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John G. Edwards

Democratic — Representative — District 70
Available Terms:
  • 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 730 bills, and is the secondary sponsor of one bills

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HB 8352

    AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- ABUSE AND EXPLOITATION OF ELDERS--ABUSE AND ISOLATION OF ELDERS OR DEPENDENT ADULTS -- THE PETER FALK CRIMINAL ISOLATION OF ELDERS ACT (Criminalizes isolation of an elder or dependent adult and would provide that certain notification requirements be fulfilled on behalf of elder persons or dependent adults.)

  • HB 8351

    AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT -- HEALTH CARE--HEALTH INSURANCE (Establishes the Rhode Island reinsurance program that will provide reinsurance to insurance carriers that offer health insurance coverage on the individual market, to mitigate the impact of high-risk individuals on health insurance rates.)

  • HB 8342

    AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION (Have each public institution of postsecondary education establish a plan for addressing the mental health needs of its students. Each institution shall develop policies aimed at identifying a student exhibiting suicidal behavior or tendencies.)

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  • HR 8308

    House Resolution Congratulating Laura Murphy Of East Greenwich High School For Being Named A 2017 National Finalist For The Wendy'S High School Heisman Award

  • HR 8310

    House Resolution Congratulating The Chariho High School Boys Lacrosse Team On Winning The 2018 Division Iii Boys Lacrosse State Championship

  • 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.)

Recent Votes

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HB 7090

PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4965.0
•••No: 1722.0
•••Other: 912.0
HB 7795

PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6586.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1013.0
HB 7124

IN CONCURRENCE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5269.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 2330.0
HB 7223

PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6789.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 810.0
HB 7719

IN CONCURRENCE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6688.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 912.0
HB 7080

IN CONCURRENCE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6485.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 1013.0
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Sources

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