Rhode Island Representative Stephen Casey [D]

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RIH7162PassDirects the attorney general to report annually to the general assembly on the incidence and disposition of crimes involving guns.
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2018-07-10
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7566PassAllows railroad companies who hold a Class G license to serve alcohol at retail aboard its trains and in its controlled station premises up to 30 minutes prior to a train's scheduled departure.
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2018-07-10
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8013PassAmends provisions of law relative to motor vehicle replacement parts specifications time limits for using aftermarket body parts, and notification to the vehicle owner of the intention to use aftermarket body parts.
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2018-07-04
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7186PassProvides that nomination papers for certain candidates for citywide nonpartisan office in the city of Woonsocket would require at least one hundred (100) signatures.
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2018-07-03
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7092PassReduces the alcoholic beverage manufacturing and wholesale licensing fee from three thousand dollars ($3,000) to five hundred dollars ($500).
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7124PassRequires that the department of business regulation provide a mandatory disclosure notice, at no cost to insurers, to certain life insurance policy holders regarding their rights and alternatives to lapse or surrender.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7155PassIncludes home schooled students in the program to provide the PSAT and SAT free of charge to all Rhode Island public school students for the fiscal year starting July 1, 2018.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7578PassEstablishes a web-based caregiver support information center and adds certain elder services to those which are subject to training and support from the elderly affairs department.
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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.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7615PassProtects homeless persons in possession of a service animal, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, from being denied access to any homeless shelter in violation of the ADA or the state or federal Fair Housing Practices Acts.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH8029PassEliminates the requirement that a renewal applicant, whose commercial driver's license has expired for more than one year, take examinations.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH8102PassAuthorizes the advisory committee on historical cemeteries to revive the program for marking governors' graves.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7819PassAuthorizes a special license plate for Rhode Island Boy Scouts, a nonprofit corporation, and establish the fees and other conditions applicable to its issuance.
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2018-06-29
Signed by Governor
RIH7125PassComprehensively 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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2018-06-25
Signed by Governor
RIH7563IntroCreates a system of consumer protection for regulation by DBR of noninsurance business entities using or disclosing personal identifiable financial information for insurance sales.
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2018-06-23
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7154EngrossExtends the benefits of the dual enrollment equal opportunity act to cover home-schooled students.
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2018-06-22
House read and passed
RIH7725IntroAuthorizes a seventy-two (72) hour hold to be ordered by a physician in certain instances of substance abuse disorders.
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2018-06-22
House passed Sub A as amended (floor amendment)
RIH8034IntroAuthorizes a special license plate for Masonic Grand Lodge Charities of Rhode Island, specify the minimum order and govern the amount and distribution of the fee surcharge.
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2018-06-22
House passed Sub A
RIH8068EngrossPermits cities and towns to issue special events liquor licenses to permit the equivalent of one-day licenses one day each month.
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2018-06-22
House read and passed
RIH8268PassAllows Michael R. Egan, Esq., to join Caitlin Ann Bousquet and Dustin Christopher Reeder in marriage on or about July 6, 2018, within the Town of Bristol, Rhode Island.
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2018-06-21
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8257IntroProvides increased school housing aid for communities who utilize resident architectural firms for the architectural services included in a new school or school renovation project.
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2018-06-20
To House Finance Committee
RIH8345PassHouse Resolution Expressing Condolences On The Passing Of Richard A. Jenks
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2018-06-20
House read and passed
RIH8119IntroAuthorizes the use of stunguns/tasers after issuance of permit from attorney general.
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2018-06-19
Committee recommends passage of Sub A
RIH8329PassHouse Resolution Expressing Profound Sympathy On The Passing Of Jeanne C. Silva
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2018-06-19
House read and passed
RIH8243IntroProvides gradual pension benefits increase over 5-year period starting 9/1/18 from 75% to 77.5% of base amount using cost-of-living adjustments over lifetime.
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2018-06-06
To House Finance Committee
RIH7212IntroExempts from state taxation certain pension benefits that originate from, and were taxed in another state.
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2018-06-05
To House Finance Committee
RIH7213IntroAdds tutoring to the list of occupations which may be performed at a state college or university by a retired public officer or employee without forfeiture or impairment of retirement benefits, subject to an annual limitation of $18,000.
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2018-06-05
To House Finance Committee
RIH7822IntroExempts from the sales or use tax that portion of a motor vehicle lease payment collected for tangible personal property tax, municipal property tax, excise tax or any other similar tax
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2018-06-05
To House Finance Committee
RIH7251PassPermits the use of fax or email transmission of the medical certificate required for issuance of a CDL by the division of motor vehicles.
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2018-06-04
Signed by Governor
RIH7562PassProvides that the alternate window for documents filed with the secretary of state to take effect is increased from up to thirty (30) days to up to ninety (90) days.
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2018-06-04
Signed by Governor
RIH7694PassRequires that school district safety assessments be provided to the Rhode Island school safety committee every three (3) years for review and recommendations.
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2018-06-04
Signed by Governor
RIH7911IntroProvides for authorizations for services to developmentally disabled adults issued on or after July 1, 2018 be developed on an annual basis with funding for these services to be issued on an annual basis.
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2018-05-16
To House Finance Committee
RIH7617IntroProhibits nonprofit hospitals from real and personal property tax exemptions if nonprofit converts to a for-profit and then back to a nonprofit.
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2018-05-15
To House Finance Committee
RIH7553IntroCreates micro zones in distressed areas to stimulate economic revitalization/employment opportunities/business development through redevelopment of abandoned industrial/commercial structures.
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2018-05-09
To House Finance Committee
RIH7849IntroEstablishes a small business development fund to encourage formation of private capital investment by federally-licensed investment companies.
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2018-05-09
To House Finance Committee
RIH7432IntroEstablishes the deceased spousal unused credit against the Rhode Island estate tax available to a surviving spouse for the unused estate tax credit of the first spouse to decease.
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2018-05-08
To House Finance Committee
RIH7550IntroAllows 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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2018-05-08
To House Finance Committee
RIH7210IntroExempts the trade-in values of motorcycles from sales tax.
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2018-05-03
To House Finance Committee
RIH8150IntroEnables municipalities to adopt ordinances exempting them from being required to accept any additional residential properties, otherwise eligible for alternative assessment and taxation, if said municipality has achieved certain housing goals.
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2018-05-02
To House Finance Committee
RIH8149IntroProvides for a penalty of $500 for failure of RI residents to register their motor vehicle with the RI department of motor vehicles and establishes a hotline to report such violation.
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2018-05-02
To House Finance Committee
RIH7847IntroRepeals the monthly surcharge and prepaid wireless E-911 charge and replaces them with a budget appropriation by the general assembly to fund the E-911 system.
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2018-05-01
To House Finance Committee
RIH7118IntroProvides that municipal pension funds only be diverted to the state upon approval of the applicable decision-making body after a public hearing, and a minimum of thirty (30) days prior written notice to affected employees.
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2018-04-26
Withdrawn at sponsor's request (04/26/2018)
RIH7549IntroProvides that commencing fiscal year 2019 and thereafter, all state funds appropriated for educational purposes pursuant to this chapter would be in an amount not less than the amount of funds appropriated in the previous fiscal year.
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2018-04-26
To House Finance Committee
RIH7546IntroCreates incentive bonus program to reward school systems meeting/exceeding annual education goals/standards established by department of education.
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2018-04-26
To House Finance Committee
RIH7724IntroProvides for the involuntary commitment of drug and intoxicating substance abusers who are a danger to themselves or others.
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2018-04-25
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8027IntroPrecludes the disability of a parent from serving as a basis for denial or restriction in matters involving a child's welfare, foster care, family law, guardianship and adoption without written findings by the family court.
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2018-04-25
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7521IntroEstablishes a new and separate calendar within the superior court to expediently hear and decide land use matters concerning the development of renewable energy resources.
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2018-04-20
Withdrawn at sponsor's request (04/25/2018)
RIH8095PassHouse Resolution Expressing Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Deborah Ellen Bradshaw
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2018-04-12
House read and passed
RIH8023IntroEliminates repealed statute references and creates a mechanism for employees to enforce their existing right to continuation of medical benefits, reinstatement of status after returning from being a temporary caregiver and Sunday pay wage laws.
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2018-04-05
To House Labor Committee
RIH8022IntroProhibits an employer, employment agency, labor organization, or employee, to commit any act declared to be an unlawful employment practice; individuals would be held personally liable for such conduct.
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2018-04-05
To House Labor Committee
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