Rhode Island Senator Stephen Archambault [D]

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RIS1002IntroSenate Resolution Congratulating Elizabeth Russillo On Being Named The 2020 Rhode Island "teacher Of The Year"
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2019-06-25
Recommended for Immediate Consideration
RIS0572IntroIncludes any "licensed public health dental hygienist" among persons eligible to conduct dental screenings for children in kindergarten, third, and ninth grade.
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2019-06-24
House passed Sub A in concurrence
RIS0592IntroRegulates fiduciary and designated recipient access to digital assets relating to probate practice and procedure by creating the "Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act" to promote uniformity of the law among states that enact it.
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2019-06-24
[Hearing: Jun 25]
Proposed Substitute
RIS0945EngrossAllows Robert F. McNelis to join Tammi L. Hottes and Eric C. Amato in marriage on or about July 28, 2019, within the City of Cranston, Rhode Island.
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2019-06-24
Placed on the House Consent Calendar (06/26/2019)
RIS0970IntroFor motor vehicle alcohol-related offense blood/urine testing and ignition interlock system may be ordered.
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2019-06-24
[Hearing: Jun 25]
Proposed Substitute
RIS0028IntroRepeals the requirement that law enforcement officers issue only warnings of the risks to persons leaving a child under the age of seven (7) unattended in a motor vehicle.
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2019-06-21
[Hearing: Jun 25]
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0143IntroProvides for physician/patient discussion regarding addiction and alternate treatment prior to initial and third opioid prescription.
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2019-06-21
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0463IntroAllows damages recovery for emotional stress, grief, loss of enjoyment of life resulting from wrongful death of a spouse, parent, child to all pending future claims.
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2019-06-21
[Hearing: Jun 25]
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0150EngrossAuthorizes the Johnston town council to add two (2) alternate members to its planning board.
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2019-06-20
Placed on Senate Calendar (06/25/2019)
RIS0225EnrollExpands family court jurisdiction to enter protective orders to provide for the safety and welfare of household pets in domestic abuse situations.
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2019-06-20
House passed in concurrence
RIS0217IntroProvides greater details to be considered when deciding if there has been substantial compliance with the statutes requiring the prompt processing and payment of health insurance claims.
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2019-06-20
Committee recommends passage of Sub A
RIS0345IntroProhibits the inclusion of noncompete agreements in broadcast industry employment contracts that are entered into after January 1, 2020.
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2019-06-20
Placed on Senate Calendar (06/25/2019)
RIS0431IntroRequires all defined pension plans not covered by ERISA having 200 or more members comply with ERISA's annual reporting provisions, excluding government plans.
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2019-06-20
House passed Sub A as amended in concurrence
RIS0475IntroAdopts the uniform interstate depositions and discovery act, and amends the current law regarding depositions taken for use in a foreign jurisdiction by referencing the new act.
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2019-06-20
Committee recommends passage
RIS0483EnrollRequires the child advocate to review case records of fatalities or near fatalities when there is abuse or neglect present and the family had prior department contacts.
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2019-06-20
House passed in concurrence
RIS0606EnrollClassifies all vehicles used by the department of corrections in the performance official duties as authorized emergency vehicles.
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2019-06-20
House passed in concurrence
RIS0741EngrossNames the intersection of Hartford and Reservoir Avenue in the town of Johnston as "The Bernard Frezza, Jr. Corner."
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2019-06-20
Placed on Senate Calendar (06/25/2019)
RIS0776IntroProhibits commercial motor trucks, with a gross weight rating of twenty-six thousand one pounds (26,001 lbs.) or more, from traveling on Limerock Road, in Smithfield and Lincoln.
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2019-06-20
Placed on Senate Calendar (06/25/2019)
RIS0198EngrossEstablishes and requires funding for a world language and dual language immersion program.
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2019-06-19
To House Finance Committee
RIS0518IntroAllows license holders to restrict any patron who has not reached his or her twenty first birthday from entering the licensed establishment after ten o'clock (10:00) pm.
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2019-06-19
House passed Sub A as amended in concurrence
RIS0727EngrossAllows the holder of a valid master mechanical trade license to perform repair or renovation work on certain large air conditioning equipment but must subcontract the work if it includes new construction.
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2019-06-19
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0793EnrollTo Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Adroit Software Inc.
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2019-06-19
House passed in concurrence
RIS0899EnrollRequires that the purchasing board meeting agenda in the town of North Providence be sent to board members at least five (5) days before the meeting.
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2019-06-19
Transmitted to Governor
RIS0913IntroAuthorizes the issuance of farmer brewery and farmer distillery licenses to qualifying farms subject to conditions and regulations issued by the department of regulation.
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2019-06-19
To Senate Special Legislation and Veterans Affairs Committee
RIS0986PassSenate Resolution Congratulating Crossroads Rhode Island On 125 Years Of Helping Rhode Islanders In Need
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2019-06-18
Senate read and passed
RIS0495EngrossAdds the administrator of the supreme court as an individual authorized to perform marriages and would clarify that the current administrators of the superior court, family court, district court, or traffic tribunal are empowered to perform marriages...
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2019-06-14
To House Special Legislation Committee
RIS0141IntroRequires health insurance to provide coverage for communication access between deaf patients and their physicians.
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2019-06-13
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
RIS0494PassProvides that a release by one claimant relative to claims relating to the Feld Entertainment/Ringling Brothers Circus accident of 5/4/14 would not discharge other joint tortfeasors.
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2019-06-13
Signed by Governor
RIS0893PassAmends the property tax classification for the town of Johnston to be consistent with state law.
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2019-06-13
Signed by Governor
RIS0493IntroAmends the Deceptive Trade Practices Act to clarify the law's exemptions, enable individuals subject to unfair or deceptive acts/practices to recover increased damages/permit the attorney general to seek civil penalties for initial violations of the ...
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2019-06-12
To House Corporations Committee
RIS0297IntroAuthorizes the establishment of harm reduction centers.
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2019-06-07
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIS0839EngrossAmends the language on the 9/11 Memorial in the State House to include all Rhode Islanders.
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2019-06-07
To House Veterans Affairs Committee
RIS0140IntroRequires movie theaters to provide open captioning for persons who are deaf or hard-of-hearing.
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2019-05-30
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
RIS0142IntroIncreases insurance coverage for hearing aids from $1,500 to $2,000, per ear, every three years. In addition, the amount of insurance coverage would no longer be based on the age of the recipient.
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2019-05-30
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
RIS0709IntroMakes sweeping changes to the motor vehicles laws by repealing the many sections that require the filing of security or bond with the DMV following a motor vehicle accident.
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2019-05-30
Committee recommended measure be held for further study
RIS0499IntroMakes it a felony to isolate an elder or dependent adult and would expand the persons entitled to notice when a guardianship or conservatorship petition is filed in the probate court for dependents or elderly adults.
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2019-05-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0748PassRemoves the overtime exemption for firefighters and rescue service personnel employed by the cities and towns.
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2019-05-17
Effective without Governor's signature
RIS0373IntroPermits employees who are covered by employer sponsored disability insurance programs to elect to be exempt from the state temporary disability insurance program, provided the employer has submitted documentation to the director confirming such cover...
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2019-05-15
To Senate Labor Committee
RIS0405IntroDefines the term "farm products" for the purposes of enforcement and regulation of the agricultural functions of the department of environmental management.
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2019-05-15
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIS0614IntroExempts newspaper deliverers from the minimum wage laws.
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2019-05-15
To Senate Labor Committee
RIS0862PassSenate Resolution Expressing Profound Sympathy On The Passing Of Kathleen T. Manzi
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2019-05-08
Senate read and passed
RIS0613IntroAmends the provisions for prompt payment of monies owed by the department of administration to their contractors or subcontractors.
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2019-05-01
To Senate Labor Committee
RIS0163IntroExtends DOT authority to lease airport property to 50 years. Increase to 9 directors on the airport corporation board.
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2019-04-30
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0455IntroChanges the definition of owner to exclude the state and municipalities for the purposes of liability limitations relating to public use of private lands.
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2019-04-30
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0407IntroExempts the producers of certain milk and milk product produced for personal consumption from the inspection requirements of the milk sanitation code.
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2019-04-24
To Senate Environment and Agriculture Committee
RIS0400IntroRequires all school districts to designate an athletic trainer to be available for high school athletic practices and games.
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2019-04-24
To Senate Education Committee
RIS0548IntroRequires the RIDE, within the next three years, to create a plan where all RI teachers would be trained in the BEARS curriculum (BEARS training includes hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation, Heimlich maneuver, and bleeding control).
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2019-04-24
To Senate Education Committee
RIS0807PassSenate Resolution Expressing Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Janice D. Mele
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2019-04-24
Senate read and passed
RIS0170IntroRequires conservation and preservation restrictions to be liberally interpreted in favor of the grants awarded.
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2019-04-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIS0560IntroAllows state employees who had also been a correctional officer to elect to combine their service time earned from each job, for the determination of their retirement eligibility date and calculation of retirement benefits.
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2019-04-11
To Senate Finance Committee
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