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#1H5175PassedRelating To Making Appropriations For The Support Of The State For The Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2018
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2017-08-03
Signed by Governor
#2S0163PassedAdds two members to the board of the Kent County Water Authority.
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2017-07-26
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#3S0729PassedCreates the Block Island utility district to provide utility products and services to the town of New Shoreham.
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2017-07-26
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#4S0911PassedIncreases the tax exemption for real property held by the Burrillville Land Trust to two million dollars ($2,000,000).
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2017-07-26
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#5S0940PassedProvides that all Class A liquor license holders located in the city of Providence shall not be permitted to open for business until nine o'clock (9:00) a.m.
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2017-07-26
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#6S0969PassedExempts from taxation the real and personal property located at 321 Main Street, South Kingstown, Rhode Island, belonging to the Contemporary Theatre Company, a qualified tax exempt corporation under ยง501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
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2017-07-26
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#7S0974PassedValidates and ratify amendments to the Home Rule Charter of the town of Tiverton, which amendments were adopted and approved by the electors of the town of Tiverton on November 8, 2016.
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2017-07-26
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#8S0972PassedAuthorizes the town of Scituate to issue not more than $4,900,000 bonds and notes to finance various improvements at the town of Scituate's schools.
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2017-07-26
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#9S1013PassedSenate Resolution Expressing Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Stephen E. D'agostino
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2017-08-03
Senate read and passed
#10S1011EngrossedRequires the director the department of revenue to file annual reports, beginning on January 1, 2021 with the general assembly. Making recommendations and findings concerning the financial feasibility of the motor vehicle excise tax phase-out.
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2017-08-03
Senate read and passed
#11S1012PassedSenate Resolution Expressing Profound Sympathy On The Passing Of Evelyn Delfino
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2017-08-03
Senate read and passed
#12S0597PassedIncreases the guardianship ad litem maximum fee from $400 to $800 in guardian/limited guardianship proceedings.
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2017-07-26
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#13S0502PassedEstablishes limited conditions that must be satisfied to permit an increase in the bed capacity of existing nursing facilities, despite the moratorium on expansion.
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2017-07-26
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#14S0946PassedAllows the town of Lincoln to issue $60,000,000 in bonds for school construction and renovation, subject to voter approval.
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2017-07-26
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#15S0896PassedAdds illness sustained while in the performance of duty to the definition of accidental disability.
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2017-07-26
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#16S0041PassedAuthorizes the town of Foster to provide tax credits to the elderly and disabled.
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2017-07-26
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#17S0885PassedCreates a reporting requirement for the commissioners of education and the council on elementary and secondary education concerning teacher training and the effect of new regulations.
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2017-07-26
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#18S0515PassedNames the roundabout at the intersection of Division Road and New England Tech Boulevard in East Greenwich the "Michael B. Isaacs Roundabout".
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2017-07-26
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