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02/20/2018Rep. Gregg Amore Rep. Amore to introduce bills addressing school resource officers and security upgrades
02/20/2018Rep. Arthur Corvese Corvese bill would end double-taxation on state tax refunds
02/20/2018Rep. Blake Anthony Filippi Rep. Filippi Calls for Better Public Record Keeping
02/19/2018Sen. Dominick Ruggerio President Ruggerio statement on Senator Nicholas Kettle
02/19/2018Rep. Susan R. Donovan ; Rep. Deborah Ruggiero Donovan, Ruggiero call for passage of Equal Pay Act
02/19/2018Rep. Joseph McNamara Rep. McNamara bill would permit medical consent to minors for prenatal, delivery and postnatal care
02/19/2018Sen. Dennis Algiere Minority Leader Algiere statement on Sen. Kettle
02/16/2018Rep. Mia Ackerman Committee hears Rep. Ackerman legislation that would prohibit minors from using indoor tanning beds
02/16/2018Rep. Teresa Tanzi Tanzi introduces bill creating panel to study workplace sexual harassment
02/16/2018Sen. Dominick Ruggerio President Ruggerio statement on Senator Nicholas Kettle
02/15/2018Rep. James McLaughlin Rep. McLaughlin announces RIDOT plans to repair, resurface 35.8 miles of roads in Cumberland
02/15/2018Sen. Gayle Goldin ; Sen. Maryellen Goodwin ; Sen. Joshua Miller ; Sen. Cynthia A. Coyne ; Sen. Dawn Euer Goldin bill would ban high-capacity magazines
02/14/2018Rep. Joseph McNamara McNamara bill would require driver’s education to teach rights, responsibilities of drivers during traffic stops
02/14/2018Rep. J. Aaron Regunberg Rep. Regunberg introduces legislation for electric utility accountability
02/14/2018Rep. K. Joseph Shekarchi ; Sen. Michael McCaffrey RIAC seeks legislation to rename T.F. Green Airport
02/14/2018Rep. Robert B. Lancia Rep. Lancia Raises Alarm Over 911
02/13/2018Rep. Nicholas Mattiello Speaker Mattiello introduces bill allowing patients to opt for a non-opiate directive with health care providers
02/13/2018Sen. James Sheehan Sen. Sheehan announces DEM grant for Gilbert Stuart green space in North Kingstown
02/13/2018Sen. Ryan Pearson ; Rep. Kenneth Marshall Sen. Pearson, Rep. Marshall legislation would establish tax credit for charitable contributions to state coffers
02/12/2018Sen. V. Susan Sosnowski MEDIA ADVISORY: Senate Environment and Agriculture Committee to hear bills on dog care, trout fishing, hard-to-dispose materials
02/12/2018Rep. Joseph McNamara MEDIA ADVISORY: House Health, Education and Welfare Committee to consider legislation on curriculum, school safety
02/12/2018Rep. Marvin Abney MEDIA ADVISORY: House Finance Committee meets on Tuesday and Wednesday to continue hearing budget articles
02/12/2018Sen. Erin Lynch Prata MEDIA ADVISORY: Senate Judiciary Committee to meet on Tuesday and Thursday to hear a variety of legislation
02/12/2018Sen. Frank Lombardi MEDIA ADVISORY: Senate Rules, Government Ethics and Oversight Committee to hear update from Commerce Corp.
02/12/2018Sen. Joshua Miller ; Sen. Louis DiPalma Media Advisory: Senate panels to review child fatalities report
02/12/2018Sen. Joshua Miller Media Advisory: Bills on surprise medical bills, prescription refill synchronization to be heard
02/12/2018Sen. William Conley MEDIA ADVISORY: Senate Finance Committee to hear testimony on budget for state funds, government reform and fees
02/12/2018Rep. Cale Keable House Judiciary schedules votes tomorrow
02/09/2018Sen. Cynthia A. Coyne ; Sen. Louis DiPalma ; Rep. Deborah Ruggiero ; Rep. Jason Knight ; Rep. Carol Hagan McEntee Legislators honored for protection of children
02/08/2018Rep. Kenneth Marshall Rep. Marshall proposes good Samaritan expansion to reach underage drinking emergencies
02/08/2018Sen. James A. Seveney Sen. Seveney bill would permit homeless people with service animals to enter shelters
02/08/2018Rep. Dennis Canario Rep. Canario praises actions of Portsmouth Fire Department during Portsmouth three-house fire
02/08/2018Rep. J. Aaron Regunberg ; Rep. Gregg Amore ; Rep. Susan R. Donovan ; Rep. Lauren H. Carson Legislators commit to fight for 2018 ‘Fair Shot Agenda’
02/08/2018Rep. Joseph J. Solomon Rep. Solomon legislation would allow early voting
02/08/2018Sen. Frank Lombardi Sen. Lombardi announces reduction of speed limit on part of Scituate Ave. in Cranston, yield signs at I-295 onramps
02/07/2018Rep. Nicholas Mattiello Speaker Mattiello introduces legislation that would allow partial-fill prescription option on opioids
02/07/2018Rep. James McLaughlin Rep. McLaughlin announces that RIDOT will replace drains, repair stretch of Marshall Avenue in Cumberland
02/07/2018Rep. Joseph McNamara Rep. McNamara introduces legislation to create attendance review teams in school districts
02/07/2018Sen. Harold Metts Metts bill bans housing discrimination based on lawful source of income
02/07/2018Rep. Nicholas Mattiello Mattiello honored by Society for Human Resource Management
02/06/2018Rep. Blake Anthony Filippi Minority Whip Filippi Calls for Greater Protection for Victims of Data Breaches
02/06/2018Rep. K. Joseph Shekarchi Shekarchi bill would increase Board of Elections transparency
02/06/2018Rep. J. Aaron Regunberg ; Rep. Kathleen A. Fogarty Media Advisory: R.I. legislators to roll out ‘Fair Shot Agenda 2018’
02/06/2018Rep. Marvin Abney House Finance Committee meets on Wednesday and Thursday to hear proposed FY 2019 budget articles
02/06/2018Sen. Leonidas Raptakis ; Rep. Patricia Serpa State Sen. Raptakis and Rep. Serpa applaud withdrawal of application for Coventry gun range
02/06/2018Rep. Robert A. Nardolillo Rep. Nardolillo Demands Justice for LGBTQ Veterans
02/05/2018Rep. Shelby Maldonado MEDIA ADVISORY: Low and Moderate Income Housing Commission to hear presentation from attorneys on Housing Act
02/05/2018Sen. William Conley MEDIA ADVISORY: Senate Finance Committee to hear budgetary overview of quasi-public reserve transfer process
02/05/2018Sen. Hanna Gallo MEDIA ADVISORY: Senate Education Committee to hear bills on field trips, proficiency-based learning, substance abuse prevention
02/05/2018Rep. Robert A. Nardolillo Rep. Nardolillo Introduces Legislation to Stop 'Swatting'
02/05/2018Rep. Robert J. Quattrocchi Rep. Quattrocchi Introduces Bill to Keep Riders Moving
02/05/2018Rep. Patricia Serpa MEDIA ADVISORY: House Oversight Committee will hear update on Unified Health Infrastructure Project, ACLU lawsuits
02/05/2018Rep. Marvin Abney MEDIA ADVISORY: House Finance Committee meets on Tuesday for budget briefing
02/05/2018Rep. Lauren H. Carson Carson talking bus bill to be heard tomorrow
02/05/2018Sen. Erin Lynch Prata MEDIA ADVISORY: Senate Judiciary Committee meets Tuesday
02/05/2018Rep. Cale Keable Media Advisory: Committee hearing Wednesday for bill permitting voluntary extension of DCYF care to age 21
02/02/2018Rep. Patricia Morgan Morgan Submits Two Bills to Help Prevent Child Abuse and Neglect
02/02/2018Sen. James Sheehan Sheehan appointed to commission to study line item veto, gubernatorial runoff elections
02/02/2018Sen. Louis DiPalma Sen. DiPalma bill to create young adult voluntary extension of care program heard in committee
02/01/2018Rep. Ramon A. Perez Rep. Perez introduces two bills dealing with premature baby data and motorcycle helmets
02/01/2018Rep. Carlos E. Tobon Rep. Tobon to introduce two bills addressing controversial Pawtucket transfer station proposal
02/01/2018Sen. Joshua Miller Miller bill would create pilot program tapping Medicaid to house the chronically homeless
02/01/2018Rep. Robert A. Nardolillo Rep. Nardolillo Wants to Help Veteran Owned Businesses
02/01/2018Rep. J. Aaron Regunberg ; Sen. Louis DiPalma Regunberg bill would counter federal net neutrality move for all state-funded internet service
01/31/2018Rep. Charlene Lima Rep. Lima to introduce legislation to allow online scratch tickets
01/31/2018Sen. Frank Lombardi Senator Lombardi introduces legislation that requires adult trained in concussions at youth sports events
01/31/2018Rep. Grace Diaz Rep. Diaz introduces legislation that would add marijuana, vapor to secondhand smoke laws
01/31/2018Sen. Erin Lynch Prata MEDIA ADVISORY: Senate Judiciary Committee meets on Thursday to hear legislation
01/31/2018Sen. Walter Felag Sen. Felag highlights start of RI Livable Home Modification Grant program
01/31/2018Rep. Dennis Canario Rep. Canario praises actions of Portsmouth High School teacher and resource officer
01/31/2018Sen. Joshua Miller Media Advisory: Hearing tomorrow for pilot program tapping Medicaid to house the chronically homeless
01/31/2018Rep. William O'Brien Rep. O’Brien introduces bill to repeal social gaming ban
01/31/2018Sen. Jeanine Calkin ; Rep. J. Aaron Regunberg Calkin, Regunberg introduce carbon pricing bill
01/30/2018Rep. J. Aaron Regunberg Media Advisory: Regunberg to announce net neutrality bill
01/30/2018Rep. Blake Anthony Filippi Rep. Filippi Introduces Bills to Make State & Local Government More Transparent
01/30/2018Rep. Marcia Ranglin-Vassell ; Rep. Susan R. Donovan ; Sen. Gayle Goldin ; Sen. Jeanine Calkin Legislators kick off Fight for $15 and fair pay initiatives
01/29/2018Sen. Roger Picard Senate Commerce Committee to consider I-195 Redevelopment Commission appointment
01/29/2018Rep. Patricia Serpa MEDIA ADVISORY: House Oversight Committee to hear report from the Office of Regulatory Reform
01/29/2018Rep. Robert B. Lancia Rep. Lancia Welcomes the India Association of Rhode Island to the State House
01/29/2018Rep. Joseph McNamara MEDIA ADVISORY: House Health, Education and Welfare Committee to hear bills on curriculum, SATs, student rights
01/29/2018Sen. Gayle Goldin ; Sen. Jeanine Calkin ; Rep. Susan R. Donovan ; Rep. Marcia Ranglin-Vassell Media Advisory: Event scheduled tomorrow to kick off ‘Fight for $15’ and fair pay
01/29/2018Rep. Cale Keable Media Advisory: Hearing tomorrow for bill prohibiting leaving kids in cars
01/29/2018Rep. J. Aaron Regunberg Media Advisory: Calkin, Regunberg to announce Climate Resilience Act, new regional coalition
01/29/2018Rep. Mia Ackerman Rep. Ackerman speaks at StandWithUs international conference in Los Angeles
01/26/2018Sen. Dominick Ruggerio ; Rep. Nicholas Mattiello Speaker of the House, President of the Senate appoint legislative commission to study line item veto
01/26/2018Rep. Patricia Serpa House Oversight Committee ‘outraged’ over latest child death report from Child Fatality Review Panel
01/26/2018Sen. Dominick Ruggerio Kate Bramson named Senate Policy Director
01/26/2018Sen. James Sheehan Senate resolution congratulates Paul Tetreault for receiving 2017 Hometown Hero Award
01/26/2018Rep. Nicholas Mattiello Auditor General releases results of Fiscal 2017 Employees’ Retirement System of the State of Rhode Island audit
01/26/2018Rep. Robert A. Nardolillo Rep. Nardolillo Calls for the Elimination of Front License Plates
01/26/2018Sen. Elaine J. Morgan Sen. Morgan resolution declares January human trafficking awareness month
01/26/2018Rep. Deborah Ruggiero Budget proposal includes Ruggiero’s bill to extend DCYF care to foster children until age 21
01/25/2018Rep. Shelby Maldonado ; Rep. Carlos E. Tobon MEDIA ADVISORY: Rhode Island Legislative Black and Latino Caucus plans Black History Month event at State House
01/25/2018Rep. Gregg Amore Rep. Amore appointed to New England Board of Higher Education
01/24/2018Rep. John Edwards Seaweed, dueling, testing the speed of a horse — Representative Edwards takes aim at archaic laws
01/24/2018Rep. Evan P. Shanley Rep. Shanley wants commission to study creation of the office of inspector general
01/24/2018Rep. Robert A. Nardolillo Rep. Nardolillo Calls for Increased Penalties on Illegally Parked Vehicles in Handicapped Spaces
01/24/2018Sen. Jeanine Calkin ; Rep. J. Aaron Regunberg Calkin, Regunberg introduce single-payer health care bill
01/24/2018Rep. Edith Ajello ; Sen. Gayle Goldin Goldin, Ajello: R.I. must protect women’s rights from federal uncertainties
01/24/2018Rep. Brian Kennedy Rep. Kennedy resolution asks Public Utilities Commission to re-examine recent rate increases
01/24/2018Sen. Erin Lynch Prata Warwick to get more money from Airport Corp. under Sen. Lynch Prata bill
01/24/2018Rep. Patricia Morgan Morgan Questions Governor’s Hiring Spree
01/23/2018Sen. Leonidas Raptakis ; Rep. Patricia Serpa ; Rep. Jared Nunes Sen. Raptakis, Rep. Serpa, and Rep. Nunes introduce bills to protect Coventry residents from sewer costs
01/23/2018Rep. Joseph McNamara Rep. McNamara introduces legislation that would require carbon monoxide detectors in schools
01/23/2018Rep. Arthur Corvese Corvese bill would create animal abuse registry
01/23/2018Sen. Maryellen Goodwin Goodwin bill requires neighborhood impact to be considered in licensing of waste management facilities
01/23/2018Sen. Dominick Ruggerio Ruggerio re-submits bill encouraging settlements in pension bankruptcy case
01/22/2018Rep. Joseph McNamara MEDIA ADVISORY: House Health, Education and Welfare Committee to hear testimony on legislation affecting schools
01/22/2018Rep. Patricia Serpa MEDIA ADVISORY: House Oversight Committee to hear review of latest report of the Child Fatality Review Panel
01/22/2018Sen. William Conley MEDIA ADVISORY: Senate Finance Committee to discuss appointment of director of the Department of Revenue
01/22/2018Rep. Dennis Canario Rep. Canario introduces bill that exempts disabled residents from ID card fees
01/22/2018Rep. J. Aaron Regunberg ; Sen. Jeanine Calkin Media Advisory: Regunberg, Calkin to unveil single-payer health care bill at news conference Wednesday
01/22/2018Rep. Cale Keable Media Advisory: Committee hearing Wednesday for bill permitting voluntary extension of DCYF care to age 21
01/22/2018Rep. Dennis Canario Rep. Canario voices opposition to PawSox stadium proposal