On July 2, 2018, Governor Raimondo signed Senate Bill 2228. The new law expands the definition of smoking in the state’s Public Health and Workplace Safety Act to include electronic smoking devices, electronic nicotine delivery system products and other products that rely on vaporization or aerosolization.
Employment and Labor Laws
July 2 – Gov. Raimondo signed a law including electronic smoking devices with the definition of smoking for purposes of workplace smoking prohibitions
The new law became effective when it was signed.
June 28 – Gov. Raimondo signed a law clarifying regarding electronic paystubs
The new law becomes effective on June 28, 2018.