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legislation (legal concepts)

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Declarations that have the force of authority by virtue of their passing or enactment by an official organ of a state or other governing body, such as laws, regulations, fund allocations, and international treaties.

Found in 87 Collections and/or Records:

27th Rhode Island Model Legislature, 1974

 Item — Folder 2 27th Rhode Island Model Legislature 1974
Identifier: 1995-30

Acts and Resolves transcription

 Item — Volume Acts and Resolves transcription, 1647-1684
Identifier: C#00125
Abstract

Single volume contains a transcription of the acts passed by the General Assembly during the colonial period. Subjects vary.

Dates: 1647-1684

Affidavits, 1999

 Sub-Series
Identifier: 1999-05; 2001-09; 2007-02
Abstract

Includes affidavits/releases to make payments on the claim (some are original and signed, others are copies).

Dates: 1999

Black Rhode Islanders Collection, 1652-1885

 Digital Collection
Identifier: DO 448
Dates: 1652-1885

Child Care Commission, 2012-2014

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series:

The records include meeting files (meeting minutes, agendas, notices, correspondence, testimony, supporting records, audio tapes and audio DVDs), membership lists, retreat information, copies of proposed legislation, and correspondence made and received by the commission clerk.

Dates: 2012-2014

Claimant Files, 1993-1999

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1999-05; 2001-09; 2007-02
Abstract

Includes Claimant files arranged by bill number or alphabetically by claimant’s name. Claimants’ files include correspondence, color photographs (some Polaroid), estimates of damage, police reports, and other paperwork and forms JCAC form Report of Loss) required for consideration of claim.

Dates: 1993-1999

Committee on Reapportionment, 2001-2002

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 2001-2002

Committee on the Militia, 1861-1865

 Sub-Series — Folder Committee on the militia records, 1861-1865
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 1861-1865

Draft legislation (Proposed)

 Series — Box Draft legislation (Proposed), 1807-1821
Identifier: 1636-1636

Engrossed Acts

 Series — Folder Engrossed Acts (General Assembly), 1856-1857 (C#00055)
Identifier: C#00055
Abstract

Engrossed acts for the period 1856-7 (hand written in most cases).

Dates: 1856-1857

Failed Legislation

 Digital Record
Identifier: DO 182
Dates: Event: 1728-2012

Failed Legislation/Bills Not Passed

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00127-2006-51-2021-04
Abstract

Legislation remaining in commitee, held for further study, tabled or failed passage

Dates: 1826-1867, 1945-1948, 1961-1980, 2007-2008, 2011-2012, 2019

General Assembly Dockets and Lists, 1820-1884

 File — Folder Senate Docket (1884) and Senate List of Members (1860), folder 9
Identifier: 1636-255
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Records received or reviewed during legislative sessions as submitted by members of the general assembly, federal, state or local officials, agencies & departments, civil, business or religious groups, private citizens or foreign governments. Includes proposed acts & resolutions, petition requests, memorials, annual reports of boards and commissions, official correspondence and communications received, committee appointments, transcripts of testimony, accounts & expenditures,...
Dates: Majority of material found in 1820-1884

General Assembly Legislation as Introduced

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1995-186-2021-15
Scope and Contents

Annual numerical sequence of bills submitted by both houses of the Rhode Island legislature (text only). No supporting documentation, annotations or committee stamps.

Dates: 1899-2002

General Laws and Public Statutes Annotated, 1857-1956

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00579
Scope and Contents From the Series: Public law & general statute codifications (1719 - 1956) & contemporary publications of General Assembly session proceedings (1764+) detailing enactments of the legislature as found in manuscript series Rhode Island Colony Records; Acts & Resolutions & Private Acts / Charters. Latter initially bound as “schedules." with subsequent volumes containing reports submitted by various boards, commissions & government agencies as mandated. Commencing in the late 19th century...
Dates: 1857-1956

Governor's vetoed legislation

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00881-2020-06
Scope and Contents

Record of disapproved legislation as passed by both houses of the General Assembly & transmitted to the governor for signature. May include attached committee roll call votes, substitutions & floor amendments as well as messages by governor respective.

Dates: 1950-2019

House Committees, 1975-2020

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 1975-2020

House Constituent Services, 2007-2010

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 2007-2010

House Corporations, 1980-2020

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 1980-2020

House Environment and Natural Resources, 1979-2020

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 1979-2020

House Finance, 1975-2020

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 1975-2020

House Government Operations, 1984

 Sub-Series — Folder House Committee on Government Operations (H-9098-9176), 1984
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 1984

House Health, Education and Welfare, 1983-2020

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 1983-2020

House Judiciary, 1975-2020

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 1975-2020

House Labor, 1980-2020

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 1980-2020

House Municipal Government, 2007-2020

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 2007-2020

House Oversight, 2004-2020

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 2004-2020

House Rules, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015-2018

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015-2018

House Separation of Powers, 2003-2009

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: Committee records and failed legislation as transferred from established committees (Judiciary, Corporations, Labor, Health Education and Welfare, etc.) for the prior two (2) year legislative session.May contain supporting documentation respective of votes taken, amendments made, witness sheets & testimony, fiscal notes, reports pertinent, daily action sheets, etc. Series primarily arranged by committee & House or Senate bill designation; more recent/correlating files also by...
Dates: 2003-2009