RI H5278 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on March 29 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-29 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Extends the requirement to collect sales tax to remote sellers in a way that conforms to a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision making it easier for states to compel collection/sales tax from retailers who do not have a physical presence in their state.

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Sales And Use Tax--non-collecting Retailers, Referrers, And Retail Sale Facilitators Act


Roll Calls

2019-03-28 - Senate - Passage in concurrence (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-13 - House - Passage (Y: 63 N: 6 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-03-29HouseSigned by Governor
2019-03-28HouseTransmitted to Governor
2019-03-28SenateSenate passed Sub A in concurrence
2019-03-26SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (03/28/2019)
2019-03-13HouseHouse passed Sub A
2019-03-08HousePlaced on House Calendar (03/13/2019)
2019-03-05HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2019-03-01HouseProposed Substitute
2019-03-01HouseScheduled for consideration (03/05/2019)
2019-02-07HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-02-05HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/07/2019)
2019-02-05HouseIntroduced, referred to House Finance

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments