2021 Legislative Agenda
One of the key benefits of being a member of one of Rhode Island’s largest trade organizations is that your voice will be heard – from lobbying to grassroots advocacy, RI REALTORS® works diligently with area legislative bodies on the promotion of REALTOR® public policy and the protection of homeownership rights. Below are a some of the issues that we are working on.
This legislation imposes a moratorium on non-essential evictions/mortgage foreclosures during a state of emergency declared by the governor relating to residential property and establishes an eviction diversion program to resolve landlord-tenant eviction disputes.
Remote Online Notarization
This legislation would allow the continuance of remote online notarization (RON) following the expiration of the executive emergency order currently in effect and requires a certificate of any notarial act.