SB 2281

  • Rhode Island Senate Bill
  • 2024 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Feb 12, 2024
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

An Act Relating To Libraries -- State Aid To Libraries -- Freedom To Read


Encourages and protects the freedom of public libraries to acquire materials without limitations and prohibits materials being removed from public libraries due to partisan or doctrinal disapproval.

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May 17, 2024

Rhode Island General Assembly

05/17/2024 Scheduled for consideration (05/23/2024)

Apr 10, 2024

Rhode Island General Assembly

04/10/2024 Committee recommended measure be held for further study

Apr 05, 2024

Rhode Island General Assembly

04/05/2024 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/10/2024)

Feb 12, 2024


02/12/2024 Introduced, referred to Senate Education

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