Rhode Island General Laws Title 7. Corporations, Associations, and Partnerships § 7-13-48. Applicable law

Subject to the constitution of this state:

(1) The laws of the state under which a foreign limited partnership is organized govern its organization and internal affairs and the liability of its limited partners, except as to foreign limited liability partnerships, which shall be treated as if they were foreign limited partnerships;

(2) A foreign limited partnership may not be denied registration by reason of any difference between those laws and the laws of this state;  and

(3) A certificate of registration does not authorize a foreign limited partnership to engage in any business or exercise any power that a limited partnership may not engage in or exercise in this state.

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