It has eventually happened..
The new law includes automatic expungement of past cannabis convictions — a provision included in my Administration’s original proposal to the General Assembly. I thank @RISpeaker, @SenatorRuggerio, @SenatorMillerRI and Rep. Slater for including it in the final bill. pic.twitter.com/ADRrXnnHI9
— Governor Dan McKee (@GovDanMcKee) May 25, 2022
Here are some of the local media reports
The Providence Journal