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Rhode Island Bills

Bill Title Introduced Latest Action
SB 990 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES -- REDEVELOPMENT AGENCIES AND PROJECTS (Permits redevelopment agencies to finance the construction of projects for residential, recreational, commercial, industrial, institutional, public, or other purposes contemplated by a redevelopment plan.)
Jun 27 2017 06/27/2017 Introduced, Referred To Senate Finance
Dec 07 2017
SR 989 (2017 Regular Session)
Joint Resolution Authorizing The State To Enter Into Financing Lease And Payment Agreements In Connection With The Construction Of A Ballpark In The City Of Pawtucket
Jun 27 2017 06/27/2017 Introduced, Referred To Senate Finance
Dec 07 2017
HB 6367 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES -- REDEVELOPMENT AGENCIES AND PROJECTS (Permits redevelopment agencies to finance the construction of projects for residential, recreational, commercial, industrial, institutional, public, or other purposes contemplated by a redevelopment plan.)
Jun 27 2017 06/27/2017 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Oct 18 2017
HR 6366 (2017 Regular Session)
Joint Resolution Authorizing The State To Enter Into A Financing Lease And Payment Agreements In Connection The Construction Of A Ballpark In The City Of Pawtucket
Jun 27 2017 06/27/2017 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Oct 18 2017
HB 5842 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO HIGHWAYS - MUNICIPAL ROAD AND BRIDGE REVOLVING FUND (Amends several sections relative to the eligibility and award process for projects that receive financial assistance from PACE (Property Assessment Clean Energy) programs and the Rhode Island infrastructure bank.)
Mar 02 2017 03/02/2017 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Oct 13 2017
SB 890 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION - BRISTOL VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS TAX RELIEF (Enables the town of Bristol to provide tax relief to volunteer firefighters based upon certain qualifying criteria.)
May 11 2017 05/11/2017 Introduced, Referred To Senate Finance
Oct 11 2017
HB 5039 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO COURTS AND CIVIL PROCEDURE - COURTS - DISTRICT COURT (Empowers certain municipal housing courts to order a building into receivership pursuant to the provisions of chapter 44 of title 34, "abandoned property.")
Jan 06 2017 01/06/2017 Introduced, Referred To House Judiciary
Oct 11 2017
HB 6076 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES -- MUNICIPAL RETIREMENT--RETIREMENT SYSTEM MEMBERSHIP (Places the current Cranston police chief in a defined contribution retirement plan.)
Apr 05 2017 04/05/2017 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Oct 11 2017
HB 6326 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES -- REGISTRATION OF VEHICLES--COMBINATION PLATES (Increases the upper gross weight limit for vehicles eligible for a combination plate from eleven thousand four hundred pounds (11,400 lbs.) to eleven thousand eight hundred pounds (11,800 lbs.).)
Jun 09 2017 06/09/2017 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Oct 11 2017
SB 971 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION -- LEVY AND ASSESSMENT OF LOCAL TAXES (Amends from ten (10) years to twelve (12) years the period which the city of Central Falls may authorize a stabilization of taxes on qualifying property located in the city of Central Falls.)
Jun 21 2017 06/21/2017 Introduced, Referred To Senate Finance
Oct 11 2017
SB 349 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY - ANIMAL CARE (Imposes on breeders requirements already in place on other pet custodial agencies.)
Feb 16 2017 02/16/2017 Introduced, Referred To Senate Judiciary
Oct 11 2017
SB 692 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES - AUTOMATED TRAFFIC VIOLATION MONITORING SYSTEMS (Increases the amount of time, from fourteen (14) days to twenty-eight (28) days, for a summons to issue solely based on evidence obtained by use of an automated traffic-violation-detection system.)
Mar 30 2017 03/30/2017 Introduced, Referred To Senate Judiciary
Oct 11 2017
SB 1026 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES-RETAIL LICENSES (Allows the Town of Cumberland’s board of licenses to approve the liquor license application for a business located at 88 Broad Street on tax assessor’s map plat 2 lot 32, plat 2 lot 51 and plat 2 lot 52.)
Sep 19 2017 09/19/2017 Placed On Senate Calendar (09/19/2017)
Oct 11 2017
HB 6090 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION - CITY OF PAWTUCKET -- NEIL J. HOUSTON, JR. RESIDENTIAL RE-ENTRY CENTER (Authorizes the city of Pawtucket to exempt from taxation the real and personal property of the Neil J. Houston, Jr. Community Resources for Justice Center.)
Apr 06 2017 04/06/2017 Introduced, Referred To House Municipal Government
Oct 11 2017
SB 273 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES (Places time requirements on the implementation of projects authorized by the state traffic commission excluding geometric improvements, roundabouts and new signals.)
Feb 15 2017 02/15/2017 Introduced, Referred To Senate Housing And Municipal Government
Oct 11 2017
SB 1027 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES - MISCELLANEOUS RULES (Amends the law prohibiting texting while operating a motor vehicle to clarify that drivers are permitted to make phone calls or use GPS navigation tools and applications.)
Sep 19 2017 09/19/2017 Placed On Senate Calendar (09/19/2017)
Oct 11 2017
HR 6331 (2017 Regular Session)
Joint Resolution Making An Appropriation To Pay Certain Claims
Jun 14 2017 06/14/2017 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Oct 11 2017
SB 1018 (2017 Regular Session)
An Act To Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Johnston Little League
Sep 19 2017 09/19/2017 Placed On The Senate Consent Calendar (09/19/2017)
Oct 11 2017
HB 5532 (2017 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO BUSINESSES AND PROFESSIONS - REAL ESTATE BROKERS AND SALESPERSONS (Removes the exception to qualification for a broker's license previously granted those with a baccalaureate in real estate.)
Feb 16 2017 02/16/2017 Introduced, Referred To House Corporations
Oct 11 2017
HB 6376 (2017 Regular Session)
An Act To Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Johnston Little League
Sep 19 2017 09/19/2017 House Read And Passed
Oct 11 2017

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