Rhode Island Representative Liana Cassar [D]

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RIH6604PassSame as 21H-5254 SUB A -- Authorizes administrator DMV to issue special license plates to Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse.
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2022-07-02
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8353PassAmends the Gender Inclusive Restroom Act to have a municipality apply to the state building code standard committee for a waiver in the case of undue burden with compliance.
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2022-07-02
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7140PassProvides for immunity provisions for persons involved in donating feminine hygiene products to charitable or nonprofit organizations.
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2022-06-30
Signed by Governor
RIH7396PassMandates that an applicant for a license as a licensed clinical social worker not be required to take or pass a standardized written examination in order to qualify for the license.
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2022-06-30
Signed by Governor
RIH7902PassRemoves the ban that prohibited members of the state labor relations board from holding public office.
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2022-06-30
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8138PassExempts from taxation the real and tangible personal property of RI Public Health Foundation, and any other entity formed in conjunction with, or to facilitate the acquisition of properties of, Rhode Island Public Health Foundation in Providence.
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2022-06-30
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8274PassAuthorizes the City of East Providence to issue bonds and notes in an amount not exceeding $148,000,000 to finance the construction, renovation, improvement, alteration, repair furnishing and equipping of schools and school facilities.
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2022-06-30
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7079PassRequires any entity that receives, maintains, stores or preserves sexual assault evidence kits to submit a report to the department of health, annually, setting forth the total number of untested kits in possession of such entity.
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2022-06-29
Signed by Governor
RIH7801PassEstablishes a plan to improve the promotion of social and emotional well-being of young children as well as screening, assessment, diagnosis and treatment of mental health challenges of infants and young children under the age of six (6).
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2022-06-29
Signed by Governor
RIH7971PassAmends the affordable clean energy security act and the long-term contracting standard for renewable energy.
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2022-06-29
Signed by Governor
RIH8146PassProvides solar energy system consumers with consumer protection regarding disclosures cancellation and liens.
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2022-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIH7349PassAllows the city of East Providence to adopt a tax exemption classification for disabled veterans who have a disability rating of less than one hundred percent (100%).
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH7454PassEstablishes a special enrollment provision for pregnant women to obtain health insurance coverage at any time after the commencement of the pregnancy.
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH7695PassModifies current procedures for the application and collection of court costs, fees and assessments in all criminal matters.
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH7737PassRequires the office of diversity, equity and opportunity (ODEO) to create, and for all state and municipal employees to receive, annual training in cultural competency. Defines "cultural competency".
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH7886PassPermits the DOC to release a sentenced inmate up to 3 days early directly to a community partner for residential treatment or stable housing when completion of sentence is incompatible with the community partners staffing or scheduling capabilities.
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH7834PassTransfers all responsibility for oversize/overweight permitting to the department of transportation and amends and increases fines for all oversize and overweight infractions.
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH8211PassCreates uniform rate review procedure for rates to be changed.
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2022-06-27
Signed by Governor
RIH8371PassHouse Resolution Honoring And Thanking Representative Marcia Ranglin-vassell For Her Service To The People Of The State Of Rhode Island
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2022-06-23
House read and passed
RIH7358PassDefines rifle and shotgun as weapons and makes it unlawful to possess a loaded rifle or shotgun in public subject to various exceptions inclusive of hunting activity punishable upon conviction by imprisonment up to 5 years or a fine up to $5,000.
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2022-06-21
Signed by Governor
RIH7457PassIncreases the age from eighteen (18) to twenty-one (21) years for lawful sale of firearms or ammunition. Exempts full-time law enforcement, state marshals and members of the U.S. military from these prohibitions.
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2022-06-21
Signed by Governor
RIH7468PassEstablishes the Black Regiment Monument Commission to maintain the Black Regiment Monument located in Patriots Park in Portsmouth and its surrounding grounds/promotes the commemoration of the Black Regiment.
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2022-06-21
Signed by Governor
RIH7669Engross
50%
Amends provisions of law relative to the disclosure of confidential health care records and the disclosure thereof occurring through electronic means.
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2022-06-21
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
RIH8357PassHouse Resolution Honoring Joe And Rosa Daponte On Being Named Chief Marshals Of The 2022 Bristol Fourth Of July Celebration
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2022-06-21
House read and passed
RIH7617Intro
25%
Establishes the Rhode Island Black economic and community development fund as an investment fund to address issues of discrimination and exploitation of the Black community.
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH7638Intro
25%
Promotes the development, utilization and opportunities for teachers of color. It would provide for a two million dollar annual appropriation for a scholarship fund for teacher employment in urban schools.
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH7614Intro
25%
Establishes the urban student mentorship program to reduce chronic absenteeism and promote better academic outcomes for student in urban communities.
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH7745Intro
25%
Requires the general assembly appropriate funds to the state librarian for the purpose of caring for, preserving and cataloguing property in the state in the keeping of the Rhode Island Black Heritage Society.
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH8048Intro
25%
Establishes the Rhode Island secure choice retirement savings program, which provides for the creation of IRA-type retirement investments managed by a board established by the act which would be a public corporation.
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2022-06-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH7246PassChanges the definition of "elder person" for purposes of exploitation of elders from a person sixty-five (65) years of age or older to a person sixty (60) years of age or older.
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2022-06-15
Signed by Governor
RIH7448Intro
25%
Prohibits the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) from imposing any fares and/or charges for service provided to the general public.
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2022-06-14
To House Finance Committee
RIH8282Intro
25%
Requires health insurers, nonprofit hospital service corporations, nonprofit medical service corporations, health maintenance organizations and Rhode Island Medicaid, to issue policies that provide coverage for emergency medical services transport.
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2022-06-14
To House Finance Committee
RIH7563Engross
50%
Prohibits an educational institution or school district from accessing or using location data for tracking a student's institutional device or personal device, except in limited circumstances.
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2022-06-10
To Senate Education Committee
RIH8055Engross
50%
Provides a definition of the Recognizable High Tide Line for the Public's Rights and Privileges of the Shore.
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2022-06-10
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH6664Intro
25%
Same as 21H-5772 -- Requires the health insurance commissioner to adopt a uniform set of medical criteria for prior authorization and create a required form to be used by a health insurer.
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2022-06-07
To House Corporations Committee
RIH8105PassHouse Resolution Proclaiming April 4-10 Of 2022 To Be National Public Health Week In The State Of Rhode Island
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2022-06-07
House read and passed
RIH8323Intro
25%
Requires that future appointment of members to the coastal resources management council receive due consideration to those individuals possessing qualifications in specified areas and limits the members to serving three (3) successive appointments.
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2022-06-07
To House State Government & Elections Committee
RIH8081PassExtends the current revaluation date in the city of East Providence from December 31, 2021 to December 31, 2022.
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2022-06-06
Signed by Governor
RIH7562PassHouse Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study Prospective Improvements In Patients' Accessibility To Medical Care From Licensed Naturopathic Physicians (creates A 13 Member Commission To Study Prospective Improvements In Patient...
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2022-06-02
House passed Sub A
RIH7756Intro
25%
Requires the EOHHS to submit to the Secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services a state plan amendment to Medicaid dental and chiropractic rates.
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2022-05-31
To House Finance Committee
RIH8169Intro
25%
Prohibits prior authorization or step therapy protocol for the prescription of medication to assess or treat an enrollee's serious mental illness.
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2022-05-31
To House Finance Committee
RIH8286Intro
25%
Prohibits new high-heat waste processing facilities.
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2022-05-26
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH7181Intro
25%
Requires the executive office of health and human services (EOHHS) to utilize current Medicaid waiver funds to provide coverage for supporting housing for the homeless.
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2022-05-19
To House Finance Committee
RIH7442Intro
25%
Provide for abortion coverage in the Medicaid program and repeals the abortion coverage exclusion for state employee insurance plans.
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2022-05-19
To House Finance Committee
RIH7443Intro
25%
Increases the coverage eligibility for any pregnant person for Medicaid from an income level of 250% of the federal poverty level to 400% of the federal poverty level and provides full health insurance coverage for pregnant people.
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2022-05-19
To House Finance Committee
RIH7631Intro
25%
Requires every individual or group health insurance contract effective on or after January 1, 2023, to provide coverage to the insured and the insured's spouse and dependents for all FDA-approved contraceptive drugs, devices and other products.
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2022-05-19
To House Finance Committee
RIH8057Intro
25%
Imposes restrictions on residential developments. Changes affordability limits for household income for eligible renters and owners. Defines first generation homebuyer. Creates a restricted receipt account for fees generated by this section.
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2022-05-19
To House Municipal Government & Housing Committee
RIH7237Intro
25%
Increases the income limits for disabled individuals to one hundred eighty percent (180%) of the federal poverty level to qualify for medical assistance coverage.
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2022-05-17
To House Finance Committee
RIH7490Intro
25%
Allows SNAP recipients to receive a minimum of $0.50 credit on their EBT card, for each $1.00 spent on fruits and vegetables also creates a separate SNAP fund to allocate funds from the general fund to effectuate this act.
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2022-05-12
To House Finance Committee
RIH7758Intro
25%
Requires the auditor general to oversee audits of Medicaid programs and report findings to the general assembly and EOHHS and requires a plan from EOHHS to end privatized managed care and institute a state run plan.
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2022-05-12
To House Finance Committee
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