Environment Council of Rhode Island

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

2021 Bills for Consideration

ECRI board is considering taking positions concerning these bills. Note that clicking on any blue column heading sorts the column alphabetically or numerically.

Legislative Topic Title Add to Agenda? House Bill # Senate Bill # ECRI Member Interest Companion Bills (if any) ECRI Position Updated date
Act on Climate S0078 S0078 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to education -- school waste recycling and refuse disposal S0104 S0104 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to food and drugs -- disposable food service containers S0036 S0036 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to food and drugs -- single-use plastic straws S0155 S0155 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to health and safety -- air quality in schools S0030 S0030 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to health and safety -- balloons S0038 S0038 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to health and safety -- beverage container deposit recycling act of 2021 S0106 S0106 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to health and safety -- beverage container deposit recycling act of 2021 S0220 S0220 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to health and safety -- beverage container deposit recycling act of 2021 S0106 S0106 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to health and safety -- economic and climate resilience act of 2021 S0154 S0154 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to motor and other vehicles - parking facilities and privileges S0173 S0173 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to public utilities and carriers -- nonregulated power producer consumer bill of rights S0025 S0025 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to state affairs and government -- department of administration S0042 S0042 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to state affairs and government -- energy siting S0127 S0127 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to state affairs and government -- environmental justice act S0105 S0105 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to taxation -- sales and use taxes -- liability and computation S0218 S0218 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to towns and cities 02/22/2021 - 10:06pm
An act relating to waters and navigation -- coastal resources management council S0187 S0187 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
An act relating to waters and navigation -- pfas in drinking water, groundwater and surface waters S0107 S0107 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
Extending the reporting and expiration dates of the special senate commission to study the effect and procedures for the reorganization of the rhode island coastal resources management council (crmc) S0072 S0072 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
Relating to public utilities and carriers -- public utilities commission S0026 S0026 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
Resolution extending the reporting and expiration dates of the special senate commission to study the effect and procedures for the reorganization of the rhode island coastal resources management council (CRMC) S0072 S0072 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
Resolution protecting and ensuring farmland preservation S0039 S0039 02/22/2021 - 11:54pm
Climate 2021 Act On Climate Consider Supporting S0078 Audubon Society of RI, Green Energy Consumers Alliance, Clean Water Action, RI Environmental Education Association, Nature Conservancy, (The) S0078, S0078subA 03/02/2021 - 4:27pm
Climate An act relating to waters and navigation -- the ocean state climate adaptation fund S0035 S0035 02/24/2021 - 5:27pm
Other An act relating to state affairs and government -- housing construction S0219 S0219 02/24/2021 - 5:15pm
Pollution An act relating to health and safety - pfas in food packaging S0110 S0110 02/23/2021 - 7:02am
Waste An act relating to health and safety - plastic waste reduction act S0037 S0037 02/25/2021 - 10:52am