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Michael W. Chippendale

Republican — Representative — District 40
Available Terms:
  • 2012
  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017

Michael W. Chippendale represents House District 40 in the Rhode Island House, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 448 bills.

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HR 6346

    House Resolution Congratulating The Ponaganset High School Boys' Baseball Team On Winning The 2017 Rhode Island Division Ii Championship And Repeating As Champions

  • HB 6287

    AN ACT RELATING TO THE BURRILLVILLE LAND TRUST (Increases the tax exemption for real property held by the Burrillville Land Trust to two million dollars ($2,000,000).)

  • HB 6205

    AN ACT RELATING TO PARKS AND RECREATIONAL AREAS -- GENERAL PROVISIONS (Adds to the list of persons with disabilities for whom fees are waived for entrance to state parks any person sixty-five (65) years of age or older who suffer from a disability as defined by the director of the department of environmental management.)

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  • HB 6190

    AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS --DUTIES OF UTILITIES AND CARRIERS (Requires pub. utilities/electric distribution co. to provide prompt/adequate service to ratepayers for new service/ upgrades w/penalty of up to $1,000 with electric distribution co. to provide written estimates/itemized bill for work in excess of $500.)

  • HB 6140

    AN ACT RELATING TO BUSINESSES AND PROFESSIONS -- PLUMBERS, IRRIGATORS, AND WATER SYSTEMS INSTALLERS (Provides that a licensed individual sewage disposal system installer may, without further licensing, connect an existing sewer lateral pipe to a municipal or public sewer system.)

  • HB 6116

    AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT - DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATION (Prohibits state guide plan from requiring any city or town from adopting a housing ordinance that exceeds laws of Rhode Island or city or town's zoning laws.)

Recent Votes

HB 6374


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7093.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 56.0
HB 5529


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6789.0
•••No: 22.0
•••Other: 68.0
HB 5709


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6890.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 79.0
HB 5063


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6589.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 810.0
HB 5532


Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 6384.0
•••No: 45.0
•••Other: 810.0
HB 5634


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6181.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1418.0
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