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Rhode Island Bills

Bill Title Introduced Latest Action
HB 5383 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY -- COMPREHENSIVE DISCHARGE PLANNING (Amends current law so that, as part of a comprehensive discharge plan, a hospital would be allowed to try to contact the patient's emergency contact and the certified peer recovery specialists, in accordance with federal law.)
Feb 14 2019 02/14/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Mar 20 2019
HB 5880 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS - REGULATORY POWERS OF ADMINISTRATION (Public utilities posting rate changes for retail service to notify PUC same day.)
Mar 20 2019 03/20/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Corporations
Mar 20 2019
HB 5118 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION -- HEALTH AND SAFETY OF PUPILS (Allows students in public schools to possess and use sunscreen.)
Jan 11 2019 01/11/2019 Introduced, Referred To House H.E.W.
Mar 20 2019
HB 5129 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO PROPERTY -- CONDOMINIUM LAW--RESALE OF UNITS (Imposes a penalty against a condominium association that fails to deliver a resale certificate within ten (10) days of a request by a unit owner.)
Jan 16 2019 01/16/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Corporations
Mar 20 2019
HB 5467 (2019 Regular Session)
An Act To Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Cars Inc.
Feb 14 2019 02/14/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Corporations
Mar 20 2019
HB 5877 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT -- PROMPT PAYMENT BY DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATION--SUBCONTRACTOR PAYMENTS (Helps expedite the payments made to subcontractors for work they perform on state contracts. It would also establish a new process to help minority business enterprises collect for their work on state contracts from their prime contractors.)
Mar 20 2019 03/20/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Mar 20 2019
HR 5882 (2019 Regular Session)
House Resolution Expressing Profound Sympathy On The Tragic Loss Of Fifty Lives At Mosques In Christchurch, New Zealand On Friday March 15, 2019
Mar 20 2019 03/20/2019 House Read And Passed
Mar 20 2019
HB 5879 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC RECORDS - ACCESS TO PUBLIC RECORDS (Provides an exemption to the access to public records law for winners of lottery prizes.)
Mar 20 2019 03/20/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Judiciary
Mar 20 2019
HB 5849 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO FISH AND WILDLIFE - FIELD TRIALS AND SHOOTING PRESERVES (Authorizes shooting preserves of five hundred (500) acres or greater to allow hunting deer, elk, or other animals in addition to domestic game birds as regulated by the department of environmental management.)
Mar 14 2019 03/14/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Environment And Natural Resources
Mar 20 2019
HB 5876 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY - HEMP GROWTH ACT (Repeals the licensure fee for a hemp license and reduce the license application fee from two hundred fifty dollars ($250) to one hundred dollars ($100).)
Mar 20 2019 03/20/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Mar 20 2019
HB 5874 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO HIGHWAYS - RHODE ISLAND TURNPIKE AND BRIDGE AUTHORITY (Reduces the number of infractions for a person to be considered a "toll violator" from twenty (20) to ten (10). The act also reduces the number of infractions for a person to be considered a "toll evader" from one hundred (100) to twenty (20).)
Mar 20 2019 03/20/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Mar 20 2019
SR 639 (2019 Regular Session)
Senate Resolution Expressing Condolences On The Passing Edward Desilva
Mar 20 2019 03/20/2019 Recommended For Immediate Consideration
Mar 20 2019
HB 5878 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION - SCHOOL COMMITTEES AND SUPERINTENDENTS - BEGINNING OF SCHOOL YEAR (Requires public schools, including charter schools, to begin the school year on the day after Labor Day commencing in the school year 2020-2021.)
Mar 20 2019 03/20/2019 Introduced, Referred To House H.E.W.
Mar 20 2019
HB 5875 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC PROPERTY AND WORKS -- STATE PURCHASES (Authorizes CCRI, RIC, URI to sell obsolete/discarded/surplus technology to students at a discounted price with monies collected used to purchase updated electronic equipment/technology.)
Mar 20 2019 03/20/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Finance
Mar 20 2019
HB 5881 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO SOLEMNIZATION OF MARRIAGES (Allows Andrew James Bucci to join Nicole Marie Bucci and Daniel Michael MacDonald in marriage on or about May 17, 2020, within the City of Newport, Rhode Island.)
Mar 20 2019 03/20/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Special Legislation
Mar 20 2019
HB 5022 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - WEAPONS (Makes it unlawful for any person to carry a rifle or shotgun in any vehicle or conveyance or on or about their person whether visible or concealed subject to certain exceptions.)
Jan 04 2019 01/04/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Judiciary
Mar 19 2019
HB 5762 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - WEAPONS (Prohibits firearms possession within 300 feet of school grounds except for peace officers, retired law enforcement officers, persons providing school security, firearms on private property and unloaded firearms in containers or locked car racks.)
Feb 27 2019 02/27/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Judiciary
Mar 19 2019
HB 5810 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO COMMERCIAL LAW - UNFAIR SALES PRACTICES - GIFT CERTIFICATES (Requires issuers of gift certificates to deposit and hold funds used to purchase the gift certificate in escrow for three (3) years, or until the gift certificate is redeemed and would restrict certain redemption terms in the event of bankruptcy.)
Mar 06 2019 03/06/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Corporations
Mar 19 2019
SB 192 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT -- THE FEDERAL SHUTDOWN AFFECTED EMPLOYEES LOAN PROGRAM (Establishes a new program which would assist federal employees who have been affected by a federal government shutdown by making available state-backed loans in an amount not to exceed five thousand dollars ($5,000).)
Jan 31 2019 01/31/2019 Introduced, Referred To Senate Commerce
Mar 19 2019
HB 5332 (2019 Regular Session)
AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS (Prohibits schools from offering employment incentives or bonuses to teachers on the condition that the teacher either is or becomes licensed to carry a weapon.)
Feb 07 2019 02/07/2019 Introduced, Referred To House Judiciary
Mar 19 2019

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