HB 5536

  • Rhode Island House Bill
  • 2019 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Feb 27, 2019
  • Passed House May 15, 2019
  • Senate
  • Governor

AN ACT RELATING TO FOOD AND DRUGS -- THE GOOD SAMARITAN OVERDOSE PREVENTION ACT OF 2016 (Provides that law enforcement personnel, emergency medical personnel, and agencies participating in the HOPE initiative be exempt from civil liability or criminal prosecution as a result of administering opioid antagonists.)

Abstract

Bill Sponsors (5)

Nicholas A. Mattiello

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 15
Primary

Stephen M. Casey

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 50
Primary

Dennis M. Canario

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 71
Primary

Raymond H. Johnston Jr.

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 61
Primary

Robert B. Jacquard

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 17
Primary

Votes


May 15, 2019

House

Actions


Jul 15, 2019

Office of the Governor

07/15/2019 Signed by Governor

Jul 11, 2019

Office of the Governor

07/11/2019 Transmitted to Governor

Jun 28, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

06/28/2019 Senate passed Sub A in concurrence

Jun 26, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

06/26/2019 Placed on the Senate Consent Calendar (06/28/2019)

Jun 18, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

06/18/2019 Committee recommends passage of Sub A in concurrence

Jun 14, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

06/14/2019 Scheduled for consideration (06/18/2019)

Jun 13, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

06/13/2019 Committee recommended measure be held for further study

Jun 07, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

06/07/2019 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/13/2019)

May 22, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

05/22/2019 Referred to Senate Judiciary

May 15, 2019

House

05/15/2019 House passed Sub A

May 10, 2019

House

05/10/2019 Placed on House Calendar (05/15/2019)

May 08, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

05/08/2019 Committee recommends passage of Sub A

May 06, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

05/06/2019 Proposed Substitute

May 03, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

05/03/2019 Scheduled for consideration (05/08/2019)

May 01, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

05/01/2019 Committee recommended measure be held for further study

Apr 26, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

04/26/2019 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (05/01/2019)

Feb 27, 2019

House

02/27/2019 Introduced, referred to House H.E.W.

Bill Text

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5536  SUB A PDF

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