19
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5261IntroComprehensively addresses wage discrimination, based on sex by expanding employee protections and the scope of the remedies available to employees who have experienced wage discrimination.
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2021-03-17
To House Labor Committee
RIH5859IntroProvides that any reports of investigations conducted by internal affair units or their equivalent are public records.
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2021-03-17
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH6146IntroRepeals authority to local authorities to issue concealed carry permits to, repeals provisions allowing minors to carry firearms, requires national background check for permit, repeals provisions allowing permits to be issued to law enforcement offic...
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2021-03-17
To House Judiciary Committee
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