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General Assembly



February Session, 2008

LCO No. 6188



Offered by:


SEN. KISSEL, 7th Dist.


To: Subst. House Bill No. 5825

File No. 494

Cal. No. 433

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. (Effective from passage) Notwithstanding the provisions of subdivision (26) of section 10-183b of the 2008 supplement to the general statutes concerning the requirement that a teacher hold a certificate for the position in which he is employed, any teacher who was previously certified by the State of New York in elementary education and secondary English and was issued by the Connecticut State Board of Education a nonrenewable, interim certificate with effective dates of July 1, 1993, through August 31, 1994, for elementary education and secondary English and who possessed only a valid elementary education certificate from July 1, 1994, through December 1, 2003, and was notified that he is not properly certified for the position in which he is employed or has been employed, such teacher shall receive no further credit in the teachers' retirement system for employment in such position until the teacher becomes properly certified for such position. The Teachers' Retirement Board shall not rescind any credited service to such teacher employed between the dates of July 1, 1993, and December 1, 2003, and shall restore any such credit to such teacher if rescinded prior to the effective date of this section. "