Environment Council of Rhode Island

...building an ecologically healthy future in a sustainable economy

2014 Bills, Lead Sponsors & Status

Bill Description House Bill # Senate Bill # Rep Lead Sponsor Senate Lead Sponsor Current House Bill Status Current Senate Bill Status Updated date
New Freshwater Position at DEM 2688 Paul W. Fogarty Senate Vote 05/29/2014 - 11:33am
Climate Change Council- Senate Climate Bill 2952 William J. Conley Signed 07/18/2014 - 9:58am
State Lead Poisoning Prevention Programs - Minimum Funding Requirement 7803 2674 Arthur Handy Maryellen Goodwin Deferred In Committee 06/10/2014 - 11:00am
Non-toxic Ammunition 7838 2628 Arthur Handy Joshua Miller Deferred In Committee 06/10/2014 - 11:08am
Eliminating sales tax for electric vehicles 7884 2197 Arthur Handy Joshua Miller Deferred In Committee 06/10/2014 - 11:18am
Alternative Fuel Infrastructure Incentive 7825 2202 Arthur Handy Joshua Miller Deferred In Committee 06/10/2014 - 11:16am
Farm Conservation and Renewable Energy Act of 2014 2438 Louis P. DiPalma In Committee 06/10/2014 - 5:28pm
Resilient Rhode Island Act of 2014 7904 Arthur Handy Senate Vote 06/19/2014 - 10:38pm
An Act Relating to Public Utilities and Carriers -DG Standard Contracts 7723 2435 Thomas Winfield William J. Conley Deferred Deferred 06/10/2014 - 10:10am
Waste Hauler Licensing 7720 2434 Linda D. Finn Catherine Cool Rumsey Deferred Deferred 06/10/2014 - 11:25am
Repeal of Radio Frequency Water Meters in Johnston 7627 2865 John M. Carnevale Stephen R. Archambault Deferred In Committee 06/10/2014 - 11:36am
Budget Article 5 - Nov 2014 Ballot Question 4 7133 Raymond E. Gallison Jr. Signed 06/23/2014 - 8:48pm
Cesspool phaseout 7724 2684 Teresa Ann Tanzi V. Susan Sosnowski Deferred Voted out of Committee 07/01/2014 - 1:44pm
Distributed Generation 7727 2690 Deborah Ruggiero V. Susan Sosnowski House Vote Senate Vote 06/18/2014 - 8:26pm
Encroachment on Open Space 7684 Donna M. Walsh House Vote 06/18/2014 - 8:30pm
RI Transportation Infrastructure Fund 7432 2335 John G. Edwards Louis P. DiPalma Deferred Voted out of Committee 06/10/2014 - 11:10am
Requiring Composting of Food Scraps by Certain Large Businesses 7482 2436 Donna M. Walsh V. Susan Sosnowski Deferred Deferred 06/10/2014 - 10:09am
Renewable Energy Tax Credit 7083 2213 Deborah Ruggiero Joshua Miller In Committee In Committee 06/10/2014 - 9:45am
Overturn the Ban on Waste Incineration in RI 7411 2437 Stephen R. Ucci Dominick J. Ruggerio Deferred Deferred 06/10/2014 - 11:28am
Budget Article 5 - Nov 2014 Ballot Question 3 7133 Raymond E. Gallison Jr. Signed 07/18/2014 - 10:00am
DEM Budget - FTE Cap 7133 Raymond E. Gallison Jr. Signed 07/18/2014 - 9:57am
RGGI - Budget Article 7 7133 Raymond E. Gallison Jr. Signed 06/23/2014 - 8:52pm
Reducing State Gasoline Tax 2027 Walter S. Felag Jr. In Committee 04/07/2014 - 7:32pm
Genetically Engineered Product Definitions 7042 Dennis M. Canario Deferred 06/10/2014 - 10:03am
Plastic Waste Reduction 7178 2314 Maria E. Cimini Frank Lombardo, III In Committee In Committee 06/10/2014 - 9:50am
Food Residuals Recycling Initiative 7033 2315 Donna M. Walsh Catherine Cool Rumsey House Vote Senate Vote 06/20/2014 - 9:08pm