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.

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House Bills as of 3/1/21

Condition: {Session Year: 2021} {Bills: 5039,5118,5161,5165,5178,5183,5269,5294,5359,5427,5479,5490,5493,5523,5531,5592,5596,5629,5891,6010}   House Bill No. 5039 BY  Corvese, Noret ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES — EXPLOSIVES, FIREWORKS, AND PYROTECHNICS (Prohibits the use of display fireworks/aerial consumer fireworks without a permit between 12:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. on any day and would make a violation of this permit requirement a civil […]

Hearings scheduled for the General Assembly week of March 8th through the 12th

  Senate Bill No. 390 BY  de la Cruz, Morgan, Paolino ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO THE OAKLAND – MAPLEVILLE NUMBER 4 FIRE DISTRICT {LC267/1} 02/25/2021 Introduced, referred to Senate Housing and Municipal Government 03/05/2021 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/10/2021)   House Bill No. 5891 (Dept. of Business and Regulation) BY  Marszalkowski ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO STATE […]

Senate Bills as of 3/1/21

Condition: {Session Year: 2021} {Bills: 44,59,92,174,261,375,385,390}   Senate Bill No. 44 BY  Sosnowski, DiPalma, Seveney, Rogers, Raptakis ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO PROPERTY SUBJECT TO TAXATION — VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER/EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION ENABLING LEGISLATION (Allows municipalities to establish a program providing property tax exemption to active duty individuals who volunteer services as a firefighter or […]