Rhode Island Representative Lauren Carson [D]

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RIH5381EnrollExtends the period for musical and theatrical productions to obtain tax credits to July 1, 2024.
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2019-06-26
Transmitted to Governor
RIH6205EngrossAllows John F. Fulone to join Victoria Hippert and Justin DeFreitas in marriage on or about October 11, 2019, within the City of Newport, Rhode Island.
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2019-06-26
Placed on the Senate Consent Calendar (06/27/2019)
RIH6204EngrossAllows John F. Fulone to join Lauren Penta and Nicholas Candela in marriage on or about September 21, 2019, within the Town of Middletown, Rhode Island.
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2019-06-26
Placed on the Senate Consent Calendar (06/27/2019)
RIH6249PassHouse Resolution Joyously Celebrating The 50th Anniversary Of The Opening Of The Claiborne Pell Newport Bridge
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2019-06-24
House read and passed
RIH5549EngrossAuthorizes a pharmacist to prescribe and dispense hormonal contraceptive patches and self-administered oral hormonal contraceptives, provided that the pharmacist has completed a training program approved by the state board of pharmacy.
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2019-06-21
To Senate Health and Human Services Committee
RIH6138IntroHouse Resolution Recognizing September 1st Through 7th, 2019, As "resiliency Week" In The State Of Rhode Island
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2019-06-06
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH5931PassTo Vacate The Forfeiture Or Revocation Of The Charter Of Vector Cuspis Oceanus, Llc
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2019-06-05
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH5049IntroJoint Resolution Making An Appropriation Of $12,000 To The Rhode Island Department Of Transportation (this Resolution Would Authorize The Appropriation Of The Sum Of $12,000 To The Department Of Transportation.)
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH5111IntroRequires DOT and Commerce Corporation to coordinate with senior citizens housing complexes/centers to minimize economic and financial impact of road works projects.
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH5398IntroProvides that a tax payment shall be paid by midnight on the date in which the tax becomes due and payable, and reduces the amount of penalty for taxes unpaid from a maximum of twenty-one percent (21%) to ten percent (10%).
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH5606IntroEliminates requirement that political subdivisions provide list of employees as of July 1 of preceding year to take administrator by August 1 of each year.
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH5607IntroHouse Resolution Creating A Special Legislative Commission To Be Known As "growing Tourism In The State Of Rhode Island" (creates A Twenty Member "growing Tourism In The State Of Rhode Island" Commission To Examine, Evaluate And Provide Recommendatio...
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH5950IntroThe hotel tax shall be distributed as follows 1) 25% to host city/town; 2) 45% to appropriate regional tourism district; 3) 5% to Greater Providence-Warwick Convention and Visitors' Bureau; and 4) 25% to Rhode Island commerce corporation.
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH6119IntroProhibits a third party hosting platform from renting a short-term rental unit unless the unit is registered with the city/town. Allows the city/town to issue orders of compliance or impose fines for unregistered units.
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2019-05-28
To House Finance Committee
RIH5035IntroCreates a special motor vehicle registration plate for The Rose Island Lighthouse Foundation, Inc.
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2019-05-22
To Senate Special Legislation and Veterans Affairs Committee
RIH6141PassHouse Resolution Congratulating Andy Andrade, Chuck Paiva And Chris Patsos On Being Inducted Into The George D. Donnelly Sunset League Class Of 2018 Hall Of Fame
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2019-05-22
House read and passed
RIH5866PassAllows Evan Chernov to join Allison Chernov and Marland Hobbs in marriage on or about May 26, 2019, within the City of Newport, Rhode Island.
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2019-05-16
Effective without Governor's signature
RIH5617IntroAmends the definition of "dependent child" and allows an additional year of vocational education upon successful completion of the first year of education at CCRI.
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2019-05-15
To House Finance Committee
RIH5387IntroRepeals the automatic phase out of the nursing facility reimbursement price based methodology.
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2019-05-14
To House Finance Committee
RIH5604IntroIncreases the income eligibility limit for medical assistance coverage for seniors and disabled individuals from one hundred percent (100%) to one hundred thirty-three percent (133%) of federal poverty level.
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2019-05-10
To House Finance Committee
RIH6097PassHouse Resolution Celebrating "tree Week" On May 5th Through May 11th In The State Of Rhode Island
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2019-05-09
House read and passed
RIH5577IntroExempts reusable bags not including paper/plastic bags from state sales tax.
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2019-05-08
To House Finance Committee
RIH5948IntroAllows a municipality, in which twelve percent (12%) of the housing in a municipality qualifies for low-income housing, to charge a tax up to ten percent (10%) of the current year's gross scheduled rental income.
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2019-05-08
To House Finance Committee
RIH5947IntroIncreases the maximum tax for qualifying low-income housing from eight percent (8%) to ten percent (10%) of the property's previous year's gross scheduled rental income. The increase shall be used by local municipalities for public school education a...
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2019-05-08
To House Finance Committee
RIH5619IntroProvides for increases in the amount of foundation level school support that a community would receive, based upon a community's ability to meet and surpass its minimum low and moderate income housing requirements.
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2019-05-07
To House Finance Committee
RIH5628IntroEstablishes OSACR, a fund which provides grants to fund projects that adapt infrastructure to address climate change; assess eligibility of projects, allocation, disbursements and the fund's financing. Effective July 1, 2019.
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2019-05-02
To House Finance Committee
RIH5601IntroFreezes the amount of education aid for local school agencies that are scheduled to receive less aid under the funding formula. The education aid would be frozen at the rate provided in fiscal year 2019 for a period of three (3) years.
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2019-04-30
To House Finance Committee
RIH5620IntroDeletes the provisions regarding reimbursement by the state for conventional public housing students. Provides permanent foundation education aid funding for services and instructional services for students residing in conventional public housing uni...
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2019-04-30
To House Finance Committee
RIH5605IntroRedefines extraordinary costs associated with the education of special education students to be costs that are above the core foundation amount.
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2019-04-30
To House Finance Committee
RIH5618IntroAmends the calculation of the permanent foundation education aid to school districts, and would make an adjustment based upon students residing in qualified low-income housing and would apply to all school years commencing on or after July 1, 2019.
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2019-04-30
To House Finance Committee
RIH6005IntroRequires insurance carriers, nonprofit hospital service plans, nonprofit medical service corporations and health maintenance organizations to cover the costs of breast ultrasounds and or MRI breast exams.
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2019-04-24
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH6010PassHouse Resolution Commemorating The 84th Anniversary Of The Disabled American Veterans (dav) Department Of Rhode Island
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2019-04-23
House read and passed
RIH5973IntroAuthorizes the city council of the city of Newport to levy an additional tax upon real property transfers within the city, not to exceed the amount of two percent (2%) of the purchase price.
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2019-04-10
To House Finance Committee
RIH5981PassHouse Resolution Proclaiming April 10, 2019, To Be The 100th Anniversary Of "the League Of Women Voters Of Rhode Island"
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2019-04-10
House read and passed
RIH5341EngrossExtends the timeframe within which to bring an action for an unlawful employment practice.
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2019-04-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
RIH5963PassHouse Resolution Proclaiming April, 2019, To Be "the Month Of The Military Child" In Rhode Island
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2019-04-04
House read and passed
RIH5561IntroRequires state and municipal elected officials to attend a one-day biennial training seminar in emergency management for disaster emergencies.
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2019-04-03
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5952PassHouse Resolution Congratulating And Thanking Newport Waves And Rhode Island Waves For Their Campaign To Make Our Streets Safer For Pedestrians And Drivers And Helping To Avert Numerous Tragedies And Saving Many Lives
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2019-04-03
House read and passed
RIH5487IntroAllows an owner or owners of real property to execute a deed that names one or more beneficiaries who will obtain title to the property at the owner's death without the necessity of probate.
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2019-04-02
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5302IntroHouse Resolution Amending The Rules Of The House Of Representatives For The Years 2019-2020 (requires That All Legislative Grants Allocated To The Senate Be Distributed In Accordance With The Rules Of The Senate And That All Legislative Grants Alloca...
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2019-03-28
To House Rules Committee
RIH5360IntroHouse Resolution Amending The Rules Of The House Of Representatives For The Years 2019-2020 (proposes An Amendment To The House Rules Which Would Allow Closed Session Meetings With Respect To All Sexual Harassment And Discrimination Complaints And In...
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2019-03-28
To House Rules Committee
RIH5563IntroHouse Resolution Respectfully Requesting That The Rhode Island Department Of Education Develop A Set Of Key Environmental And Climate Principles And Concepts To Be Infused In All Subjects For K-12 Public School Students
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2019-03-27
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5558IntroAuthorizes a licensed pharmacist, who successfully completes a course on tobacco cessation therapy, to prescribe and dispense tobacco cessation drug products to a qualified patient pursuant to rules adopted by the board of pharmacy.
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2019-03-27
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5669IntroRequires schools to comply with recycling and composting laws and promotes food donation and local food service contracts.
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2019-03-27
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5869IntroEstablishes a fee on companies that sell fossil fuels in Rhode Island for consumption or distribution within the state and establishes an "economic and climate resilience fund" to disburse the collected funds.
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2019-03-21
To House Environment and Natural Resources Committee
RIH5686IntroHouse Resolution Respectfully Requesting That The Rhode Island Division Of Public Utilities And Carriers In Conjunction With The Rhode Island Attorney General And National Grid Investigate And Determine The Causes For The Recent Loss Of Gas Utility S...
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2019-03-19
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5687IntroRaises the maximum check cashing fee from fifty cents ($.50) to six dollars ($6.00) per check, for persons cashing checks incidental to the retail sale of goods or services.
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2019-03-19
To House Corporations Committee
RIH5729IntroRequires initial, biennial, and continuing education in land use law and planning for local planning, zoning, or historic board and commission members.
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2019-03-13
To House Judiciary Committee
RIH5556IntroDevelops a common summary of payments forms, to be used by all health insurance carriers and to be provided to health care consumers, providing the consumer with their responsibility for payment, of any portion of a health care provider claim.
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2019-03-13
To House Health, Education and Welfare Committee
RIH5730IntroRequires real estate sellers to provide buyers with an annual building energy cost estimate and imposes a duty on sellers to conduct real estate condition inspections.
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2019-03-12
To House Corporations Committee
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