RIAFC December 15th Meeting & Annual Christmas Party/Luncheon

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Retirement party for Chief Frank Sylvester

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RIAFC Foundation sponsored Retention & Recruitment Workshop June 24-25 at Foxwoods

RI National Fire Academy Weekend – July 22 – 24, 2016

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FEMA short form 119-25-2 expires 11-30-16

RIFA APPLICATION 2016 NFA State Weekend July 23-24, 2016

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2016 NFA State Weekend – July 23-24, 2016

 

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PPA registration is OPEN

2017 House Bills of Interest

  House Bill No. 5016
BY  McNamara, Azzinaro, Canario, Lancia, Solomon
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION — HEALTH AND SAFETY OF PUPILS (Requires the assessment to examine the status of each school building’s safety be completed by November 1 of the year mandated.)
{LC194/1}
01/05/2017 Introduced, referred to House H.E.W.
01/18/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
01/27/2017 Scheduled for consideration (02/01/2017)
02/01/2017 Committee recommends passage
02/03/2017 Placed on House Calendar (02/07/2017)
02/07/2017 House read and passed
  House Bill No. 5040
BY  Hearn, Corvese, Fellela, Canario, Ruggiero
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES — EXPLOSIVES AND FIREWORKS (Prohibits the use of certain fireworks, other than by lawfully issued permit, anytime other than between the dates of June 30 and July 9.)
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01/06/2017 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary
02/01/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5044
BY  O`Grady
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO THE CONSOLIDATION OF THE LONSDALE FIRE DISTRICT INTO THE SAYLESVILLE FIRE DISTRICT (Authorizes the merger of the Lonsdale and Saylesville Fire Districts in Lincoln if the electors of both fire districts approve that merger.)
{LC250/1}
01/06/2017 Introduced, referred to House Municipal Government
01/13/2017 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration
02/02/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
02/28/2017 Scheduled for consideration
03/02/2017 Meeting postponed (03/02/2017)
04/07/2017 Scheduled for consideration (04/12/2017)
04/12/2017 Committee recommends passage
04/21/2017 Placed on House Calendar (04/25/2017)
04/25/2017 House read and passed
  House Bill No. 5050
BY  Nardolillo, Jacquard, Canario, Serpa, Barros
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES – SAFETY BELTS IN SCHOOL BUSES (Requires every new school bus to be equipped with seat belts effective January 1, 2019.)
{LC196/1}
01/06/2017 Introduced, referred to House H.E.W.
03/08/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5075
BY  Lancia, Newberry, Chippendale, Quattrocchi, Mendonca
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS — 911 EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBER ACT (Repeals all surcharges levied on residence/business telephone lines and wireless telecommunications services.)
{LC98/1}
01/11/2017 Introduced, referred to House Finance
05/02/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5082
BY  Morin, Handy, Regunberg, Casey, Ajello
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING THE HEALTH AND SAFETY — CHILD PRODUCTS AND UPHOLSTERED FURNITURE (Prohibits the manufacture, sale, and distribution of residential upholstered children’s products that contain certain amounts of bromide or chlorine bonded to carbon that is added to a plastic, foam, or textile.)
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01/12/2017 Introduced, referred to House H.E.W.
03/29/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5099
BY  Corvese, O’Brien, Hearn, Fellela, Coughlin
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES – EXPLOSIVES AND FIREWORKS; HEALTH AND SAFETY – FIREWORKS AND PYROTECHNICS (Makes the use of display or aerial fireworks after 12:00 a.m. or before 7:00 a.m. a civil violation with a fine of $75.00.)
{LC124/1}
01/12/2017 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary
02/01/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
05/08/2017 Scheduled for consideration (05/10/2017)
  House Bill No. 5175
(Governor)
BY  Abney
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE SUPPORT OF THE STATE FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2018
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01/19/2017 Introduced, referred to House Finance
  House Bill No. 5260
BY  Lima, Johnston, Hull, Keable, Edwards
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL PROCEDURE – SENTENCE AND EXECUTION (Adds police, firefighters and emergency medical technicians to the class of protected people included in the hate crimes sentencing act.)
{LC104/1}
01/27/2017 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary
02/14/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5273
BY  Nunes, Nardolillo, Serpa, Morgan, Roberts
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO THE COVENTRY FIRE DISTRICT (Changes the date of the annual meeting of the Coventry Fire District from the second Tuesday of December to the second Wednesday of November.)
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01/27/2017 Introduced, referred to House Municipal Government
02/02/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
04/03/2017 Scheduled for consideration (04/05/2017)
04/05/2017 Committee recommends passage
04/28/2017 Placed on House Calendar (05/03/2017)
05/03/2017 House read and passed
  House Bill No. 5288
BY  Casimiro, Craven, Regunberg, Shanley, Morin
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES – PAYMENTS TO FIRE COMPANIES (Provides appropriation of state funds to cities and towns who are members of NBMTF for maintenance of boats servicing Narragansett Bay.)
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01/27/2017 Introduced, referred to House Finance
  House Bill No. 5319
BY  McEntee, Craven, Johnston, Almeida, Jacquard
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION – LEVY AND ASSESSMENT OF LOCAL TAXES (Requires municipalities to exempt from taxation the real property of a surviving spouse of a law enforcement officer or firefighter killed in the line of duty, who occupies the real property as their principal place of residence.)
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02/01/2017 Introduced, referred to House Municipal Government
02/08/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5351
BY  Bennett, Marshall, Canario
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES – POLICE AND FIREFIGHTERS RESIDENCY (Prohibits municipal charters and ordinances from requiring that their police officers and firefighters reside within the state of Rhode Island.)
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02/02/2017 Introduced, referred to House Municipal Government
03/02/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
03/10/2017 Scheduled for consideration (03/16/2017)
03/16/2017 Committee recommends passage
03/17/2017 Placed on House Calendar (03/23/2017)
03/23/2017 House read and passed
  House Bill No. 5357
BY  Roberts, Morgan, Nardolillo, Chippendale, Nunes
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES — BUDGET COMMISSIONS (Removes fire districts from budget commission oversight.)
{LC310/1}
02/02/2017 Introduced, referred to House Finance
04/25/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5566
BY  Johnston, Canario
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES — ORGAN DONORS’ LEAVE (Provides up to thirty (30) paid days in a calendar year to serve as an organ donor for state and municipal employees.)
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02/16/2017 Introduced, referred to House Finance
05/03/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5597
BY  Almeida, Hull, Lombardi, Jacquard, Johnston
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO LABOR AND LABOR RELATIONS – POLICE AND FIRE ARBITRATIONS (Allows expired collective bargaining agreements for firefighters and municipal police to remain in effect until a successor agreement becomes operative.)
{LC1215/1}
03/01/2017 Introduced, referred to House Labor
03/16/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5601
BY  Almeida, Hull, Lombardi, Jacquard, Johnston
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES – OPTIONAL RETIREMENT FOR MEMBERS OF POLICE AND FIREFIGHTERS (Adds illness sustained while in the performance of duty to the definition of accidental disability.)
{LC1214/1}
03/01/2017 Introduced, referred to House Labor
04/06/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5616
BY  Winfield
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY — DIVISION OF FIRE SAFETY (Bars adjusters and contractors from premises under investigation by the fire marshal until premises are released, and provides penalties for violation.)
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03/01/2017 Introduced, referred to House Corporations
03/15/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5740
BY  Morgan, Nardolillo, Chippendale
ENTITLED, AN ACT IN AMENDMENT OF THE INCORPORATION OF THE CENTRAL COVENTRY FIRE DISTRICT IN FURTHERANCE OF THE “CONSOLIDATION PLAN” OF THE CENTRAL COVENTRY FIRE DISTRICT, THE WASHINGTON LIGHTING DISTRICT, THE HARRIS FIRE AND LIGHTING DISTRICT AND THE TIOGUE FIRE DISTRICT AS APPROVED BY THE QUALIFIED VOTERS OF SAID DISTRICTS, AT DULY CALLED MEETINGS HELD ON MARCH 28, 2006 (Amends and make a number of changes to the legislative charter of Central Coventry Fire District.)
{LC915/1}
03/01/2017 Introduced, referred to House Municipal Government
03/16/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5741
(by request)
BY  Solomon, Tanzi, Handy, Shanley
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY – MULTI-UNIT RESIDENCE SAFETY ACT (Prohibits smoking in common areas of multi-unit residential developments.)
{LC1936/1}
03/01/2017 Introduced, referred to House H.E.W.
03/29/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5763
BY  Almeida, Hull, Lombardi, Jacquard, Johnston
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES — RELIEF OF INJURED AND DECEASED FIREFIGHTERS AND POLICE OFFICERS (Adds campus police officers to the group of public safety officials eligible to collect salary, wages, benefits during periods of whole/partial incapacitation incurred while on-duty or while providing emergency assistance within the state while off-duty.)
{LC1216/1}
03/01/2017 Introduced, referred to House Finance
  House Bill No. 5848
BY  Roberts, Morgan
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION – POWERS AND DUTIES OF FIRE DISTRICTS IN THE TOWN OF COVENTRY (Repeals the section of the general laws which provides for an automatic appropriation for Coventry Fire Districts which fail to approve an annual appropriation.)
{LC314/1}
03/03/2017 Introduced, referred to House Municipal Government
03/16/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5873
BY  Phillips, Winfield, McKiernan, Newberry, Edwards
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES — INTERLOCAL CONTRACTING AND JOINT ENTERPRISES, AND REGIONAL EMERGENCY COMMUNICATION DISTRICTS (Authorizes two or more municipalities to form regional emergency communication districts.)
{LC1793/1}
03/08/2017 Introduced, referred to House Municipal Government
03/23/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5881
BY  Craven, Amore, Marshall, Edwards
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES — FIREFIGHTER DISABILITY (Creates a work disabling presumption for any firefighter who passed a physical examination upon entry into service and who later contracts disabling hypertension, stroke, or heart disease.)
{LC2017/1}
03/09/2017 Introduced, referred to House Labor
04/06/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5891
BY  Morgan, Roberts, Price, Chippendale, Quattrocchi
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS — E-911 UNIFORM EMERGENCY TELEPHONE SYSTEM DIVISION (Requires all the money collected for various billed services, by each telecommunications provider be deposited in a restricted receipt account, not the general fund.)
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03/09/2017 Introduced, referred to House Finance
05/02/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5904
BY  Marszalkowski, Ackerman, McLaughlin, Phillips
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO THE CUMBERLAND FIRE DISTRICT (Establishes that membership on the Cumberland Fire District Fire Committee constitutes holding a public office and that the elections of the Fire Committee are governed by state election laws.)
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03/10/2017 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary
03/21/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5966
BY  Chippendale, Keable, Winfield
ENTITLED, AN ACT IN AMENDMENT TO AN ACT ENTITLED “AN ACT TO INCORPORATE THE WEST GLOCESTER FIRE DISTRICT” (Amends the charter of the West Glocester Fire District.)
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03/22/2017 Introduced, referred to House Municipal Government
03/29/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 5973
BY  McKiernan, Almeida, Johnston, Keable, Lombardi
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO LABOR AND LABOR RELATIONS – FIREFIGHTERS’ ARBITRATION (Allows unionized firefighters to enter into an agreement which continues all contractual provisions contained in an expiring contract until a successor agreement has been reached.)
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03/22/2017 Introduced, referred to House Labor
04/06/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 6113
(by request)
BY  Winfield
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES — SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS (Permits the substitution by a developer of sprinklers in new developments instead of cisterns or water reservoirs for fire suppression, if allowed by ordinance.)
{LC2457/1}
04/13/2017 Introduced, referred to House Municipal Government
04/26/2017 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
  House Bill No. 6185
BY  Donovan, Marshall
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION – BRISTOL VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS TAX RELIEF (Enables the town of Bristol to provide tax relief to volunteer firefighters based upon certain qualifying criteria.)
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05/03/2017 Introduced, referred to House Municipal Government