Environment Council of Rhode Island

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

2019 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
Energy Facility Siting Amendments (TEC-RI/OER) 5804 David A. Bennett Deferred 01/13/2020 - 12:39pm
Vulnerable Road User Protections 0596 Stephen R. Archambault Deferred 01/30/2020 - 3:47pm
Energy Facilities Siting Amendments (Burrillville) 5446 David J. Place Deferred 01/08/2020 - 1:52pm
Polystyrene Ban / Plastic Bag Bill 0268 Joshua Miller Deferred 01/30/2020 - 3:40pm
Conservation Easement Restrictions 0170 Louis P. DiPalma Deferred 01/30/2020 - 3:35pm
Climate Change Adaptation Fund 5628 0412 Shelby Maldonado Erin P. Lynch Prata Deferred Deferred 01/23/2020 - 8:17am
Personal Care Products Disclosure 5826 0447 Liana M. Cassar Bridget G. Valverde Deferred Deferred 01/30/2020 - 3:25pm
Woodland Preservation & Stewardship Act 5813 0663 Arthur Handy Bridget G. Valverde Deferred Deferred 01/26/2020 - 1:38pm
Green New Deal Resolution 5665 0659 Christopher R. Blazejewski Louis P. DiPalma Deferred Deferred 01/26/2020 - 1:30pm
"Ask First" Plastic Straw Bill 5314 0202 David A. Bennett Michael J. McCaffrey Deferred Passed Senate - Sent to House 01/30/2020 - 3:11pm
Eliminate PFAS from Food Packaging 5565 0218 Alex D. Marszalkowski Adam J. Satchell Deferred Deferred 01/30/2020 - 4:08pm
Plastics Pyrolosis Solid Waste Amendments 5448 0408 Stephen R. Ucci Frank Lombardo, III Deferred Deferred 01/30/2020 - 3:59pm
Energy & Consumer Savings Act: Efficiency Standards 5667 0552 David A. Bennett Adam J. Satchell Deferred Deferred 01/30/2020 - 3:53pm
RI Global Warming Solutions Act 5444 0658 Christopher R. Blazejewski Dawn Euer Deferred Deferred 01/30/2020 - 3:52pm
Economic & Climate Resilience Act Of 2019 5869 0662 David A. Bennett V. Susan Sosnowski Deferred Deferred 01/30/2020 - 3:51pm
Plastic Bag Bill 5671 0410 Carol Hagan McEntee Dominick J. Ruggerio Voted out of Committee Passed Senate - Sent to House 01/30/2020 - 3:58pm
RI Energy Resources Act: Solar Siting 5789 0661 David A. Bennett V. Susan Sosnowski Deferred Passed Senate - Sent to House 01/30/2020 - 3:54pm