System Maintenance

Due to scheduled maintenance, the Open Meetings, Lobby Registration Desk and Corporate Filing applications and searches will be unavailable on Saturday, July 11, 2020. Thank you for your patience and we apologize for any inconvenience.

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Transparency at the Department of State

In order to be effective, government must be accountable to the people it serves and transparency is paramount to ensuring that accountability.

Rhode Island has the potential necessary to achieve greatness and move forward. Starting with our own operations, the Department of State is working to make sure that government helps create opportunities, instills confidence and invites active participation.

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