Senate Bill #2824 (2018)

AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY -- ADVISORY COMMISSION ON HISTORICAL CEMETERIES

Authorizes the advisory committee on historical cemeteries to revive the program for marking governors' graves. The department of administration would administer the funding for the plaque.

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  • 2018 – S 2824 ======== LC004955 ========
  • S T A T E O F R H O D E I S L A N D
  • 2018 – S 2824 SUBSTITUTE A
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  • LC004955/SUB A
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  • S TATE OF RHODE IS L AND
  • IN GENERAL ASSEMBLY
  • JANUARY SESSION, A.D. 2018
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  • A N A C T
  • RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY – ADVISORY COMMISSION ON HISTORICAL
  • CEMETERIES
  • Introduced By: Senators Felag, Ciccone, Cote, Raptakis, and Jabour
  • Date Introduced: April 12, 2018
  • Referred To: Senate Special Legislation and Veterans Affairs It is enacted by the General Assembly as follows:
  • SECTION 1. Chapter 23-18.3 of the General Laws entitled "Advisory Commission on Historical Cemeteries" is hereby amended by adding thereto the following section:
  • 23-18.3-6. Marking of governors' graves.
  • The commission is authorized and directed to continue the program previously conducted by the Rhode Island graves registration committee of placing a bronze plaque bearing the name and dates of service of each deceased former governor together with the national and state flags on the grave of each such governor. The general assembly shall make an annual appropriation for the support of this program.
  • SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon passage. ======== LC004955 ========
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  • A N A C T
  • RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY – ADVISORY COMMISSION ON HISTORICAL
  • CEMETERIES
  • Introduced By: Senators Felag, Ciccone, Cote, Raptakis, and Jabour
  • Date Introduced: April 12, 2018
  • Referred To: Senate SpecialLegislation and Veterans Affairs
  • It is enacted by the General Assembly as follows:
  • SECTION 1. Chapter 23-18.3 of the General Laws entitled "Advisory Commission on Historical Cemeteries"is hereby amended by adding thereto the following section:
  • 23-18.3-6. Marking of governors' graves.
  • (a) The commission is authorized and directed to continue the program previously conducted by the Rhode Island graves registration committee of placing a bronze plaque bearing the name and dates of service of each deceased former governor together with the national and state flags on the grave of each such governor.
  • (b) It is also authorized by the general assembly that the department of administration shall administer the funding for the plaque.
  • SECTION 2. This act shalltake effect upon passage.
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  • LC004955/SUB A
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  • EXPLANATION
  • BY THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
  • OF
  • A N A C T
  • RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY – ADVISORY COMMISSION ON HISTORICAL
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  • A N A C T RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY – ADVISORY COMMISSION ON HISTORICAL
  • CEMETERIES
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  • This act would authorize the advisory committee on historical cemeteries to revive the program for marking governors' graves.
  • This act would take effect upon passage. ======== LC004955 ========
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  • This act would authorize the advisory committee on historical cemeteries to revive the program for marking governors' graves. The department of administration would administer the funding for the plaque.
  • This act would take effect upon passage. ======== LC004955/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

May 23, 2018 at 5:31pm
Yeas: 34 / Nays: 0 / Not voting: 3 / Recused: 0
Legislator Vote
Sen. Algiere Y
Sen. Archambault Y
Sen. Calkin Y
Sen. Cano Y
Sen. Ciccone NV
Sen. Conley Y
Sen. Cote Y
Sen. Coyne NV
Sen. Crowley Y
Sen. DaPonte Y
Sen. DiPalma Y
Sen. Euer Y
Sen. Felag Y
Sen. Fogarty Y
Sen. Gallo Y
Sen. Gee Y
Sen. Goldin Y
Sen. Goodwin Y
Sen. Jabour Y
Sen. Lombardi Y
Sen. Lombardo Y
Sen. Lynch Prata Y
Sen. McCaffrey Y
Sen. Metts Y
Sen. Miller Y
Sen. Morgan Y
Sen. Nesselbush Y
Sen. Paolino Y
Sen. Pearson Y
Sen. Picard Y
Sen. Quezada Y
Sen. Raptakis NV
Sen. Ruggerio Y
Sen. Satchell Y
Sen. Seveney Y
Sen. Sheehan Y
Sen. Sosnowski Y

Floor vote for PASSAGE IN CONCURRENCE

June 22, 2018 at 4:36pm
Yeas: 69 / Nays: 0 / Not voting: 6 / 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 Y
Rep. Coughlin Y
Rep. Craven Y
Rep. Cunha Y
Rep. Diaz NV
Rep. Donovan Y
Rep. Edwards Y
Rep. Fellela Y
Rep. Filippi Y
Rep. Fogarty Y
Rep. Giarrusso Y
Rep. Handy Y
Rep. Hearn NV
Rep. Hull Y
Rep. Jacquard Y
Rep. Johnston Y
Rep. Kazarian NV
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 NV
Rep. O'Brien NV
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 NV
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