Senate bills of interest as of 2/5/18

Senate Bills of interest

Senate Bill No. 2060
BY  Lombardi, Miller, McCaffrey, Lynch Prata, Gallo
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES – PAYMENTS TO FIRE COMPANIES (Provides for an appropriation of state funds to cities and towns who are members of the Narragansett Bay marine task force (NBMTF) for the maintenance of boats providing services to Narragansett Bay.)
{LC3854/1}
01/18/2018 Introduced, referred to Senate Finance
Senate Bill No. 2098
BY  Felag, Pearson, Seveney, Algiere, Coyne
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT — OPEN MEETINGS (Exempts fire districts without tax or policy making authority from certain posting requirements of the open meetings act.)
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01/18/2018 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary
Senate Bill No. 2151
BY  Archambault, McCaffrey, Lombardi, Coyne
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES — RELIEF OF INJURED AND DECEASED FIREFIGHTERS AND POLICE OFFICERS (Adds campus police officers to group of public safety officials eligible to collect salary, wages, and benefits during periods of whole/partial incapacitation incurred while on-duty, or while providing emergency assistance within the state while off-duty.)
{LC3737/1}
01/23/2018 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary
Senate Bill No. 2179
BY  Miller, Gallo, Lombardi, Metts, Pearson
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION — HEALTH AND SAFETY OF PUPILS (Requires all school buildings where students are in attendance to have carbon monoxide detectors installed and maintained therein.)
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02/01/2018 Introduced, referred to Senate Education
Senate Bill No. 2197
BY  Algiere, Lombardi
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS — 911 EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBER ACT–PREPAID WIRELESS E-911 CHARGE ACT (Creates restricted receipt account for all 911 funds and requires these funds to be used solely for operation of the 911 system.)
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02/01/2018 Introduced, referred to Senate Finance
Senate Bill No. 2242
BY  Morgan
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO THE RICHMOND-CAROLINA FIRE DISTRICT (Repeals and replaces Richmond-Carolina Fire District charter.)
{LC3811/1}
02/01/2018 Introduced, referred to Senate Housing and Municipal Government