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Current trends in Rhode Island legislation over the last 72 hours as measured by public interest and activity.

PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1H5129IntroducedImposes a penalty against a condominium association that fails to deliver a resale certificate within ten (10) days of a request by a unit owner.
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2019-01-16
#2H5025IntroducedProvides copies of public records at no cost to state legislators acting in their official capacity and in the furtherance of legislative business or oversight.
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2019-01-18
#3H5151IntroducedRelating To Making Appropriations In Support Of Fy 2020
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2019-01-17
#4H5042IntroducedProhibits surveillance on any public roadway in the state unless specifically authorized by statute or court order. This act would also provide for the confidentiality of information collected or stored.
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2019-01-09
#5H5134PassedHouse Resolution Recognizing And Supporting The "know Before You Fly" Campaign As An Official Source Of Safety Education For Prospective And Active Operators Of Unmanned Aircraft Systems In Rhode Island
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2019-01-16
House read and passed
#6S0037IntroducedAuthorizes and provide for online sports wagering through authorized hosting facilities in Rhode Island.
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2019-01-16
#7H5048IntroducedCreates a sales tax holiday for the days of August 10, 2019 and August 11, 2019.
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2019-01-09
#8H5127IntroducedCodifies the current state of the law on reproductive rights in Rhode Island by incorporating the protections set forth in Roe v. Wade limiting restrictions on an individual's decision to terminate a pregnancy.
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2019-01-16
#9H5141IntroducedAllows some persons, who do not otherwise qualify to reside in a special care unit in an assisted living residence to get into that unit under certain circumstances.
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2019-01-17
#10S0003PassedSenate Resolution Expressing Profound Sympathy On The Passing Of Suzanne Carcieri
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2019-01-08
Senate read and passed
#11H5018PassedHouse Resolution Expressing Condolences On The Passing Of Josefina "doÑa Fefa" Rosario
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2019-01-03
House read and passed
#12H5031IntroducedClarifies that § 34-7-4 ("right of footway denied") applies only to private rights of footway.
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2019-01-18
#13H5036IntroducedExpands the existing disability business enterprises program by allowing Veterans' Affairs, the Social Security Administration and others to verify that a business owner has a disability and is eligible for the current program.
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2019-01-04
#14H5039PassedHouse Resolution Expressing Condolences
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2019-01-08
House read and passed
#15H5040PassedHouse Resolution Extending Congratulations
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2019-01-08
House read and passed
#16H5051IntroducedAllows the division of motor vehicles to issue courtesy veterans' plates.
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2019-01-09
#17H5058PassedHouse Resolution Thanking The Honorable Anthony Giarrusso For His Many Years Of Distinguished Public Service To The Citizens Of Rhode Island
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2019-01-09
House read and passed
#18H5057PassedHouse Resolution Thanking The Honorable Kenneth J. Mendonca For His Distinguished Service To The State Of Rhode Island
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2019-01-09
House read and passed
#19H5059PassedHouse Resolution Thanking The Honorable Robert B. Lancia For His Service To The People Of The State Of Rhode Island
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2019-01-09
House read and passed
#20H5078IntroducedJoint Resolution To Approve And Publish And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Of Amendment To The Constitution Of The State - Four Year Terms And Term Limits For Representatives And Senators
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2019-01-10
#21H5107IntroducedHouse Resolution Amending The Rules Of The House Of Representatives For The Years 2017-2018
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2019-01-10
#22H5082IntroducedIncreases the penalties for driving so as to endanger, death resulting, by increasing the maximum term of imprisonment from ten (10) years to twenty (20) years, and the maximum term of license suspension from five (5) to ten (10) years.
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2019-01-10
#23H5088IntroducedEstablishes procedures for the Courts to establish non-monetary bail for pretrial release of detainees who are deemed eligible following an investigation and report submitted by the pretrial services unit utilizing the risk assessment tool.
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2019-01-10
#24H5090IntroducedHouse Resolution Extending The Reporting And Expiration Dates Of The Special Legislative Commission To Study The Efficacy And Cost Of Implementing A Recycling Program For All Multi-family Residential Units, Including Condominium Complexes (extends Th...
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2019-01-18
#25H5085IntroducedMakes filing false alarm/false information using 911 system with emergency response likely to/does cause death/serious bodily injury a felony with prison time 16 mos-3 years, $10,000 fine, both with individual liable for reasonable response costs.
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2019-01-10
#26H5077IntroducedJoint Resolution To Approve And Publish And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Of Amendment To The Constitution Of The State Of Rhode Island (sessions Of General Assembly) (proposes A Constitutional Amendment Which, If Approved By The Voters, Chang...
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2019-01-10
#27H5108PassedHouse Resolution Extending Deepest Condolences On The Passing Susan Joyce Lennon
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2019-01-10
House read and passed
#28H5115IntroducedProhibits the use of display fireworks, or aerial consumer fireworks without a permit between the hours of 12:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. on any day and makes a violation of this permit requirement a civil violation punishable by a fine of $75 and court co...
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2019-01-11
#29S0016IntroducedProvides that applicants/licensees for fossil fuel electricity generating facilities invest in renewable energy facilities in conjunction with the fossil fuel facility construction.
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2019-01-15
#30S0034IntroducedSenate Resolution Expressing Condolences On The Passing Of John Thomas Leyden
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2019-01-16
Placed on the Senate Consent Calendar (01/22/2019)
#31H5126IntroducedRequires compassion centers to post conspicuous signs warning of the dangers of marijuana when used by pregnant or breastfeeding women.
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2019-01-16
#32S0038IntroducedExempts property located at 122 North Main Street in the city of Woonsocket from the provision requiring it to be located a certain distance from objectors/schools/churches regarding the issuance of retail liquor licenses.
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2019-01-16
#33S0098IntroducedPermits 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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2019-01-16
#34S0094IntroducedJoint 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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2019-01-16
#35S0091IntroducedEstablishes office of inspector general which would be charged with preventing fraud and mismanagement of public funds, regardless of their source and would oversee all state programs and operations.
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2019-01-16
#36S0090IntroducedCreates the "Healthy Workplace Act of 2019" and would establish a cause of action against employers and employees for workplace bullying, harassment and other abusive conduct.
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2019-01-16
#37H5140IntroducedAllows Steven F. Smith to join Gia F. Guglielmetti and Christopher B. Maselli in marriage on or about October 19, 2019, within the City of Providence, Rhode Island.
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2019-01-17
#38H5063IntroducedHouse Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study The Impact Of The Trauma Inflicted On Children Who Are Exposed To Violence (creates A 13 Member Commission To Study The Impact Of The Trauma Inflicted On Children Exposed To Violence...
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2019-01-10
#39H5133IntroducedGrants solar energy system retail purchasers protections requiring disclosures in the retail/lease documents the right to cancel/rescind agreement within 90 days prior to installation/notice of liens filed on their property.
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2019-01-18
#40H5120IntroducedRequires insurance coverage for non-opioid treatment alternatives.
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2019-01-11
#41S0028IntroducedRepeals 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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2019-01-15
#42S0040IntroducedRequires Internet service providers to follow Internet service neutrality requirements.
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2019-01-16
#43H5029IntroducedAllows a classified employee, whose position is not fully funded through federal loans and/or grants to seek the nomination of or to be a candidate for elective state office.
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2019-01-18
#44S0009EngrossedAllows the board of canvassers of the town of Bristol to combine two (2) or more voting districts for the representative district 68 special election in March, 2019.
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2019-01-18
#45H5041IntroducedProhibits development of land contiguous to State House unless approved by general assembly.
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2019-01-18
#46H5084IntroducedProhibits lobbyists from making any political contributions to any member of the general assembly from January 1 through July 1 in any year, unless the general assembly adjourns for the year prior to July 1.
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2019-01-18
#47H5083IntroducedRequires the police officer commission on standards and training to establish mandatory training standards for police officers and trainees in all incidents involving mental health literacy.
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2019-01-18
#48H5096IntroducedValidating And Ratifying An Amendment To The Home Rule Charter Of The City Of Central Falls
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2019-01-18
#49H5075IntroducedRequires the sealing of any district court file, where a resolution of a trespass and eviction complaint results in a verdict for the tenant and no appeal is taken.
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2019-01-18
#50H5117IntroducedValidates and ratify amendments to the Home Rule Charter of the town of Middletown, which amendments were adopted and approved by the electors of the town of Middletown on November 6, 2018.
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2019-01-18
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