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Records Relating to Acts & Resolutions Passed | State Archives Catalog

Manuscript original acts & resolutions passed by the General Assembly with session / committee stamps, signatures & annotations.  Arranged chronologically by chapter or numerical designation.  More recent bills may include attached committee roll call votes, previous drafts, substitutions made, fiscal notes, floor amendments or other supporting documentation. C#00210

Dates:  1728 – on going

Other Names: Public Laws

Extent: 467 volumes, 82 record cartons, 63 Hollinger boxes; 350 cubic feet

Types of Materials: hand written manuscripts / typescript / abstracts

Finding Aids: index (3 x 5 card file), volumes 1 through 8, 1728 – 1762; aggregate legislative index compilations 1758 – 1899; annual abstracts 1745 – 2010; bill / chapter / subject listings, 1997 – 2010 (10 Hollinger boxes) 5.0 cubic feet

Related Sources:

C#0210 - Private Acts / Charters

C#0204 - Rhode Island Colony Records

C#0244 & C#0245 - Journals of House & Senate

General Assembly - Legislation as Introduced


Records filed under "Acts & Resolutions Passed"




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