Agendas & Meetings

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All Commission meetings are open to the public subject to Rhode Island General Laws, Title 42-46 (Open Meetings Act). All are welcome to attend. Interpreters and Captioning are provided. ​

​All meetings, agendas, and minutes are posted under the RI Secretary of State’s Open Meetings website.  ​

​All meetings are scheduled from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Cafeteria at Rhode Island School for the Deaf (RISD).  For the public who cannot attend the meetings at RISD Cafeteria, you can watch the meetings through CDHH’s Zoom videoconference. ​

Zoom Link: ​

Meeting ID: 239 466 2709 ​

Phone Number: (646) 558-8656 (long-distance charges may apply)​

​Please call the CDHH office 48 hours in advance if additional accommodations are necessary to ensure equal participation.  (401) 256-5511 Voice/VP.​

​The listed meeting dates and locations are subject to change.

Meeting Dates

  • January 18, 2023 (RISD Cafeteria/Zoom) (Agenda) / (No Minutes)​

  • ​February 15, 2023 (RISD Cafeteria/Zoom) (Agenda) / (Minutes)​

  • March 15, 2023 (RISD Cafeteria/Zoom) (Agenda) / (Minutes)​

  • ​May 17, 2023 (RISD Cafeteria/Zoom) (Agenda) / (Minutes)​ 

  • ​June 21, 2023 (RISD Cafeteria/Zoom) (Agenda) / (Minutes)​ 

  • ​July 19, 2023 (RISD Cafeteria/Zoom)) (Agenda) / (No Minutes)​ 

  • ​August 16, 2023 (RISD Cafeteria/Zoom) (Agenda) / (Minutes)​

  • ​September 20, 2023 (RISD Cafeteria/Zoom) (Agenda) / (Minutes)​

  • ​October 18, 2023 (RISD Cafeteria/Zoom) (Agenda) / (Minutes)​

  • ​November 15, 2023 (RISD Cafeteria/Zoom) (Agenda) / (Minutes)​

  • ​December 20, 2023 (RISD Cafeteria/Zoom) (Agenda) / (Minutes)

Search for Open Agendas, Meetings, & Minutes​

Under Access to Public Records in Rhode Island, you have the right to search for information in any and all public meetings in Rhode Island.​

  • find the CDHH Board of Commissioners’ next meeting date, location, agenda, minutes, and contact information​

  • read/review the Recently Filed Meeting Minutes​

  • search for CDHH Board of Commissioners’ past meetings (agendas, minutes, contact information)​

Instructions to Open Search Meetings​​

  1. Visit the RI Department of State home page (click here)
  2. ​To find CDHH Board of Commissioners’ public meetings, Under Public Bodies, type “Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Commission on” then click “Search”. ​

​If you have a specific meeting date range, Under Meeting Date Range, type “From Date” and “To Date.”​

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