SB 953

  • Rhode Island Senate Bill
  • 2019 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Jun 05, 2019
  • Senate
  • Passed House Jun 28, 2019
  • 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)

Michael J. McCaffrey

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 29
Primary

Dennis L. Algiere

  • Republican
  • upper
  • 38
Primary

Cynthia Armour Coyne

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 32
Primary

Dominick J. Ruggerio

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 4
Primary

Maryellen Goodwin

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 1
Primary

Votes


Jun 28, 2019

Senate

Jun 20, 2019

Senate

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

House

06/28/2019 House passed in concurrence

Jun 24, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

06/24/2019 Committee recommends passage in concurrence

House

06/24/2019 Placed on the House Consent Calendar (06/28/2019)

Jun 21, 2019

House

06/21/2019 Referred to House H.E.W.

Rhode Island General Assembly

06/21/2019 Scheduled for consideration (06/24/2019)

Jun 20, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

06/20/2019 Senate read and passed

Jun 18, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

06/18/2019 Placed on Senate Calendar (06/20/2019)

Rhode Island General Assembly

06/18/2019 Committee recommends passage

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)

Jun 05, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

06/05/2019 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary

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