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RIH5036IntroProhibits 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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2017-01-20
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RIH5130IntroAllows Robert Kennedy to join Courtney Kennedy and Randy Willard in marriage on or about May 20, 2017, within the City of East Providence, Rhode Island.
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2017-01-20
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RIH5129IntroAllows Kimberly D'Aiello to join Catherine Wilkinson and Kyle Laprade in marriage on or about May 20, 2017, within the City of Warwick, Rhode Island.
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2017-01-20
[Hearing: Jan 24]
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RIH5180IntroAllows the Honorable Joseph J. Solomon, Jr., to join Francesca M. Black and Justin Michael Port in marriage on or about June 10, 2017, within the City of Providence, Rhode Island.
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2017-01-20
[Hearing: Jan 24]
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RIH5131IntroAllows Dr. Paul J. Cesaro to join Brittney Crawford and Bryan Cardin in marriage on or about June 20, 2017, within the Town of Smithfield, Rhode Island.
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2017-01-20
[Hearing: Jan 24]
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RIH5101IntroAllows the imposition of up to a $500 fine on a motor vehicle lessor or secured party for failing to follow proper procedures in the event of a default by a lessee or purchaser.
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2017-01-20
[Hearing: Jan 24]
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RIH5094IntroEnables the general assembly in grand committee to fill a vacancy in the office of the lieutenant governor.
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2017-01-20
[Hearing: Jan 24]
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RIH5111IntroHouse Resolution Opposing United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334
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2017-01-20
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RIH5062IntroHouse Resolution Extending The Reporting And Expiration Dates Of The Special Legislative Commission To Study And Assess The Use Of Solitary Confinement In The Rhode Island Aci (extends The Reporting And Expiration Dates Of The Legislative Commission ...
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2017-01-20
[Hearing: Jan 24]
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RIH5116IntroProvides that a cause of action may be brought for encroachment upon open space land.
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2017-01-20
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RIH5181IntroJoint 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) (amends The Constitution So That In The Year 2022 And Th...
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2017-01-20
[Hearing: Jan 24]
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RIH5098IntroExcludes preliminary drafts, notes, impressions, memoranda, working papers and work products involving research at state institutions of higher learning from the definition of a public record.
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2017-01-20
[Hearing: Jan 24]
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RIH5011IntroJoint 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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2017-01-20
[Hearing: Jan 24]
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RIH5095IntroAllows 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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2017-01-20
[Hearing: Jan 24]
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RIH5154IntroProvides that no person convicted of a crime in which a fire arm was used to commit the offense shall be eligible for parole.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5153IntroProhibits the fraudulent evasion of any parking and/or storage fee.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5158IntroProhibits abortions solely as a means of sex selection.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5159IntroPrevents registered sex offenders from forming more than ten percent (10%) of the population of residential facilities receiving state funding or assistance, with certain exceptions.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5182IntroProhibits the use of a non-hands-free personal wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle, except for public safety personnel or in an emergency situation, and would provide for monetary fines for violations.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5152IntroAmends the law prohibiting texting while operating a motor vehicle to clarify that drivers are permitted to make phone calls or use GPS navigation tools and applications.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5156IntroPermits the possession of a stun-gun under the same license conditions which apply to possession of a pistol.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5183IntroProvides that prisoners who were sentenced as adults for offenses committed prior to age eighteen would be eligible for parole after fifteen years.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5150IntroProvides exceptions to the texting while driving prohibition.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5157IntroRedefines "first-time offender" and permits individuals with a record of up to two (2) misdemeanor convictions to be eligible for expungement.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5151IntroRequires all school buses be equipped with ignition interlock systems.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5149IntroIncreases the expiration date for a person over seventy-five (75) years of age to the third year following issuance of a driver's license.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5184IntroRenders privileged all communications engaged in by interpreters of the state office of interpreters, while acting in their official capacity.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5155IntroCriminalizes the manufacture, import, possession, purchase, sale or transfer of any ammunition feeding device capable of accepting more than ten (10) rounds.
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2017-01-19
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RIH5127IntroRemoves the requirement that the attorney general consent to a deferment of sentencing in a written deferral agreement and grant the superior court traditional discretion in sentencing matters.
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2017-01-18
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RIH5128IntroReforms parole, medical parole, community confinement, and correctional impact statements.
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2017-01-18
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RIH5126IntroCriminalizes the knowing and intentional failure of a physician, nurse, or other licensed medical person to provide reasonable medical care and treatment to an infant born alive a felony and manslaughter if the infant dies.
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2017-01-18
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RIH5112IntroAllows voters, whose provided address is in question, to vote using a provisional ballot and authorize the local board of canvassers to determine the validity of the provided address.
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2017-01-13
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RIH5118IntroRequires that the state DMV not place on a motorist's driving record, a traffic violation if the fine is paid within 30 days of issuance.
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2017-01-13
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RIH5110IntroPermits expungement of any criminal conviction for an offense that has been decriminalized subsequent to the date of such conviction.
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2017-01-13
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RIH5117IntroMakes various changes to the sentencing and execution guidelines for purposes of criminal procedure and would add new conditions of criminal probation.
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2017-01-13
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RIH5115IntroClarifies what constitutes a felony, misdemeanor, and petty misdemeanor and also amends the penalties for certain criminal offenses involving assault and larceny, based on the value of property stolen.
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2017-01-13
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RIH5113IntroPermits 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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2017-01-13
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RIH5100IntroDefines and regulates, and in some cases, prohibit dismemberment abortions.
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2017-01-12
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RIH5104IntroCreates the "Animal Abuser Registry Act" which requires all persons convicted of animal abuse to register with an online registry to be established and maintained by the attorney general's office.
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2017-01-12
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RIH5093IntroPromotes the state and local enforcement of federal immigration laws, through civil and criminal penalties.
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2017-01-12
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RIH5102IntroProhibits the issuance of Rhode Island operator's license to any applicant who fails to provide the division of motor vehicles with a valid social security number.
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2017-01-12
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RIH5099IntroMakes the use of display or aerial fireworks after 12:00 a.m. or before 7:00 a.m. a civil violation with a fine of $75.00.
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2017-01-12
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RIH5097IntroEstablishes an arbitration process to resolve certain condominium disputes.
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2017-01-12
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RIH5103IntroClassifies as public information the names and addresses of anyone or entity who legally grows marijuana and who also sells or gives it away to others.
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2017-01-12
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RIH5096IntroEntitles criminal defendants charged with enumerated serious criminal offenses to a bail hearing within four (4) calendar days of initial court appearance.
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2017-01-12
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RIH5065IntroCreates a batterer's intervention program fund and also adopts evidence-based probation and parole supervision systems.
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2017-01-11
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RIH5067IntroProhibits persons convicted of certain offenses involving domestic violence from owning or possessing firearms.
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2017-01-11
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RIH5060IntroProvides that a motor vehicle accident with death resulting, if the attorney general decides not to prosecute a criminal case, the attorney general shall give the decedent's representatives an opportunity to discuss why the matter is not being prosec...
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2017-01-11
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RIH5059IntroMakes a fatal accident caused by the negligent operation of a motor vehicle a misdemeanor, punishable by up to one year in prison and a loss of driving privileges for not more than sixty (60) days.
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2017-01-11
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RIH5064IntroAllows creation of superior court diversion program for substance abusers or persons with mental health issues charged with certain criminal offenses.
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2017-01-11
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