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Roger A. Picard

Democratic — Senator — District 20
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  • 2012
  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017

Roger A. Picard represents Senate District 20 in the Rhode Island Senate, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 540 bills, and is the secondary sponsor of one bills

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SB 2914

    AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TOWN OF CUMBERLAND, WITH THE APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS, TO ISSUE GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS AND/OR NOTES IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $2,500,000 FOR STREET PAVEMENT IMPROVEMENTS IN THE TOWN (Authorizes the town of Cumberland to issue two million five hundred thousand dollars ($2,500,000) of the general obligation bonds and notes in order to finance street pavement improvements.)

  • SB 2795

    AN ACT RELATING TO PROPERTY -- RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD AND TENANT ACT (Prohibits residential landlords from terminating period tenancies from December 1 to February 1 and requires sixty (60) days written notice to the elderly or disabled.)

  • SB 2781

    AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT -- MANUFACTURING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT--TAX INCENTIVES (Establishes the "refundable investment tax credit act" to provide for a refundable investment tax credit for certain investments in the construction of facilities, acquisition of tangible property, and the training of employees in the state.)

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  • SB 2809

    AN ACT RELATING TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY - NAMING THE UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND WELCOME CENTER (Names the welcome center at the University of Rhode Island "The Robert J. Higgins Welcome Center.")

  • SB 2763

    AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES - COMMERCIAL DRIVER'S LICENSE (Permits the use of an electronic means of transmission of the medical certificate required for issuance of a CDL by the division of motor vehicles.)

  • SB 2645

    AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION -- HEALTH AND SAFETY OF PUPILS (Requires that pupil transportation vehicles with four (4) or more pupils have a school bus monitor.)

Recent Votes

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SB 2543

Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 38.0
SB 2133

Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3286.0
•••No: 25.0
•••Other: 38.0
SB 2710

Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 38.0
SB 2540

Approval of Amendment

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 38.0
SB 2540

Passage as Amended

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 38.0
SB 2287

Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 38.0
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