Rhode Island Senator Ryan Pearson [D]

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RIS2131IntroRequires insurers to let enrollees align the refill dates for most drugs at in-network pharmacies at least once during their insurance plan year.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
RIS2277IntroProtects individuals from internet disclosure of personally identifiable information by commercial websites/online service operators and creates right of action for violations.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS2229IntroAuthorizes pharmacies to dispense prescriptions of less than a thirty (30) day supply for the purpose of synchronizing a patient's medications.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
RIS2239IntroCreates a municipal infrastructure grant program within the DOA relating to municipal and other public infrastructure projects.
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2018-02-14
To Senate Housing and Municipal Government Committee
RIS2253IntroJoint Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study The Possibility Of Transitioning The State Of Rhode Island To The Establishment Of A Biennial Budget (creates A 13 Member Commission To Study Of The Possibility Of Transitioning The ...
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2018-02-14
To Senate Special Legislation and Veterans Affairs Committee
RIS2190IntroEliminates the tax imposed on hard-to-dispose materials such as lubricating oils, glycol-based antifreeze and tires used on motor vehicles.
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2018-02-14
To Senate Environment and Agriculture Committee
RIS2316PassSenate Resolution Expressing Condolences To The Marszalkowski Family On The Passing Of Theodore Marszalkowski
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2018-02-14
Senate read and passed
RIS2098IntroExempts fire districts without tax or policy making authority from certain posting requirements of the open meetings act.
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2018-02-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS2218IntroEliminates certain tax exemptions and dedicates one percentage point of sales & use tax revenue to the school building authority capital fund, as created by the department of education and administered by the Rhode Island Educational Building Corpora...
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2018-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS2302IntroCreates joint committee to compile suggestions for repeal of statutes, regulations, and executive orders.
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2018-02-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS2214IntroCreates taxable retirement exemption of $25,000 for certain pension plans/annuities beginning on 1/1/2019.
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2018-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS2216IntroAllows for a credit equal to the amount contributed by a taxpayer for the taxable year to the Rhode Island Ocean State Fund, which is created in the general fund to accept monetary contributions for exclusively public purposes.
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2018-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS2193IntroIncorporates bonds issued by the Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank into the computation of school housing aid assistance and school housing project costs.
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2018-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS2194IntroRepeals the provisions of the Stay Invested in RI Wavemaker Fellowship, and establish the Stay Invested in RI Tax Credit to provide eligible taxpayers with a tax credit for educational loan repayment expenses.
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2018-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS2219IntroProvides that payments by an employer, whether paid to an employee or lender, of principal and interest on a qualified education loan incurred by an employee shall be subtracted from the calculation of federal adjusted gross income.
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2018-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS2179IntroRequires all school buildings where students are in attendance to have carbon monoxide detectors installed and maintained therein.
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2018-02-01
To Senate Education Committee
RIS2278IntroJoint Resolution To Approve And Publish And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Of Amendment To The Constitution -- Senate Terms For Four (4) Years (provides For Constitutional Amendment For Voter Approval Extending Senate Terms From 2 Years To 4 Ye...
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2018-02-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS2181IntroJoint Resolution To Approve And Publish And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Of Amendment To The Constitution -- Right To An Adequate Education (if Approved, Requires The State To Ensure That All Students Have The Opportunity To Achieve At High L...
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2018-02-01
To Senate Education Committee
RIS2221IntroProvides school housing aid for certain projects approved by the state including funding for payment of interest on certain bonds and leases.
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2018-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS2201IntroProvides a one time tax credit up to two hundred fifty dollars ($250) per dependent child for certain Rhode Island households who contribute to an account under the Rhode Island college bound tuition savings program.
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2018-02-01
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS2287IntroComprehensively expands the registration of motor vehicle airbags to prohibit the manufacture and importation of substandard airbags and broaden the definition of airbags.
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2018-02-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS2186IntroAuthorizes school committees to appoint one designee to the board of directors of the governing body of certain charter public schools which students from the district attend.
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2018-02-01
To Senate Education Committee
RIS2292IntroMakes possession or use of a semi-automatic weapon rapid fire device to include bump stock, binary trigger or trigger crank punishable by up to ten (10) years imprisonment and/or a ten thousand dollars ($10,000) fine.
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2018-02-01
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS2117IntroAdds electronic nicotine-delivery systems to the definition of "Tobacco" for tax purposes.
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2018-01-23
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS2121IntroRequires little cigars tax be imposed in the same manner as cigarette tax with twenty-five percent (25%) of revenue applied to smoking cessation programs and that little cigars be sold in packs of twenty (20) or more.
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2018-01-23
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS2115IntroAllows students in public schools to possess and use sunscreen.
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2018-01-23
To Senate Education Committee
RIS2073IntroProvides that applicants for historic tax credits shall have ninety (90) days after the date of the commission's written determination certifying the rehabilitation to pay the required three percent (3%) non-refundable fee to the division of taxation...
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2018-01-18
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS2107IntroCreates a wine direct shipper license to allow for shipment of limited amounts of wine through the mail to eligible customers.
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2018-01-18
To Senate Special Legislation and Veterans Affairs Committee
RIS2066IntroProvides that non-resident withholding requirement for a corporation that sells real estate be consistent with the seven percent (7%) corporate income tax rate.
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2018-01-18
To Senate Finance Committee
RIS2041PassSenate Resolution Expressing Deepest Sympathy On The Untimely Passing Of Jonathan Tedford Partington
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2018-01-17
Senate read and passed
RIS2037PassSenate Resolution Extending Condolences On The Passing Of Former State Senator, The Honorable Sandra K. Hanaway
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2018-01-16
Senate read and passed
RIS2009IntroAllows school committees and the Rhode Island Society of Technology Educators ("RISTE") to enter into joint purchase agreements for the purchase of technology and IT infrastructure.
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2018-01-11
To Senate Education Committee
RIS2027IntroPossession, transportation, manufacture or sale of bump stock is punishable by up to 5 years imprisonment and/or $15,000 fine.
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2018-01-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS2008IntroRequires Internet service providers to follow Internet service neutrality requirements.
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2018-01-11
To Senate Commerce Committee
RIS2034IntroJoint Resolution To Approve And Publish And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Of Amendment To The Constitution Of The State (governor And Lieutenant Governor To Appear Jointly On The Ballot) (provides For A Joint Resolution For Submission To Voter...
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2018-01-11
To Senate Special Legislation and Veterans Affairs Committee
RIS2016IntroExempts from state taxation certain pension benefits that originate from, and were taxed in, another state.
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2018-01-11
To Senate Finance Committee
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