Rhode Island Representative Lauren Carson [D]

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RIH8040PassI) AN ADDITION TO THE CLAIBORNE PELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CLASSROOMS AND ASSOCIATED SUPPORT SPACE, SITE IMPROVEMENTS, AND PARKING AND (II) A NEW SCHOOL FACILITY FOR THE WILLIAM S. ROGERS HIGH SCHOOL, PROVIDED THAT THE AUT...
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2020-07-25
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8112PassHouse Resolution Extending Deepest Sympathy On The Passing Of The Honorable Paul L. Gaines, Sr., The First African American Mayor In New England
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2020-07-16
House read and passed
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
RIH7868IntroRequires certain businesses and educational facilities that produce at least 52 tons of organic-waste yearly and are located within 30 miles of an authorized composting facility to use authorized methods of recycling.
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2020-03-12
To House Environment and Natural Resources 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
RIH7507IntroRequires schools to comply with recycling and composting laws and promotes the donation of unspoiled nonperishable food by schools. Requires the use of share tables at all schools.
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2020-03-11
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7814IntroDirects the DOE and sec. ed. to promulgate rules/regulations/establish minimum accountability standards/school districts would be required to meet in order to be in compliance with an individualized education program for students with disabilities.
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2020-03-11
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7776IntroRequires third-party hosting platforms to register short-term rental units with DBR, if not registered a fine would be imposed. Creates database for short-term rental units.
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2020-03-10
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7872IntroCreates voluntary, no charge program for caterers/mobile food vendors/restaurants for reduction of plastic/other disposal waste with successful completion resulting in2 year exemption from payment for litter control permit.
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2020-03-06
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH7082PassTo Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Alidade Incorporated
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2020-03-05
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7399IntroEstablishes a statewide greenhouse gas emission reduction mandate.
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2020-03-05
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH7871IntroAllows the director to appoint a representative of the division of parks and recreation to the Fort Adams Foundation.
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2020-03-05
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH7850IntroAuthorizes cities and towns to classify residential property that is rented for more than thirty (30) non-consecutive days in a calendar year as a Class 2 property.
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2020-03-05
To House Municipal Government Committee
RIH7903IntroAdds "cigarette butts" to the definition of "litter".
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2020-03-05
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH7972PassHouse Resolution Recognizing March 8, 2020, As "international Women’s Day" In The State Of Rhode Island
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2020-03-05
House read and passed
RIH7354IntroRequires initial, biennial, and continuing education in land use law and planning for local planning and zoning board members.
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2020-03-04
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7506IntroPermits students in grades nine (9) through twelve (12) to possess/use over-the-counter medication and products without a doctor's or parent's note during school.
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2020-03-04
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7577IntroRequires the implementation of the civic literacy act for all students between the eighth and twelfth grades.
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2020-03-04
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7570IntroIncreases the minimum wage by using an annual fixed amount until January 1, 2024, where it reaches to fifteen dollars ($15.00) per hour, then raised annually thereafter by using the (CPI-W). It also raises the cash wage by using a similar scale.
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2020-03-04
To House Labor Committee
RIH7956IntroAllows DOT to lease airport property up to 50 years for substantial improvement/building and increases RI airport corporation directors from 7 to 9 with one appointment (RIPA) and (RIGABOA).
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2020-03-04
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7628IntroRequires the DOT to establish a schedule of all maintenance, including landscaping and mowing of lawns on state roads, and provide a copy of said schedule to the department of public works in any city or town where the state road is located.
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2020-03-03
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7612IntroProvides that the authority of the CRMC shall include specific areas designated in "special area management plans" (SAMP).
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2020-03-02
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH7786IntroRequires electric transmission and distribution companies to conduct periodic equipment inspections.
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2020-02-26
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7681IntroRequires the department of education and the DCYF to develop a procedure to ensure that the municipalities where group homes or other residential facilities are located are reimbursed for the educational expenses above the cost allocated.
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2020-02-26
To House Finance Committee
RIH7729IntroAllows an owner or owners of real property to execute a deed that names one or more beneficiaries who will obtain title to the property at the owner's death without the necessity of probate.
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2020-02-26
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7832IntroCreates the "Nathan Bruno and Jason Flatt Act" which would require training of teachers and school personnel regarding suicide awareness and prevention and establishment of a conflict resolution process between teachers or school personnel and studen...
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2020-02-26
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7778IntroCreates "Rhode Island Transparency and Privacy Act" which mandates websites that collect or store personal info to disclose practice.
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2020-02-26
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7705IntroJoint Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study The Entire Area Of Land Use, Preservation, Development And Regulation
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2020-02-26
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7738IntroEliminates the requirement of a stenographic record and allow an electronic recording to be taken at the local board of canvassers proceedings.
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2020-02-26
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7723IntroRegulates data brokers. Data brokers would be required to annually register; to provide substantive notifications to consumers; and to adopt comprehensive data security programs.
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2020-02-26
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7819IntroAuthorizes a licensed physical therapist to perform physical therapy services to a student while in school without a prescription or referral, in accordance with the student's IEP or IFSP.
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2020-02-26
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7724IntroEstablishes the "student cloud computing privacy and protection act".
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2020-02-26
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7861IntroReduces time to certify minor development plans. Increases time to certify master/prelim plans. Reduces time to certify/resubmit final plan phase. Increases time for master plan decision. Restores preliminary plan decision to 120 days.
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2020-02-26
To House Municipal Government Committee
RIH7685IntroEstablishes a board and appropriates funds from the legislature to create a local cannabis equity program to allow those people who want to enter the business of selling marijuana with state funding and technical assistance to do so.
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2020-02-26
To House Finance Committee
RIH7815IntroCreates a comprehensive system to promote and regulate the effective and competent administration of medical laboratories by focusing on the training, qualifications and licensure of their practitioners.
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2020-02-26
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7934IntroDefines employee to include persons under appointment/contract of hire/apprenticeship/volunteer/upaid intern.
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2020-02-26
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7174IntroAdds climate change/sea-level rise/coastal resiliency to data analysis. Changes number of members of the economic development planning council from 17 to 19 by adding the directors of environmental management and coastal resources council.
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2020-02-25
To House Small Business Committee
RIH7643PassHouse Resolution Recognizing The Rhode Island Slave History Medallion Statewide Education Program
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2020-02-25
House read and passed
RIH7366IntroProvides that a safety barrier or safety netting would be erected on the Mount Hope Bridge, the Claiborne Pell Bridge, and the Jamestown Verrazzano Bridge, no later than January 1, 2022.
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2020-02-24
To House Finance Committee
RIH7619IntroExpands drug awareness programs to high schools, directs funding from certain civil fines and mandates establishment of criteria for funding.
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2020-02-14
To House Finance Committee
RIH7533IntroProvides that a tax payment shall be paid by midnight on the date in which the tax becomes due and payable, and reduces the amount of penalty for taxes unpaid from a maximum of twenty-one percent (21%) to ten percent (10%).
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2020-02-12
To House Finance Committee
RIH7500IntroAllows any tax payments to be paid by midnight of the date the tax is due and also provides for a twenty-four (24) hour extension of time to pay the tax.
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2020-02-07
To House Finance Committee
RIH7216IntroDepartment of health to establish maximum PFAS levels in water.
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2020-02-06
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH7075IntroCreates a special motor vehicle registration plate for The Rose Island Lighthouse Foundation, Inc.
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2020-01-30
To House Special Legislation Committee
RIH7083IntroEnables cities and towns to provide property tax relief to individuals who take resiliency measures to rehabilitate their property because of flood hazards.
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2020-01-30
To House Municipal Government Committee
RIH7261IntroProhibits the release of balloons inflated with lighter-than-air gas subject to $250 fine effective October 1, 2020.
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2020-01-28
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7290IntroDirects the department of health to establish an inspection and evaluation program and establish rules and regulations regarding air quality in elementary and secondary schools.
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2020-01-24
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH7116PassHouse Resolution Honoring And Congratulating Earl J. Croft, Iii, Executive Director Of The Rhode Island Turnpike And Bridge Authority, On His Retirement After Thirty-seven Years Of Distinguished Public Service
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2020-01-15
House read and passed
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