THE OFFICIAL 2017 PUBLIC LAWS LIST

LAW REVISION OFFICE

The Honorable Nicholas A. Mattiello

Speaker

 

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CHAPTER NUMBER

BILL NUMBER

TITLE

ENACTMENT DATE

220

H6055

Air Quality Monitoring Act –items monitored – reduce

07/18/17

320

S0767A

Air Quality Monitoring Act –items monitored – reduce

09/27/17

384

H6255A

Alcoholic beverages – class A license – dispense – unlimited samples of wine products

10/03/17

446

H6374

Alcoholic beverages – Cumberland – license application approval – 88 Broad Street

10/11/17

463

S1026

Alcoholic beverages – Cumberland – license application approval – 88 Broad Street

10/11/17

041

S0585

Alcoholic beverages – license - Providence – 100-102 Hope Street

06/22/17

076

H5656

Alcoholic beverages – license – Providence – 100-102 Hope Street

06/29/17

177

S0903B

Alcoholic beverages – licenses – class A – dispense unlimited number of wine product samples

07/13/17

272

H6339

Alcoholic beverages – licenses – class A opening time

07/21/17

291

S0940

Alcoholic beverages – licenses – class A opening time

07/26/17

003

S0195

Alcoholic Beverages – liquor license – class C – 215 Dean Street Providence

05/24/17

004

H5226

Alcoholic Beverages – liquor license – class C – 215 Dean Street Providence

05/24/17

182

S0373A

Alcoholic beverages – retail licenses – insurance

07/13/17

364

H5623Aaa

Alcoholic beverages – retail licenses – insurance

09/29/17

043

S0292

Alcoholic beverages – server training programs – department of business regulation

06/22/17

063

H5348

Alcoholic beverages – server training programs – department of business regulation

06/29/17

447

H6357

Animal care – breeder requirements

10/11/17

475

S0349

Animal care – breeder requirements

10/11/17

337

H6314Aaa

Animals – abandonment – pounds and shelters

09/28/17

358

S0563Aaa

Animals – abandonment – pounds and shelters

09/28/17

118

S0341A

Animals – control officers – certification

07/05/17

144

H5477A

Animals – control officers – certification

07/05/17

439

S0390Aaa

Animals – cruelty – unnecessary accumulation

10/06/17

444

H5882aa

Animals – cruelty – unnecessary accumulation

10/06/17

187

H5326

Animals – dogs – proper care – conform to standards

07/18/17

265

S0928

Animals – dogs – proper care – conform to standards

07/21/17

011

S0561

Animals – Rabies control board – animal control officer – appoint

06/19/17

028

H5540

Animals – Rabies control board – animal control officer – appoint

06/19/17

051

S0661A

Background checks – applicants for employment  - religious organizations

06/27/17

060

H6059A

Background checks – applicants for employment  - religious organizations

06/27/17

405

S0153

Behavioral healthcare – disability agencies – self insure

10/05/17

421

H5529A

Behavioral healthcare – disability agencies – self insure

10/05/17

387

S0757A

Behavioral healthcare – police officers – obtain treatment – persons showing symptoms of mental illness

10/05/17

428

H5945A

Behavioral healthcare – police officers – obtain treatment – persons showing symptoms of mental illness

10/05/17

280

H6103A

Block Island – utility district – create

07/21/17

454

H6185

Bristol – town of – taxation – relief – volunteer firefighters

10/11/17

470

S0890

Bristol – town of – taxation – relief – volunteer firefighters

10/11/17

085

H5659

Building Code Standards Committee – composition

06/29/17

089

S0479

Building Code Standards Committee – composition

06/29/17

159

H5965

Burrillville – town of – taxation - exemption – elderly

07/06/17

162

S0704

Burrillville – town of – taxation - exemption – elderly

07/06/17

276

H6287

Burrillville Land Trust – tax exemption – increase

07/21/17

299

S0911

Burrillville Land Trust – tax exemption – increase

07/26/17

014

S0543A

Businesses and professions – appraisal management companies – registration and oversight

06/19/17

026

H5620A

Businesses and professions – appraisal management companies – registration and oversight

06/19/17

038

S0020

Businesses and professions – barbering hairdressing and cosmetic therapy-grandfathering – work in another state

06/22/17

062

H6078

Businesses and professions – barbering hairdressing and cosmetic therapy-grandfathering – work in another state

06/29/17

036

H5670

Businesses and professions – board of psychology – increase membership

06/22/17

042

S0500

Businesses and professions – board of psychology – increase membership

06/22/17

398

S1009

Businesses and professions – contractor services – elderly - cancel

10/05/17

425

H5826A

Businesses and professions – contractor services – elderly – cancel

10/05/17

407

S0239

Businesses and professions – electricians and mechanical trades – violations – separate offense`

10/05/17

432

H6293

Businesses and professions – electricians and mechanical trades – violations – separate offense

10/05/17

230

H5474A

Businesses and professions – licensing – doctors of naturopathy

07/18/17

329

S0327A

Businesses and professions – licensing – doctors of naturopathy

09/27/17

068

S0096A

Businesses and professions – real estate brokers – opinion of value – definition

06/29/17

158

H5619A

Businesses and professions – real estate brokers – opinion of value – definition

07/06/17

047

S0168A

Businesses and professions – real estate brokers – release of escrowed funds

06/27/17

055

H5222

Businesses and professions – real estate brokers – release of escrowed funds

06/27/17

459

H5532

Businesses and professions – real estate brokers and salespersons

10/11/17

476

S0299

Businesses and professions – real estate brokers and salespersons

10/11/17

452

H6279

Central Falls – tax stabilization – increase period

10/11/17

466

S0971

Central Falls – tax stabilization – increase period

10/11/17

209

H6324

Civic education commission – alter – membership, reporting and meeting requirements

07/18/17

245

S0633A

Civic education commission – alter – membership, reporting and meeting requirements

07/19/17

168

S0398

Commissions – appointment – responsibility

07/07/17

172

H6301

Commissions – appointment – responsibility

07/07/17

103

H5517A

Controlled substances – fentanyl – unlawful

06/30/17

114

S0805A

Controlled substances – fentanyl – unlawful

06/30/17

053

S0812

Controlled substances – fentanyl analogs and synthetic opioids – Schedule I – add

06/27/17

059

H5738

Controlled substances – fentanyl analogs and synthetic opioids – Schedule I – add

06/27/17

262

S0656Aaa

Controlled substances – monitoring data base – disclosure – law enforcement

07/19/17

263

H5469A

Controlled substances – monitoring data base – disclosure – law enforcement

07/19/17

009

S0618A

Corporations - foreign – application for certificate of authority

06/19/17

020

H5647A

Corporations - foreign – application for certificate of authority

06/19/17

371

S0719A

Corporations associations and partnerships – list – failure to pay required fees and taxes

10/04/17

376

H5646B

Corporations associations and partnerships – list – failure to pay required fees and taxes

10/04/17

370

S0676Aaa

Corporations associations and partnerships – workers’ cooperatives

10/04/17

378

H6155Aaa

Corporations associations and partnerships – workers’ cooperatives

10/04/17

124

S0544

Council on Behavioral Health – membership – increase

07/05/17

143

H5578

Council on Behavioral Health – membership – increase

07/05/17

342

H5064

Courts – procedure – superior court diversion program

09/28/17

353

S0010B

Courts – procedure – superior court diversion program

09/28/17

066

H5855

 Courts and civil procedure – dismissal for lack of prosecution – Traffic Tribunal

06/29/17

071

S0612

Courts and civil procedure – dismissal for lack of prosecution – Traffic Tribunal

06/29/17

374

H5510Baa

Courts and civil procedure – domestic assault – Protect R.I. Families Act

10/04/17

385

S0405Aaa

Courts and civil procedure – domestic assault – Protect R.I. Families Act

10/04/17

369

S0605

Courts and civil procedure – drug court program – eligibility

10/04/17

377

H5717B

Courts and civil procedure – drug court program – eligibility

10/04/17

065

H5715

Courts and civil procedure – list of delinquent persons – limit

06/29/17

070

S0611

Courts and civil procedure – list of delinquent persons – limit

06/29/17

034

H5273

Coventry fire district – annual meeting – change date

06/22/17

045

S0162

Coventry fire district – annual meeting – change date

06/22/17

110

S0566

Criminal injuries compensation – minor who witnesses a homicide

06/30/17

174

H5452

Criminal injuries compensation – minor who witnesses a homicide

06/30/17

436

S0230

Criminal offenses – assault – delivery persons

10/05/17

437

H5854

Criminal offenses – assault – delivery persons

10/05/17

157

H5541

Criminal offenses – children – jurisdiction – superior court

07/06/17

163

S0798

Criminal offenses – children – jurisdiction – superior court

07/06/17

409

S0402A

Criminal offenses – electronic nicotine-delivery systems – child resistant packaging

10/05/17

426

H5876A

Criminal offenses – electronic nicotine-delivery systems – child resistant packaging

10/05/17

344

H5115A

Criminal offenses – felonies – assault and larceny

09/28/17

354

S0011B

Criminal offenses – felonies – assault and larceny

09/28/17

133

S0835A

Criminal offenses – residential mortgage fraud

07/05/17

146

H5695A

Criminal offenses – residential mortgage fraud

07/05/17

339

S0608Aaa

Criminal offenses – sexual offender notification – community notification

09/28/17

348

H5724Aaa

Criminal offenses – sexual offender notification – community notification

09/28/17

232

H5300A

Criminal offenses – Uniform Act on the Prevention and Remedies for Human Trafficking

07/18/17

260

S0073Aaa

Criminal offenses – Uniform Act on the Prevention and Remedies for Human Trafficking

07/19/17

233

H5207A

Criminal offenses- sex offenders – homeless shelters – register

07/18/17

325

S0055A

Criminal offenses- sex offenders – homeless shelters – register

09/27/17

415

H5206

Criminal procedure – bail – forfeiture – limit amount

10/05/17

343

H5065

Criminal procedure – batters intervention program

09/28/17

349

S0006A

Criminal procedure – batters intervention program

09/28/17

234

H5205A

Criminal procedure – expungement – less than six misdemeanors

07/18/17

316

S0426A

Criminal procedure – expungement – less than six misdemeanors

09/27/17

341

H5063

Criminal procedure – injuries compensation – definition of pecuniary loss – amend

09/28/17

350

S0007B

Criminal procedure – injuries compensation – definition of pecuniary loss – amend

09/28/17

345

H5117A

Criminal procedure – sentence and execution – guidelines

09/28/17

351

S0008B

Criminal procedure – sentence and execution – guidelines

09/28/17

346

H5128A

Criminals – parole and community confinement

09/28/17

352

S0009A

Criminals – parole and community confinement

09/28/17

169

S0478

Cumberland fire district fire committee – public office

07/07/17

171

H5904

Cumberland fire district fire committee – public office

07/07/17

305

S1004

Days of special observance – Viet Nam Veterans’ Day

09/27/17

315

H3217

Days of special observance – Viet Nam Veterans’ Day

09/27/17

213

H6345

Department of Environmental Management – agricultural functions

07/18/17

243

S0720A

Department of Environmental Management – agricultural functions

07/19/17

191

H5805A

Department of Environmental Management – division of marine fisheries management – create

07/18/17

242

S0785

Department of Environmental Management – division of marine fisheries management – create

07/19/17

180

S0203B

Department of Environmental Management – oversight – freshwater

07/13/17

449

H6304

Department of Environmental Management – regulations – docks and piers

10/11/17

478

S0202

Department of Environmental Management – regulations – docks and piers

10/11/12

097

S0950

Division of Motor Vehicles – extend expiration dates

06/29/17

098

H6251

Division of Motor Vehicles – extend expiration dates

06/29/17

105

H5990A

Domestic abuse prevention – sexual exploitation – definition

06/30/17

111

S0610A

Domestic abuse prevention – sexual exploitation – definition

06/30/17

311

H5553A

Domestic relations – child support – incarceration

09/27/19

064

H5714

Domestic relations – technical corrections – Uniform Interstate Family Support Act

06/29/17

074

S0803

Domestic relations – technical corrections – Uniform Interstate Family Support Act

06/29/17

222

H5903

Domestic relations – visitation – grandparents

07/18/17

334

S0383

Domestic relations – visitation – grandparents

09/27/17

285

H5571

East Greenwich – town of – “Michael B. Isaacs Roundabout”

07/21/17

295

S0515

East Greenwich – town of – “Michael B. Isaacs Roundabout”

07/26/17

102

H5453A

Education – “All Students Count Act”

06/30/17

108

S0439

Education – “All Students Count Act”

06/30/17

227

H5683

Education – “College Crusade Scholarship Act”

07/18/17

239

S0883

Education – “College Crusade Scholarship Act”

07/19/17

411

S0462

Education – active duty and reserve members – in state tuition

10/05/17

019

S0022

Education – assessment – school building safety

06/19/17

032

H5016

Education – assessment – school building safety

06/19/17

215

H6313

Education – child opportunity zones

07/18/17

257

S0104

Education – child opportunity zones

07/19/17

200

H6088A

Education – children with disabilities – over twenty- one

07/18/17

237

S0960

Education – children with disabilities – over twenty- one

07/19/17

107

S0306

Education – curriculum – substance abuse

06/30/17

115

H5177A

Education – curriculum – substance abuse

06/30/17

050

S0554

Education – distance learning institutions – accreditation

06/27/17

058

H5661

Education – distance learning institutions – accreditation

06/27/17

228

H5664

Education – media literacy education

07/18/17

256

S0106

Education – media literacy education

07/19/17

275

H6312

Education – R.I. Certification Standards Board

07/21/17

292

S0885

Education – R.I. Certification Standards Board

07/26/17

293

S0729A

Education – R.I. Certification Standards Board

07/26/17

229

H5550Aaa

Education – Student Journalists’ Freedom of Expression Act

07/18/17

318

S0600Aaa

Education – Student Journalists’ Freedom of Expression Act

09/27/17

338

H6359A

Education – sudden cardiac arrest – students

09/28/17

355

S0021B

Education – sudden cardiac arrest – students

09/28/17

479

S0200A

Education – transportation obligations – use of pupil transportation vehicles

10/11/17

258

S0101

Education – virtual education plans

07/19/17

264

H6311

Education – virtual education plans

07/19/17

005

S0802

Elections – Board of Elections – supplies – delivered to or picked up

06/19/17

023

H5703

Elections – Board of Elections – supplies – delivered to or picked up

06/19/17

221

H5947

Elections – campaign contributions – definitions – conduit and earmarked

07/18/17

240

S0808

Elections – campaign contributions – definitions – conduit and earmarked

07/19/17

441

S0806A

Elections – campaign finance – disposition of remaining campaign funds

10/06/17

443

H5709A

Elections – campaign finance – disposition of remaining campaign funds

10/06/17

006

S0794

Elections – optical scan voting equipment and sample ballots

06/19/17

024

H5701

Elections – optical scan voting equipment and sample ballots

06/19/17

410

S0413A

Elections – post –audits – election results

10/05/17

423

H5704A

Elections – post –audits – election results

10/05/17

007

S0793A

Elections – primary officials – employee of state, city or United States

06/19/17

021

H6008

Elections – primary officials – employee of state, city or United States

06/19/17

226

H5702A

Elections – voters – registration – driver’s license application

07/18/17

321

S0770A

Elections – voters – registration – driver’s license application

09/27/17

419

H5448

Elections – voters accompanied by children

10/05/17

104

H5699A

Elections – voting booths – minimum number

06/30/17

113

S0792A

Elections – voting booths – minimum number

06/30/17

112

S0637A

Electric distribution companies – renewable energy customer – certain charges – prohibit

06/30/17

176

H5483B

Electric distribution companies – renewable energy customer – certain charges – prohibit

06/30/17

084

S0807A

 Emergency management advisory council – amend

06/29/17

086

H6166

Emergency management advisory council – amend

06/29/17

382

H5174A

Environmental Management – department of – oversight – freshwater lakes, streams and ponds

10/03/17

128

S0636

Environmental violations – administrative penalties – increase

07/05/17

145

H5609

Environmental violations – administrative penalties – increase

07/05/17

166

S0406B

Family court – incarceration – motion to modify child support order

07/10/17

069

S0178

Family court – O’Rourke Children’s Center – repeal

06/29/17

100

H5416

Family court – O’Rourke Children’s Center – repeal

06/30/17

008

S0700A

Financial Institutions – credit unions – management -

06/19/17

022

H6000A

Financial Institutions – credit unions – management -

06/19/17

079

H5480

Fish and wildlife – Department of Environmental Management – environmental police officers

06/29/17

094

S0784

Fish and wildlife – Department of Environmental Management – environmental police officers

06/29/17

287

H5272

Foster – town of – tax credits – elderly and disabled

07/21/17

298

S0041

Foster – town of – tax credits – elderly and disabled

07/26/17

117

S0194

Hairdressers and cosmeticians – licenses – hours of instruction

07/05/17

142

H5488

Hairdressers and cosmeticians – licenses – hours of instruction

07/05/17

388

S0777

Health and safety – automated external defibrillator – public places

10/05/17

433

H6308

Health and safety – automated external defibrillator – public places

10/05/17

186

H5277A

Health and safety – conversion therapy – prohibit

07/18/17

328

S0267Aaa

Health and safety – conversion therapy – prohibit

09/27/17

391

S0888A

Health and safety – electronic waste prevention

10/05/17

430

H6112A

Health and safety – electronic waste prevention

10/05/17

208

H6310

Health and safety – estimate of children born with significant risk factors

07/18/17

252

S0324A

Health and safety – estimate of children born with significant risk factors

07/19/17

035

H5616

Health and safety – fire investigations – physical presence on premises

06/22/17

040

S0749

Health and safety – fire investigations – physical presence on premises

06/22/17

303

S0923

Health and safety – hospitals – acute stroke ready hospitals

09/27/17

366

S0146Aaa

Health and safety – hospitals – provide requested cost estimate

10/04/17

379

H6298Aaa

Health and safety – hospitals – provide requested cost estimate

10/04/17

067

H6144Aaa

Health and safety – Long-Term Care Coordinating Council – members – decrease

06/29/17

073

S0788Aaa

Health and safety – Long-Term Care Coordinating Council – members – decrease

06/29/17

206

H6306A

Health and safety – medical treatment facilities – discharge plans

07/18/17

330

S0332A

Health and safety – medical treatment facilities – discharge plans

09/27/17

178

S0407Baa

Health and safety – patient safety work product – definition

07/13/17

383

H5818Aaa

Health and safety – patient safety work product – definition – amend

10/03/17

218

H6158A

Health and safety – registration – minor use pesticides

07/18/17

335

S0733A

Health and safety – registration – minor use pesticides

09/27/17

380

S0166A

Health and safety – residential upholstered furniture, bedding and children’s products – prohibit – manufacture, sale and distribution

10/03/17

381

H5082A

Health and safety – residential upholstered furniture, bedding and children’s products – prohibit – manufacture, sale and distribution

10/03/17

013

S0545

Health and safety – sexually transmitted diseases – disclosure – penalties – repeal

06/19/17

025

H5680

Health and safety – sexually transmitted diseases – disclosure – penalties – repeal

06/19/17

201

H6225

Health and safety – stroke prevention and treatment act

07/18/17

203

H6297

Health care facilities – inspections – licensing procedures – changes

07/18/17

267

S0740

Health care facilities – inspections – licensing procedures – changes

07/21/17

246

S0577Aaa

Health care facilities – licensing – ambulatory care facilities

07/19/17

194

H5840A

Health care facilities – physician practices – license standards

07/18/17

138

H5314A

Health care facilities – report – use of non-Rhode Island licensed nurses

07/05/17

154

S0863A

Health care facilities – report – use of non-Rhode Island licensed nurses

07/05/17

386

S0672

Health care providers – infants – born with substance abuse – report

10/05/17

424

H5819

Health care providers – infants – born with substance abuse – report

10/05/17

396

S1000

Holidays – R.I. Nine Beirut Marines observance Day

10/05/17

429

H6061

Holidays – R.I. Nine Beirut Marines observance Day

10/05/17

202

H6284A

Hospital conversions – not for profit hospitals – streamline

07/18/17

238

S0937Aaa

Hospital conversions – not for profit hospitals – streamline

07/19/17

401

S1025

Human Services – employee of youth serving agency – records check

10/05/17

134

S0850A

I-195 Redevelopment District Commission – training – members

07/05/17

151

H6300

I-195 Redevelopment District Commission – training – members

07/05/17

274

H6322

Insurance – accident and sickness – formulary change – notification

07/21/17

361

S0893

Insurance – accident and sickness – formulary change – notification

09/29/17

368

S0497A

Insurance – audit – pattern of inappropriate billing

10/04/17

375

H5634B

Insurance – audit – pattern of inappropriate billing

10/04/17

372

S1003

Insurance – casualty – repeal various sections – multi-state compact

10/04/17

195

H5934

Insurance – casualty rating – repeal certain sections

07/18/17

165

S0789Aaa

Insurance – coverage – chiropractic and osteopathic non-opioid treatment for pain

07/10/17

314

H6124A

Insurance – coverage – chiropractic and osteopathic non-opioid treatment for pain

09/27/17

185

H5219A

Insurance – decision – credentialing – health care provider

07/18/17

254

S0145A

Insurance – decision – credentialing – health care provider

07/19/17

197

H5951A

Insurance – domestic partnership – definition

07/18/17

317

S0432A

Insurance – domestic partnership – definition

09/27/17

132

S0821A

Insurance – fertility preservation services – coverage

07/05/17

150

H6170A

Insurance – fertility preservation services – coverage

07/05/17

389

S0783A

Insurance – reinsurance – NAIC model

10/05/17

434

H6365

Insurance – reinsurance – NAIC model

10/05/17

196

H5937

Insurance – unfair claims practice

07/18/17

322

S0782

Insurance – unfair claims practice

09/27/17

183

H5956

Jamestown – town of – tax exemption – veterans

07/13/17

402

S1029

Labor – employment applications – jurisdiction – department of labor and training

10/05/17

431

H6141A

Labor – employment applications – jurisdiction – department of labor and training

10/05/17

119

S0350B

Labor – payment of wages – authorized deductions

07/05/17

313

H5932Aaa

Labor – payment of wages – authorized deductions

09/27/19

347

H5413Baa

Labor and labor relations – Healthy and safe families and workplace act

09/28/17

357

S0290B

Labor and labor relations – Healthy and safe families and workplace act

09/28/17

015

S0288

Labor and labor relations – unionized firefighters – contracts – continue provisions

06/19/17

033

H5973

Labor and labor relations – unionized firefighters – contracts – continue provisions

06/21/17

081

H5568

Labor and labor relations – work-sharing plan – amend

06/29/17

093

S0675

Labor and labor relations – work-sharing plan – amend

06/29/17

129

S0674

Labor relations correctional officers – extend period before arbitration

07/05/17

148

H6004

Labor relations correctional officers – extend period before arbitration

07/05/17

122

S0513

Licenses – required – electrical work

07/05/17

137

H5290

Licenses – required – electrical work

07/05/17

278

H6246

Lincoln – town of – bonds – authorize

07/21/17

290

S0946

Lincoln – town of – bonds – authorize

07/26/17

120

S0486B

Medical records – copies – reimbursement costs

07/05/17

140

H5455A

Medical records – copies – reimbursement costs

07/05/17

170

H5397A

Mortgage foreclosure deeds – failure to record

07/07/17

173

S0388A

Mortgage foreclosure deeds – failure to record

07/07/17

167

S0175A

Motor vehicle operators – mobile telephone usage

07/10/17

458

H5691

Motor vehicles – automated traffic violation monitoring systems – summons – time

10/11/17

473

S0692

Motor vehicles – automated traffic violation monitoring systems – summons – time

10/11/17

435

H5520A

Motor vehicles – blood test – refusal – penalties

10/05/17

016

S0275

Motor vehicles – child restraint systems – rear facing seats

06/19/17

030

H5456

Motor vehicles – child restraint systems – rear facing seats

06/19/17

448

H6326

Motor vehicles – combination plates – increase gross weight limit

10/11/17

464

S1022

Motor vehicles – combination plates – increase gross weight limit

10/11/17

156

H5457Aaa

Motor vehicles – licenses – instruction for parents and guardians

07/06/17

160

S0555A

Motor vehicles – licenses – instruction for parents and guardians

07/06/17

471

S0759A

Motor vehicles – manufacturers – compensation – dealers

10/11/17

224

H5761A

Motor vehicles – New England Charitable Foundation – combination vehicles

07/18/17

249

S0538A

Motor vehicles – New England Charitable Foundation – combination vehicles

07/19/17

204

H6302

Motor vehicles – parking in electric vehicle charging station

07/18/17

259

S0077

Motor vehicles – parking in electric vehicle charging station

07/19/17

248

S0540A

Motor vehicles – plates – gold star families

07/19/17

190

H5766A

Motor vehicles – plates – Gold Star Parents

07/18/17

408

S0356A

Motor vehicles – plates – Ocean State Animal Coalition

10/05/17

417

H5425A

Motor vehicles – plates – Ocean State Animal Coalition

10/05/17

400

S1024

Motor vehicles – plates – Operation Stand Down R.I.

10/05/17

393

S0902

Motor vehicles – plates – R.I. Agricultural Council

10/05/17

404

S0086

Motor vehicles – plates – R.I. Salt Water Anglers Foundation

10/05/17

414

H5137

Motor vehicles – plates – R.I. Salt Water Anglers Foundation

10/05/17

367

S0394Aaa

Motor vehicles – provisional licenses – drive from home to school events

10/04/17

373

H5346A

Motor vehicles – provisional licenses – drive from home to school events

10/04/17

231

H5424

Motor vehicles – registration – Gaspee Days committee

07/18/17

332

S0363A

Motor vehicles – registration – Gaspee Days committee

09/27/17

217

H6213A

Motor vehicles – registration – grounds for refusal

07/18/17

356

S0226B

Motor vehicles – road test – interpreter

09/28/17

161

S0603

Motor vehicles – school zone speed enforcement – rules – promulgation

07/06/17

460

H5152A

Motor vehicles – texting while driving – prohibition – exception

10/11/17

462

S1027

Motor vehicles – texting while driving – prohibition – exception

10/11/17

336

H6285A

Motor vehicles – toll violators – out of state tolled projects

09/28/17

340

S0949A

Motor vehicles – toll violators – out of state tolled projects

09/28/17

308

H5182

Motor vehicles – wireless communication devices – prohibit use

09/27/17

450

H6292

Motor vehicles –state traffic commission – time requirements – implementation of projects

10/11/17

477

S0273A

Motor vehicles –state traffic commission – time requirements – implementation of projects

10/11/17

461

H5039A

Municipal courts – buildings – receivership

10/11/17

474

S0392

Municipal courts – buildings – receivership

10/11/17

127

S0614A

Neglected children – CASA volunteers – background check

07/05/17

147

H5733A

Neglected children – CASA volunteers – background check

07/05/17

212

H6342

New buildings – naming – “1st sergeant P. Andrew McKenna U.S. Army special forces Group Memorial Conference Room”

07/18/17

236

S0984

New buildings – naming – “1st sergeant P. Andrew McKenna U.S. Army special forces Group Memorial Conference Room”

07/19/17

211

H6341

New buildings – naming – “S. Michael Minutelli Memorial Conference Room”

07/18/17

235

S0985

New buildings – naming – “S. Michael Minutelli Memorial Conference Room”

07/19/17

282

H5935

Nursing facilities – limited conditions – increase bed capacity

07/21/17

296

S0502

Nursing facilities – limited conditions – increase bed capacity

07/26/17

268

S0095A

Office of regulatory reform – consult – state departments – facilitate economic growth – plant-based industries

07/21/17

453

H6259

Pawtucket – city of – taxation – exemption

10/11/17

467

S0945

Pawtucket – city of – taxation – exemption

10/11/17

455

H6090A

Pawtucket – city of – taxation – exemption – Neil J. Houston ,Jr. residential Re-Entry Center

10/11/17

468

S0944

Pawtucket – city of – taxation – exemption – Neil J. Houston ,Jr. residential Re-Entry Center

10/11/17

130

S0742A

Physical therapy – definition – modernize

07/05/17

312

H5669A

Physical therapy – definition – modernize

09/27/17

269

H5601A

Police and firefighters – occupational cancer – illness while in performance of active duty

07/21/17

288

S0896A

Police and firefighters – occupational cancer – illness while in performance of active duty

07/26/17

072

S0613

Post conviction remedy – review of final judgment

06/29/17

101

H5713A

Post conviction remedy – review of final judgment

06/30/17

286

H5444

Probate practice – guardian ad litems – maximum fees – increase

07/21/17

294

S0597

Probate practice – guardian ad litems – maximum fees – increase

07/26/17

225

H5710

Probate practice – limited guardianships – rights

07/18/17

244

S0711

Probate practice – limited guardianships – rights

07/19/17

078

H5223A

Property – condominiums – insurance – copy of damage appraisal

06/29/17

088

S0198Aaa

Property – condominiums – insurance – copy of damage appraisal

06/29/17

095

H6206A

Public buildings – rename – “Paramaz Avedisian ’54 Hall”

06/29/17

096

S0905A

Public buildings – rename – “Paramaz Avedisian ’54 Hall”

06/29/17

406

S0213A

Public employees  -educators – post retirement – earnings – increase

10/05/17

416

H5368

Public employees  -educators – post retirement – earnings – increase

10/05/17

412

S0571A

Public employees – post retirement benefits – spouses and domestic partners - increase

10/05/17

413

H5071A

Public employees – post retirement benefits – spouses and domestic partners - increase

10/05/17

399

S1023

Public finance –transparent treasury initiative – pension investments

10/05/17

427

H5923

Public finance –transparent treasury initiative – pension investments

10/05/17

394

S0952A

Public property and works – Green Buildings Act

10/05/17

418

H5427A

Public property and works – Green Buildings Act

10/05/17

304

S0932A

Public records – 38 Studios – release

09/27/17

310

H5347B

Public records – 38 Studios – release

09/27/17

048

S0177

Public records – access  - work product

06/27/17

054

H5098

Public records – access  - work product

06/27/17

283

H5868A

Public utilities – Kent County Water Authority – add two members

07/21/17

297

S0163Aaa

Public utilities – Kent County Water Authority – add two members

07/26/17

390

S0877A

Public utilities – municipalities – aggregation of electrical loads

10/05/17

422

H5536A

Public utilities – municipalities – aggregation of electrical loads

10/05/17

155

H5318A

Public utilities – net metering – benefit to all customers

07/06/17

164

S0880A

Public utilities – net metering – benefit to all customers

07/06/17

306

S1007A

Public utilities – net metering – eligibility

09/27/17

083

H5643A

Public utilities – notification requirement – excavation completion

06/29/17

091

S0552A

Public utilities – notification requirement – excavation completion

06/29/17

184

H5199A

Public utilities – PACE assessment – recovery – past due balance

07/18/17

261

S0030A

Public utilities – PACE assessment – recovery – past due balance

07/19/17

018

S0098

Public utilities – Public Utility Securitization Act – repeal

06/19/17

031

H5291

Public utilities – Public Utility Securitization Act – repeal

06/19/17

017

S0112A

Public utilities – renewable energy growth program – expand

06/19/17

056

H5274A

Public utilities – renewable energy growth program – expand

06/27/17

082

H5641

Public utilities – reserve fund – expand use

06/29/17

090

S0551

Public utilities – reserve fund – expand use

06/29/17

309

H5224B

Public utilities – Small Cell Siting Act

09/27/17

331

S0342Baa

Public utilities – Small Cell Siting Act

09/27/17

188

H5618A

Public utilities net-metering – financing arrangements

07/18/17

012

S0558

Quonset Development Corporation – water service– purchase

06/19/17

029

H5484

Quonset Development Corporation – water service– purchase

06/19/17

395

S0979

R.I. Commission for National and Community Service – create

10/05/17

480

H5842Aaa

R.I. Infrastructure Bank – eligibility and award process - amend

10/13/17

135

H5241A

R.I. Public Transit Authority – appropriation – coordinating council

07/05/17

326

S0115A

R.I. Public Transit Authority – appropriation – coordinating council

09/27/17

193

H5837

R.I. Public Transit Authority – open-door service – locations outside R.I.

07/18/17

241

S0790

R.I. Public Transit Authority – open-door service – locations outside R.I.

07/19/17

397

S1008

R.I. Sailing Events Commission – create

10/05/17

420

H5478A

R.I. Sailing Events Commission – create

10/05/17

181

S0207B

Retirement system – retired nurses – professors – nursing program

07/13/17

279

H6130

Retirement system – retired nurses – professors – nursing program

07/21/17

277

H6277

Scituate – town of – bonds – authorize

07/21/17

300

S0972

Scituate – town of – bonds – authorize

07/26/17

457

H6073

Scituate – town of – tax credit – disabled veterans

10/11/17

472

S0734

Scituate – town of – tax credit – disabled veterans

10/11/17

273

H6330A

South Kingstown – town of –property- Contemporary Theatre Company – exemption

07/21/17

289

S0969A

South Kingstown – town of –property- Contemporary Theatre Company – exemption

07/26/17

392

S0897

State affairs – affordable housing – registered sex offenders

10/05/17

205

H6305

State affairs – climate change coordinating council

07/18/17

255

S0108aa

State affairs – climate change coordinating council

07/19/17

216

H6296

State affairs – office of regulatory reform – facilitate economic growth

07/18/17

214

H6323

State affairs – open meetings – notice and minutes of meetings

07/18/17

333

S0381

State affairs – open meetings – notice and minutes of meetings

09/27/17

192

H5824

State affairs and government – information technology project manager

07/18/17

251

S0458

State affairs and government – information technology project manager

07/19/17

302

H5175Aaa

State budget – fiscal year State appropriations for support for fiscal year ending June 30, 2018 and various amendments to the general laws for implementation of budget provisions.

 

*click on links to each individual budget article

 

Article 1  Relating to Making Appropriations in Support of FY 2018

 

Article 2  Relating to Economic Development and Tax Credits

 

Article 3  Relating to Rhode Island Promise Scholarship

 

Article 4  Relating to Motor Vehicles

 

Article 5  Relating to Government Reorganization

 

Article 6  Relating to Debt Management Act Joint Resolutions

 

Article 7  Relating State Funds

 

Article 8  Relating to Taxes and Revenues

 

Article 9  Relating to Health and Human Services

 

Article 10  Relating to Making Revised Appropriations in Support of FY 2017

 

Article 11  Relating to Taxation – Excise on Motor Vehicles and Trailers

 

Article 12  Relating to Education Aid

 

Article 13 Relating to Department of Labor and Training Fees and Fines

 

Article 14  Relating to Minimum Wages

 

Article 15  Relating to Effective Date 

08/03/17

052

S0673

State crime laboratory – positions – employees of council on postsecondary education

06/27/17

061

H6157

State crime laboratory – positions – employees of council on postsecondary education

06/27/17

189

H5743A

State government – sharing of information between departments

07/18/17

319

S0638A

State government – sharing of information between departments

09/27/17

451

H5204A

Statutory construction – technical changes and reenactment

10/11/17

210

H6336

Tax sales – R.I. Housing and Mortgage Finance Corporation - liability

07/18/17

324

S0843A

Tax sales – R.I. Housing and Mortgage Finance Corporation – liability

09/27/17

223

H5777A

Taxation – credits – video games

07/18/17

327

S0135A

Taxation – credits – video games

09/27/17

270

H6362

Taxation – exemption – visually impaired – federal standard

07/21/17

359

S0575

Taxation – exemption – visually impaired – federal standard

09/29/17

126

S0570A

Taxation – farm forest or open space – exemption

07/05/17

149

H6095Aaa

Taxation – farm forest or open space – exemption

07/05/17

179

S0395A

Taxation – homestead exemption – proration

07/13/17

363

H5570B

Taxation – homestead exemption – proration

09/29/17

307

S1011A

Taxation – motor vehicles-  annual report by department of revenue

09/27/17

365

H5977A

Taxation – property -  Burrillville – electrical power generation facilities

09/29/17

440

S0714A

Taxation – property -  Burrillville – electrical power generation facilities

10/06/17

044

S0257

Taxation – property – exemption – Artic Playhouse

06/22/17

046

H6070

Taxation – property – exemption – Artic Playhouse

06/23/17

271

H6350

Tiverton – town of – charter – amendments – ratify

07/21/17

301

S0974

Tiverton – town of – charter – amendments – ratify

07/26/17

001

S0158

Towns and Cities – Barrington town council – appointments – planning board

05/18/17

002

H5271

Towns and Cities – Barrington town council – appointments – planning board

05/18/17

456

H6076

Towns and cities – Cranston – city of – police chief – pension plan

10/11/17

465

S1016

Towns and cities – Cranston – city of – police chief – pension plan

10/11/17

199

H6084

Towns and cities – emergency police powers

07/18/17

253

S0231A

Towns and cities – emergency police powers

07/19/17

284

H5817

Towns and cities – hiring – architects and engineers – selection criteria – federal standards

07/21/17

362

S0925

Towns and cities – hiring – architects and engineers – selection criteria – federal standards

09/29/17

049

S0333

Towns and cities – municipalities – impact fees - review

06/27/17

057

H5655

Towns and cities – municipalities – impact fees - review

06/27/17

403

H5042

Towns and cities – planning boards and commissions – training – flood plains

10/05/17

438

S1005

Towns and cities – planning boards and commissions – training – flood plains

10/05/17

121

S0512

Towns and cities – police and fire – residency requirement – prohibit

07/05/17

139

H5351

Towns and cities – police and fire – residency requirement – prohibit

07/05/17

077

H5187aa

Towns and cities – prosecutions – right to counsel

06/29/17

087

S0071A

Towns and cities – prosecutions – right to counsel

06/29/17

219

H6146

Towns and cities – qualification based selection

07/18/17

323

S0814A

Towns and cities – qualification based selection

09/27/17

010

S0562

Towns and cities – statewide solar photovoltaic permit application

06/19/17

027

H5575

Towns and cities – statewide solar photovoltaic permit application

06/19/17

109

S0481A

Towns and cities – subdivisions – shorten time periods

06/30/17

175

H5475A

Towns and cities – subdivisions – shorten time periods

06/30/17

080

H5481

Underground Storage Tank Financial Responsibility Act – amend

06/29/17

092

S0560

Underground Storage Tank Financial Responsibility Act – amend

06/29/17

198

H5975A

Uniform controlled substances act – prescriptions – regulations by Department of Health

07/18/17

247

S0546aa

Uniform controlled substances act – prescriptions – regulations by Department of Health

07/19/17

207

H6307

Uniformed controlled substances act – prescriptions – opioid drugs – discuss risks with patient

07/18/17

250

S0493A

Uniformed controlled substances act – prescriptions – opioid drugs – discuss risks with patient

07/19/17

116

S0085A

Veterans – preference – state contracts

07/05/17

136

H5280A

Veterans – preference – state contracts

07/05/17

123

S0541aa

Veterans Home – advisory council –members – reduce

07/05/17

153

H6360

Veterans Home – advisory council –members – reduce

07/05/17

131

S0816

Veterans services-strategic plan advisory committee – amendments

07/05/17

152

H6315

Veterans services-strategic plan advisory committee – amendments

07/05/17

125

S0559

Veterinary practice – restrictions – remove

07/05/17

141

H5470

Veterinary practice – restrictions – remove

07/05/17

469

S0927

Warren – town of – council – issue and renewal of certain licenses

10/11/17

281

H5969A

Warren – town of – create – municipal housing court

07/21/17

360

S0657A

Warren – town of – create – municipal housing court

09/29/17

075

S0889

Warren – town of – property tax exemptions

06/29/17

099

H6231

Warren – town of – property tax exemptions

06/30/17

037

H6085

Warwick – city of – municipal court – abandoned property

06/22/17

039

S0768

Warwick – city of – municipal court – abandoned property

06/22/17

442`

S1001

Woonsocket – city of – peddlers – license

10/06/17

445

H5921A

Woonsocket – city of – peddlers – license

10/06/17

106

H6224A

Workers Compensation – “material hindrance” repeal

06/30/17

266

S0917A

Workers Compensation – “material hindrance” repeal

07/21/17

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