Connecticut Seal

General Assembly

File No. 244

    February Session, 2010

Substitute Senate Bill No. 207

Senate, April 1, 2010

The Committee on Environment reported through SEN. MEYER of the 12th Dist., Chairperson of the Committee on the part of the Senate, that the substitute bill ought to pass.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

July 1, 2011

26-27b

Sec. 2

from passage

26-28

Sec. 3

from passage

26-37

Sec. 4

from passage

26-39

Sec. 5

from passage

26-40

Sec. 6

from passage

26-42

Sec. 7

from passage

26-45

Sec. 8

from passage

26-48

Sec. 9

from passage

26-48a

Sec. 10

from passage

26-49(b)

Sec. 11

from passage

26-51

Sec. 12

from passage

26-52

Sec. 13

from passage

26-58

Sec. 14

from passage

26-60

Sec. 15

from passage

26-86a

Sec. 16

from passage

26-86c

Sec. 17

from passage

14-100a(c)

Sec. 18

from passage

14-13

Sec. 19

from passage

14-17

Sec. 20

from passage

14-26

Sec. 21

from passage

14-36a

Sec. 22

from passage

14-40a

Sec. 23

from passage

14-66c

Sec. 24

from passage

14-81

Sec. 25

from passage

14-145

Sec. 26

from passage

14-164c

Sec. 27

from passage

14-223

Sec. 28

from passage

14-285

Sec. 29

from passage

51-164m(a)

Sec. 30

from passage

New section

Sec. 31

from passage

23-16

Sec. 32

from passage

26-35

Sec. 33

from passage

23-26

Sec. 34

July 1, 2010

26-15

Sec. 35

July 1, 2010

26-15a(a)

Sec. 36

July 1, 2010

New section

Sec. 37

July 1, 2010

26-27c

Sec. 38

July 1, 2010

26-27d

Sec. 39

January 1, 2011

New section

Sec. 40

July 1, 2010

Repealer section

ENV

Joint Favorable Subst.

 

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 11 $

FY 12 $

Department of Environmental Protection

GF - Revenue Loss

6,620,227

6,620,227

Department of Motor Vehicles

GF; TF - Revenue Gain

4,225,000

4,225,000

License

Current Fee ($)

Proposed Fee ($)

Resident firearms hunting

28

18

Resident fishing

40

25

One-day resident marine fishing

15

5

Resident all-waters fishing

50

32

Resident combination (inland waters fishing and firearms hunting)

56

35

Resident combination (marine water fishing and firearms hunting)

50

25

Resident combination (all waters fishing and firearms hunting)

60

38

Resident combination (all waters fishing and bow and arrow hunting)

84

65

Resident firearms supersport (all waters fishing, firearms hunting, and wild turkey in spring on private land)

116

80

Resident archery supersport (all waters fishing, bow and arrow hunting, and wild turkey on private land in spring)

104

82

Resident trapping

50

32

Resident junior trapping

15

5

Junior firearms hunting

15

5

Firearms permit

28

18

Resident bow and arrow hunting

60

38

Bow and arrow hunting (age 12-16)

26

17

License

Current Fee ($)

Proposed Fee ($)

Non-resident firearms hunting

134

84

Non-resident inland waters fishing

80

50

Non-resident inland waters fishing, 3-day

32

20

Non-resident marine fishing

60

15

Non-resident marine fishing, 3-day

24

8

Non-resident all waters fishing

100

63

Non-resident combination (firearms hunting and inlands fishing)

176

110

Non-resident combination (firearms hunting and all waters fishing)

190

120

Non-resident combination (firearms hunting and marine fishing)

170

94

Non-resident firearms permit

100

63

Non-resident bow and arrow hunting

200

125

Statute

License

Current Fee ($)

Proposed Fee ($)

26-37

Duplicate license

15

9

26-39

Organized hound pack hunting

70

44

26-40

Wild game or wild game bird breeding

42

27

26-42

Fur buying (non-resident)

84

55

26-42

Fur buying (authorized agent of resident)

56

35

26-45

Bait dealer

100

63

26-48

Private shooting preserve

100

63

26-48a

Turkey stamp

28

18

26-48a

Migratory game bird

15

4

26-48a

Pheasant stamp

28

18

26-48a

Salmon stamp

56

28

26-48a

Wild turkey permit

28

18

26-49b

Hunting dog training area

28

18

26-51

Field dog trial

15

9

26-52

Field dog trial (state land)

56

35

26-52

Field dog trial (private land)

28

18

26-58

Taxidermy

168

105

26-60

Scientific or educational collection of crustaceans

40

25

Statute

Violation

Current Fine ($)

Proposed Fine ($)

14-100a(c)

Seat belt requirement

15

25

14-13

Requirement to carry registration and insurance card

35

50

14-17

Changing appearance or mechanical equipment of motor vehicle without notice

35

50

14-26

Motor bus, service bus, taxicab, school bus, and motor vehicle in livery service registration (first offense)

35

50

14-26

Motor bus, service bus, taxicab, school bus, and motor vehicle in livery service registration (subsequent offenses)

35-50

50

14-36a

Operating without appropriate commercial license

35-50

50

14-40a

Operating a motorcycle without license endorsement

35-50

50

14-66c

Towing motorized personal property

35-50

50

14-81

Trailer or semitrailer requirements

35-50

50

14-145

Towing from private property

35-50

50

14-164c

Operating or allowing operation of uninspected or noncompliant motor vehicles (emissions)

35

50

14-223

Failure to stop for officer

35

50

14-285

Requirement to have mirror if driver lacks free and unobstructed view

35-50

50

51-164m(a)

Speeding fines

At least 35

At least 50

Yea

30

Nay

0

(03/17/2010)

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1 Elasticity of demand measures the rate of response of quantity of a product or service demanded due to a price or fee change.