THE OFFICIAL 2006 PUBLIC LAWS LIST

LAW REVISION OFFICE

The Honorable William J. Murphy

Speaker

 

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CHAPTER NUMBER

BILL NUMBER

TITLE

ENACTMENT DATE

228

H 7662Bam

911 emergency telephone number act - confidentiality - ALI - ANI Database provided to cities, towns and state police, fire and emergency management agencies.

06/28/06

169

S 2185am

Abuse and neglect of adults with severe impairments - violations - penalties.

06/23/06

196

H 7228am

Abuse and neglect of adults with severe impairments - violations - penalties.

06/28/06

547

H 6903

Abused and neglected children act - “Shaken baby syndrome" definition -

shaken baby syndrome prevention initiative.

07/10/06

401

S 3201

Administrative procedures act - health department - authorization date for electronic notice.

07/07/06

510

H 8256

Administrative procedures act - procedure for adoption of rules - health department - authorization date for electronic notice.

07/07/06

083

S 2496

Adult education commission act - repeal.

06/13/06

094

H 7515

Adult education commission act - repeal.

06/13/06

068

S 2499Aam

Agricultural use - preservation act.

06/14/06

077

H 7343A

Agricultural use - preservation act.

06/14/06

557

H 7756Aam

Air pollution act - motor vehicles - anti-idling act violations - penalties.

07/10/06

009

S 2464am

Airports and landing fields - Rhode Island Airport Corporation - authorization to lease the land at the Westerly Airport to the town of Westerly.

03/24/06

010

H 7201am

Airports and landing fields - Rhode Island Airport Corporation - authorization to lease the land at the Westerly Airport to the town of Westerly.

03/24/06

017

H 6906

Alcoholic beverages - Class C and D licenses - technical amendments and service of beverages on Sundays - approval requirements.

04/05/06

272

S 2189Aam

Alcoholic beverages - furnishing or procurement for underage persons - penalty for violations.

07/03/06

230

H 7071A

Alcoholic beverages - furnishing or procurement for underage persons - penalty for violations.

06/28/06

331

S 2194B

Alcoholic beverages - restaurants - off premise transportation of wine act.

07/04/06

199

H 7051B

Alcoholic beverages - restaurants - off premise transportation of wine act.

06/28/06

638

S 2082A

Alcoholic beverages - signature on licenses - posting and exhibition. – Class A licenses.

07/14/06

367

S 2480A

Alcoholic beverages regulations act - beer and wine samplings and tasting events - requirements.

07/07/06

467

H 7241A

Alcoholic beverages regulations act - beer and wine samplings and tasting events - requirements.

07/07/06

624

H 7242A

Alcoholic beverages regulations act - Class A  - certain sales items authorized.

07/14/06

244

S 2498Bam

Alternative fueled vehicle and filling station tax credit act - “alternative fuel” definition - bio-diesel and ethanol fuel.

06/30/06

240

H 7813A

Alternative fueled vehicle and filling station tax credit act - “alternative fuel” definition - bio-diesel and ethanol fuel.

06/30/06

561

H 7162

American and Haitian cultural exchange commission act.

07/10/06

563

H 7160

American and Jamaican cultural exchange commission act.

07/10/06

562

H 7161

American and Panamanian cultural exchange commission act.

07/10/06

268

S 2378A

Assault on persons with severe impairments causing serious bodily injury - health care for elderly and

disabled residents act - services for adult victims with severe impairments of assault, abuse or neglect.

07/03/06

175

H 7226A

Assault on persons with severe impairments or mentally disabled - penalties - services for adult victims with severe impairments of abuse, neglect and/or exploitation.

06/26/06

541

S 2540A

Assisted living residence licensing act - license requirements - staffing   requirements - annual unannounced on-site inspections - retaliation against employees prohibited.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007

07/10/06

550

H 7232A

Assisted living residence licensing act - license requirements - staff  requirements - annual unannounced on-site inspections - retaliation against employees prohibited.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007.

07/10/06

640

S 2042Aam

Bicycles - operations act - definitions and rules of the road.

*Provisions effective July 1, 2008

07/14/06

409

S 3157

Biotechnology investment tax credit act.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

505

H 8208

Biotechnology investment tax credit act.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

031

S 3063

Biotechnology investment tax credit act. See effective date provision.

05/24/06

032

H 8042

Biotechnology investment tax credit act. See effective date provision.

05/24/06

329

S 2273am

Boat regulations act - flotation device requirement for certain age children.

07/04/06

414

S 3200

Bristol - bonds - capital improvement projects.

07/06/06

499

H 8266

Bristol - bonds - capital improvement projects.

07/06/06

532

H 8214

Burrillville - tax assessment stabilization act.

07/06/06

411

S 3147

Burrillville - Tax assessment stabilization.

07/07/06

163

S 2938A

Business corporation act - personal liability of directors - mergers of subsidiary corporation - articles of merger - limited liability company act - conversion of certain entities to limited liability company.

06/23/06

085

S 2590

Business regulation department - authority - insurance - administrative penalties.

06/13/06

098

H 7659

Business regulation department - authority - insurance statutes governing licenses -administrative penalties.

06/13/06

613

S 2602A

Business regulation department - insurance administration - “health insurance” definition amended to include dental coverage.

07/14/06

570

H 7732A

Captain Matthew J. August Memorial Bridge - newly constructed

Davisville Road Bridge in North Kingstown.

07/11/06

059

S 2014B

Cats - permit program and regulations act.

06/09/06

063

H 7906Aam

Cats - permit program and regulations act.

06/09/06

405

S 3189

Central Coventry fire district - boundaries of consolidated district - charter amendment.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

492

H 8285

Central Coventry fire district, Harris Fire & Lighting District and the Tiogue Fire District, and the Washington Lighting District - consolidated district act.

*See effective date provision.

07/06/06

626

H 7147A

Charitable organizations solicitation act - requirements.

07/14/06

375

S 2296

Charitable trusts with certain assets - termination provisions.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

450

H 7708

Charitable trusts with certain assets - termination provisions.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

256

S 2892

Charlestown - religious organization -property - tax exemptions.

07/03/06

407

S 3164

Charlestown, Richmond and Hopkinton - regional school district act - amendment.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

419

S 3166

Charlestown, Richmond and Hopkinton - regional school district act - amendments.

*See effective date provision.

07/06/06

490

H 8253

Charlestown, Richmond and Hopkinton -regional high school district act - amendments - annual regional school district meeting.

*See effective date provision.

07/06/06

533

S 3153Aam

Child care method in the state - study commission.

07/04/06

601

H 7423A

Child care- state subsidies - rates established - payment to providers - human services department report.

07/14/06

455

H 7587

Child support cases - legal representation act - department of human services, office of child support services.

07/07/06

612

S 2637am

Child-care - state subsidies - rates - payments to providers.

07/14/06

067

S 2370A

Child-care providers and child-placing agencies - licensing and monitoring act - certain school-aged child day care programs - fire, building, or radon inspection certificates - exceptions.

06/14/06

075

H 7305A

Child-care providers and child-placing agencies - licensing and monitoring act - certain school-aged child day care programs - fire, building, or radon inspection certificates - exceptions.

06/00/06

195

H 7308am

Children - adoption - estates and trusts - inheritance - administrators, executors and trustees - certain immunity from liability.

06/28/06

260

S 2776

Children - complaints and offenses -powers of superior court - Brendan’s law violations.

07/03/06

290

H 7601

Children - complaints and offenses -powers of superior court - Brendan’s law violations.

07/03/06

001

H 6761

Children, youth and families and human services departments - development of a continuum of children's behavioral health programs - reporting date extended.

01/25/06

611

S 2756Aam

Choke-saving techniques – obligation and liability of choke-savers - food service establishments - choke-saving and CPR masks and gloves requirement.

07/14/06

057

H 7615A

Cities and town councils, school committees, regional school districts and water and fire districts  - powers to jointly establish an insurance corporation to obtain insurance and to enter into a cooperative risk management program.

06/09/06

161

S 2732B

City and town councils, regional school districts and committees, water and fire districts - power of to jointly establish an insurance corporation, to obtain insurance, and to enter into a cooperative risk management program.

06/22/06

627

H 6886

Commercial law - deceptive trade practices - certain rebate restrictions - prohibitions.

07/14/06

209

H 6720am

Commercial law - deceptive trade practices - rebates - certain advertising for sale at a retail establishment -photocopies of original sales receipts.

07/03/06

082

S 2416

Commercial transactions - violations - laundering of monetary instruments - laws of this state or of the United States.

06/13/06

095

H 7523

Commercial transactions - violations - laundering of monetary instruments - laws of this state or of the United States.

06/13/06

222

H 7752A

Community antenna television systems act - installation of cable television in multiple dwelling units - tenants’ rights.

*See effective date provisions.

07/03/06

572

S 2995

Companies - tax incentives for innovation and growth act.

*See effective date provision.

07/11/06

568

H 8000

Companies - tax incentives for innovation and growth act.

*See effective date provision.

07/11/06

461

H 7526

Computer crime act - amendments.

07/07/06

373

S 2404

Computer crime act - theft and trespass - violations - amendments.

07/07/06

379

S 2179

Construction contracts - law applicable - superior court jurisdiction.

07/07/06

509

H 8251

Construction contracts act - law applicable - superior court jurisdiction.

07/07/06

270

S 2361Aam

Consumer empowerment and identity theft prevention act.

*See effective date provisions.

07/03/06

226

H 7148Aam

Consumer empowerment and identity theft prevention act.

*See effective date provisions.

06/29/06

503

H 8203

Contractors - labor and payment of debts act - enforcement - penalty for violations.

07/07/06

359

S 2660

Contractors - labor and payment of debts act - violations - penalties.

07/07/06

648

H 8245Aam

Contractors’ registration act - amendments - alternate procedure for making claims against a contractor – private right of action - state building code act - applications for work requiring registered workers.

07/17/06

309

S 2927Aam

Conveyances - form and effect of act and abandoned property acts - municipalities - sale price recording.

*Provisions effective April 1, 2007.

07/04/06

088

S 2936

Corporations associations and partnerships act - conversion of sole proprietorship to a limited liability company.

06/13/06

188

H 7909am

Corporations associations and partnerships act - conversion of sole proprietorship to a limited liability company  - indemnification of directors - distributions to shareholder.

06/28/06

100

H 7910

Corporations associations and partnerships act - conversion of sole proprietorship to a limited liability company.

06/13/06

162

H 7287Aam

Corrections department - prisoner telephone use provisions.

*Provisions effective August 1, 2007.

06/23/06

587

H 7377

Courts - fees of sheriffs, sergeants, and constables.

07/14/06

213

H 7109Bam

Courts and civil procedure - catastrophic accidents - effect of release of one tortfeasor on liability of others - liability to contribution of tortfeasor released by injured person.

*See effective date provision.

07/03/06

305

S 2044am

Coventry - commercial motor trucks or tractors - weight restrictions on South Main Street.

07/04/06

119

S 2964am

Coventry - sewer authority act - amendments.

06/16/06

140

H 7927am

Coventry - sewer authority act - amendments.

06/16/06

496

H 8276

Coventry fire district - charter amendment.

07/06/06

396

S 3121

Cranston - bonds - fire stations and facilities.

07/06/06

525

H 8185

Cranston - bonds - fire stations and facilities.

07/06/06

528

H 8190

Cranston - bonds - playgrounds and athletic fields.

07/06/06

393

S 3118

Cranston - bonds - public highways.

07/06/06

526

H 8184

Cranston - bonds - public highways.

07/06/06

395

S 3120

Cranston - bonds - public libraries.

07/06/06

523

H 8187

Cranston - bonds - public libraries.

07/06/06

392

S 3117

Cranston - bonds - public works, highway equipment and salt storage facility.

07/06/06

522

H 8188

Cranston - bonds - public works, highway equipment and salt storage facility.

07/06/06

391

S 3116

Cranston - bonds - recreation facilities.

07/06/06

427

S 3135

Cranston - bonds - schools.

07/06/06

529

H 8189

Cranston - bonds - schools.

07/06/06

524

H 8186

Cranston - bonds - sewer system improvements.

07/06/06

394

S 3119

Cranston - bonds - sewer system.

07/06/06

622

H 7653

Credit unions - powers and duties of supervisory committee - investigations.

07/14/06

471

H 7106

Criminal procedure - search warrants - application.

07/07/06

382

S 2109

Criminal procedure - search warrants act - grounds for issuance.

07/07/06

124

S 3028

Cumberland - bonds - open space purposes.

06/16/06

149

H 8076

Cumberland - bonds - open space purposes.

06/16/06

348

S 2935

Cumberland - senior resident property tax services credit program act.

07/07/06

430

H 7912

Cumberland - senior resident property tax services credit program act.

07/06/06

058

S 2510A

Dams and reservoirs - unsafe - investigation and orders - DEM director powers and duties - emergency action plans.

06/09/06

062

H 7609A

Dams and reservoirs - unsafe - investigation and orders - DEM director - powers and duties - emergency action plans.

06/09/06

116

S 2880

Dating services regulation act.

06/16/06

137

H 7644

Dating services regulation act.

06/16/06

325

S 2384B

Dental hygienists and dental assistants - supervision and delegation - licensed nursing facilities.

07/04/06

448

H 7772A

Dental hygienists and dental assistants - supervision and delegation - licensed nursing facilities.

07/07/06

259

S 2784

Domestic abuse prevention - uniform interstate enforcement of domestic violence protection order act.

07/03/06

284

H 7786

Domestic abuse prevention act - uniform interstate enforcement of domestic violence protection order act.

07/03/06

324

S 2419B

Domestic assault and domestic abuse prevention acts - definitions - stalking and cyberstalking violations.

07/04/06

652

H 7138B

Domestic assault and domestic abuse prevention acts - stalking and cyber stalking violations included.

07/22/06

185

H 7175B

East Bay Economic Initiative - steering committee - separation of powers constitutional amendment provisions.

06/29/06

160

S 2593B

East Bay Economic Initiative act - steering committee.

06/22/06

416

S 3183

East Greenwich  - bonds - recreation facilities

07/06/06

417

S 3181

East Greenwich - bonds - landfill.

07/06/06

247

S 3182

East Greenwich - bonds - senior and community center.

07/03/06

101

H 8062

East Greenwich - tax deferment of increase in property taxes of persons sixty-five (65) years of age or older.

*See effective date provisions.

06/13/06

153

S 3075

East Greenwich - tax increase deferral program for persons sixty-five (65) years of age or older.

*See effective date provisions.

06/16/06

608

S 3173

East Providence - bonds - roads and drainage system.

07/14/06

598

H 7897

East Providence - bonds - roads and drainage system.

07/14/06

500

H 8105

East Providence - dog ordinance violations - penalties.

07/07/06

102

S 2085A

Education - charter schools - procedure for creation - education plan - measurable student academic goals.

06/16/06

128

H 6854

Education - charter schools - procedure for creation - education plan - measurable student academic goals.

06/16/06

264

S 2531

Education - state aid - statewide purchasing system.

07/03/06

298

H 6853A

Education - state aid - statewide purchasing system.

07/03/06

266

S 2489A

Education - statewide transportation of students with special needs and for all students - system establishment.

07/03/06

553

H 7841

Education - statewide transportation of students with special needs and all students.

07/10/06

072

S 3012

Education equity and property tax relief act -  joint legislative committee to establish a permanent education foundation aid formula for Rhode Island - reporting date.

*See effective date provision.

06/14/06

079

H 8012

Education equity and property tax relief act - joint legislative committee to establish a permanent education foundation aid formula for Rhode Island - reporting date.

*See effective date provision.

06/14/06

442

H 6987Aam

Elderly and disabled - property tax exemption act - income range and the maximum credit amount increased.

07/07/06

330

S 2219A

Elderly and/or disabled persons - property tax relief act - computation of credit.

07/04/06

174

S 2797Aam

Elections - campaign contributions and expenditures reporting act - ballot questions and political campaigns.

06/27/06

582

S 3204

Elections - campaign contributions and expenditures reporting act - contributions and expenditures - credit or debit card transactions, on-line or electronic payment systems.

07/14/06

588

H 7404

Elections - campaign contributions and expenditures reporting act - contributions and expenditures - credit or debit card transactions, on-line or electronic payment systems.

07/14/06

292

H 7529Aam

Elections - campaign contributions and expenditures reporting act - requirements - ballot questions and political campaigns - separate requirements.

07/03/06

352

S 2783

Elections - combination of voting districts in certain circumstances authorized - costs savings - closing of schools.

07/07/06

187

H 7530A

Elections - combination of voting districts in certain circumstances authorized - costs savings.

06/29/06

476

H 7938

Elections - felony convictions - restoration of voting rights act.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

314

S 2808A

Elections - mail ballots act  - “bipartisan” definition - delivery - voting from hospitals and convalescent homes - New Shoreham local elections.

07/04/06

459

H 7533

Elections - mail ballots act  - “bipartisan” definition - delivery - voting from hospitals and convalescent homes - New Shoreham local elections.

07/07/06

315

S 2780A

Elections - primary - identification of party voters - challenge of identity as to right to vote - bipartisan pair of poll supervisors - duties.

07/04/06

460

H 7531am

Elections - primary - identification of party voters - challenge of identity as to right to vote - bipartisan pair of poll supervisors - duties.

07/07/06

087

S 2860

Elections - publication of preliminary lists - preparation and posting of preliminary lists - ballots for blind, visually impaired and disabled voters - ease of use.

06/13/06

096

H 7535

Elections - publication of preliminary lists - preparation and posting of preliminary lists - ballots for blind, visually impaired and disabled voters - ease of use.

06/13/06

313

S 2812A

Elections - recording and signing of returns - deadline for delivery of election materials to the board of elections - voting equipment storage.

07/04/06

192

H 7532am

Elections - recording and signing of returns - deadline for delivery of election materials to the board of elections - voting equipment storage.

06/28/06

366

S 2486

Elections - restoration of voting rights act - felons.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

080

H 6874

Elections - statewide questions ordered by the Governor - repeal.

06/13/06

208

H 7924Bam

Electricians act - definitions - lightning protection contractors, installers and equipment - licenses.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007

07/03/06

628

H 6838am

Electronic mail fraud act.

07/14/06

447

H 7789A

Electronic waste prevention reuse and recycling act.

07/07/06

365

S 2509Aam

Electronic waste prevention, reuse and recycling act.

07/07/06

224

H 7842Aam

Emergency medical transportation services - documentation of pre -hospital exposure of emergency medical service workers - licensing of health care facilities - documentation of pre-hospital exposure of emergency medical service workers.

07/03/06

606

H 6759

Employees - maximum continuous employment without mealtime.

07/14/06

177

S 2844Aam

Energy and consumer savings act -amendments - efficiency standards.

06/23/06

288

H 7610Aam

Energy and consumer savings act -amendments - efficiency standards.

07/03/06

237

S 2903Bam

Energy conservation, efficiency and affordability act.

06/29/06

236

H 8025Aam

Energy conservation, efficiency and affordability act.

06/29/06

575

S 2277A

Energy facility siting act - public notice and hearings on construction projects in cities and towns affected - new facilities for the transmission of electricity.

07/14/06

592

H 7970am

Energy facility siting act - public notice and hearings on construction projects in cities and towns affected - new facilities for the transmission of electricity - applicant funding.

07/14/06

321

S 2502B

Environmental management department - planning and management functions.

07/04/06

465

H 7344Aam

Environmental management department - planning and management powers.

07/07/06

164

S 2801A

Estates and trusts - inheritance - certain immunity of administrators, executors and trustees concerning certain adopted children.

06/23/06

197

H 7207A

Exeter – West Greenwich regional school district - meeting time.

06/28/06

114

S 2836

Exeter-West Greenwich regional school district meeting date - time period changed.

06/16/06

535

S 2338

Farm property - certain greenhouses - tax exemption.

07/10/06

536

H 7357

Farm property - certain greenhouses - tax exemption.

07/10/06

267

S 2462Aam

Federally insured or assisted housing preservation act - owners - restrictions concerning termination of contracts.

07/03/06

295

H 7383A

Federally insured or assisted housing preservation act - owners - restrictions concerning termination of contracts.

07/03/06

190

H 7597

Fiduciaries - probate conflict of interest - powers - representation by person having substantially identical interest.

*See effective date provision.

06/28/06

167

S 2349A

Fiduciaries - representation by person having substantially identical interest.

*See effective date provision.

06/23/06

191

H 7594A

Fiduciaries - trustee’s power to adjust - total return unitrusts - alternative definition of income.

*See effective date provision.

06/28/06

168

S 2278A

Fiduciaries - trustee's power to adjust - total return unitrusts - alternative definition of income.

*See effective date provision.

06/23/06

110

S 2736

Financial institutions - credit unions - demand deposits - certain overdraft restrictions.

06/16/06

127

H 6837

Financial institutions - credit unions - demand deposits - certain overdraft restrictions.

06/16/06

243

S 2731Aam

Financial institutions - uniform debt management services act.

*Provisions effective March 31, 2007.

06/30/06

291

H 7577Aam

Financial institutions - uniform debt management services act.

*Provisions effective March 31, 2007.

07/03/06

574

S 2114Aam

Fire departments - safety and health programs - implementation plan - copy requirement - NFPA 1500 implementation plan review committee – creation and membership.

07/14/06

311

S 2868am

Fire safety code act - places of worship - sprinkler requirements.

07/04/06

506

H 8213am

Fire safety code act - places of worship - sprinkler requirements.

07/07/06

645

S 2229A

Firefighters and police officers - relief of injured and deceased - one time death benefit - surviving spouse or domestic partner.

07/14/06

644

H 7089A

Firefighters and police officers - relief of injured and deceased - one time death benefit - surviving spouse or domestic partner.

07/14/06

113

S 2825A

Fort Adams foundation act - organization.

06/16/06

143

H 7955A

Fort Adams foundation act - organization.

06/16/06

413

S 3101Aam

Foster/Glocester regional school district - renamed: Ponaganset regional school district - amendments.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

521

H 8152A

Foster/Glocester regional school district - renamed: Ponaganset regional school district - amendments.

*See effective date provision.

07/06/06

071

S 2992

Gasoline sales - minimum standards - weights and measures.

06/14/06

078

H 7900

Gasoline sales - minimum standards - weights and measures.

06/14/06

144

H 7975

General laws amendments - implementation of separation of powers constitutional amendment provisions.

06/16/06

280

H 8017

Glocester - elderly and disabled persons - tax exemptions.

07/03/06

257

S 2869

Glocester - elderly, disabled and veterans - tax exemptions.

07/03/06

279

H 8023

Glocester - elderly, disabled and veterans - tax exemptions.

07/03/06

180

S 2867

Glocester - exemption of elderly and disabled persons.

06/23/06

249

S 3122

Gold Star Parents Day.

07/03/06

285

H 7763

Gold Star Parents Day.

07/03/06

646

S 2094A

Government oversight and fiscal accountability review act - fiscal monitoring of privatization contracts - state departments, commissions, boards, councils and other agencies - contracting report.

06/23/06

634

S 2417

Government tort liability act - state -limitation of damages - commuter rail service.

07/14/06

623

H 7502

Government tort liability act - state -limitation of damages - commuter rail service.

07/14/06

493

H 8280

Harris Fire & Lighting District - consolidation with the Central Coventry Fire District - validation and ratification.

*See effective date provision.

07/06/06

404

S 3190

Harris fire and lighting district and the Central Covenrty fire district - consolidation - validation.

07/07/06

591

H 7917A

Hazardous chemicals - contamination of breast milk and environment act.

07/14/06

258

S 2848Aam

Health care affordability act - small employer health insurance availability act - wellness health benefit plan provisions.

07/03/06

296

H 6999Aam

Health care affordability act - small employer health insurance availability act - wellness health benefit plan provisions.

07/03/06

543

S 2618A

Health care facilities - new nursing facility beds - moratorium extended.

07/10/06

353

S 2760A

Health care facilities - safe patient handling act.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007.

07/07/06

463

H 7386Aam

Health care facilities - safe patient handling act.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007.

07/07/06

362

S 2613am

Health care facilities licensing act - rights of patients - informed consent requirement for research on human subjects for lifesaving devices, medications and treatments - exceptions.

07/07/06

225

H 8073am

Health care facilities licensing act - rights of patients - informed consent requirement for research on human subjects for lifesaving devices, medications and treatments - exceptions.

07/03/06

615

S 2377A

Health care for families act - administration - human services department - report concerning RIte care program.

07/14/06

603

H 7264A

Health care for families act - administration - human services department - report concerning RIte care program.

07/14/06

327

S 2330Aam

Health care for families act - human services department - public health access beneficiary employer report.

07/04/06

445

H 7025Aam

Health care for families act - human services department - public health access beneficiary employer report.

07/07/06

086

S 2758A

Health care insurers - post-payment audits - restrictions.

06/13/06

604

H 7158

Health care power of attorney act - statutory form - amendments.

07/14/06

539

S 2210

Health care quality steering committee - duties - hospital-acquired infections.

07/10/06

355

S 2753Aam

Health care services - utilization review act - amendments.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007.

07/07/06

218

H 7572B

Health care services - utilization review act - health department - variance of statutory requirements.

*See effective date provision.

07/03/06

221

H 7654B

Health care services utilization review act - amendments.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007.

07/03/06

269

S 2369A

Health department immunization program - adult influenza immunization - immunization account - insurers - requirements.

07/03/06

294

H 7414A

Health department immunization program - adult influenza immunization - immunization account - insurers - requirements.

07/03/06

380

S 2176am

Health insurance - reimbursement for orthotic and prosthetic services.

07/07/06

271

S 2264A

Health insurance commissioner - high risk pool funding extension act provisions - guaranteed availability to certain individuals - high risk pool rating rules - federal funding.

07/03/06

283

H 7926A

Health insurance commissioner - high risk pool funding extension act provisions - guaranteed availability to certain individuals - high risk pool rating rules - federal funding.

07/03/06

262

S 2706Aam

Health insurance coverage act - tobacco cessation programs.

07/03/06

293

H 7467A

Health insurance coverage act - tobacco cessation programs.

07/03/06

097

H 7648A

Health insurance policies - post-payment audit restrictions.

06/13/06

614

S 2383am

Hearing aid coverage - health insurance contracts - amount increased.

07/14/06

595

H 8254

Hearing aid coverage - health insurance contracts - amount increased.

07/14/06

029

H 7389A

Historical cemeteries advisory commission act.

05/16/06

504

H 8204

Hoisting engineers - board of examiners  - composition - licensing section.

07/07/06

360

S 2652

Hoisting engineers - board of examiners - officers - amendments.

07/07/06

573

S 2851Aam

Home loan protection act - predatory lending practices.

07/11/06

569

H 7814A

Home loan protection act - predatory lending practices.

*Provisions effective December 31, 2006.

07/11/06

211

H 7035A

Homestead tax exemption  act - amount.

07/03/06

497

H 8269A

Hopkinton - property tax updates - time period extension.

07/06/06

299

S 3105am

Hopkinton - tax revaluation - update.

07/04/06

551

H 7568Aam

Horse riding schools - equestrian professional - first aid certification required.

07/10/06

599

H 7773Aam

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) acts - health department - testing and counseling - amendments.

07/14/06

081

S 2047am

Hunting and hunting safety - restriction on size of weapons and ammunition.

06/13/06

091

H 7185A

Hunting and hunting safety - restriction on size of weapons and ammunition.

06/13/06

581

S 3052A

Hydrant tampering act - violations - penalties.

07/14/06

593

H 8009A

Hydrant tampering act - violations - penalties.

07/14/06

374

S 2326

Imprisonments for failure to pay fines or costs or give recognizance.

07/07/06

443

H 7006

Imprisonments for failure to pay fines or costs or give recognizance.

07/07/06

250

S 3113

Industrial property remediation and reuse act - amendments.

07/03/06

275

H 8239

Industrial property remediation and reuse act - amendments.

07/03/06

023

S 2595A

Industrial Recreational Building Authority act - organization - appointment of members - annual report.

04/20/06

021

H 7204am

Industrial Recreational Building Authority act - organization - appointment of members - annual report.

04/20/06

138

H 7651

Insurance - commercial special risks - criteria amended.

06/16/06

108

S 2585

Insurance - commercial special risks act - criteria amended.

06/16/06

204

S 2303am

Insurance - federal Riot reinsurance reimbursement fund act - “basic property insurance” definition amended - broad and special form dwelling coverage.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007.

06/28/06

158

H 7180A

Insurance - federal Riot reinsurance reimbursement fund act - “basic property insurance” definition amended - broad and special form dwelling coverage.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007.

06/21/06

248

S 3170Aam

Insurance - health care affordability act -  transparency of information on health care quality and cost - health insurance commissioner requirements.

07/03/06

274

H 8243Aam

Insurance - health care affordability act -  transparency of information on health care quality and cost - health insurance commissioner requirements.

07/03/06

377

S 2211Aam

Insurance - health care affordability act - coverage for certain dependent children - large groups health insurance coverage act - amendments.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007.

07/07/06

469

H 7145A

Insurance - health care affordability act - coverage for dependent children - large groups health insurance coverage act - amendments.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007

07/07/06

273

S 2107Aam

Insurance - healthcare affordability act - small businesses.

*See effective date provision.

07/03/06

297

H 6905A

Insurance - healthcare affordability act - small businesses.

*See effective date provision.

07/03/06

154

S 2588A

Insurance - resident insurance producers - errors and omissions insurance requirement.

*Effective January 1, 2007.

06/16/06

092

H 7469A

Insurance - resident insurance producers - errors and omissions insurance requirement.

*Effective January 1, 2007.

06/13/06

131

H 7348

Insurance - Rhode Island Insurers' insolvency fund - certain borrowing powers.

06/16/06

111

S 2737

Insurance - Rhode Island Insurers' insolvency fund - powers and duties - borrowing.

06/16/06

538

S 2178A

Insurance - scalp hair prosthesis - cancer treatments - mandatory coverage act.

07/10/06

632

S 2735

Insurance - surplus line brokers - license - affidavit of inability to obtain insurance - certain exceptions.

07/14/06

210

H 7020am

Insurance policies - reimbursement for orthotic and prosthetic services.

07/03/06

084

S 2589

Insurance producers’ branches and life insurance companies’ offices - requirements.

06/13/06

093

H 7470

Insurance producers’ branches and life insurance companies’ offices - requirements.

06/13/06

594

H 8171Aam

Internet hunting act - use of the Internet to remotely control the shooting of any bird or animal - prohibitions.

07/14/06

558

H 7674

Internet misrepresentation of business affiliation act - criminal offense.

07/10/06

261

S 2750

Interpreters for the deaf - licensing and qualifications act - amendments.

07/03/06

277

H 8122

Interpreters for the deaf act - licensing requirements - amendments.

07/03/06

344

S 2989A

Interstate pest control compact act.

07/07/06

061

S 2693

Italian-American heritage month.

06/09/06

065

H 7863

Italian-American heritage month.

06/09/06

159

S 2170A

Jamestown - municipal court act.

06/22/06

090

H 7150am

Jamestown - municipal court act.

06/13/06

584

H 7087

John 'Jack' F. Duffy Field B Shelter. –Field B. Pavilion at Lincoln Woods State Park.

07/14/06

306

S 2020am

Joseph 'Jay' P. Kirwin Rugby Pitch - Fort Adams State Park.

07/04/06

473

H 7132

Joseph 'Jay' P. Kirwin Rugby Pitch Field - Fort Adams State Park.

07/07/06

178

S 2773Aam

Juveniles - interstate compact act - ratification procedure - effective date.

06/23/06

179

H 7454A

Juveniles - interstate compact act - ratification procedure - effective date.

06/23/06

227

S 2681A

Kent County water authority act - requirements - certain biotechnology manufacturing facilities - water conservation plan.

*See effective date provision.

06/29/06

006

S 2112

Labor - minimum wage act - increase.

02/24/06

005

H 6718

Labor - minimum wage act - increase.

02/17/06

452

H 7656A

Land subdivision act - farmland residential compounds.

07/07/06

219

H 7575am

Land surveyors act - violations - penalties -

07/03/06

578

S 2853

Law practice act - receipt of fees as practice of law - statutory or tribunal-approved fee or award with certain non profit organizations.

07/14/06

115

S 2865

Lincoln - property tax classification act - commercial and industrial real estate and certain residential real estate.

*Effective upon passage and shall be applied retroactively to June 15, 2004.

06/16/06

339

S 3069

Lincoln - tangible business property tax exemption for new investments.

07/07/06

152

S 3068

Lincoln - totally disabled person - tax credits.

06/16/06

099

H 7854

Lincoln - totally disabled persons - tax credits.

06/13/06

434

H 6878A

Local taxes - assessment at full and fair cash value - tangible property assessment according to the asset classification table.

07/06/06

383

S 2088A

Local taxes - levy and assessment - assessment of tangible personal property.

07/07/06

361

S 2615Aam

Long-term health care ombudsperson act - amendments.

07/07/06

501

H 8166

Long-term health care ombudsperson act - reporting requirements - amendments.

07/07/06

371

S 2428A

Low and moderate income housing - procedure for approval of construction of low or moderate income housing -

state housing appeals board - appeals process - superior court.

07/07/06

511

H 8260A

Low and moderate income housing - procedure for approval of construction of low or moderate income housing -

state housing appeals board - appeals process - superior court.

07/07/06

609

S 2999

Lung cancer awareness month.

07/14/06

596

H 8175A

Magnetic resonance imaging - quality assurance standards - facilities -accreditations.

07/14/06

307

S 3172A

Massachusetts health care reform plan and its potential applicability to the State of Rhode Island - study commission.

07/04/06

630

S 3071am

Mechanics’ lien act - amendments.

*Provisions effective October 1, 2006.

07/14/06

263

S 2628Aam

Medical assistance - long term care service and finance reform act - health

care for elderly and disabled residents act - categorically needy medical assistance coverage - (opt-out) managed care health system.

07/03/06

286

H 7686A

Medical assistance - long term care service and finance reform act - health

care for elderly and disabled residents act - categorically needy medical assistance coverage - (opt-out) managed care health system.

07/03/06

546

S 3180

Medical assistance - prescription drug program - human services department.

07/10/06

597

H 8071

Mental health law - voluntary admissions - admission of children - human services department.

*See effective date provision.

07/14/06

556

H 7812Aam

Mercury reduction and education act - amalgam waste recycling and disposal -

dental office requirements.

07/10/06

318

S 2668am

Mercury reduction and education act - collection of mercury added products.

07/04/06

507

H 8220am

Mercury reduction and education act - collection of mercury added products.

07/07/06

422

S 3151

Middletown - bonds - new police station.

07/06/06

487

H 8223

Middletown - bonds - new police station.

07/06/06

488

H 8222

Middletown - bonds - open space and recreation areas.

07/06/06

424

S 3149

Middletown - bonds - open space and recreation purposes.

07/06/06

486

H 8224

Middletown - bonds - road construction, drainage and sidewalk improvements.

07/06/06

421

S 3152

Middletown - bonds - roads, drainage and sidewalks.

07/06/06

489

H 8221

Middletown - bonds - sewer system.

07/06/06

423

S 3150

Middletown - bonds - sewers.

07/06/06

220

H 7652Aam

Middletown – power to regulate excavations performed within the

town.

07/03/06

358

S 2684Aam

Middletown - regulation of excavating.

07/07/06

141

H 7933

Middletown - sewer system act - amendments.

06/16/06

121

S 2986

Middletown - storm water control system act.

06/16/06

142

H 7951

Middletown - storm water control system act.

06/16/06

303

S 2891A

Middletown - water line assessments.

*See effective date provision.

07/04/06

431

H 7855A

Middletown - water lines and works act - amendments.

*See effective date provision.

07/06/06

120

S 2966

Middletown sewer system act - amendments.

06/16/06

617

S 2028A

Military reserve components members on active duty - families eligible for child-care assistance.

*See effective date provision.

07/14/06

636

S 2231

Mortgage billing - payment allocation requirement.

07/14/06

242

S 2777A

Mortgage foreclosure consultant regulation act and mortgage foreclosure purchasers act.

06/30/06

287

H 7650A

Mortgage foreclosure consultant regulation act and mortgage foreclosure purchasers act

07/03/06

020

S 2917A

Motion picture production tax credits act - amendments - Rhode Island film and television office established.

*This act is effective upon passage and applies to any production that filed written notice with the Rhode Island film office as of or subsequent to January 1, 2005.

04/14/06

019

H 7839A

Motion picture production tax credits act - amendments - Rhode Island film and television office established.

*This act is effective upon passage and applies to any production that filed written notice with the Rhode Island film office as of or subsequent to January 1, 2005.

04/14/06

340

S 3065A

Motor fuel theft act - violations penalties.

07/07/06

439

H 6866

Motor fuel theft act - violations penalties.

07/07/06

012

S 2011A

Motor scooters - definition - license requirements. 

New Shoreham - motor scooters - rentals or leases - dealers - licensing requirements.

03/30/06

011

H 6717A

Motor scooters - definition - license requirements. 

New Shoreham - motor scooters - rentals or leases - dealers - licensing requirements.

03/30/06

343

S 3047A

Motor vehicle - veterans’ plate act - design - gold star parents.

07/07/06

212

H 7082A

Motor vehicle - veterans’ plate act - design - gold star parents.

07/03/06

585

H 7224

Motor vehicle accidents - duty to stop -accidents with a person riding a bicycle - duty to stop and give information and render aid.

07/14/06

571

H 7723A

Motor vehicle and trailer excise tax elimination act - amendments.

07/11/06

301

S 3070am

Motor vehicle and trailer excise tax elimination act - excise tax phase-out - rates and ratios of assessment.

*See effective date provision

07/04/06

621

H 7705

Motor vehicle body replacement parts act - aftermarket parts - insurer and auto body repair shop time limit prohibition - notice requirements.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007.

07/14/06

042

H 7168

Motor vehicle damage appraisers - conduct of appraisers - violations - notice requirements - consumers - right of choice.

06/01/06

106

S 2302

Motor vehicle insurance - casualty insurance rating act - uniform safe driver point system.

06/16/06

132

H 7353

Motor vehicle insurance - casualty insurance rating act - uniform safe driver point system.

06/16/06

350

S 2970

Motor vehicle offense - driving under the influence of liquor or drugs - violations - fee assessment.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

474

H 7931

Motor vehicle offense - driving under the influence of liquor or drugs - violations - fee assessment.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

235

S 2072A

Motor vehicle offenses - refusal to submit to a chemical test - district court and traffic tribunal judges - violations - penalties - attorney general - annual impaired driving report.

06/28/06

232

H 6700Bam

Motor vehicle offenses - refusal to submit to a chemical test - violations -district court and traffic tribunal adjudication - penalties - attorney general - annual impaired driving report.

06/28/06

333

S 2121am

Motor vehicle plates for persons with disabilities - certificate of entitlement - renewals - applicants, applicant’s guardian or legal representative.

07/04/06

183

H 6967am

Motor vehicle plates for persons with disabilities - certificate of entitlement - renewals.

06/29/06

384

S 2019

Motor vehicles - Audubon Society of Rhode Island/Save the Bay license plate.

07/07/06

437

H 6781

Motor vehicles - Audubon Society of Rhode Island/Save the Bay license plate.

07/07/06

184

H 7170Aam

Motor vehicles - automobile body repair shops - auto collision repair licensing advisory board - certification of auto repair or glass repair and/or replacement technicians.

06/29/06

043

H 7169am

Motor vehicles - automobile body repair shops - grounds for license suspensions or revocations - towing storage charges  - notice requirements - consumers - right of choice.

06/01/06

173

H 7167A

Motor vehicles - insurance carriers - auto body repair labor rate surveys.

06/23/06

651

H 7081A

Motor vehicles - parking prohibitions - crosshatched access aisle adjacent to disability parking spaces - disability parking spaces - requirements.

07/20/06

639

S 2055

Motor vehicles - registrar of motor vehicles - electronic recording of security interests.

07/14/06

643

S 2013A

Motor vehicles - Reserve Forces - special license plates.

07/14/06

317

S 2678A

Motor vehicles - Rotary International license plates.

07/04/06

436

H 6776A

Motor vehicles - Rotary International license plates.

07/07/06

310

S 2871Aam

Motor vehicles - special registration plates for the following:

former speaker of the house of

representatives, each former majority and minority leader of the house of representatives, each former majority and minority leader of the senate, president of the senate, house majority leader emeritus, house minority leader emeritus, senate majority leader emeritus, senate minority leader emeritus, senate president emeritus.

07/04/06

322

S 2451A

Motor vehicles - use of cell phones by certain minors while operating motor vehicles - prohibition.

07/04/06

186

H 7372Bam

Motor vehicles - use of cell phones by minors while operating motor vehicles prohibited.

06/29/06

642

S 2016

Motor vehicles - veterans serving in a number of conflicts - registration plates.

07/14/06

013

S 2598

Mount Hope Bridge Authority act - abolishment of authority and repeal of act.

03/29/06

025

H 7176

Mount Hope Bridge Authority act - abolishment of authority and repeal of act.

04/20/06

053

H 7157A

Municipal employee benefits - state comprehensive plan appeals board - annual report - membership - terms.

06/07/06

629

H 6711A

Municipal employees - residency within municipality not required - certain employment contracts exempted from provisions.

07/14/06

018

S 2592am

Municipal employees benefits - state comprehensive plan appeals board - annual report - membership - terms.

04/06/06

534

S 2092Aam

Municipalities - authority granted to collectors to sell, assign and transfer tax

liens and tax titles in bulk - Rhode Island housing and mortgage finance corporation - tax sales act - sale of owner-occupied residential property to housing agency - notice of sale to taxpayer.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007

07/10/06

537

H 7364A

Municipalities - authority granted to collectors to sell, assign and transfer tax

liens and tax titles in bulk - Rhode Island housing and mortgage finance corporation - tax sales act - sale of owner-occupied residential property to housing agency - notice of sale to taxpayer.

*Provisions effective January 1, 2007

07/10/06

253

S 3050Aam

Municipalities - maximum tax levy -  percentage increase restriction - property tax and fiscal disclosure - municipal budgets - property tax relief and replacement act - state aid - excuse, avoidance or suspension of reimbursement requirements.

*See effective date provision

07/03/06

349

S 2961

Narragansett - bonds - schools.

07/06/06

477

H 7948

Narragansett - bonds - schools.

07/06/06

567

S 2554

National Guard - state payment of life insurance premiums.

* The act is effective upon passage and shall be applied retroactively to October 1, 2005.

07/10/06

559

H 7392

National Guard act - qualifications of officers - state residency requirement removed.

07/10/06

560

H 7212

National guard act - state payment of life insurance premiums.

*See effective date provision.

07/10/06

336

S 2741A

New health care equipment and new institutional health services - determination of need act - amendments.

07/05/06

337

H 8055A

New health care equipment and new institutional health services - determination of need act - amendments.

07/05/06

376

S 2274

Newport - bonds - streets and sidewalks.

07/06/06

432

H 7053

Newport - bonds - streets, sidewalks, traffic control devices, landscaping and construction management services.

07/06/06

545

S 3035

Newport senior resident property tax services credit program - age and income limits.

07/10/06

278

H 8098

Newport senior resident property tax services credit program - age and income limits.

07/03/06

616

S 2056

Nonprofit hospital and/or medical service corporation act - board of directors - requirements.

*See effective date provision.

07/14/06

182

S 2943A

Nonprofit hospital service corporations act - investments and holdings in certain corporations authorized - limitations - additional powers.

06/29/06

600

H 7691Aam

Nonprofit hospital service corporations act - investments and holdings in certain corporations - additional powers.

07/14/06

399

S 3129

North Kingstown - bonds - farmland and land acquisition.

07/06/06

517

H 8165

North Kingstown - bonds - farmland and other real estate acquisition.

07/06/06

518

H 8164

North Kingstown - bonds - municipal facilities and equipment.

07/06/06

397

S 3127

North Kingstown - bonds - public safety facilities.

07/06/06

519

H 8163

North Kingstown - bonds - public safety facilities.

07/06/06

425

S 3144

North Kingstown - bonds - schools.

07/06/06

530

H 8210

North Kingstown - bonds - schools.

07/06/06

400

S 3130

North Kingstown - bonds - septic system loan program

07/06/06

520

H 8162

North Kingstown - bonds - septic system loan program.

07/06/06

398

S 3128

North Kingstown - bonds - town facilities.

07/06/06

117

S 2889

North Kingstown - fence viewer - election or appointment - prohibition.

06/16/06

341

S 3053

North Kingstown - municipal court act.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

482

H 8074

North Kingstown - municipal court act.

*See effective date provision.

07/06/06

118

S 2890

North Kingstown - sealer of weights and measures - election or appointment - prohibition.

06/16/06

415

S 3188

North Smithfield - bonds - open space purposes.

07/06/06

498

H 8268

North Smithfield - bonds - open space purposes.

07/06/06

007

S 2165

North Smithfield - bonds - schools.

03/10/06

418

S 3178

North Smithfield - bonds - schools.

07/06/06

531

H 8219

North Smithfield - stabilization of taxes for commercial expansion and new development.

07/06/06

304

S 2119A

North Smithfield - tax stabilization for certain persons age sixty-five

(65) and over.

07/04/06

433

H 6976A

North Smithfield - tax stabilization for certain persons age sixty-five (65) and over.

07/06/06

346

S 3038A

North Smithfield - water authority act - repeal - referenda.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

480

H 8020A

North Smithfield - water authority act - repeal - referenda.

*See effective date provision

07/06/06

156

S 2606B

Nurse practitioners - certified registered - global signature authority.

physician assistants - permitted health care practices.

06/20/06

130

H 7311Bam

Nurse practitioners, certified registered - global signature authority.

physician assistants - permitted health care practices.

07/01/06

540

S 2415Aam

Nursing and assisted living facilities - corrections department - disclosure and notice requirements concerning persons who commit certain crimes and register sex offenders.

07/10/06

555

H 8244A

Oil spill prevention, administration and response fund - amendments - monitoring activities.

07/10/06

453

H 7588

Open meetings act - “open forum" definition - notice - responses to comments.

07/07/06

602

H 7321

Open meetings act - hearings of the various juvenile hearing boards of any municipality - exemption.

07/14/06

328

S 2312am

Open meetings act - school committees notice requirements - items for informational purposes.

07/04/06

458

H 7536am

Open meetings act - school committees notice requirements - items for informational purposes.

07/07/06

205

S 2106Aam

Orthotic or prosthetic services - freedom of choice act.

*Provisions effective July 1, 2006.

06/29/06

200

H 7018A

Orthotic or prosthetic services - freedom of choice act.

*Provisions effective July 1, 2006.

06/28/06

170

S 2177B

Orthotics and prosthetics practices act.

*Effective January 1, 2007.

06/23/06

129

H 7103B

Orthotics and prosthetics practices act.

*Effective January 1, 2007.

06/16/06

316

S 2713A

Parental and family medical leave act - “family member” definition - domestic partners - health insurance benefits - COBRA - certain taxable income.

*See effective date provision.

07/04/06

189

H 7804A

Parental and family medical leave act - “family member” definition - domestic partners - health insurance benefits - COBRA - certain taxable income.

*See effective date provision.

06/28/06

040

S 3026

Pawtucket - bonds - animal shelter.

06/02/06

047

H 7982A

Pawtucket - bonds - animal shelter.

06/08/06

036

S 3021

Pawtucket - bonds - bridges.

06/02/06

056

H 7980

Pawtucket - bonds - bridges.

06/08/06

037

S 3023

Pawtucket - bonds - public buildings.

06/02/06

046

H 7981A

Pawtucket - bonds - public buildings.

06/08/06

123

S 3022am

Pawtucket - bonds - public recreation facilities.

06/16/06

146

H 7986A

Pawtucket - bonds - public recreation facilities.

06/16/06

038

S 3024

Pawtucket - bonds - school buildings.

06/02/06

049

H 7984A

Pawtucket - bonds - school buildings.

06/08/06

035

S 3020

Pawtucket - bonds - sewer and sanitation system.

06/02/06

145

H 7985

Pawtucket - bonds - sewer and sanitation system.

06/16/06

041

S 3027

Pawtucket - bonds - streets and sidewalks.

06/02/06

048

H 7983A

Pawtucket - bonds - streets and sidewalks.

06/08/06

039

S 3025am

Pawtucket - bonds - traffic control devices.

06/02/06

050

H 7987A

Pawtucket - bonds - traffic control devices.

06/08/06

034

S 2993

Pawtucket - property tax classification - commercial and industrial property  - taxation rate.

06/02/06

055

H 7956

Pawtucket - property tax classification - commercial and industrial property  - taxation rate.

06/08/06

552

H 7744A

Persian Gulf War information and relief commission - duties - composition - legislative advisory.

07/10/06

508

H 8249

Pest control - interstate compact act.

07/07/06

033

S 2594A

Pilotage commission - appointment of members - duties - annual report.

06/01/06

024

H 7155A

Pilotage commission - appointment of members - duties - annual report.

04/20//06

577

S 2346

Police and firefighters - immunity from liability - property damage.

07/14/06

255

S 2937am

Portsmouth - tax deferral for certain persons age sixty-five (65) and

for persons with a disability.

07/03/06

223

H 7781am

Portsmouth - tax deferral for certain persons age sixty-five (65) and

for persons with a disability.

07/03/06

109

S 2685

Precious metal sales act - licenses - consignment shops - “person” definition.

06/16/06

139

H 7689

Precious metal sales act - licenses - consignment shops - “person” definition.

06/16/06

105

S 2205

Probate courts - appointment and supervision of temporary custodians of decedents' estates - certain property sales.

*Effective upon passage and shall apply to all actions involving wills, estates, trusts and fiduciaries commenced after the date of this act.

06/16/06

136

H 7598

Probate courts - appointment and supervision of temporary custodians of decedents' estates - certain property sales.

*Effective upon passage and shall apply to all actions involving wills, estates, trusts and fiduciaries commenced after the date of this act.

06/16/06

335

S 2066A

Probate practice and procedure - executor or administrator or other estate fiduciary - notice of devise or bequest to corporation or association.

*Provisions effective September 1, 2006.

07/04/06

589

H 7591

Probate practice and procedure act -  real estate division - certificate of descent - recording.

07/14/06

215

H 7172A

Professional employer organizations act - registration requirements - limited registration - workers' compensation coverage requirement.

07/03/06

619

H 7893am

Providence - certain Class B and BV liquor licenses - proximity to schools and churches restriction - exemption.

07/14/06

586

H 7320A

Public officer - false impersonation of out of state police - violation.

07/14/06

620

H 7816A

Public officials, employees, or elected officials - indemnity act - police officers and firefighters included.

07/14/06

172

H 6779A

Public property and works - government oversight and fiscal accountability review act - public disclosure requirement - contracting report.

06/23/06

378

S 2181

Public records - access act - administrative appeals - attorney general - complaint on behalf of the public interest.

07/07/06

472

H 7110

Public records - access act - administrative appeals - attorney general initiating a complaint on behalf of the public interest.

07/07/06

245

S 2188A

Public utilities and carriers - duties - telephone companies - confidentiality of telephone records.

*Provisions effective October 1, 2006.

06/30/06

241

S 2972A

Public utilities and carriers - duties - telephone companies - confidentiality of telephone records.

*Provisions effective October 1, 2006.

06/30/06

239

H 8183A

Public utilities and carriers - duties - telephone companies - confidentiality of telephone records.

06/30/06

565

H 6731Aam

Public utilities commission act - LNG ships in transit - requirements.

07/10/06

320

S 2525A

Quonset State Airport - state real

property, buildings and facilities - lease to the United States Air Force.

07/04/06

457

H 7543A

Quonset State Airport - state real

property, buildings and facilities - lease to the United States Air Force.

07/07/06

451

H 7683A

Quonset State Airport - state real property, buildings and facilities - lease to the United States Air Force.

07/07/06

357

S 2689

Real estate appraiser certification act - certification requirement - trainees - certified appraiser - supervision restrictions.

*See effective date provisions.

07/07/06

217

H 7434am

Real estate appraiser certification act - licensing requirements - certified appraisers - supervision of trainees -restrictions.

*See effective date provision.

07/03/06

368

S 2461A

Real property - condominium and low income housing acts - invalidity of certain restrictive covenants - financing instrument - housing restrictions.

07/07/06

464

H 7352Aam

Real property - condominium and low income housing acts - invalidity of certain restrictive covenants - financing instrument - housing restrictions.

07/07/06

334

S 2120A

Rebates - advertising restrictions and prohibitions - deceptive trade practices act.

07/04/06

347

S 2920

Redevelopment agencies act - “blighted and substandard area" definition - tax sales - unimproved land - exemption or stabilizing of taxes.

07/07/06

466

H 7328

Redevelopment agencies act - “blighted and substandard area" definition - tax sales - unimproved land - exemption or stabilizing of taxes.

07/07/06

155

S 3046

Redman, George, Linear Park - East Providence.

06/16/06

148

H 8045

Redman, George, Linear Park - East Providence.

06/16/06

233

S 2701am

Refuse disposal act - "beneficial use determination" definition - host municipality beneficial reuse of solid waste - requirements.

02/28/06

229

H 7257Aam

Refuse disposal act - "beneficial use determination" definition - host municipality beneficial reuse of solid waste - requirements.

06/28/06

060

S 2048Aam

Refuse disposal act - “solid waste” definition - tree stumps and tree waste -licenses and registration.

06/09/06

064

H 6828Aam

Refuse disposal act - “solid waste” definition - tree stumps and tree waste -licenses and registration.

06/09/06

356

S 2722am

Religious organizations - certain dwelling houses and land owned or held in trust - tax exemptions.

07/07/06

470

H 7063A

Religious organizations - certain dwelling houses and land owned or held in trust - tax exemptions.

07/07/06

580

S 2974am

Residential sanitary sewer connections act.

07/14/06

625

H 7237Aam

Reverse mortgages act - term of loan advancements.

07/14/06

566

S 3174am

Rhode Island Housing and Mortgage Finance Corporation act - powers - contaminated soil - Environmentally Compromised Home Opportunity (ECHO) loan program - establishment.

07/10/06

554

H 8259A

Rhode Island Housing and Mortgage Finance Corporation act - powers - contaminated soil - Environmentally Compromised Home Opportunity (ECHO) loan program - establishment.

07/10/06

590

H 7798A

Rhode Island Public Telecommunications Authority - powers and duties - acquisition of public education and government television studios and equipment.

07/14/06

026

S 2740A

Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation act - amendments - separation of powers provisions.

05/04/06

052

H 6889B

Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation act - amendments - separation of powers provisions.

06/07/06

338

S 3076

Richmond - financial town meeting - location.

*See effective date provision.

07/07/06

412

S 3146

Richmond - tax levy amount.

07/07/06

234

S 2696B

Schools - distribution of beverages and snacks - nutritional and healthy guidelines - school health program

06/28/06

231

H 6968am

Schools - distribution of beverages and snacks - nutritional and healthy guidelines - school health program

06/28/06

254

S 2997am

Science and technology advisory council act.

07/03/06

281

H 8001A

Science and technology advisory council act.

07/03/06

150

H 8108

Scituate - bonds - middle/high school complex.

06/16/06

015

H 6709

Scituate - Class C retail liquor license prohibitions.

03/29/06

028

H 6749am

Separations of powers – constitutional amendment – education - general laws changes for implementation of provisions.

05/03/06

103

S 2138Bam

Separations of powers – constitutional amendment – general laws changes for implementation of provisions.

06/16/06

332

S 2139Aam

Separations of powers – constitutional amendment – general laws changes for implementation of provisions.

07/04/06

014

S 2140A

Separations of powers – constitutional amendment – general laws changes for implementation of provisions.

03/29/06

022

S 2141Aam

Separations of powers – constitutional amendment – general laws changes for implementation of provisions.

04/20/06

319

S 2597A

Separations of powers – constitutional amendment – general laws changes for implementation of provisions.

07/04/06

435

H 6750Aam

Separations of powers – constitutional amendment – general laws changes for implementation of provisions.

07/07/06

016

H 6751am

Separations of powers – constitutional amendment – general laws changes for implementation of provisions.

03/31/06

027

H 6753am

Separations of powers – constitutional amendment – general laws changes for implementation of provisions.

05/03/06

444

H 7016A

Separations of powers – constitutional amendment – general laws changes for implementation of provisions.

07/07/06

008

S 2142am

Separations of powers – education acts - changes for implementation of constitutional amendment provisions.

03/24/06

206

S 2058B

Sexual assault - sexual offender and community registration act - penalties for violations - Jessica Lunsford child predator act of 2006.

06/28/06

207

H 7040Bam

Sexual assault - sexual offender and community registration act - penalties for violations - Jessica Lunsford child predator act of 2006.

06/28/06

370

S 2443A

Sexual offender registration and community notification act - persons registered as a sex offender in another state - requirements.

07/07/06

440

H 6924Aam

Sexual offender registration and community notification act - persons registered as a sex offender in another state - requirements.

07/07/06

576

S 2325

Shoplifting - civil restitution - certain limitations.

07/14/06

030

S 2976

Smithfield - bonds - land acquisition.

05/19/06

282

H 7976

Smithfield - bonds - land acquisition.

07/03/06

122

S 2987

Smithfield - bonds - road repairs.

06/16/06

420

S 3156

Smithfield - bonds - schools.

07/06/06

491

H 8258

Smithfield - bonds - schools.

07/06/06

484

H 8233

Smithfield - bonds- schools.

07/06/06

300

S 3093A

Smithfield - certain police and firefighters - municipal employees - retirement system membership.

07/04/06

583

H 6811

Software fraud act - damage to computers - violations - penalties.

07/14/06

387

S 3102

South Kingstown - bonds  - capital transportation improvement projects.

07/06/06

390

S 3106

South Kingstown - bonds  - community gymnasium.

07/06/06

388

S 3103

South Kingstown - bonds  - open space, recreation and agricultural purposes.

07/06/06

514

H 8096

South Kingstown - bonds - capital transportation improvement projects.

07/06/06

515

H 8095

South Kingstown - bonds - community gymnasium.

07/06/06

513

H 8097

South Kingstown - bonds - land acquisition for open space, recreation and agricultural purposes.

07/06/06

389

S 3104

South Kingstown - bonds - neighborhood guild improvements.

07/06/06

483

H 8094

South Kingstown - bonds - neighborhood guild improvements.

07/06/06

475

H 7932

South Kingstown - exemption or stabilization of tax on qualified property

used for manufacturing or commercial purposes in the town.

07/06/06

351

S 2963

South Kingstown - tax exemption or stabilization of tax on qualified property

used for manufacturing or commercial purposes.

07/07/06

449

H 7737A

State  - actions against on highway and public works contracts - suits allowed - jurisdiction - statute of limitations - procedure - pre-judgment interest and post judgment awards.

07/07/06

312

S 2839A

State - actions against on highway and public works contracts - suits allowed - jurisdiction statute of limitations - procedure - pre-judgment interest and post judgment awards.

07/04/06

246

H 7120Aam

State - appropriations for support for fiscal year ending June 30, 2007 and various amendments to the General Laws for the implementation of the State Budget provisions.

 

*Click on links to each individual Budget Article:

 

ARTICLE 1  RELATING TO MAKING APPROPRIATIONS IN SUPPORT OF FY 2007

 

ARTICLE 2  RELATING TO BORROWING IN ANTICIPATION OF RECEIPTS FROM TAXES

 

ARTICLE 3  RELATING TO MAKING REVISED APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE SUPPORT OF THE STATE FOR FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2007

 

ARTICLE 4 RELATING TO 911 EMERGENCY TELEPHONE SYSTEM SURCHARGE

 

ARTICLE 5 RELATING TO CAPITAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

 

ARTICLE 6 RELATING TO BOND PREMIUMS

 

ARTICLE 7 DEBT MANAGEMENT ACT JOINT RESOLUTIONS

 

ARTICLE 8 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE EMISSIONS INSPECTION FEES

 

ARTICLE 9 RELATING TO PHARMACEUTICAL ASSISTANCE TO THE ELDERLY

 

ARTICLE 10 RELATING TO SUBMIT TO CHEMICAL TEST

 

ARTICLE 11 RELATING TO RESTRICTED RECEIPT ACCOUNTS

 

ARTICLE 12 RELATING TO PUBLIC ASSISTANCE - HARDSHIP ASSISTANCE FUND

 

ARTICLE 13 RELATING TO HOSPITAL UNCOMPENSATED CARE

 

ARTICLE 14 RELATING TO CHILD CARE - STATE SUBSIDIES

 

ARTICLE 15 RELATING TO NURSING FACILITIES

 

ARTICLE 16 RELATING TO MUNICIPAL TIPPING FEES

 

ARTICLE 17 RELATING TO STATE AID

 

ARTICLE 18 RELATING TO LICENSING OF HOSPITAL FACILITIES

 

ARTICLE 19 RELATING TO EDUCATION AID

 

ARTICLE 20 RELATING TO ISSUANCE OF LICENSE UPON PAYMENT OF TAXES

 

ARTICLE 21 RELATING TO TAX AMNESTY

 

ARTICLE 22 RELATING TO FUELUSE REPORTING LAW

 

ARTICLE 23 RELATING TO REGISTRATION OF VEHICLES

 

ARTICLE 24 RELATING TO TUITION TAX CREDITS

 

ARTICLE 25 RELATING TO MEDICAL ASSISTANCE - MANAGED CARE

 

ARTICLE 26 RELATING TO HEALTH CARE QUALITY PROGRAM

 

ARTICLE 27 RELATING TO HISTORIC TAX CREDIT PROCESSING FEE

 

ARTICLE 28 RELATING TO PAY DIFFERENTIAL FOR STATE EMPLOYEES ON ACTIVE DUTY

 

ARTICLE 29 RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE EXCISE TAX

 

ARTICLE 30  RELATING TO TAXATION

 

ARTICLE 31  RELATING TO PANDEMIC INFLUENZA PREPARATION

 

ARTICLE 32  RELATING TO HUMAN SERVICES - FAMILY INDEPENDENCE ACT

 

ARTICLE 33  RELATING TO MEDICAL ASSISTANCE - PRESCRIPTIONS DRUGS

 

ARTICLE 34  RELATING TO INSURANCE MANDATED BENEFITS

 

ARTICLE 35  RELATING TO MEDICAL ASSISTANCE - COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS

 

ARTICLE 36  RELATING TO DREDGING FEES

 

ARTICLE 37  RELATING TO APPROVE AND PUBLISH AND SUBMIT TO THE ELECTORS A PROPOSITION OF AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE (LIMITATIONS ON STATE SPENDING)

 

ARTICLE 38  RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT

 

ARTICLE 39  RELATING TO RULES AND REGULATIONS - FUNDING REQUIRED

 

ARTICLE 40  RELATING TO MEDICAL ASSISTANCE - OPTIONAL ELIGIBILITY

 

ARTICLE 41  RELATING TO EFFECTIVE DATE

 

 

06/30/06

649

S 2497Aam

State - preservation of state open space act - administration department.

07/20/06

428

S 2799A

State - public officers and employees - public accountability and reform act.

07/07/06

429

H 7455Aam

State - public officers and employees - public accountability and reform act.

07/07/06

203

S 2565

State airports - municipal services -payment for compensation - Rhode Island airport corporation.

06/28/06

198

H 7200

State airports - municipal services -payment for compensation - Rhode Island airport corporation.

06/28/06

650

S 3091

State and municipal court compact act - application - jurisdiction over certain violations

*See effective date provision.

07/20/06

004

H 6851

State Budget act - Governor’s submission t