Rhode Island Legislature | 2017 | Regular Session | Adjourned Sine Die

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

BillSummaryAction
S0990Permits redevelopment agencies to finance the construction of projects for residential, recreational, commercial, industrial, institutional, public, or other purposes contemplated by a redevelopment plan.2017-10-13
Scheduled for hearing (10/19/2017)
S0989Joint Resolution Authorizing The State To Enter Into Financing Lease And Payment Agreements In Connection With The Construction Of A Ballpark In The City Of Pawtucket2017-10-13
Scheduled for hearing (10/19/2017)
H5204Makes a number of technical amendments to the general laws, prepared at the recommendation of the Law revision Office. Article I of the act includes the statutory construction bill. Article II of the act contains reenactments of selected general laws...2017-10-11
Effective without Governor's signature
S0944Authorizes the city of Pawtucket to exempt from taxation the real and personal property of the Neil J. Houston, Jr. Residential Re-entry Center.2017-10-11
Effective without Governor's signature
S1018To Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Johnston Little League2017-10-11
Effective without Governor's signature
H5039Empowers certain municipal housing courts to order a building into receivership pursuant to the provisions of chapter 44 of title 34, "abandoned property."2017-10-11
Effective without Governor's signature
H5152Provides for an exception to the prohibition on texting while driving for any person activating, viewing or deactivating a global positioning device or navigation application.2017-10-11
Effective without Governor's signature
S0202Requires DEM to issue regulations requiring any dock or pier longer than twenty feet (20') and located on a freshwater lake or pond to be equipped with reflective material such that it can be seen by watercraft operators.2017-10-11
Effective without Governor's signature
S0273Places time requirements on the implementation of projects authorized by the state traffic commission excluding geometric improvements, roundabouts and new signals.2017-10-11
Effective without Governor's signature
S0692Increases the amount of time, from fourteen (14) days to twenty-eight (28) days, for a summons to issue solely based on evidence obtained by use of an automated traffic-violation-detection system.2017-10-11
Effective without Governor's signature

Top Rhode Island Sponsors

House Sponsors# BillsRSS
Rep. Joseph Shekarchi [D]188Syndicate content
Rep. Patricia Morgan [R]126Syndicate content
Rep. Robert Craven [D]125Syndicate content
Rep. Kenneth Marshall [D]120Syndicate content
Rep. William O'Brien [D]109Syndicate content
Senate Sponsors# BillsRSS
Sen. Erin Lynch Prata [D]284Syndicate content
Sen. Frank Lombardi [D]219Syndicate content
Sen. Michael McCaffrey [D]171Syndicate content
Sen. Stephen Archambault [D]157Syndicate content
Sen. Joshua Miller [D]154Syndicate content

Top Rhode Island Committees

House Committees# BillsRSS
Finance317Syndicate content
Judiciary210Syndicate content
Corporations90Syndicate content
Health, Education and Welfare74Syndicate content
Labor43Syndicate content
Senate Committees# BillsRSS
Judiciary160Syndicate content
Finance134Syndicate content
Health and Human Services52Syndicate content
Labor33Syndicate content
Education28Syndicate content

Most Viewed Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
H6011House Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Study The Establishment Of Procedures To Regulate And License The Intentional Manipulation Of The Global Environment Through Geoengineering (creates A 5 Member Commission To Study And Prov...Bill Text
H5343Prohibits the state from interfering with a woman's decision to prevent, commence, continue, or terminate a pregnancy prior to fetal viability.Bill Text
H5175Relating To Making Appropriations For The Support Of The State For The Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2018Bill Text
H5555Establishes a system for the regulation and taxation for adult use and cultivation of marijuana.Bill Text
H5093Promotes the state and local enforcement of federal immigration laws, through civil and criminal penalties.Bill Text
H5413Requires employers with eighteen (18) or more employees to provide three (3) paid sick days in 2018, four (4) paid sick days in 2019 and five (5) paid sick days thereafter.Bill Text
H5277Prohibits "conversion therapy" by licensed health care professionals with respect to children under eighteen (18) years of age.Bill Text
S0420Establishes a system for the regulation and taxation for adult use and cultivation of marijuana.Bill Text
H5510Limits access to firearms when an individual is under certain types of domestic restraining orders or protective orders issued or renewed on or after July 1, 2017.Bill Text
H5515Creates standards for responding to immigration detainees for the law enforcement officials' transportation of inmates, who are the subject of immigration detainers or administrative warrants.Bill Text

Most Monitored Rhode Island Bills

BillSummaryText
H5343Prohibits the state from interfering with a woman's decision to prevent, commence, continue, or terminate a pregnancy prior to fetal viability.Bill Text
H5093Promotes the state and local enforcement of federal immigration laws, through civil and criminal penalties.Bill Text
H5277Prohibits "conversion therapy" by licensed health care professionals with respect to children under eighteen (18) years of age.Bill Text
S0274Prohibits the state from interfering with a woman's decision to prevent, commence, continue, or terminate a pregnancy prior to fetal viability, or restricting the use or manner of medically recognized methods of contraception or abortion.Bill Text
H5155Criminalizes the manufacture, import, possession, purchase, sale or transfer of any ammunition feeding device capable of accepting more than ten (10) rounds.Bill Text
H5510Limits access to firearms when an individual is under certain types of domestic restraining orders or protective orders issued or renewed on or after July 1, 2017.Bill Text
H5555Establishes a system for the regulation and taxation for adult use and cultivation of marijuana.Bill Text
H5515Creates standards for responding to immigration detainees for the law enforcement officials' transportation of inmates, who are the subject of immigration detainers or administrative warrants.Bill Text
S0223Criminalizes 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
S0267Prohibits "conversion therapy" by licensed health care professionals with respect to children under 18 years of age.Bill Text

Rhode Island Sessions

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