Environment Council of Rhode Island

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House Bill # Senate Bill # Title Pro-Con-Neutral-Watch Leg Agenda/Prioritysort descending Trafton Number Current House Bill Status Current Senate Bill Status
7438 2044 No PFAS in Food Packaging Support Legislative Agenda 202232 Signed Signed
8055 Defines high tide line re public access Support Legislative Agenda 202245 Passed House - Sent to Senate
7788 2866 Mercury reduction (no CFLs, etc.) Support Legislative Agenda 202237 Passed Introduced
7278 2700 Green Buildings Act Expansion Support Legislative Agenda 202225 Signed Signed
8112 Bond Request for Transit Improvement Support Legislative Agenda 202218 Held For Further Study
7279 2296 Extended Producer Responsibility for Packaging Support Legislative Agenda 202238 Held For Further Study Held for further study
8113 Bond Request for Bicycle Mobility Support Legislative Agenda 202219 Held For Further Study
7233 2298 PFAS – Water Standards & Testing Support Legislative Agenda 202231 Signed Signed
8179 Funds DeM AoC Outreach and Engagement Support Legislative Agenda 202214 Held For Further Study
7234 2447 PFAS – Industrial Property Remediation & Reuse Support Legislative Agenda 202234 Held For Further Study Held for further study
8180 Funds DEM AoC Public Education and PR Support Legislative Agenda 202215 Held For Further Study
7333 2301 Net Metering – Prior Use & Credits Support Legislative Agenda 202208 Held For Further Study Held for further study
8181 Funds DEM AoC Climate Dashboard Support Legislative Agenda 202216 Held For Further Study
7126 Solar Panel Fee Oppose Legislative Agenda 202213 Held For Further Study
7439 2651 Prohibits Canned Hunting (Slater) Support Legislative Agenda 202246 Held For Further Study Held for further study
7336 2179 EFSA Requires GHG Consideration Support Legislative Agenda 202207 Held For Further Study Held for further study
2392 Energy Facility Siting Act (Revises EFSA and EFSB) Oppose Legislative Agenda 202212 Held for further study
7374 All-Electric Building Act Support Legislative Agenda 202224 Held For Further Study
7413 Prohibits Waste in Construction Fill Support Legislative Agenda 202243 Held For Further Study
7378 2300 Bottle Deposit Required .10 + .04 Support Legislative Agenda 202239 Held For Further Study Held for further study
7125 2596 Green School Building Referendum Support Legislative Agenda 202217 Held For Further Study Passed
7436 2449 Comprehensive PFAS Ban Act 2022 Support Legislative Agenda 202233 Held For Further Study Held for further study
7530 2182 LIHEAP With Tiered Enhancement Support Legislative Agenda 202228 Held For Further Study Held for further study
2293 Ocean State Climate And Resilience (OSCAR) Petroleum Fund Support Legislative Agenda 202247 Held for further study
7653 2448 Electric Transportation Act Support Legislative Agenda 202220 Held For Further Study Held for further study
7611 3043 EC4 EJ Advisory Board Support Legislative Agenda 202227 Signed Signed
7755 2585 Clean Energy Workforce Commission Support Legislative Agenda 202229 Held For Further Study Passed
7971 2583 Affordable Clean Energy Act Support Legislative Agenda 202206 Signed Signed
2687 Stops Incentivizing Gas Hookups Support Legislative Agenda 202210 Held for further study
7063 2050 Polystyrene Foam Ban Support Legislative Agenda 202240 Held For Further Study Held for further study
7850 Green Buildings Act #2 Support Legislative Agenda 202226 Held For Further Study
7064 2140 Nip Ban Support Legislative Agenda 202242 Held For Further Study Introduced
7851 Greenhouse Gas Pollution Standards Support Legislative Agenda 202223 Held For Further Study
7065 2446 Plastic Checkout Bag Ban Support Legislative Agenda 202241 Signed Signed
7600 2737 Gas distribution revenue decoupling Support Legislative Agenda 202209 Held For Further Study Passed Senate - Sent to House
7448 2015 Free RIPTA Support Legislative Agenda 202222 Held For Further Study Passed
8074 2740 Labor standards in renewable energy projects Support Legislative Agenda 202230 Signed Passed Senate - Sent to House
7112 2209 Parking Facilities - EV Charging Stations Support Legislative Agenda 202221 Held For Further Study Held for further study
8153 2765 Lead Poisoning Prevention Act Support Legislative Agenda 202236 Held For Further Study Passed Senate - Sent to House
7129 2299 Restricting Neonicotinoids Support Legislative Agenda 202235 Signed Signed
8037 Public Use of Private Lands Support Legislative Agenda 202244 Held For Further Study
7275 2039 Climate Literacy Act Support Legislative Agenda 202211 Held For Further Study Held for further study
8089 2788 "advanced recycling" = refuse disposal Oppose Legislative Priority 202205 Introduced Passed Senate - Sent to House
8036 2087 The Environmental Justice Act Support Legislative Priority 202204 Held For Further Study Passed Senate - Sent to House
7277 2274 100% Renewable Electricity by 2030 Support Legislative Priority 202201 Signed Signed
7123 State Budget 2023 Support Legislative Priority 202202 Signed
7531 Solar on developed sites and schools Support Legislative Priority 202203 Held For Further Study