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James C. Sheehan

Democratic — Senator — District 36
Available Terms:
  • 2012
  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017

James C. Sheehan represents Senate District 36 in the Rhode Island Senate, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 289 bills.

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SB 1030

    AN ACT RELATING TO ELECTIONS -- VOTING BOOTH (Raises the age of children that can accompany a voter in the voter booth, from under the age of thirteen (13) years to under the age of eighteen (18) years.)

  • SR 986

    Senate Resolution Expressing Condolences On The Passing Of Mary Beth Flynn

  • SB 920

    AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION - THE EDUCATION EQUITY AND PROPERTY TAX RELIEF ACT (Provides for a reduction to local per pupil funding for state-operated schools that do not have teachers who participate in the state teacher's retirement system.)

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  • SR 907

    Senate Resolution Proclaiming May As "Better Hearing And Speech Month" In The State Of Rhode Island

  • SB 884

    AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION - ESTABLISHMENT OF PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS (Provides that a charter public school that operates or will operate elementary school grades, middle school grades or high school grades shall be considered a network charter school notwithstanding the facility or the administration of the school.)

  • SR 779

    Senate Resolution Expressing Condolences On The Passing Of William Benson, Jr.

Recent Votes

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SB 772

Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2565.0
•••No: 923.0
•••Other: 410.0
SB 166

In Concurrence

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3284.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 615.0
SB 952

Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3181.0
•••No: 25.0
•••Other: 513.0
SB 43

Passage

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2155.0
•••No: 1231.0
•••Other: 513.0
SB 672

Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3489.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 410.0
SB 494

Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3489.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 410.0
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Sources

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