The Journal of the Senate has communications, such as Governor's notes to Senate on appointments, gubernatorial vetoes, floor amendments, and bill information, such as which committee the bill was sent to and votes on approval. The Journal of the House of Representatives has communications, gubernatorial vetoes, floor amendments, and bill information, such as which committee the bill was sent to and votes on approval.
How to Understand the Document
The number of the issue is given at the beginning:
The Journal contains information about bills:
About This Resource
- Use the online resources for the Journal back to 1998.
- The numbering system is the respective Journal, Volume, Number. For example, on page two in the Journal of the House of Representatives, Volume 132, No. 74, there is the roll call vote on the override of the Governor's veto of bill 2005 - H 6052 SUB A.
Access to Information
- Search The Rhode Island General Assembly Website From the Search Through dropdown menu, search in the Journals for vote. There is full-text back to 1998.