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Rhode Island State House Monday, February 08, 2021

All the video from the Rhode Island State House for Monday, February 8, 2021.

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Monday February 8, 2021

4PM Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce – Legislative Priorities

5PM House Committee on Special Legislation

  • H5252 AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES — REGISTRATION OF VEHICLES (Creates a special motor vehicle registration plate for The Rose Island Lighthouse Foundation, Inc.)
  • H5253 AN ACT RELATING TO SOLEMNIZATION OF MARRIAGES {LC870/1} (Allows the Honorable Justice James D. Gleason to join Julia C. Scott and Brandon T. Elliano in marriage on or about August 28, 2021, within the City of Newport, Rhode Island.)
  • H5254 AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES — REGISTRATION OF VEHICLES (Authorizes administrator DMV to issue special license plates to Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse.)
  • H5325 AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES – REGISTRATION OF VEHICLES (Permits Dyslexia Advocacy Rhode Island plates to be issued for passenger or commercial vehicles. A minimum of six hundred (600) preordered plates would be required.)

6PM House Committee on Corporations

Scheduled for Consideration:

  • H5049 AN ACT RELATING TO VACATE THE FORFEITURE OR REVOCATION OF THE CHARTER OF LODIE BRIEN AGENCY, INC. Passed
  • H5050 AN ACT TO VACATE THE FORFEITURE OR REVOCATION OF THE CHARTER OF SHERWOOD CONDOMINIUM, INC. Passed
  • H5105 AN ACT RELATING TO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES – RETAIL LICENSES (Authorizes a holder of a Class B license to sell alcoholic beverages with take-out food orders with a sunset on 12/31/2022.)Postponed pending Sub A.
  • S0070 AN ACT TO VACATE THE FORFEITURE OR REVOCATION OF THE CHARTER OF MIGRANT, LLC Passed

Scheduled for Hearing and/or Consideration:

  • H5056 AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS — PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION (Requires an electric utility company to bury power lines in the event of a residential power outage lasting ninety-six (96) consecutive hours or more, unless the outage was caused by the resident.)
  • H5057 AN ACT RELATING TO BUSINESSES AND PROFESSIONS — MILITARY SPOUSE LICENSURE (Provides issuance of occupational licenses for military members and spouses stationed in Rhode Island.)
  • Written testimony:
  • S0081 AN ACT TO VACATE THE FORFEITURE OR REVOCATION OF THE CHARTER OF PET CONNECTION, LLC

6PM Senate Committe on Rules, Government and Government Ethics and Oversight

Agenda:

  1. Comments
    • Chair Louis DiPalma
  2. Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training – Overview of the ongoing episodes of unemployment insurance fraud during the pandemic
    • Scott Jensen, Director, Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training

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