Valarie J. Lawson

  • Rhode Island
  • Senator
  • Democrat
  • District 14

Sponsored Bills

SR 923

Senate Resolution Commemorating May Of 2021 As "Mental Health Awareness Month" And May 20Th Of 2021 As "Mental Health Action Day" In The State Of Rhode Island

  • Introduced May 20 2021
  • 05/25/2021 Senate read and passed May 25 2021

SB 908

AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS -- RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TRANSIT AUTHORITY (Requires that the Rhode Transit Authority impose no fares and/or charges for service provided to the general public. Effective January 1, 2022.)

  • Introduced May 14 2021
  • 06/17/2021 Committee recommended measure be held for further study Jun 17 2021

SB 902

AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES -- ZONING ORDINANCES (Requires towns and cities to allow tiny homes to be used as an accessory dwelling.)

  • Introduced May 14 2021

SB 878

AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT – OFFICE OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (Raises Rhode Island Medicaid primary care payment rates to not less than federal Medicare rates for the same service.)

  • Introduced May 07 2021
  • 05/20/2021 Committee recommended measure be held for further study May 20 2021
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