Rhode Island Bills

sponsored by Teresa Ann Tanzi

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HB 8053 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF SOUTH KINGSTOWN TO FINANCE THE TOWN'S CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PLAN FOR THE FISCAL YEARS 2020-2026, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE ACQUISITION, CONSTRUCTION, REPLACEMENT, REPAIR, IMPROVEMENT, FURNISHING AND EQUIPPING OF MUNICIPAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY AND ROAD IMPROVEMENTS, PUBLIC SAFETY INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENTS AND OTHER MUNICIPAL PROJECTS, BY THE ISSUANCE OF NOT MORE THAN $6,500,000 BONDS, NOTES AND/OR OTHER EVIDENCES OF INDEBTEDNESS THEREFOR (Authorizes the town of South Kingstown to issue not more than $6,500,000 bonds and notes to finance the town’s capital improvement plan for the fiscal years 2020-2026.)
Jun 18 2020 07/25/2020 Effective Without Governor's Signature
Jul 25 2020
HB 7051 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES -- GENERAL POWERS (Authorizes the town council of the town of South Kingstown to create a municipal court and housing court and defines the respective jurisdiction of those two courts.)
Jan 09 2020 06/26/2020 Effective Without Governor's Signature
Jun 26 2020
HB 7451 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO SOLEMNIZATION OF MARRIAGES (Allows John Wardle to join Alison Bubly and Adam Feinstein in marriage on or about June 14, 2020, within the Town of Middletown, Rhode Island.)
Feb 05 2020 06/10/2020 Referred To Senate Judiciary
Jun 10 2020
HB 7282 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO SOLEMNIZATION OF MARRIAGES (Allows the Honorable Raymond A. Hull to join Kristy Medrano and John Antonio in marriage on or about April 11, 2020, within the City of Warwick, Rhode Island.)
Jan 23 2020 03/12/2020 Referred To House Special Legislation
Mar 12 2020
HB 7327 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS (Increases the age from eighteen to twenty-one years for lawful possession, sale, or transfer of firearms or ammunition. Full-time law enforcement, state marshals and member of U.S. military would be exempt from these prohibitions.)
Jan 29 2020 03/11/2020 Meeting Postponed (03/11/2020)
Mar 11 2020
HB 7826 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION -- COUNCIL ON ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION (Requires the council of elementary and secondary education take into consideration the time and cost of transporting students across municipal boundaries.)
Feb 26 2020 03/11/2020 Committee Recommended Measure Be Held For Further Study
Mar 11 2020
HB 7978 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES -MEDICAL ASSISTANCE-HEALTH CARE FOR ELDERLY AND DISABLED (Increases medical assistance coverage for medical assistance coverage/income eligibility for Medicaid cost-sharing for individuals with incomes not to exceed 135% of the federal poverty.)
Mar 06 2020 03/06/2020 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Mar 06 2020
HB 7936 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO LABOR AND LABOR RELATIONS -- FAIR EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES (Forbids an employer to require an employee to execute a nondisclosure agreement; or non-disparagement agreement regarding alleged violations of civil rights or criminal conduct as a condition of employment.)
Feb 26 2020 02/26/2020 Introduced, Referred To House Corporations
Feb 26 2020
HB 7816 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO BUSINESSES AND PROFESSIONS - PHARMACIES - TOBACCO CESSATION THERAPY (Authorizes a licensed pharmacist, who successfully completes a course on tobacco cessation therapy, to prescribe and dispense tobacco cessation drug products to a qualified patient pursuant to rules adopted by the board of pharmacy.)
Feb 26 2020 02/26/2020 Introduced, Referred To House H.E.W.
Feb 26 2020
HB 7827 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO INSURANCE -- ACCIDENT AND SICKNESS INSURANCE POLICIES (Requires insurance carriers, nonprofit hospital service plans, nonprofit medical service corporations and health maintenance organizations to cover the costs of breast ultrasounds and or MRI breast exams.)
Feb 26 2020 02/26/2020 Introduced, Referred To House H.E.W.
Feb 26 2020
HB 7935 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO LABOR AND LABOR RELATIONS -- UNLAWFUL EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES (Prohibits employer/employment agency/labor organization/employer to directly/indirectly commit unlawful employment practice.)
Feb 26 2020 02/26/2020 Introduced, Referred To House Corporations
Feb 26 2020
HB 7934 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO LABOR AND LABOR RELATIONS -- FAIR EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES (Defines employee to include persons under appointment/contract of hire/apprenticeship/volunteer/upaid intern.)
Feb 26 2020 02/26/2020 Introduced, Referred To House Corporations
Feb 26 2020
HB 7828 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO BUSINESSES AND PROFESSIONS - BOARD OF MEDICAL LICENSURE AND DISCIPLINE (Includes in the definition of unprofessional conduct performance of a pelvic examination on an unconscious female patient without first obtaining informed consent.)
Feb 26 2020 02/26/2020 Introduced, Referred To House H.E.W.
Feb 26 2020
HB 7787 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS -- RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TRANSIT AUTHORITY (Limits damages to $100,000 in any tort action against the Rhode Island public transit authority, except by a special act, authorized by the general assembly.)
Feb 26 2020 02/26/2020 Introduced, Referred To House Corporations
Feb 26 2020
HB 7682 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- TOBACCO AND NICOTINE PRODUCTS--CHILDREN (Provides certain restrictions on the sale of tobacco products, enhance the definition of "tobacco products", and raises the minimum age to purchase tobacco products and nicotine-delivery systems from eighteen (18) to twenty-one (21) years of age.)
Feb 26 2020 02/26/2020 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Feb 26 2020
HB 7681 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION -- RESIDENCE OF CHILDREN FOR SCHOOL PURPOSES (Requires the department of education and the DCYF to develop a procedure to ensure that the municipalities where group homes or other residential facilities are located are reimbursed for the educational expenses above the cost allocated.)
Feb 26 2020 02/26/2020 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Feb 26 2020
HR 7831 (2020 Regular Session)
HOUSE RESOLUTION CREATING A SPECIAL LEGISLATIVE COMMISSION TO STUDY THE IMPACT OF THE TRAUMA INFLICTED ON CHILDREN WHO ARE EXPOSED TO VIOLENCE (Creates a 13 member commission to study the impact of the trauma inflicted on children exposed to violence, and report back by February 7, 2021, and expire on May 7, 2021.)
Feb 26 2020 02/26/2020 Introduced, Referred To House H.E.W.
Feb 26 2020
HB 7683 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY (Amends the membership, classification of service of employees and meeting regulations for the joint committee on legislative services.)
Feb 26 2020 02/26/2020 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Feb 26 2020
HB 7619 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO FOOD AND DRUGS -- THE UNIFORMED CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT (Expands drug awareness programs to high schools, directs funding from certain civil fines and mandates establishment of criteria for funding.)
Feb 14 2020 02/14/2020 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Feb 14 2020
HB 7538 (2020 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION -- HEALTH AND SAFETY OF PUPILS (This act would provide that the state would reimburse the school committees for the costs of providing student transportation services to public and private school pupils.)
Feb 12 2020 02/12/2020 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Feb 12 2020

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