Senate Bills as of 3/11/20

   Senate Bill No. 2080

BY  Ruggerio, McCaffrey, Goodwin, Lynch Prata, Metts

ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT – STATEWIDE PUBLIC SAFETY COMPUTER AIDED DISPATCH RECORDS MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (Establishes a statewide public safety computer aided dispatch records management system.)

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01/21/2020 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary

02/28/2020 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/05/2020)

03/05/2020 Committee recommended measure be held for further study

 

   Senate Bill No. 2091

BY  Felag, Coyne, Seveney

ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT — OPEN MEETINGS (Exempts volunteer fire companies under the supervision, control, or jurisdiction of another public body from certain posting requirements of the open meetings act.)

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01/21/2020 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary

01/24/2020 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (01/30/2020)

01/30/2020 Committee recommends passage

02/04/2020 Placed on Senate Calendar (02/06/2020)

02/06/2020 Senate read and passed

02/07/2020 Referred to House Judiciary

 

   Senate Bill No. 2212

BY  Morgan

ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION – EXETER VOLUNTEER FIRE AND RESCUE – REAL PROPERTY EXEMPTIONS (Authorizes the Exeter town council, by ordinance to increase the real property tax exemption for active Exeter volunteer members of fire and rescue companies from fifty thousand dollars ($50,000) to one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000).)

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02/04/2020 Introduced, referred to Senate Finance

 

   Senate Bill No. 2218

BY  de la Cruz, Rogers, Raptakis

ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION – PROPERTY SUBJECT TO TAXATION (Authorizes fire districts to provide for an exemption, from fire taxes, for volunteer firefighters.)

{LC4158/1}

02/04/2020 Introduced, referred to Senate Finance

 

   Senate Bill No. 2248

BY  de la Cruz

ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO THE OAKLAND – MAPLEVILLE NUMBER 4 FIRE DISTRICT

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02/04/2020 Introduced, referred to Senate Housing and Municipal Government

02/21/2020 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/27/2020)

02/27/2020 Committee recommended measure be held for further study

 

   Senate Bill No. 2302

BY  Lombardi, Archambault, Ciccone, Gallo, Felag

ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TOWNS AND CITIES — CANCER BENEFITS FOR FIREFIGHTERS (Clarifies a presumption applying to firefighters that if any type of cancer is found in a firefighter with three (3) exceptions would be conclusively presumed to be an occupational cancer arising out of their employment.)

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02/04/2020 Introduced, referred to Senate Labor

02/07/2020 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/12/2020)

02/12/2020 Committee recommended measure be held for further study

 

   Senate Bill No. 2393

BY  Raptakis, Rogers

ENTITLED, AN ACT IN AMENDMENT TO THE CHARTER OF THE CENTRAL COVENTRY FIRE DISTRICT PURSUANT TO A RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE COVENTRY FIRE DISTRICT ON DECEMBER 27, 2018 (Makes various amendments pertaining to the duties and operations of the Central Coventry Fire District.)

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02/13/2020 Introduced, referred to Senate Housing and Municipal Government

02/28/2020 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration

03/02/2020 Meeting postponed (03/05/2020)

 

   Senate Bill No. 2394

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 emergency medical technician.)

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02/13/2020 Introduced, referred to Senate Housing and Municipal Government

03/06/2020 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/12/2020)

 

   Senate Bill No. 2673

BY  Felag

ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY — NEW HOME BUYERS FIRE PROTECTION ACT (Mandates that builders of new 1 or 2 family residential dwellings provide the home buyer with written information regarding the installation of an automatic fire sprinkler system subject to civil penalties enforced by the atty gen or state fire marshal.)

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02/27/2020 Introduced, referred to Senate Housing and Municipal Government