Commerce Committee

JOINT FAVORABLE REPORT

Bill No.:

SB-958

Title:

AN ACT CONSOLIDATING CERTAIN FUNDS OF CONNECTICUT INNOVATIONS, INCORPORATED.

Vote Date:

3/19/2015

Vote Action:

Joint Favorable Substitute

PH Date:

2/24/2015

File No.:

SPONSORS OF BILL:

Commerce Committee

REASONS FOR BILL:

Proposed Substitute SB 958 strikes the underlying bill, replacing it with the substitute language which requires the Department of Economic and Community Development to analyze the cybersecurity sector in the state in order to help encourage the growth of this sector.

The original bill addressed the consolidation of certain funds of Connecticut Innovations. This language was incorporated into sSB 957.

RESPONSE FROM ADMINISTRATION/AGENCY:

None

NATURE AND SOURCES OF SUPPORT:

None Expressed (For Proposed Substitute Bill No. 958)

NATURE AND SOURCES OF OPPOSITION:

None

Reported by: Mark Vanderhoof, Assistant Clerk

Date: 03/20/2015