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James N. McLaughlin

Democratic — Representative — District 57
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  • 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 300 bills.

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HB 6360

    AN ACT RELATING TO MILITARY AFFAIRS AND DEFENSE - RHODE ISLAND VETERANS' HOME - ADVISORY COUNCIL (Reduces the number of advisory council members from twenty-seven (27) to fifteen (15) and eliminates the duty of the advisory council to advise the administrator of the veterans' home.)

  • HR 6351

    JOINT RESOLUTION CREATING A SPECIAL LEGISLATION COMMISSION TO STUDY VETERAN AND MILITARY SPOUSE EDUCATION & EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES (Creates a 13 member commission to study of veteran and military spouse education and employment opportunities, and who would report to the General Assembly by April 30, 2018, and expire on July 30, 2018.)

  • HB 6341

    AN ACT RELATING TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY -- PERMANENT JOINT COMMITTEE ON NAMING ALL NEW BUILDINGS, BRIDGES, EDIFICES AND OTHER STATE CONSTRUCTIONS -- NEW RHODE ISLAND VETERANS HOME CONFERENCE ROOM (Names one of the two (2) new conference rooms at the Rhode Island Veterans Home as the "S. Michael Minutelli Memorial Conference Room".)

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  • HB 6342

    AN ACT RELATING TO GENERAL ASSEMBLY -- PERMANENT JOINT COMMITTEE ON NAMING ALL NEW BUILDINGS, BRIDGES, EDIFICES AND OTHER STATE CONSTRUCTIONS -- NEW RHODE ISLAND VETERANS HOME CONFERENCE ROOM (Provides that one of the two (2) conference rooms in the new Rhode Island Veterans Home shall be named and known as the "Sergeant P. Andrew McKenna US Army 7th Special Forces Group Memorial Conference Room.")

  • HB 6306

    AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY - COMPREHENSIVE DISCHARGE PLANNING (Requires medical treatment facilities to provide discharge plans for patients with nonsubstance abuse related mental health disorders.)

  • HR 6274

    HOUSE RESOLUTION CREATING A SPECIAL LEGISLATIVE COMMISSION TO EXPLORE CONSTRUCTION OF A VETERANS' OF INVISIBLE WOUNDS MEMORIAL (Creates a 7 member special legislative commission to study the creation of a permanent Veterans' of Invisible Wounds Memorial at Veterans Memorial Cemetery and to report back to the house by March 15, 2018 and would expire on June 15, 2018.)

Recent Votes

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HB 5474

PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7296.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 34.0
HB 5685

PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7296.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 34.0
HR 6331

PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7093.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 56.0
HB 5937

PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7296.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 34.0
HB 6158

PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7194.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 45.0
HB 5550

AS AMENDED

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7296.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 34.0
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