Gov. Gina Raimondo signed legislation (2017-H 5424, 2017-S 0363A) introduced by Rep. Joseph M. McNamara (D-Dist. 19, Warwick, Cranston) and Sen. Erin Lynch Prata (D-Dist. 31, Warwick, Cranston) to create […]
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Rep. Patricia A. Serpa (D-Dist. 27, West Warwick, Coventry, Warwick), chairwoman of the House Oversight Committee, said she is “concerned and troubled” by serious incidents involving the health and safety […]
The Rhode Island General Assembly has passed legislation introduced by Senate Majority Leader Michael J. McCaffrey (D-Dist. 29, Warwick) and Rep. Camille F.J. Vella-Wilkinson (D-Dist. 21, Warwick) that would make […]
WARWICK, R.I. — The General Assembly has passed House Bill 5593 SUB A, extending expired contracts with teachers and municipal employees until successor agreements are reached, reversing the fortunes of the Warwick Teachers […]
STATE HOUSE — The General Assembly has passed legislation introduced by Rep. Joseph J. Solomon Jr. (D-Dist. 22, Warwick) and Senate Majority Leader Michael J. McCaffrey (D-Dist. 29, Warwick) that […]
Rep. Joseph J. Solomon Jr. (D-Dist. 22, Warwick) has submitted legislation that would preserve the history and open space of the State House grounds.
Last week, the House of Representatives today passed legislation introduced byRep. Joseph M. McNamara (D-Dist. 19, Warwick, Cranston) requiring driver’s education courses to include lessons on what drivers should do […]
Senate Judiciary Chairwoman Erin Lynch Prata’s (D-Dist. 31, Warwick, Cranston) legislation (2017-S 0562) to create a statewide solar energy permit application passed the Senate Wednesday.
The House of Representatives has approved legislation submitted by Rep. Joseph M. McNamara (D-Dist. 19, Warwick, Cranston) that would allow terminally ill patients to obtain experimental drugs that have not […]
House Majority Leader K. Joseph Shekarchi (D-Dist. 23, Warwick) will be awarded for “Excellence in Advocacy by an Elected Official” by the National Council for Behavioral Health for recently passed […]
Rhode Island, site of one of the first recorded controversies involving homosexuals in the military in Newport in 1919, may grant state benefits for gay veterans discharged under the military’s […]
Editor’s note: The following information was provided by the Legislative Press and Public Information Bureau. STATE HOUSE — In the wake of a massive shakeup by the governor in the Department of Human […]