RIAFC Legislative Information

The information on this page is provided for the convenience of RIAFC members and our legislative partners. It contains the most up to date information about the activity of the RI General Assembly that is of interest to the RIAFC.

This information includes scheduled hearings of interest, pdf versions of bills of interest, a calendar of upcoming activities and events, and more.

If you would like to go directly to the RI General Assembly’s website click on the link below.


Final 2015 House Bills of Interest that passed

Final Passed House Bills of Interest House Bill No. 5315 Sub A    SUPPORT    BY Gallison, Fogarty, Marshall, Winfield, Costantino ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO LABOR AND LABOR RELATIONS – FAIR EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES (Prohibits an employer from terminating an employee for failing to report to regularly scheduled work when employee is responding to an emergency […]

Final 2015 Senate bills of interest that passed

2015 Senate Bills of interest that passed     Senate Bill No. 535 BY Picard ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY – FLAMMABLE AND COMBUSTIBLE LIQUIDS (Allows self service gas stations to use delivery nozzles with latch-open device when equipped with safeguards.) {LC2012/1} 03/03/2015 Introduced, referred to Senate Commerce 03/06/2015 Scheduled for hearing and/or […]