Rhode Island Bills

sponsored by Joseph J. Solomon, Jr.

Bill Title Introduced Latest Action↓
HB 8015 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT -- ADDRESS CONFIDENTIALITY PROGRAM (Creates an Address Confidentiality Program for persons subjected to domestic violence.)
Mar 18 2022 06/22/2022 Transmitted To Governor
Jun 22 2022
HB 8328 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE CITY OF WARWICK TO ISSUE NOT TO EXCEED $350,000,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS, NOTES AND OTHER EVIDENCES OF INDEBTEDNESS TO FINANCE THE CONSTRUCTION, RENOVATION, IMPROVEMENT, ALTERATION, REPAIR, LANDSCAPING, FURNISHING AND EQUIPPING OF TWO NEW HIGH SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL FACILITIES TO REPLACE PILGRIM HIGH SCHOOL AND TOLLGATE HIGH SCHOOL, AND ALL ATTENDANT EXPENSES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DEMOLITION, ENGINEERING AND ARCHITECTURAL COSTS, SUBJECT TO APPROVAL OF STATE HOUSING AID AT A REIMBURSEMENT RATE OR STATE SHARE RATIO OF NOT LESS THAN 45% AT THE TIME OF ISSUANCE AND PROVIDED THAT THE AUTHORIZATION SHALL BE REDUCED BY THE AMOUNT OF CERTAIN GRANTS RECEIVED FROM STATE BOND PROCEEDS, FROM THE RHODE ISLAND DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION OR FROM THE RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL BUILDING AUTHORITY (Authorizes the city of Warwick to issue up to $350,000,000 general obligation bonds, to finance the construction, renovation, improvement, and equipping of two new high schools and school facilities to replace Pilgrim and Tollgate High School.)
Jun 08 2022 06/22/2022 Transmitted To Governor
Jun 22 2022
HB 7982 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO BUSINESSES AND PROFESSIONS (Decreases the number of OSHA training hours from three (3) hours to one hour.)
Mar 16 2022 06/21/2022 Signed By Governor
Jun 21 2022
HB 7235 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO BUSINESSES AND PROFESSIONS -- PHARMACIES (Sets pharmacist renewal license fee at $250 biennially and annual nonresident pharmacy location license fee at $625. Validates pharmacy technician licenses for 2 years. Validates pharmacy intern licenses for 5 years.)
Jan 28 2022 06/21/2022 Referred To Senate Health And Human Services
Jun 21 2022
HB 7269 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO BUSINESSES AND PROFESSIONS -- LICENSE PROCEDURE FOR SOCIAL WORKERS (Allows individuals who have received their masters of social work from an accredited college or university within the past 18 months to practice within the field prior to obtaining a license.)
Feb 02 2022 06/21/2022 Transmitted To Governor
Jun 21 2022
HB 7705 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS (Requires correctional officers to qualify annually with the pistol or revolver rather than the previous requirement of biennial qualification.)
Mar 02 2022 06/21/2022 Transmitted To Governor
Jun 21 2022
HB 6652 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO LABOR AND LABOR RELATIONS -- EMPLOYMENT OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN (Same as 21H-5619 -- Requires children who seek a special limited work permit to successfully complete a training program which shall address workers' rights, workplace health and safety, and workers' compensation, to be established and funded by the DLT.)
Jan 06 2022 06/15/2022 Signed By Governor
Jun 15 2022
HB 6607 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT TO AMEND THE LANGUAGE OF THE LEASE OF THE BENEFIT STREET ARMORY BETWEEN THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND AND THE PROVIDENCE MARINE CORPS OF ARTILLERY (Same as 21H-5669 -- Authorizes the Department of Administration to amend lease to Providence Marine Corps of Artillery to use hall for promotion of the arsenal and to sublease the rented space.)
Jan 06 2022 06/15/2022 Signed By Governor
Jun 15 2022
HB 7782 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO WATERS AND NAVIGATION -- WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT (Provides the standards for reviewing applications for plans or work for the extension of supply or distribution mains or pipes. It also adds an appeal of a denial by a public water supply facility pursuant to the administrative procedures act § 42-35-15.)
Mar 03 2022 06/15/2022 Signed By Governor
Jun 15 2022
HB 7434 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO COMMERCIAL LAW -- GENERAL REGULATORY PROVISIONS -- CREDIT CARD LENDING (Modernizes the Rhode Island credit card lending statute by amending the definition of "credit card plan" to keep up with new technology and online purchasing and expressly allows merchants to continue to assist consumers with digital payment options.)
Feb 11 2022 06/15/2022 Signed By Governor
Jun 15 2022
HB 8118 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES -- REGISTRATION OF VEHICLES (Mandates that no fee or surcharge, other than the fees and charges authorized pursuant to § 39-18.1-4, be added to any motor vehicle registration as a result of the issuance of any new registration plate.)
Apr 08 2022 06/14/2022 Committee Recommended Measure Be Held For Further Study
Jun 14 2022
HB 7080 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY -- CRUELTY TO ANIMALS (Provides that the trapping and subsequent release of any unowned feral or free roaming cat for the purpose of spaying or neutering of the cat shall not be considered abandonment.)
Jan 12 2022 06/10/2022 Referred To Senate Judiciary
Jun 10 2022
HB 8333 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION -- HEALTH AND SAFETY OF PUPILS (Focuses on increasing school security to minimize the threat of an intruder in a school.)
Jun 09 2022 06/09/2022 Introduced, Referred To House Education
Jun 09 2022
HR 8336 (2022 Regular Session)
House Resolution Proclaiming June 12, 2022, To Be "Women Veterans Appreciation Day" In The State Of Rhode Island
Jun 09 2022 06/09/2022 House Read And Passed
Jun 09 2022
HR 8335 (2022 Regular Session)
House Resolution Proclaiming June 10, 2022, As The "Day Of Portugal" In The State Of Rhode Island
Jun 09 2022 06/09/2022 House Read And Passed
Jun 09 2022
HB 8334 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION -- SCHOOL MENTAL HEALTH ACT OF 2022 (Establishes the School Mental Health Act of 2022 which would provide resources and establish a youth advisory council to improve safety in our schools.)
Jun 09 2022 06/09/2022 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Jun 09 2022
HR 8324 (2022 Regular Session)
House Resolution Congratulating Lincoln High School On Being Designated A "Green Ribbon School" By The United States Department Of Education
Jun 07 2022 06/07/2022 House Read And Passed
Jun 07 2022
HR 8326 (2022 Regular Session)
House Resolution Congratulating The Exeter Job Corps Academy On Winning The 2022 Ri Prostart® High School Culinary Arts, Foodservice And Hotel Management Competition
Jun 07 2022 06/07/2022 House Read And Passed
Jun 07 2022
HB 8318 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION -- HEALTH AND SAFETY OF PUPILS-WEAPONS ON SCHOOL GROUNDS (Strengthens school security measures/established 8 member school emergency response committee/rapid response teams/SWAT teams/requires annual appropriation of $1,000,000 to achieve these goals.)
Jun 03 2022 06/03/2022 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Jun 03 2022
HR 8313 (2022 Regular Session)
House Resolution Expressing Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Lieutenant Gary George Miller Of The Coventry Police Department
Jun 02 2022 06/02/2022 House Read And Passed
Jun 02 2022

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