Harold M. Metts

  • Rhode Island
  • Senator
  • Democrat
  • District 6

District Office

31 Tanner Street, Providence 02907

Email sen-metts@rilegislature.gov

Phone 401-272-0112

Serving District 6

Sponsored Bills


SB 2926

AN ACT RELATING TO PROPERTY -- RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD AND TENANT ACT (Imposes a moratorium on non-essential evictions/mortgage foreclosures during a state of emergency declared by the governor relating to residential property and establishes an eviction diversion program to resolve landlord-tenant eviction disputes.)

  • Introduced Aug 21 2020

SB 2923

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF PROVIDENCE TO ISSUE NOT TO EXCEED $140,000,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS, NOTES AND OTHER EVIDENCES OF INDEBTEDNESS TO FINANCE THE CONSTRUCTION, RENOVATION, IMPROVEMENT, ALTERATION, REPAIR, LANDSCAPING, FURNISHING AND EQUIPPING OF SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL FACILITIES THROUGHOUT THE CITY, SUBJECT TO APPROVAL OF STATE HOUSING AID AT A REIMBURSEMENT RATE OR STATE SHARE RATIO OF NOT LESS THAN 75% AT THE TIME OF ISSUANCE AND PROVIDED THAT THE AUTHORIZATION SHALL BE REDUCED BY THE AMOUNT OF CERTAIN GRANTS RECEIVED FROM STATE BOND PROCEEDS, FROM THE RHODE ISLAND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION OR FROM THE RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL BUILDING AUTHORITY (Authorizes City of Providence to issue $140,000,000 in general obligation bonds to finance, improvements to school buildings and facilities.)

  • Introduced Jul 16 2020
  • 08/03/2020 Meeting postponed (08/04/2020) Aug 03 2020

SR 2902

Joint Resolution To Approve And Publish, And Submit To The Electors A Proposition Of Amendment To The Constitution Of The State (Change The Name Of The State)

  • Introduced Jun 17 2020
  • 07/16/2020 House passed as amended in concurrence Jul 16 2020

SR 2897

Senate Resolution Recognizing "Juneteenth National Freedom Day" On June 19, 2020

  • Introduced Jun 17 2020
  • 06/18/2020 Senate read and passed Jun 18 2020
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Recent Votes


Feb 05, 2020

Metts voted Yes

SB 2147

Pass

Passage

Feb 26, 2020

Metts voted Yes

SB 2150

Pass

Passage

Feb 25, 2020


Sources

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