Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws 15-3.1-10
- town: may be construed to include city; the words "town council" include city council; the words "town clerk" include city clerk; the words "ward clerk" include clerk of election district; the words "town treasurer" include city treasurer; and the words "town sergeant" include city sergeant. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-9
Requirement of department of health — Civil unions.
The department of health, office of vital statistics shall draft and distribute applications for civil unions to every town and city within the state.