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RIH7956PassProvides for more conspicuous signage at automated school-zone-speed-enforcement system locations and allows for a graduated penalty system with a warning for a first offense.
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2018-07-10
Effective without Governor's signature
RIS2688PassRequires the use of yellow, flashing school zone speed signs and require written warning citations for first offenses, a fine up to forty-five dollars ($45) for second offenses and referral to the traffic tribunal for all subsequent offenses.
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2018-07-10
Effective without Governor's signature
RIS2872PassAuthorizes a police chief emeritus special license plate for Gary Malikowski, former police chief of West Greenwich.
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2018-07-10
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH8290PassAuthorizes a police chief emeritus special license plate for Gary Malikowski, former police chief of West Greenwich.
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2018-07-10
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7951PassImposes size and weight restrictions on through traffic on Forest Avenue, Middletown.
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2018-07-05
Effective without Governor's signature
RIS2675PassImposes size and weight restrictions on through traffic on Forest Avenue, Middletown.
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2018-07-05
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH7011PassCreates an additional surcharge of $10.00 for subsequent registration renewals for holders of the Friends of Plum Beach Lighthouse license plate.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7054PassExpands and clarifies what constitutes disability entitling disabled veterans to the waiver of motor vehicle registration fees.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIS2033PassExpands and clarifies what constitutes disability entitling disabled veterans to the waiver of motor vehicle registration fees.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7129PassEstablishes standardized methods and appeals procedures for the calculation of fair and reasonable compensation for parts and labor used in warranty services.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7194PassRequires driver's instruction courses and tests to include instruction information on driver's responsible conduct and rights during a traffic stop.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7223PassIncreases the fines and penalties of operating under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance with a child under thirteen (13) years of age.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7230PassAllows the division of motor vehicles to issue a courtesy registration plate for a vehicle more than twenty-five (25) years old.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7276PassProvides that the minimum number of prepaid orders for special motor vehicle registration plate type be five hundred (500) sets of plates per plate type.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIS2254PassCreates an additional surcharge of $10 for subsequent registration renewals for holders of the Plum Beach Lighthouse license plate, with the funds distributed to Friends of Plum Beach Lighthouse Inc. for the protection and upkeep of Plum Beach Lighth...
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH7607PassMandates each motor vehicle policy insurer provide a weekly record of each policy to the department of motor vehicles. A vehicle owner not insured for four (4) reporting periods must be notified to meet certain requirements.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIS2484PassAllows the division of motor vehicles to issue a courtesy registration plate for a vehicle that is registered as street rod or custom vehicle pursuant to § 31-3-31.1
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIS2426PassMandates each motor vehicle policy insurer provide a weekly record of each policy to the department of motor vehicles. A vehicle owner not insured for four (4) reporting periods must be notified to meet certain requirements.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIS2754PassEstablishes standardized methods and appeals procedures for the calculation of fair and reasonable compensation for parts and labor used in warranty services.
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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
RIH8117PassRequires tax administrator to send written notice to persons failing to file tax returns/pay taxes informing them they will be prevented from renewing operator license/vehicle registration and procedures to contest determination.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIS2867PassMakes driving under the influence with any child under thirteen (13) years of age in the vehicle a felony punishable by up to five (5) years imprisonment, a five thousand dollar ($5,000) fine, and a loss of license of up to two (2) years.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIH8203PassAuthorizes commercial low speed vehicles of 8 persons or less to operate on roadways of the city of Newport as a commercial jitney service.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIS2971PassAuthorizes commercial low speed vehicles of 8 persons or less to operate on roadways of the city of Newport as a commercial jitney service.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIS3012Pass- Registration Of Vehicles
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIS3010PassRequires driver's instruction courses and tests to include instruction information on driver's responsible conduct and rights during a traffic stop.
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2018-07-02
Signed by Governor
RIS2249PassCreates a special registration plate for holders of the Eagle Scout badge. The forty dollar ($40.00) surcharge for the plates shall be divided between the general fund and the Narragansett Council of the Boy Scouts of America.
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2018-06-29
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
RIH7336PassEnables newspaper motor route carriers to have installed upon them forward viewing a rotating amber beam lights.
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2018-06-28
Signed by Governor
RIS2284PassEnables newspaper motor route carriers to have installed upon them forward viewing a rotating amber beam lights.
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2018-06-28
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
RIS2287PassComprehensively 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
RIH7433EngrossCreates a special motor vehicle registration plate for The Rose Island Lighthouse Foundation, Inc.
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2018-06-23
Committee recommends passage in concurrence
RIH7737IntroPermits adults with valid foreign driver's licenses to drive in Rhode Island in compliance with Geneva Convention.
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2018-06-23
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH8148IntroAmends towing storage act and clarifies towing and storage issues.
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2018-06-23
House passed Sub A
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
RIH7224EngrossIncreases the penalties for a first offense of leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death to a minimum five (5) years in incarceration, a minimum of ten thousand dollars ($10,000) and a minimum license revocation of five (5) years.
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2018-06-20
House read and passed
RIH7506EngrossProvides that the traffic tribunal would have exclusive jurisdiction for second and subsequent violations of blood test refusals related to a suspected DUI.
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2018-06-20
House read and passed
RIS2760IntroAllows a judge to impose blood or urine testing and the use of an ignition interlock system upon persons seeking a conditional hardship license.
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2018-06-20
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH7560PassEliminates the requirement that a waiver for fuel content standards be obtained from both weights and measures (DLT) and the department of environmental management (DEM).
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2018-06-18
Signed by Governor
RIS2363PassEliminates the requirement that a waiver for fuel content standards be obtained from both weights and measures (DLT) and the department of environmental management (DEM).
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2018-06-18
Signed by Governor
RIH7776PassAmends several provisions relative to truck size and weight limitations to be compatible with federal law.
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2018-06-18
Signed by Governor
RIS2557PassAmends several provisions relative to truck size and weight limitations to be compatible with federal law.
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2018-06-18
Signed by Governor
RIS2678PassContinues status quo for licensing of approved recipients under DACA program; however, issuance of license does not confer right to vote eff. 12/3/18.
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2018-06-18
Signed by Governor
RIH7982PassContinues status quo for licensing of approved recipients under DACA program; however, issuance of license does not confer right to vote eff. 12/3/18.
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2018-06-18
Signed by Governor
RIH7676IntroPrevents credit history or score from being used to determine insurance rates.
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2018-06-16
To House Corporations Committee
RIH7048IntroCreates an 11 member legislative commission to study procedures to expedite the certification and licensure of military service members and their spouses by the DMV and DOA, and who would report back by March 12, 2019, and expire on June 12, 2019.
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2018-06-14
To House Veterans Affairs Committee
RIS2485PassCreates a Day of Portugal and Portuguese Heritage in RI, Inc. motor vehicle license plate.
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2018-06-07
Signed by Governor
RIH7865PassCreates a Day of Portugal and Portuguese Heritage in RI, Inc. motor vehicle license plate.
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2018-06-07
Signed by Governor
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
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