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James N. McLaughlin

Democratic — Representative — District 57
Available Terms:
  • 2012
  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017

James N. McLaughlin represents House District 57 in the Rhode Island House, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 356 bills.

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HB 8307

    An Act Authorizing The Town Of Cumberland To Issue Not To Exceed $83,000,000 General Obligation Bonds, Notes And Other Evidences Of Indebtedness To Finance The Construction, Renovation, Improvement, Alteration, Repair, Furnishing And Equipping Of Schools And School Facilities Throughout The Town, Subject To Approval Of State Housing Aid At A Reimbursement Rate Or State Share Ratio Of Not Less Than 50% For Expenditures Eligible For State Aid And Provided That The Authorization Shall Be Reduced By Any Grant Received From The School Building Authority Capital Fund

  • HB 8294

    AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION - LEVY AND ASSESSMENT OF LOCAL TAXES (Establishes a nineteen (19) member permanent joint oversight commission to study and evaluate property tax related issues.)

  • HR 8282

    House Resolution Congratulating Connor Sheridan For His Outstanding Record Of Athletic Achievements And Wishing Him Continued Success At The United States Military Academy At West Point

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  • HR 8283

    House Resolution Recognizing The Importance And Vital Need For Chronically Ill Patients To Have Access To Safe Effective Treatments

  • HB 8243

    AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES - CENTRAL FALLS RETIREE PENSION BENEFITS (Provides gradual pension benefits increase over 5-year period starting 9/1/18 from 75% to 77.5% of base amount using cost-of-living adjustments over lifetime.)

  • HB 8244

    AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES-RETIREMENT OF MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES (Increases the base pension benefit for surviving spouses of beneficiaries from sixty-seven and one half (67.5%) percent to one hundred percent (100%), retroactive to July 1, 2014.)

Recent Votes

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HB 7102

PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6992.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 68.0
HB 7733

PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5370.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 2229.0
HB 7719

IN CONCURRENCE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6688.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 912.0
HB 8351

PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6586.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1013.0
HB 7800

AS AMENDED

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6586.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1013.0
HB 7800

PASSAGE OF AMENDMENT

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6485.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1114.0
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Sources

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