Rhode Island Legislature | 2018 | Regular Session

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Active Rhode Island Bills (Introduced, Engrossed, Enrolled, Passed)

BillSummaryAction
H7182Prohibits the use of restraints on pregnant prisoners in their third trimester during transport to and from court proceedings by sheriffs and/or incarceration at the ACI with annual reports to the general assembly effective January 1, 2019.2018-06-20
Placed on House Calendar (06/20/2018)
S2133Protects homeless persons in possession of a service animal, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, from being denied access to any homeless shelter in violation of the ADA or the state or federal Fair Housing Practices Acts.2018-06-20
Committee recommends passage in concurrence
S2978Allows Kevyn Kelly Smith to join Claire Pelham and Joseph Clegg in marriage on or about September 15, 2018, within the City of Cranston, Rhode Island.2018-06-20
Placed on the House Consent Calendar (06/20/2018)
S2359Requires easement benefited property owners to pay costs to maintain easements or rights-of-way of property of another.2018-06-20
Committee recommends passage of Sub A as amended in concurrence
S2612Requires all candidates for United States President and Vice President file copies of their last five (5) years of federal income tax returns with the state board of elections no later than fifty (50) days prior to the general election.2018-06-20
H8334Exempts newspaper deliverers from the minimum wage laws.2018-06-20
H8335Regulates procedures for granting/denial of state licenses/documents required for pursuing profession/business requiring same based on prior conviction of a crime/crimes unless directly related.2018-06-20
H8333Allows police and medical personnel to provide an opioid antagonist with instructions for use to individuals or their family who are at risk of future overdose.2018-06-20
Committee recommends passage
S2824Authorizes the advisory committee on historical cemeteries to revive the program for marking governors' graves. The department of administration would administer the funding for the plaque.2018-06-20
Committee recommends passage of Sub A in concurrence
H8215Allows waiver of prior claimed common law rights by corp./LLC officers/Enlarges advisory council from 16 to 17 members/Imposes certain limitations on payments to injured employees/Authorizes uninsured protection fund to promulgate rules and regulatio...2018-06-20
Committee recommends passage of Sub A

Top Rhode Island Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Rep. Joseph Shekarchi [D]208Syndicate content
Rep. Camille Vella-wilkinson [D]155Syndicate content
Rep. John Edwards [D]145Syndicate content
Rep. Kenneth Marshall [D]132Syndicate content
Rep. Raymond Hull [D]116Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Erin Lynch Prata [D]326Syndicate content
Sen. Frank Lombardi [D]200Syndicate content
Sen. Donna Nesselbush [D]158Syndicate content
Sen. Maryellen Goodwin [D]150Syndicate content
Sen. Louis Dipalma [D]150Syndicate content

Top Rhode Island Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Finance354Syndicate content
Judiciary267Syndicate content
Health, Education and Welfare149Syndicate content
Corporations107Syndicate content
Labor70Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary231Syndicate content
Finance128Syndicate content
Health and Human Services60Syndicate content
Education39Syndicate content
Commerce28Syndicate content

Most Viewed Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
H7200Making Appropriations For The Support Of The State For The Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2019Bill Text
H7477Requires pet shops to only sell cats or dogs obtained from an animal shelter, dog pound or animal rescue.Bill Text
S2045Authorizes the implementation and operation of sports wagering at the Twin River and Tiverton gaming facilities.Bill Text
H7076Requires Internet service providers to follow Internet service neutrality requirements.Bill Text
H7228Amends the nurse licensure compact and adopts an enhanced version of the act, to allow nurses to hold a multi-state license which would allow them to practice across state lines without having to obtain multiple licenses.Bill Text
S2008Requires Internet service providers to follow Internet service neutrality requirements.Bill Text
S2163Prohibits the state from restricting persons from terminating pregnancy prior to fetal viability. Would repeal laws regulating abortion.Bill Text
H7111Protects individuals from internet disclosure of personally identifiable information by commercial websites/online service operators and creates right of action for violations.Bill Text
H7340Prohibits the state from restricting persons from terminating pregnancy prior to fetal viability. Would repeal laws regulating abortion.Bill Text
H7075Makes possession bump stocks, binary triggers or trigger cranks punishable by up to10 years in imprisonment and/or a $10,000 fine and penalizes modification of semi-automatic weapons to full automatic fire with a single pull or hold in the same way.Bill Text

Most Monitored Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
S2188Establishes a fee on companies that sell fossil fuels in Rhode Island and also establishes a receipt account to disburse the funds from.Bill Text
H7400Establishes a fee on companies that sell fossil fuels in Rhode Island and also establishes a receipt account to disburse the funds from.Bill Text
H7477Requires pet shops to only sell cats or dogs obtained from an animal shelter, dog pound or animal rescue.Bill Text
H7340Prohibits the state from restricting persons from terminating pregnancy prior to fetal viability. Would repeal laws regulating abortion.Bill Text
H7075Makes possession bump stocks, binary triggers or trigger cranks punishable by up to10 years in imprisonment and/or a $10,000 fine and penalizes modification of semi-automatic weapons to full automatic fire with a single pull or hold in the same way.Bill Text
H7688Authorizes the supreme court to issue "extreme risk protections orders" requiring the surrender of all firearms from persons determined to be capable of causing personal injury.Bill Text
S2493Restricts possession and sale of new assault weapons. Limits magazine capacity to 10 rounds or less. Grandfathers current possession/ownership.Bill Text
S2163Prohibits the state from restricting persons from terminating pregnancy prior to fetal viability. Would repeal laws regulating abortion.Bill Text
H7766Restricts possession and sale of new assault weapons. Limits magazine capacity to 10 rounds or less. Grandfathers current possession/ownership.Bill Text
S2319Criminalizes the manufacture, import, possession, purchase, sale or transfer of any ammunition feeding device capable of accepting more than ten (10) rounds known as high capacity magazines.Bill Text

Rhode Island Sessions

YearSessionIntroducedCompletedLegislationSearchDataset
2018Regular Session2318457BrowseSearchDownload
2017Regular Session24181002BrowseSearchDownload
2016Regular Session24721013BrowseSearchDownload
2015Regular Session2399845BrowseSearchDownload
2014Regular Session25261139BrowseSearchDownload
2013Regular Session23891105BrowseSearchDownload
2012Regular Session1386585BrowseSearchDownload
2011Regular Session2420974BrowseSearchDownload
2010Regular Session2189703BrowseSearchDownload
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