or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Key Votes

S 2009 - Expansion of Video Lottery Facility Hours - Key Vote

Rhode Island Key Votes

Stages

Family

Issues

Stage Details

Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (28-6) - (Key vote)

Title: Expansion of Video Lottery Facility Hours

Highlights:
-Extends the normal hours of the Twin River and Newport Grand facilities until 3A.M. -States that the extended hours set forth in this bill expire on June 30, 2009. -Increases the revenue received by the city of Newport from the Newport Grand facility to 1.2% from 1.01% for each week operated under the extended hours. -Increases the revenue received by the town of Lincoln from the Lincoln Park facility to 1.45% from 1.26% for each week operated under the extended hours. -Allocates up to $14.1 million of additional revenue from the extended hours to the school fund to aid local education authorities.
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Expansion of Video Lottery Facility Hours

Sponsors

Back to top