2007 -- H 5124 AS AMENDED
A N A C T
RELATING TO DISTURBANCE OF PUBLIC ASSEMBLY
Introduced By: Representatives Carter, Gallison, Malik, Rose, and Church
Date Introduced: January 18, 2007
It is enacted by the General Assembly as follows:
SECTION 1. Section 11-11-1 of the General Laws in Chapter 11-11 entitled "Disorderly
Conduct" is hereby amended to read as follows:
11-11-1. Disturbance of public assemblies generally. -- Every person who shall
willfully interrupt or disturb any town or ward meeting, any assembly of people met for religious
worship, any military funeral or memorial service, any public or private school, any meeting
lawfully and peaceably held for purposes of moral, literary or scientific improvement, or any
other lawful meeting, exhibition or entertainment, either within or without the place where the
meeting or school is held, shall be imprisoned not exceeding one year or be fined not exceeding
five hundred dollars ($500).
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon passage.