Judiciary Committee

MEETING AGENDA

Friday, April 15, 2011

10:00 AM in Room 2C of the LOB

I. CONVENE MEETING

II. REMARKS BY THE CHAIRS

III. RAISED BILLS FOR REVIEW FOR POSSIBLE JF

1. S.B. No. 960 (RAISED) AN ACT EXEMPTING IMMEDIATE FAMILY MEMBERS OF MURDER AND MANSLAUGHTER VICTIMS FROM THE JURY SUMMONING PROCESS IN CRIMINAL ACTIONS.

2. S.B. No. 1029 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING VICTIM IMPACT STATEMENTS IN CAPITAL MURDER CASES.

3. S.B. No. 1030 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING AN APPEAL OF A DECISION OF A ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS.

4. S.B. No. 1031 (RAISED) AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTY FOR MANSLAUGHTER IN THE SECOND DEGREE WITH A MOTOR VEHICLE.

5. S.B. No. 1034 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR MANSLAUGHTER WHILE OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICATING LIQUOR OR DRUG.

6. S.B. No. 1054 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE DISCLOSURE OF AUTOPSY REPORTS.

7. S.B. No. 1055 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE STANDARDS FOR DETERMINING CUSTODY, CONTROL AND DISPOSITION OF THE BODY OF A DECEASED PERSON.

8. S.B. No. 1056 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONNECTICUT ESTATE TAX AND CODIFYING THE EXTENSION OF TIME FOR MAKING A QUALIFIED DISCLAIMER FOR FEDERAL ESTATE TAX PURPOSES.

9. S.B. No. 1057 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING ADVANCE DIRECTIVES FOR THE DISPOSITION, CUSTODY AND CONTROL OF THE BODY OF A PERSON FOR WHOM A CONSERVATOR OF THE PERSON HAS BEEN APPOINTED.

10. S.B. No. 1074 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING FORECLOSURE WHEN LEGAL TITLE HAS NOT BEEN CONVEYED.

11. S.B. No. 1098 (RAISED) AN ACT REGULATING THE SALE AND POSSESSION OF SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA AND SALVIA DIVINORUM.

12. S.B. No. 1149 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE RECORDING OF TELEPHONIC COMMUNICATIONS.

13. S.B. No. 1163 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING ASSAULT OF A SCHOOL EMPLOYEE.

14. S.B. No. 1165 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF CORPORATIONS, OTHER LEGAL ENTITIES AND THEIR AGENTS.

15. S.B. No. 1207 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING OFFERS OF COMPROMISE.

16. S.B. No. 1212 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING PROTECTIONS FOR RENTERS AFTER THE FORECLOSURE OF A BUILDING IN WHICH THEY ARE LIVING.

17. S.B. No. 1219 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEASING OF JUDICIAL BRANCH FACILITIES.

18. S.B. No. 1227 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE PREVENTION OF URBAN YOUTH DELINQUENCY AND VIOLENCE AND THE CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF PARENTS OR GUARDIANS OF CHILDREN WHO ILLEGALLY POSSESS FIREARMS.

19. S.B. No. 1228 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE ERASURE OF CRIMINAL CHARGES THAT HAVE BEEN NOLLED OR DISMISSED OR FOR WHICH THE DEFENDANT HAS BEEN FOUND NOT GUILTY.

20. S.B. No. 1234 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING NONDISCLOSURE OF RESIDENTIAL ADDRESSES OF CERTAIN PUBLIC OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES.

21. H.B. No. 6426 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE APPOINTMENT OF FAMILY SUPPORT MAGISTRATES.

22. H.B. No. 6439 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING HABEAS CORPUS REFORM.

23. H.B. No. 6476 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING JURISDICTION IN HOMICIDE CASES.

24. H.B. No. 6477 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE UNAUTHORIZED PRACTICE OF LAW BY NOTARIES PUBLIC AND THE OUTSOURCING OF THE DRAFTING, REVIEW OR ANALYSIS OF LEGAL DOCUMENTS.

25. H.B. No. 6539 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING SENTENCE MODIFICATION.

26. H.B. No. 6557 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING LIABILITY FOR THE RECREATIONAL USE OF LANDS.

27. H.B. No. 6564 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING ASSAULT OF LICENSED SECURITY OFFICERS.

28. H.B. No. 6589 (RAISED) AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTIES FOR DRUNKEN DRIVING WHEN A CHILD IS A PASSENGER OR WHEN SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH OF A CHILD RESULTS.

29. H.B. No. 6590 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONNECTICUT BUSINESS CORPORATION ACT.

30. H.B. No. 6605 (RAISED) AN ACT REQUIRING ATTORNEYS TO MAINTAIN PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE.

31. H.B. No. 6615 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF ELECTRONIC DEFENSE WEAPONS.

32. H.B. No. 6616 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE EVIDENTIARY STANDARD FOR PUNITIVE DAMAGE AWARDS.

33. H.B. No. 6621 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING EVICTION PROCEEDINGS WITH RESPECT TO A BREACH OF THE OCCUPANCY LIMIT IN A RENTAL AGREEMENT.

34. H.B. No. 6625 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE VALIDITY OF AN ANNULMENT OR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE.

35. H.B. No. 6636 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING CHILDREN CONVICTED AS DELINQUENT WHO ARE COMMITTED TO THE CUSTODY OF THE COMMISSIONER OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES.

36. H.B. No. 6641 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF CREDIT REPORTS IN EMPLOYMENT DECISIONS.

37. H.B. No. 6643 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING RESIDENCY RESTRICTIONS FOR CERTAIN REGISTERED SEXUAL OFFENDERS.

38. H.B. No. 6645 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE REVISED UNIFORM LAW ON NOTARIAL ACTS.

IV. CLAIMS FOR REVIEW FOR POSSIBLE JF/JFS

1. H.J. No. 34 (COMM) RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE DECISION OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER TO DISMISS THE CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE OF DAVID A. ABRAHAMS.

2. H.J. No. 35 (COMM) RESOLUTION ACCEPTING THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER TO GRANT AN AWARD TO AMERICAN PROFESSIONAL EDUCATIONAL SERVICES ON ITS CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE.

3. H.J. No. 63 (COMM) RESOLUTION ACCEPTING THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER TO GRANT AN AWARD TO HAZMAT IQ, LLC, ON ITS CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE.

4. H.J. No. 65 (COMM) RESOLUTION ACCEPTING THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER TO GRANT AN AWARD TO ICAC TASK FORCE, FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE ON ITS CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE.

5. H.J. No. 66 (COMM) RESOLUTION ACCEPTING THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER TO GRANT AN AWARD TO ICAC TASK FORCE, FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE ON ITS CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE.

6. H.J. No. 67 (COMM) RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE DECISION OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER TO DISMISS THE CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE OF EDWARD A. JAZLOWIECKI.

7. H.J. No. 68 (COMM) RESOLUTION ACCEPTING THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER TO GRANT AN AWARD TO ORV C. KARAN ON HIS CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE.

8. H.J. No. 69 (COMM) RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE DECISION OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER TO DISMISS THE CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE OF JAMES L. KRASOWSKI.

9. H.J. No. 80 (COMM) RESOLUTION ACCEPTING THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER TO GRANT AN AWARD TO ROTO-ROOTER SERVICES COMPANY ON ITS CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE.

10. H.J. No. 81 (COMM) RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE DECISION OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER TO DISMISS THE CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE OF SEMAC ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS.

11. H.J. No. 84 (COMM) RESOLUTION ACCEPTING THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER TO GRANT AN AWARD TO SULLIVAN, SCHOEN, CAMPANE AND CONNON, LLC, ON ITS CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE.

12. H.J. No. 45 (COMM) RESOLUTION GRANTING THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER AN EXTENSION OF TIME TO DISPOSE OF THE CLAIM OF DOUGLAS CURTIS.

V. BILLS REFERRED FROM OTHER COMMITTEES FOR POSSIBLE JF/JFS

1. Substitute for S.B. No. 376 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING DISABILITY COMPENSATION FOR VETERANS. (VA,VA)

2. Substitute for S.B. No. 720 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR CAUSING HARM TO A VULNERABLE USER OF A PUBLIC WAY. (TRA)

3. H.B. No. 5491 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING THE POWERS OF CERTAIN UNITED STATES SECRET SERVICE AGENTS AND OFFICERS. (PS,PS)

4. Substitute for H.B. No. 6268 (COMM) AN ACT IMPOSING A MANDATORY MINIMUM SENTENCE FOR ASSAULT OF PUBLIC SAFETY, EMERGENCY MEDICAL OR PUBLIC TRANSIT PERSONNEL. (PS,PS)

5. Substitute for H.B. No. 6417 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING CONSTABLES WHO PERFORM CRIMINAL LAW ENFORCEMENT DUTIES. (PS)

VI. BILLS REFERRED FROM THE FLOOR FOR POSSIBLE JF/JFS

1. Substitute for H.B. No. 6237 (RAISED) (File No. 53) AN ACT CONCERNING INSURANCE REQUIRED UNDER THE COMMON INTEREST OWNERSHIP ACT. (INS)

VII. ADJOURNMENT