SENATE
List of Bills

S.B. No. 123 (COMM) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT REPEALING THE RISK REDUCTION CREDIT PROGRAM', to repeal the risk reduction credit program.
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S.B. No. 299 (COMM) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING COMMUNICATION AMONG STATE AND LOCAL POLICE DEPARTMENTS DURING ACTIVE SHOOTER INCIDENTS', to provide a means of notifying local police departments of recent or ongoing shooting incidents involving multiple victims so that they may send resources to the affected jurisdiction or increase security at heavily populated locations in their own jurisdictions.
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S.B. No. 650 (COMM) CHILDREN . 'AN ACT CREATING A PARENTS' SUPPORT HOT LINE FOR PARENTS OF CHILDREN EXHIBITING MENTAL OR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH ISSUES', to develop a one-stop support mechanism for parents whose children are exhibiting behavioral health issues.
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S.B. No. 651 (COMM) CHILDREN . 'AN ACT CONCERNING NUTRITION STANDARDS FOR CHILD CARE SETTINGS', to establish certain nutrition standards for child care settings and early education programs.
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S.B. No. 652 (COMM) CHILDREN . 'AN ACT CONCERNING REFERRALS FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES TO THE BIRTH-TO-THREE PROGRAM', to create a pilot program to refer children thirty-six months of age or younger who are the victims of substantiated abuse or neglect to the birth-to-three program.
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S.B. No. 653 (COMM) CHILDREN . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AND OUT-OF-STATE PLACEMENT FOR CHILDREN UNDER THE PURVIEW OF SUCH AGENCY', to evaluate the Department of Children and Families' policy regarding the placement of children outside the state of Connecticut.
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S.B. No. 710 (COMM) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING PERMITS FOR GUN SHOWS', to require the local authority of the town in which a gun show is to take place to issue a permit for such gun show.
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S.B. No. 732 (COMM) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARDS AND THE CHRONICALLY UNEMPLOYED', to study the potential effects of redistricting regional workforce development boards.
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S.B. No. 1056 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS . 'AN ACT STREAMLINING CERTAIN PROCESSES AT THE DEPARTMENT OF CONSTRUCTION SERVICES CONCERNING CONSTRUCTION MANAGER AT-RISK PROJECT DELIVERY CONTRACTS, THE HIRING OF CONSULTANTS AND CONTRACTS FOR THE INSTALLATION OF PREFABRICATED BUILDINGS', to allow the construction manager at-risk to prepare the site prior to the completion of the guaranteed maximum price and to allow such price to be determined in phases, to permit the Department of Construction Services to enter into on-call contracts with consultants for programs involving a single client agency and to permit the department to purchase property and services for prefabricated buildings from persons holding a contract with the federal government without using formal bidding procedures.
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S.B. No. 1057 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS . 'AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE STATE LIBRARIAN CONCERNING E-GOVERNMENT AND THE PRESERVATION, AUTHENTICATION AND MANAGEMENT OF ELECTRONIC RECORDS', to develop and implement a state-wide electronic records management initiative for public records created and maintained by state agencies, municipalities and quasi-public agencies funded by fees from land recordings, to provide for the maintenance of permanent electronic records, to define essential record and to provide for the protection of essential records to ensure the continuity of government operations following a disaster or other emergency.
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S.B. No. 1058 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RETENTION OF UNUSED ABSENTEE BALLOTS', to allow clerks to dispose of unused absentee ballots after ten days after an election, primary or referendum.
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S.B. No. 1059 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING A MODERN METHOD OF FORECLOSURE', to support the Attorney General's settlement with five large mortgage servicers by providing a faster mechanism of short sales and discouraging double-tracking of short sale and foreclosure matters by all mortgage lenders.
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S.B. No. 1060 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE MAINTENANCE OF PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE BY NURSING HOMES, HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCIES AND HOMEMAKER-HOME HEALTH AIDE AGENCIES', to require nursing homes, home health care agencies and homemaker-home health aide agencies to maintain professional liability insurance at certain prescribed levels.
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S.B. No. 1061 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONFIRMING AND ADOPTING VOLUMES 1 TO 13, INCLUSIVE, OF THE GENERAL STATUTES, REVISED TO 2013', to adopt and confirm the general statutes, revised to 2013.
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S.B. No. 1062 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE CONNECTICUT SENTENCING COMMISSION REGARDING THE SENTENCING OF A CHILD CONVICTED OF A FELONY OFFENSE', to enact the recommendations of the Connecticut Sentencing Commission with respect to the sentencing of persons for criminal offenses committed prior to attaining the age of eighteen in order to comply with the recent United States Supreme Court decision in Miller v. Alabama.
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S.B. No. 1063 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE UNIFORM COLLATERAL CONSEQUENCES OF CONVICTION ACT', to adopt the Uniform Collateral Consequences of Conviction Act.
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S.B. No. 1064 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ADMINISTRATION OF MEDICATION IN NURSING HOMES BY CERTAIN NURSE'S AIDES', to allow a registered nurse to delegate the administration of medication to patients in nursing homes to a nurse's aide who is certified in medication administration.
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S.B. No. 1065 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING LICENSED ALCOHOL AND DRUG COUNSELORS', to change a requirement concerning an applicant's eligibility for a license as an alcohol and drug counselor.
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S.B. No. 1066 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING CERTIFICATE OF NEED APPLICATION GUIDELINES AND THE ISSUANCE OF DECISIONS', to require the Office of Health Care Access, when deliberating on a certificate of need application, to consider and make written findings concerning whether the proposed project described in the application is consistent with the goals of federal health care reform and to provide that an application for which the office has not issued a decision within the applicable review period is deemed approved.
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S.B. No. 1067 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROVISION OF CERTAIN SERVICES AT MEDICAL SPAS', to establish requirements for the operation of medical spas.
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S.B. No. 1068 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING CARE COORDINATION FOR CHRONIC DISEASE', to reduce the incidence of chronic disease in the state and improve chronic care coordination.
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S.B. No. 1069 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE JOINT PRACTICE OF PHYSICIAN AND PSYCHOLOGISTS', to redefine "professional corporation" to include corporations that are organized for the purpose of rendering professional services by physicians and psychologists.
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S.B. No. 1070 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING SCHOOL NURSE STAFFING AND ESTABLISHMENT OF A SCHOOL NURSE ADVISORY COUNCIL', to require local and regional boards of education to maintain appropriate school nurse staffing and to establish a school nurse advisory council.
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S.B. No. 1071 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR THE CRIMINAL INJURIES COMPENSATION FUND', to create an additional source of funding for the Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund by collecting a tax from firearm manufacturers and firearm importers for the sale of each firearm manufactured in or imported into the state.
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S.B. No. 1072 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING CHARITABLE GAMES AND THE GAMING POLICY BOARD', to eliminate the Gaming Policy Board and transfer all licensing and regulatory responsibility that previously existed in the Gaming Policy Board to the Department of Consumer Protection; to simplify the process for issuing permits for charitable gaming by reducing the number of permits available and creating a new permit that allows the permittee to hold, over the course of one year, an unlimited number of single-day bazaars during special events; and to update the cost for each class of charitable gaming permit.
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S.B. No. 1073 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING MINOR AND TECHNICAL CHANGES TO PUBLIC SAFETY STATUTES', to make minor and technical changes to various statutes concerning emergency services and public safety.
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S.B. No. 1074 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING WORKERS' COMPENSATION AND LIABILITY FOR HOSPITAL SERVICES', to make certain changes regarding employer liability for hospital services.
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S.B. No. 1075 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING CONSTRUCTION SERVICES AND THE REPORTING OF NONWAGE PAYMENTS', to require a construction services business to report nonwage payments made to another construction services business to the Commissioner of Revenue Services.
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S.B. No. 1076 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REDUCTION OF GUN VIOLENCE', to enact various initiatives to reduce gun violence in this state including expanding the definition of assault weapon, requiring a rifle permit for the purchase of a long gun, requiring registration of firearms, establishing a gun offender registry, regulating the sale of ammunition and eliminating the bulk purchase of firearms.
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