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H 7200 - Establishes Budget for Fiscal Year 2018-2019 - Rhode Island Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Establishes Budget for Fiscal Year 2018-2019

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (34-2) - (Key vote)
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Title: Establishes Budget for Fiscal Year 2018-2019

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that establishes a budget for fiscal year 2018-2019.

Highlights:

 

  • Authorizes pay raises for state employees and others in state-subsidized industries (Article 10, Sec. 1).

  • Authorizes the state to reimburse 50 percent of the cost of salaries and benefits for  security resource officers in schools (Article 9, Sec. 2).

  • Requires some of the funds that were originally allocated to child-care assistance for college students and raising the state’s earned income tax credit to instead go towards expanding the state’s film tax credit program (Article 3, Sec. 12).

  • Requires 51 percent of the revenue from sports gambling to go to the state, while the rest be allocated to the casinos (Article 4, Sec. 2).

  • Appropriates nearly $272 million to services for individuals with developmental disabilities (Article 1, Sec. 1).

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (61-12) - (Key vote)
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Title: Establishes Budget for Fiscal Year 2018-2019

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that establishes a budget for fiscal year 2018-2019.

Highlights:

 

  • Authorizes pay raises for state employees and others in state-subsidized industries (Article 10, Sec. 1).

  • Authorizes the state to reimburse 50 percent of the cost of salaries and benefits for  security resource officers in schools (Article 9, Sec. 2).

  • Requires some of the funds that were originally allocated to child-care assistance for college students and raising the state’s earned income tax credit to instead go towards expanding the state’s film tax credit program (Article 3, Sec. 12).

  • Requires 51 percent of the revenue from sports gambling to go to the state, while the rest be allocated to the casinos (Article 4, Sec. 2).

  • Appropriates nearly $272 million to services for individuals with developmental disabilities (Article 1, Sec. 1).

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Establishes Budget for Fiscal Year 2018-2019

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