Rhode Island Representative Robert Craven [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
RIH7162PassDirects the attorney general to report annually to the general assembly on the incidence and disposition of crimes involving guns.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-10
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7816PassExpedites the foreclosure procedure on vacant property.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-10
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7956PassProvides for more conspicuous signage at automated school-zone-speed-enforcement system locations and allows for a graduated penalty system with a warning for a first offense.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-10
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7934PassExempts the North Kingstown, Exeter Animal Protection League, Inc., from taxation in the town of North Kingstown, Rhode Island.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-05
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8178PassAuthorizing The Town Of North Kingstown To Finance Construction, Renovations, Remediation, Alterations, Additions And Other Improvements And/or Related Equipment And To Issue Not More Than $27,000,000 Bonds And Notes Therefor, Of Which Up To $13,500,...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-05
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7011PassCreates an additional surcharge of $10.00 for subsequent registration renewals for holders of the Friends of Plum Beach Lighthouse license plate.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7062PassProvides for a voluntary deduction from any refund from the Rhode Island personal income tax for a contribution to the substance use and mental health leadership council of RI.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7129PassEstablishes standardized methods and appeals procedures for the calculation of fair and reasonable compensation for parts and labor used in warranty services.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7182PassProhibits the use of restraints on pregnant prisoners in their third trimester during transport to and from court proceedings by sheriffs and/or incarceration at the ACI with annual reports to the general assembly effective January 1, 2019.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7223PassIncreases the fines and penalties of operating under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance with a child under thirteen (13) years of age.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7230PassAllows the division of motor vehicles to issue a courtesy registration plate for a vehicle more than twenty-five (25) years old.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7449PassClarifies the right of a surviving spouse of a decedent regarding elective shares taken against the decedent's will relating to real and personal estate to the estates of decedents dying on and after July 1, 2018.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7512PassAllows a minor to bring specified malpractice actions at any time up to reaching twenty-one (21) years of age.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7540PassAmends the State False Claims Act to reflect amendments to the Federal False Claims Act.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7541PassImplements several provisions of the federal sex offender registration and notification act, to include registration for a litany of federal or military offenses, and specifies what information can or cannot be shared on a public registry website.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7607PassMandates each motor vehicle policy insurer provide a weekly record of each policy to the department of motor vehicles. A vehicle owner not insured for four (4) reporting periods must be notified to meet certain requirements.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7733PassProtects communications between language interpreters appointed under this chapter and limited-English-proficient persons.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7719PassGrants the district and family courts the explicit statutory authority to issue equitable orders incidental to their adjudication of matters falling within their jurisdiction under this chapter.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7794PassEnsures compliance with the National Shellfish Sanitation Program.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH8032PassAuthorizes that the building at 4 Howard Avenue in the city of Cranston would hereafter be named and known as the "Attorney General Julius C. Michaelson Customer Service Center."
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH8232PassRequires representatives of educational programs to notify their leadership of all reports of sexual abuse who shall notify the department of children, youth and families and the school superintendent.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH8313PassRequires the director of the department of health to develop best practices for co-prescribing opioid antagonists to patients who are prescribed opioid analgesics.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7800PassProvides the method by which records are to be furnished relative to an employee's statement of earnings.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIH8215PassAllows waiver of prior claimed common law rights by corp./LLC officers/Enlarges advisory council from 16 to 17 members/Imposes certain limitations on payments to injured employees/Authorizes uninsured protection fund to promulgate rules and regulatio...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIH7061IntroSubstitutes office of health insurance commissioner for director of DBR as overseer of health ins. claims, amends definitions, sets guidelines to determine whether substantial compliance has been met. Requires EOHHS to impose timely claims procedure.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-23
House passed Sub A as amended (floor amendment)
RIH7451IntroProvides that cell phone tracking notice and warrant requirements do not apply to location information obtained by court order intercepting wire/oral communications or pen registers/trap and trace devices.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-23
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8148IntroAmends towing storage act and clarifies towing and storage issues.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-23
House passed Sub A
RIH7224EngrossIncreases the penalties for a first offense of leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death to a minimum five (5) years in incarceration, a minimum of ten thousand dollars ($10,000) and a minimum license revocation of five (5) years.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-20
House read and passed
RIH7506EngrossProvides that the traffic tribunal would have exclusive jurisdiction for second and subsequent violations of blood test refusals related to a suspected DUI.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-20
House read and passed
RIH7535IntroProvides that an open and obvious danger or defect is not a complete bar to recovery of damages in personal injury or property damage actions.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-20
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8054PassNames the welcome center at the University of Rhode Island "The Robert J. Higgins Welcome Center."
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-14
Signed by Governor
RIH8147PassHouse Resolution Extending The Reporting And Expiration Dates For The Special Legislative Commission To Study The Towing Storage Act's Provisions Relative To Police Seizures Of Vehicles (extends The Reporting And Expiration Dates For The Commission T...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-07
House read and passed
RIH8280IntroProvides for the statute of limitations would be tolled during the period of investigation by the commission for human rights for a period of up to one year.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-07
To House Labor Committee
RIH8302PassHouse Resolution Welcoming His Excellency Marcelo Rebelo De Sousa, President Of The Republic Of Portugal And His Excellency AntÓnio Costa, Prime Minister Of The Republic Of Portugal, To The State Of Rhode Island
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-07
House read and passed
RIH8298PassHouse Resolution Proclaiming June 10, 2018, As The "day Of Portugal" In The State Of Rhode Island
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-07
House read and passed
RIH8251IntroRequires police officers receive mental health training in compliance with commission certified standards for persons suffering from mental illness/substance use disorder/intellectual/developmental disabilities.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-06
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8296PassHouse Resolution Supporting The Rhode Island Department Of Health's "tick Free Rhode Island" Campaign
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-06
House read and passed
RIH7452PassProhibits the dissemination of any indecent image of another person without authorization for the purpose of harassing, intimidating, threatening another person.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-04
Signed by Governor
RIH7939PassStreamlines the application and examination process as well as the educational and experience standards for applicants seeking registration as professional land surveyors.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-04
Signed by Governor
RIH7075PassMakes possession bump stocks, binary triggers or trigger cranks punishable by up to10 years in imprisonment and/or a $10,000 fine and penalizes modification of semi-automatic weapons to full automatic fire with a single pull or hold in the same way.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-06-01
Signed by Governor
RIH7992EngrossEstablishes the supported decision-making act which is a less restrictive alternative to guardianship for utilization of the probate courts.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-05-31
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH8179IntroAllows employee granted unpaid family/parental leave to substitute any accrued vacation/sick/ other appropriate leave for any part of the unpaid leave.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-05-31
To House Labor Committee
RIH7595IntroEstablishes compliance/certification procedure for criminal pre-trial discovery/creates a 9 member task force to investigate/make recommendations, pre-trial discovery with report due 1/1/20 and dissolution on 1/1/22.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-05-19
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7517IntroReduces the rental period from thirty (30) days to six (6) days in regard to the exclusion from the definition of occupancy for any home, condominium or other residential dwelling rented.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-05-09
To House Finance Committee
RIH7215IntroDefines "disabled," persons receiving veterans' affairs disability benefits paid by the federal government for purposes of property tax relief and be retroactive to January 1, 2017.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-05-08
To House Finance Committee
RIH8151IntroAllows tow truck operators as of January 1, 2020, to annually raise rates and charges consistent with the increase in the Consumer Price Index to a maximum of eight percent (8%).
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-05-02
To House Finance Committee
RIH7905IntroAllows for employers, in workers' compensation actions, to shift the legal burden to employees to prove they were not intoxicated at the time of injury or death, after a showing that the employee had a positive test for intoxicating substances.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-04-30
To House Labor Committee
RIH7907IntroExtends the effective date of the Rhode Island uninsured employers fund to July 1, 2019.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-04-30
To House Labor Committee
RIH7632IntroIncreases the amount from eighteen thousand dollars ($18,000) to twenty-five thousand dollars ($25,000) that retired state educators could earn in yearly compensation in their post-retirement, before their retirement benefits would be reduced.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-04-26
To House Finance Committee
RIH7016IntroAllows the division of motor vehicles to issue a "year of manufacture" courtesy registration plate for a vehicle more than twenty-five (25) years old.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2018-04-25
To House Finance Committee
Syndicate content
feedback