SENATE
List of Bills

S.B. No. 63 (COMM) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING GRANTS FROM THE BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH TRUST FUND FOR STROKE RESEARCH', to provide funding through the Biomedical Research Trust Fund to researchers investigating stroke.
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S.B. No. 441 (COMM) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT . 'AN ACT REQUIRING INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION TO REPORT INSTANCES OF CHILD ABUSE', to require employees of institutions of higher education to report child abuse.
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S.B. No. 465 (COMM) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT REQUIRING NEWBORN SCREENING FOR ADRENOLEUKODYSTROPHY', to require that newborns be screened for adrenoleukodystrophy.
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S.B. No. 867 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING FACULTY REPRESENTATION ON THE BOARD OF REGENTS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION', to ensure faculty representation on the Board of Regents for Higher Education.
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S.B. No. 868 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT . 'AN ACT TARGETING STATE FINANCIAL AID TO SUPPORT TECHNICAL TRAINING', to target state financial aid to support technical training that prepares students in higher education for careers in job shortage areas in Connecticut.
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S.B. No. 869 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE STUDENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO THE BOARD OF REGENTS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION', to change the makeup of the student advisory committee by making the chairperson and vice-chairperson cochairpersons and adding Charter Oak State College as an alternate school for one of the cochairpersons and require the committee to report to the joint standing committees of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating to higher education and appropriations regarding its work.
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S.B. No. 870 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING VICTIM COMPENSATION', to update, revise and conform provisions concerning victims compensation and services coordinated through the Office of Victim Services.
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S.B. No. 871 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO VARIOUS STATUTES CONCERNING THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM', to: (1) Revise the procedure for the forfeiture of property seized as a result of a lawful arrest or search; (2) increase the penalties for certain "peeping Tom" violations, including subsequent offenses and those involving children and clarify the statute of limitations regarding certain voyeurism offenses; (3) eliminate a notice requirement concerning DNA evidence; (4) provide that probation officers may set bail in the course of serving arrest warrants for violation of probation; and (5) conform the offense of harassment in the first degree with recently enacted changes to harassment in the second degree in order to update references to communications made or received rather than telephone calls made or received.
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S.B. No. 872 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF INDOOR TANNING DEVICES BY PERSONS UNDER EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE'
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S.B. No. 873 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING COLON HYDROTHERAPY SERVICES', to give the public notice of persons who are certified by the National Board for Colon Hydrotherapy to provide colon hydrotherapy services.
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S.B. No. 874 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING VARIOUS REVISIONS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES' STATUTES', to make a technical change to the statute establishing the Camp Harkness Advisory Committee, to change term limits and appointments to the Birth-to-Three Interagency Coordinating Council, and to establish the Autism Spectrum Disorder Advisory Council.
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S.B. No. 875 (RAISED) EDUCATION . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DONATION OF EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES TO PUBLIC SCHOOLS', to indemnify any person who makes a donation of equipment or supplies to a local or regional board of education.
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S.B. No. 876 (RAISED) EDUCATION . 'AN ACT CONCERNING AUTHORIZATION OF STATE GRANT COMMITMENTS FOR SCHOOL BUILDING PROJECTS AND A STUDY OF ROOF PITCH REQUIREMENTS ON SCHOOL BUILDINGS', to authorize state grant commitments for school building projects and to require the Department of Construction Services to conduct a study of roof pitch requirements for school buildings.
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S.B. No. 877 (RAISED) EDUCATION . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ENTRANCE AGE FOR WHEN A CHILD MAY ENTER KINDERGARTEN', to phase in the cut-off date for when a child must turn five years of age in order to enroll in kindergarten for such school year, to limit the circumstances in which a parent may withhold enrolling their child in kindergarten until the child is seven years old and to require the Commissioner of Education to develop a plan for children who cannot enter kindergarten due to changes in the entrance age requirement to attend school readiness programs.
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S.B. No. 878 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT . 'AN ACT MAKING CLARIFYING CHANGES TO THE HIGHER EDUCATION STATUTES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REORGANIZATION OF THE HIGHER EDUCATION SYSTEM', to make clarifying changes to the higher education statutes in accordance with the higher education reorganization.
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