Cynthia M. Mendes

  • Rhode Island
  • Senator
  • Democrat
  • District 18

Sponsored Bills

SR 2942

Senate Resolution Condemning The May 14, 2022, Mass Shooting In Buffalo, New York

  • Introduced May 17 2022

SB 2868

AN ACT RELATING TO LIBRARIES -- HISTORICAL SOCIETY LIBRARIES (Requires the general assembly appropriate funds to the state librarian for the purpose of caring for, preserving and cataloguing property in the state in the keeping of the Rhode Island Black Heritage Society.)

  • Introduced Apr 07 2022
  • 04/27/2022 Committee recommended measure be held for further study Apr 27 2022

SB 2854

AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION -- PROPERTY SUBJECT TO TAXATION (Exempts from taxation the real and tangible personal property of Foster Forward, a domestic nonprofit corporation, located in Pawtucket.)

  • Introduced Apr 05 2022
  • 05/25/2022 Effective without Governor's signature May 25 2022

SB 2859

AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT -- RHODE ISLAND HOUSING RESOURCES ACT OF 1998 (Creates a program for emergency housing assistance to needy families with children and pregnant woman with no other children through the Rhode Island housing resources commission.)

  • Introduced Apr 05 2022
  • 05/10/2022 Committee recommended measure be held for further study May 10 2022
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Recent Votes

Jun 23, 2022

Mendes voted Yes

SB 3045



Mendes voted Yes

SB 2855



Jun 24, 2022

Mendes voted Yes

SB 2551




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