House Bill #8029 (2018)

AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES -- RHODE ISLAND UNIFORM COMMERCIAL DRIVER'S LICENSE ACT -- APPLICATION, EXAMINATION AND ISSUANCE

Eliminates the requirement that a renewal applicant, whose commercial driver's license has expired for more than one year, take examinations.

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  • 2018 – H 8029
  • 2018 – H 8029 SUBSTITUTE A
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  • S TATE OF RHODE IS L AND
  • S TATE OF RHODE IS L AND
  • IN GENERAL ASSEMBLY
  • JANUARY SESSION, A.D. 2018
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  • A N A C T
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  • A N A C T
  • RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES – RHODE ISLAND UNIFORM
  • COMMERCIAL DRIVER'S LICENSE ACT – APPLICATION, EXAMINATION AND
  • ISSUANCE
  • ISSUANCE
  • Introduced By: Representatives Phillips, Solomon, Casey, Filippi, and Newberry
  • Date Introduced: March 30, 2018
  • Referred To: House Corporations
  • It is enacted by the GeneralAssembly as follows:
  • SECTION 1. Section 31-10.3-24 of the GeneralLaws in Chapter 31-10.3 entitled "Rhode Island Uniform Commercial Driver's License Act"is hereby amended to read as follows:
  • 31-10.3-24. Renewals.
  • (a) Every commercial license shall be renewable on or as early as forty-five (45) days before its expiration upon application, payment of all required fees, and satisfactory completion of any examination required by federalor state law or regulation.
  • (b) Any applicant for renewal of a commercial license, whose license has expired, been suspended, revoked, cancelled, or otherwise withdrawn in excess of one year, shallbe required to successfully complete all appropriate examinations, which shall include all tests required upon the original application.
  • SECTION 2. This act shalltake effect upon passage.
  • SECTION 2. This act shalltake effect on January 1, 2019.
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  • EXPLANATION
  • BY THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
  • OF
  • A N A C T
  • RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES – RHODE ISLAND UNIFORM
  • COMMERCIAL DRIVER'S LICENSE ACT – APPLICATION, EXAMINATION AND
  • ISSUANCE
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  • This act would eliminate the requirement that a renewal applicant, whose commercial driver's license has expired for more than one year, take examinations.
  • This act would take effect upon passage. ======== LC005357 ========
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  • This act would take effect on January 1, 2019. ======== LC005357/SUB A ========
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Votes

NOTE: Electronic voting records are unofficial and may not be accurate. For an official vote tally, check the House or Senate Journal from the day of the vote.

Floor vote for PASSAGE

June 13, 2018 at 4:39pm
Yeas: 73 / Nays: 0 / Not voting: 2 / Recused: 0
Legislator Vote
Rep. Abney Y
Rep. Ackerman Y
Rep. Ajello Y
Rep. Almeida Y
Rep. Amore Y
Rep. Azzinaro Y
Rep. Barros Y
Rep. Bennett Y
Rep. Blazejewski Y
Rep. Canario Y
Rep. Carson Y
Rep. Casey Y
Rep. Casimiro Y
Rep. Chippendale Y
Rep. Corvese Y
Rep. Costantino NV
Rep. Coughlin Y
Rep. Craven Y
Rep. Cunha NV
Rep. Diaz Y
Rep. Donovan Y
Rep. Edwards Y
Rep. Fellela Y
Rep. Filippi Y
Rep. Fogarty Y
Rep. Giarrusso Y
Rep. Handy Y
Rep. Hearn Y
Rep. Hull Y
Rep. Jacquard Y
Rep. Johnston Y
Rep. Kazarian Y
Rep. Keable Y
Rep. Kennedy Y
Rep. Knight Y
Rep. Lancia Y
Rep. Lima Y
Rep. Lombardi Y
Rep. Maldonado Y
Rep. Marshall Y
Rep. Marszalkowski Y
Rep. Mattiello Y
Rep. McEntee Y
Rep. McKiernan Y
Rep. McLaughlin Y
Rep. McNamara Y
Rep. Mendonca Y
Rep. Messier Y
Rep. Morgan Y
Rep. Morin Y
Rep. Nardolillo Y
Rep. Newberry Y
Rep. Nunes Y
Rep. O'Brien Y
Rep. O'Grady Y
Rep. Perez Y
Rep. Phillips Y
Rep. Price Y
Rep. Quattrocchi Y
Rep. Ranglin-Vassell Y
Rep. Regunberg Y
Rep. Roberts Y
Rep. Ruggiero Y
Rep. Serpa Y
Rep. Shanley Y
Rep. Shekarchi Y
Rep. Slater Y
Rep. Solomon Y
Rep. Tanzi Y
Rep. Tobon Y
Rep. Ucci Y
Rep. Vella-Wilkinson Y
Rep. Walsh Y
Rep. Williams Y
Rep. Winfield Y

Floor vote for Passage In Concurrence

June 23, 2018 at 9:45pm
Yeas: 25 / Nays: 0 / Not voting: 12 / Recused: 0
Legislator Vote
Sen. Algiere NV
Sen. Archambault Y
Sen. Calkin Y
Sen. Cano Y
Sen. Ciccone Y
Sen. Conley NV
Sen. Cote NV
Sen. Coyne NV
Sen. Crowley Y
Sen. DaPonte NV
Sen. DiPalma Y
Sen. Euer Y
Sen. Felag NV
Sen. Fogarty NV
Sen. Gallo Y
Sen. Gee NV
Sen. Goldin Y
Sen. Goodwin Y
Sen. Jabour Y
Sen. Lombardi NV
Sen. Lombardo Y
Sen. Lynch Prata Y
Sen. McCaffrey Y
Sen. Metts Y
Sen. Miller Y
Sen. Morgan NV
Sen. Nesselbush NV
Sen. Paolino Y
Sen. Pearson Y
Sen. Picard Y
Sen. Quezada Y
Sen. Raptakis Y
Sen. Ruggerio Y
Sen. Satchell NV
Sen. Seveney Y
Sen. Sheehan Y
Sen. Sosnowski Y