Environment Council of Rhode Island

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Water Authority Bill

General Bill Info

Legislative Topic: 
Water
Bill Year: 
2017
Brief Bill Description: 

This act would establish the Rhode Island cooperative water authority. The authority would have the power to acquire, lease, manage, sell, and otherwise deal with land and water supply systems. The authority would be authorized to issue bonds and notes in furtherance of its mission.

Legislative Activity Type: 
Bill

ECRI Position

ECRI Pro/Con: 
Oppose
Leg Agenda/Priority: 
Legislative Priority