John G. Edwards

  • Rhode Island
  • Representative
  • Democrat
  • District 70

District Office

69 South Avenue, Tiverton 02878

Email rep-edwards@rilegislature.gov

Phone 401-624-8879

69 South Avenue, Tiverton, RI 02878

Email rep-edwards@rilegislature.gov

Phone 401-624-8879

Serving District 70

Sponsored Bills


HB 8096

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF PORTSMOUTH TO ISSUE NOT TO EXCEED $65,900,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS, NOTES AND OTHER EVIDENCES OF INDEBTEDNESS TO FINANCE THE CONSTRUCTION, ADDITIONS, RENOVATION, IMPROVEMENT, ALTERATION, REPAIR, FURNISHING AND EQUIPPING OF SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL FACILITIES THROUGHOUT THE TOWN, SUBJECT TO APPROVAL OF STATE HOUSING AID AT A REIMBURSEMENT RATE OR STATE SHARE RATIO OF NOT LESS THAN 35% FOR EXPENDITURES ELIGIBLE FOR STATE AID AND PROVIDED THAT THE AUTHORIZATION SHALL BE REDUCED BY ANY GRANT RECEIVED FROM THE SCHOOL BUILDING AUTHORITY CAPITAL FUND (Authorizes the town of Portsmouth to issue bonds and notes to finance the construction, additions, renovation, improvement, alteration, repair, furnishing and equipping of schools and school facilities throughout the town.)

  • Introduced Jul 07 2020

HB 8049

AN ACT IN AMENDMENT OF CHAPTER 974 OF THE PUBLIC LAWS OF 1940, ENTITLED "AN ACT TO INCORPORATE THE STONE BRIDGE FIRE DISTRICT AND TO FURNISH A SUPPLY OF WATER FOR THE TOWN OF TIVERTON" (Authorizes the Stone Bridge fire district to borrow up to $100,000 in funds to meet specific short-term financial obligations.)

  • Introduced Jun 18 2020
  • 07/02/2020 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (07/09/2020) Jul 02 2020

HB 8062

AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY -- THE GEOENGINEERING ACT (Establishes licensing procedure for persons seeking to engage in geoengineering activity from DEM to protect health/safety/environment of state.)

  • Introduced Jun 18 2020

HR 8073

House Resolution Expressing Condolences On The Passing Of The Honorable Dorothy B. Edwards

  • Introduced Jun 18 2020
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Recent Votes


Feb 12, 2020

Edwards voted Yes

HB 7315

Pass

PASSAGE

Feb 25, 2020

Edwards voted Yes

HB 7645

Pass

PASSAGE

Feb 12, 2020

Edwards voted Yes

HB 7343

Pass

PASSAGE


Sources

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