2018-01-23: Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary
2018-03-02: Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/06/2018)
2018-03-06: Committee recommended measure be held for further study
2018-06-08: Scheduled for consideration (06/12/2018)
2018-06-12: Committee recommends passage
2018-06-13: Placed on Senate Calendar (06/19/2018)
2018-06-19: Senate read and passed
2018-06-20: Referred to House Judiciary
2018-06-20: Scheduled for consideration (06/20/2018)
2018-06-20: Committee recommended measure be held for further study
2018-06-22: Scheduled for consideration (06/23/2018)
2018-06-22: Scheduled for consideration (06/22/2018)
2018-06-23: Senate passed Sub A in concurrence
2018-06-23: Committee recommends passage of Sub A
2018-06-23: Placed on House Calendar (06/23/2018)
2018-06-23: House passed Sub A
2018-06-23: Placed on Senate Calendar (06/23/2018)
2018-07-02: Transmitted to Governor
2018-07-10: Effective without Governor's signature
Changes since original draft
2018 – S 2134
S T A T E O F R H O D E I S L A N D
IN GENERAL ASSEMBLY
JANUARY SESSION, A.D. 2018
A N A C T
RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT – DEPARTMENT OF ATTORNEY
GENERAL – GUN CRIMES REPORT
Introduced By: Senators Archambault, Lynch Prata, McCaffrey, Lombardi, and
Date Introduced: January 23, 2018
Referred To: Senate Judiciary
It is enacted by the General Assembly as follows:
SECTION 1. Chapter 42-9 of the General Laws entitled "Department of Attorney General" is hereby amended by adding thereto the following section:
42-9-12.1. Annual gun crimes law enforcement report.
(a) The attorney general shall annually, on or before June 30, make a report in writing to the general assembly showing the transactions of their office in relation to the enforcement of law with respect to crimes involving a gun during the prior year ending on December 31.
(b) The report shall show for each of the counties of the state the number of non- warranted indictments and information cases with respect to crimes involving a gun pending at the beginning of the year, and the number of warranted indictments and informations cases with respect to crimes involving a gun pending at the beginning of the year, the number of indictments returned and informations filed in such cases during the year, the number of indictments and informations disposed of in such cases during the year:
(1) By jury trial;
(2) By jury waived trial;
(3) Without jury trial on plea of guilty or nolo contendere; and
(4) By a nol pros; and the number of non-warranted and warranted indictments and informations pending at the end of the year.
(c) The report shall also show the number of offenders in such cases punished by sentence or imprisonment, or by the payment of a fine, or by both fine and imprisonment, or by suspended or deferred sentence or probation, with the sentences and fines specified in each instance.
(d) The report shall be subdivided to show the sex of the offenders and the age of the offenders, arranged by decades. The report shall be compiled using statistics provided by the Rhode Island statewide judicial information system.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon passage. ======== LC003739 ========
BY THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
A N A C T RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT – DEPARTMENT OF ATTORNEY
GENERAL – GUN CRIMES REPORT
This act would direct the attorney general to report annually to the general assembly on the incidence and disposition of crimes involving guns.
This act would take effect upon passage. ======== LC003739 ========
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