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John G. Edwards

Democratic — Representative — District 70
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  • 2012
  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017

John G. Edwards represents House District 70 in the Rhode Island House, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 582 bills, and is the secondary sponsor of one bills

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HB 6350

    AN ACT VALIDATING AND RATIFYING AN AMENDMENT TO THE HOME RULE CHARTER OF THE TOWN OF TIVERTON (Validates and ratify amendments to the Home Rule Charter of the town of Tiverton, which amendments were adopted and approved by the electors of the town of Tiverton on November 8, 2016.)

  • HB 6328

    AN ACT RELATING TO LABOR AND LABOR RELATIONS - UNLAWFUL EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES (Prohibits an employer, employment agency, labor organization, or employee, to commit any act declared to be an unlawful employment practice; individuals would be held personally liable for such conduct.)

  • HB 6326

    AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES -- REGISTRATION OF VEHICLES--COMBINATION PLATES (Increases the upper gross weight limit for vehicles eligible for a combination plate from eleven thousand four hundred pounds (11,400 lbs.) to eleven thousand eight hundred pounds (11,800 lbs.).)

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  • HB 6318

    AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION -- HISTORIC PRESERVATION TAX CREDITS 2013 (Repeals the sunset provision of chapter 33.6 of title 44 which grants tax credits to individuals or companies redeveloping historic structures.)

  • HB 6285

    AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES -- REGISTRATION OF VEHICLES (Subjects toll violators of out-of-state tolled projects to license and registration denial under certain circumstances.)

  • HB 6286

    AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES -- DRIVER TRAINING STAFF (Permits CCRI to hire persons who are employed by, or associated with, commercial driving schools for the classroom instruction portion of the CCRI program.)

Recent Votes

HB 5951


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6992.0
•••No: 22.0
•••Other: 45.0
HB 5474


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7296.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 34.0
HB 6359


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7093.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 56.0
HB 5207


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6890.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 79.0
HB 6055


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7194.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 34.0
HB 6293


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6485.0
•••No: 56.0
•••Other: 68.0
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