Title 42
State Affairs and Government

Chapter 3
Counties

R.I. Gen. Laws 42-3-1



 42-3-1.  Newport County.

The city of Newport and the towns of Portsmouth, Jamestown, Middletown, Little Compton, and Tiverton, shall constitute the county of Newport; and Newport shall be the county town.

History of Section.
G.L. 1896, ch. 3, 1; G.L. 1909, ch. 3, 1; G.L. 1923, ch. 3, 1; G.L. 1938, ch. 3, 1; G.L. 1956, 42-3-1; P.L. 1963, ch. 84, 1.