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This week at the RI General Assembly: April 15,-April 17, 2014

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Rhode Island’s legislative body, the General Assembly meets for a full session this week, which begins on Tuesday at the 4:00 p.m. and ends on Thursday afternoon.

This week, there are nine House committees and 10 Senate committees that are scheduled to meet throughout the legislative week.

Here is the schedule as of Monday, April 14, 2014 at 4:29 p.m.:

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

House of Representatives

Committees

· Corporations

o Rise of the House in Room 203

· Finance

o Rise of the House in Room 35

· Judiciary

o Rise of the House in Room 101

Senate

Committees

· Commerce

o Rise of the Senate in Room 212

· Finance

o 3:00 p.m. in Room 211

· Health and Human Services

o Rise of the Senate in the Senate Lounge

· Housing and Municipal Government

o Rise of the Senate in Room 310

· Judiciary

o Rise of the Senate in Room 313

o 6:00 p.m. in Room 313

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

House of Representatives

Committees

· Finance

o 2:00 p.m. in Room 35

o Rise of the House in Room 35

· Health, Education and Welfare

o Rise of the House in Room 101

· Judiciary

o Rise of the House in the House Lounge

· Small Business

o Rise of the House in Room 135

Senate

Committees

· Education

o Rise of the Senate in the Senate Lounge

· Environment and Agriculture

o Rise of the Senate in Room 313

· Labor

o Rise of the Senate in Room 212

· Special Legislation and Veterans’ Affairs

o Rise of the Senate in Room 310

Thursday, April 17, 2014

House of Representatives

Committees

· Environment and Natural Resources

o Rise of the House in the House Lounge

· Finance

o Rise of the House in Room 35

· Labor

o 3:30 p.m. in Room 205

· Veterans’ Affairs

o Rise of the House in Room 135

In addition to the committee meetings that are scheduled for this week, there are 16 items listed for consideration on the Senate Consent Calendar. 14 of the items are either appointments or re-appointments to various boards or commissions.

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