R.I. Gen. Laws 30-15-15(b)
License Reciprocity: Disaster Response Worker
When an emergency declaration is in effect, a disaster response worker does not need to comply with Rhode Island licensing requirements to practice.
Immunity from liability -- Compensation for death or injury of disaster response workers
(b) Any requirement for a licensee to practice any professional, mechanical, or other skill shall not apply to any authorized disaster response worker who shall, in the course of performing his or her duties as, practice any professional, mechanical, or other skill during a disaster emergency.