Jonathon Acosta

  • Rhode Island
  • Senator
  • Democrat
  • District 16

District Office

100 Illinois Street, Central Falls, RI 02863

Phone 401-305-0545

Serving District 16

Sponsored Bills

SB 788

AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION -- REAL ESTATE CONVEYANCE TAX (Allows a municipality to set its own conveyance tax rate for residential properties sold in excess of $800,000.00 at $10 per $500. Provides collected taxes to be in a restricted account and distributed within 2 years for affordable housing.)

  • Introduced Mar 23 2023

SB 806

AN ACT RELATING TO FOOD AND DRUGS -- UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT (Amends law on controlled substances to permit a person to possess less than 1 ounce of psilocybin and would allow psilocybin to be cultivated at a person’s residence for personal use.)

  • Introduced Mar 23 2023

SB 812

AN ACT RELATING TO COURTS AND CIVIL PROCEDURE -- PROCEDURE GENERALLY -- JURY LISTS (Allows persons who are on parole, a suspended sentence or on probation to serve on juries.)

  • Introduced Mar 23 2023
  • 03/24/2023 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/28/2023) Mar 24 2023

SR 774

JOINT RESOLUTION MAKING AN APPROPRIATION OF $738,088 TO RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE (This resolution would authorize the appropriation of the sum of $738,088 to Rhode Island College to fund Rhode Island College HSI status and student supports.)

  • Introduced Mar 23 2023
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