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Rhode Island General Assembly

75 Representatives
  • 66 Democrats
  • 8 Republicans
  • 1 Independent
38 Senators
  • 33 Democrats
  • 5 Republicans
11 House of Representatives Committees
10 Senate Committees

Bills

Recently Introduced

HB 5869

AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY -- ECONOMIC AND CLIMATE RESILIENCE ACT OF 2019 (Establishes a fee on companies that sell fossil fuels in Rhode Island for consumption or distribution within the state and establishes an "economic and climate resilience fund" to disburse the collected funds.)

  • Introduced Mar 15 2019
  • Sponsored by Carson, Kislak, Handy, and 2 more.

HB 5868

AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION -- PROPERTY SUBJECT TO TAXATION (Increases the number of years that the town of West Greenwich may enter into tax stabilization agreements from ten (10) to twelve (12).)

  • Introduced Mar 15 2019
  • Sponsored by Roberts, Caldwell, Nardone

HB 5863

AN ACT RELATING TO LABOR AND LABOR RELATIONS -- LICENSING (Creates a new process with standards to be utilized when deciding whether an applicant's past criminal contacts' convictions should disqualify them from receiving a government issued license.)

  • Introduced Mar 15 2019
  • Sponsored by Diaz, Williams, Edwards, and 2 more.

HB 5862

AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION -- RHODE ISLAND PROMISE SCHOLARSHIP (Extends the Promise Scholarship program for two (2) years through 2022.)

  • Introduced Mar 15 2019
  • Sponsored by Mcnamara, Lyle, Amore, and 2 more.
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Recently Passed

SR 535

Senate Resolution Commemorating The Celebration Of St. Joseph'S Day

  • Introduced Mar 14 2019
  • Sponsored by Ruggerio, Algiere, Paolino, and 2 more.

HB 5140

AN ACT RELATING TO SOLEMNIZATION OF MARRIAGES (Allows Steven F. Smith to join Gia F. Guglielmetti and Christopher B. Maselli in marriage on or about October 19, 2019, within the City of Providence, Rhode Island.)

  • Introduced Jan 17 2019
  • 01/17/2019 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary Mar 14 2019
  • Sponsored by Ucci, Costantino, Fellela, and 1 more.

HB 5359

AN ACT RELATING TO SOLEMNIZATION OF MARRIAGES (Allows the Honorable Doreen M. Costa to join Tonya McCarthy and David Tacey in marriage on or about September 9, 2019, within the Town of West Kingston, Rhode Island.)

  • Introduced Feb 08 2019
  • 02/08/2019 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary Mar 14 2019
  • Sponsored by Lombardi, Newberry, Hull

SR 534

Senate Resolution Commemorating The Celebration Of St. Patrick'S Day

  • Introduced Mar 14 2019
  • Sponsored by Mckenney, Lynch Prata, Crowley, and 2 more.
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Available Sessions

Session Bill Count
2019 Regular Session 1502
2018 Regular Session 2385
2017 Regular Session 2417

Sources

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