Rhode Island Bills

sponsored by Arthur J. Corvese

Bill Title Introduced Latest Action↓
HB 7911 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO BUSINESSES AND PROFESSIONS -- SOLICITATION BY CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS (Exempts not-for-profit food banks from the registration requirements under the "solicitation by charitable organizations" statute.)
Mar 07 2022 05/17/2022 Committee Recommends Passage Of Sub A
May 17 2022
HB 8160 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES -- RETAIL LICENSES (Authorizes the North Providence town council to exempt its tax assessor's Plat 19, Lot, 617, from the proximity to school and churches applicable restriction for retail liquor licenses.)
Apr 14 2022 05/17/2022 House Read And Passed
May 17 2022
HB 8253 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION -- THE EDUCATION EQUITY AND PROPERTY TAX RELIEF ACT (Amends the term "extraordinary costs" for the purposes of excess costs associated with special education students. The new definition of extraordinary costs would be educational costs that are over 3 times the average statewide special education cost.)
May 13 2022 05/13/2022 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
May 13 2022
HB 7926 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT (Raises the maximum age of eligibility for pediatric palliative services from eighteen (18) to twenty-six (26) and raises the eligibility for enhanced services from age eight (8) to age twenty-six (26).)
Mar 07 2022 05/12/2022 Committee Recommended Measure Be Held For Further Study
May 12 2022
HR 7320 (2022 Regular Session)
HOUSE RESOLUTION CREATING A SPECIAL LEGISLATIVE COMMISSION TO STUDY AND REVIEW THE COST AND STATUS OF THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND OWNED, VACANT, AND ABANDONED PROPERTIES AND PROVIDE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR METHODS TO MITIGATE THE ASSOCIATED EXPENSES (Creates a 13 member commission to study and provide recommendations to mitigate the associated costs for the State's vacant and abandoned properties, and would report back by May 1, 2023, and expire on June 30, 2023.)
Feb 02 2022 05/12/2022 House Passed Sub A As Amended (Floor Amendment)
May 12 2022
HB 8168 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT -- DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATION (Requires the contracting department of the department of human services or the department of administration to pilot at least one contract for professional or technical services using automatic verification software to verify hours billed under contract.)
Apr 27 2022 05/11/2022 Withdrawn At Sponsor's Request
May 11 2022
HB 7946 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES -- LOW AND MODERATE INCOME HOUSING (Directs the RI housing corporation to maintain accurate records and prepare semi-annual status reports ("reports") to the general assembly, the housing resources commission, and the secretary of commerce for housing, on Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers.)
Mar 07 2022 05/11/2022 House Passed Sub A
May 11 2022
HR 8225 (2022 Regular Session)
House Resolution Congratulating Rinchen-Tzo Emgushov, Md, On Her Retirement After Thirty-Seven Distinguished Years Of Practicing Medicine And Providing Exceptional Service To Her Patients
May 10 2022 05/10/2022 House Read And Passed
May 10 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 05/10/2022 House Passed Sub A
May 10 2022
HB 7320 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT CREATING A SPECIAL LEGISLATIVE COMMISSION TO STUDY AND REVIEW THE COST AND STATUS OF THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND OWNED, VACANT, AND ABANDONED PROPERTIES AND PROVIDE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR METHODS TO MITIGATE THE ASSOCIATED EXPENSES (Creates a 13 member commission to study and provide recommendations to mitigate the associated costs for the State's vacant and abandoned properties, and would report back by May 1, 2023, and expire on June 30, 2023.)
Feb 02 2022 05/06/2022 Placed On House Calendar (05/12/2022)
May 06 2022
HB 8006 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES -- MOTOR FUEL TAX (Imposes a moratorium on the payment of the fuel tax until December 31, 2022.)
Mar 18 2022 05/05/2022 Committee Recommended Measure Be Held For Further Study
May 05 2022
HB 7136 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY - ANIMAL CARE (Waives the adoption fee to adopt a dog or cat from a public animal shelter for a veteran that presents a current and valid driver’s license or identification card with the word "veteran" printed on its face.)
Jan 20 2022 05/04/2022 House Read And Passed
May 04 2022
HB 6608 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION -- SALES AND USE TAXES -- LIABILITY AND COMPUTATION (Same as 21H-5209 --Grants a tax credit for any tax placed upon the sale of automobile parts which have a core charge.)
Jan 06 2022 05/03/2022 Committee Recommended Measure Be Held For Further Study
May 03 2022
HB 7133 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY -- PHARMACEUTICAL REDISTRIBUTION PROGRAM ACT (Authorizes the creation and implementation of a Pharmaceutical Redistribution program by the department of health (DOH) and the board of pharmacy to commence operations on January 1, 2023.)
Jan 20 2022 05/03/2022 House Passed Sub A
May 03 2022
HB 7824 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES -- REGISTRATION OF VEHICLES (Authorizes the administration of the division of motor vehicles to make available, to Purple Heart Medal recipients, up to two (2) sets of special registration plates.)
Mar 03 2022 05/03/2022 House Passed Sub A
May 03 2022
HB 8152 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO PROPERTY -- THE GREEN HOUSING PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP ACT (Creates the green housing public-private partnership act to incentivize the construction of properties with climate emissions reduction goals.)
Apr 14 2022 04/26/2022 Committee Recommended Measure Be Held For Further Study
Apr 26 2022
HB 7274 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION -- TEACHERS' TENURE (Requires a school committee or the governing body of a charter or private school to submit the identity of any teacher terminated for cause to the Rhode Island department of education.)
Feb 02 2022 04/26/2022 House Passed Sub A
Apr 26 2022
HB 7299 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO BUSINESSES AND PROFESSIONS - PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS (Changes the definition of collaboration for physician assistants/increases continuing education to 50 hours/adds licensed nurse practitioners and physician assistants to the School and Youth concussion act.)
Feb 02 2022 04/26/2022 Referred To Senate Health And Human Services
Apr 26 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 04/26/2022 Referred To Senate Special Legislation And Veterans Affairs
Apr 26 2022
HB 7868 (2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO FISH AND WILDLIFE -- LICENSING (Exempts anyone age sixty-five (65) or older from the fishing license fee. An application must be completed.)
Mar 04 2022 04/26/2022 Committee Recommended Measure Be Held For Further Study
Apr 26 2022

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