Commerce Committee Bill Record Book 9/27/2016

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Section 2: PROPOSED HOUSE BILLS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  HB-5003 AA AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR THE RAILROAD MUSEUM OF NEW ENGLAND IN THE TOWN OF THOMASTON.

REPRESENTATIVE PISCOPO, 76TH DIST.
03-01 03-15 CE - Joint Favorable Change of Reference FIN
02-24 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE


  PHB-5188 AAC AN EXPANSION OF THE HISTORIC HOMES TAX CREDIT PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE DILLON, 92ND DIST.


Section 3: (SENATE) RAISED COMM. & COMMITTEE

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  sSB-301 AA MODIFYING THE STANDARD FOR MANDATORY REPORTING OF ENVIRONMENTAL SPILLS.

REPRESENTATIVE CONROY, 105TH DIST.
SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.
SENATOR LINARES, 33RD DIST.

et al
03-01 04-20 ENV - Joint Favorable
03-15 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
320
533
222
05-04 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A,B
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
04-28 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. B
04-28 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A,B
04-13 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-13 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON ENV
06-07 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-25 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-23 PA 16-199
  sSB-302 AAC THE IMPACT OF PROPOSED REGULATIONS ON SMALL BUSINESSES.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMONS, 144TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CONROY, 105TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CAMILLO, 151ST DIST.

et al
03-01 04-11 GAE - Joint Favorable
03-15 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
321
483
223
06-20 VETO OVERRULED, HOUSE
06-20 IN CONCURRENCE
05-02 HOUSE PASSED
05-02 IN CONCURRENCE
06-20 SENATE RECONSIDERED
06-20 VETO OVERRULED, SENATE
04-21 SENATE PASSED
04-06 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON GAE
05-31 VETOED BY GOVERNOR
05-16 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-16 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-06 PA 16-32
  sSB-303 AAC AN ENTREPRENEUR LEARNER'S PERMIT PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMONS, 144TH DIST.
SENATOR FRANTZ, 36TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CONROY, 105TH DIST.

et al
03-01 04-19 APP - Joint Favorable
03-17 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
472
484
308
04-26 HOUSE PASSED
04-26 IN CONCURRENCE
04-21 SENATE PASSED
04-13 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
05-06 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-03 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-03 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-02 SA 16-1
  sSB-304 AA INCREASING THE THRESHOLD FOR LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL OF FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AWARDED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND CONNECTICUT INNOVATIONS, INCORPORATED.
03-01 04-07 FIN - Joint Favorable
03-15 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference FIN
677
503
432
04-27 SENATE PASSED
  sSB-305 AA ESTABLISHING A STATE FILM PERMITTING PROCESS.

SENATOR CRISCO, 17TH DIST.
SENATOR LARSON, 3RD DIST.
SENATOR LEONE, 27TH DIST.

et al
03-01 04-19 TRA - Joint Favorable
03-15 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
435
504
282
05-04 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
04-27 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-13 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-13 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON TRA
06-09 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-25 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-23 PA 16-200
  sSB-306 AAC THE OFFICE OF THE PERMIT OMBUDSMAN AND ASSISTANCE FOR BIOSCIENCE COMPANIES.

SENATOR LINARES, 33RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GRESKO, 121ST DIST.
SENATOR CRISCO, 17TH DIST.

et al
03-15 03-17 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
436
475
283
05-04 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
04-20 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-20 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-09 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-25 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-23 PA 16-201
  RSB-307 AAC KNOWLEDGE CENTER ENTERPRISE ZONES.

SENATOR LINARES, 33RD DIST.
03-01 03-15 CE - Joint Favorable Change of Reference FIN


  RSB-308 AAC THE DEVELOPMENT OF RECOMMENDATIONS FOR A STRANDED RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT TAX CREDIT PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE GIEGLER, 138TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ARCONTI, 109TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FREY, 111TH DIST.

et al
03-01 03-15 CE - Joint Favorable
322
568
224
05-04 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
05-02 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-02 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-07 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-26 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-26 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-25 SA 16-21
  RSB-396 AAC A FAST TRACK FOR APPRENTICESHIPS.

REPRESENTATIVE BARAM, 15TH DIST.
03-10

  RSB-397 AAC A MUNICIPAL OPTION FOR PROPERTY TAX ABATEMENTS FOR ARTS AND CULTURE.

SENATOR KANE, 32ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BERTHEL, 68TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FREY, 111TH DIST.

et al
03-10 04-28 FIN - Joint Favorable
04-19 PD - Joint Favorable
03-17 CE - Joint Favorable
446
564
284
05-04 HOUSE PASSED
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
06-20 SENATE RECONSIDERED
06-20 VETO OVERRULED, SENATE
04-30 SENATE PASSED
04-26 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON FIN
04-13 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON PD
06-09 VETOED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-25 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-23 PA 16-177
  sSB-398 AA REQUIRING A STUDY OF CERTAIN EMPLOYMENT TRANSITIONS IN EASTERN CONNECTICUT.

REPRESENTATIVE RYAN, 139TH DIST.
SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RILEY, 46TH DIST.

et al
03-10 03-17 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
479
480
309
05-04 HOUSE PASSED
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
04-20 SENATE PASSED
06-07 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-25 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-23 SA 16-12
  sSB-399 AAC RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT TAX CREDITS.

SENATOR MCLACHLAN, 24TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ARCONTI, 109TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GIEGLER, 138TH DIST.
03-10 04-05 FIN - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-17 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference FIN
679

433
05-03 SEN. RECOMMITTED TO CE
  RSB-400 AA ESTABLISHING THE 7/7 PROGRAM TO ENCOURAGE THE REDEVELOPMENT OF BROWNFIELDS AND UNDERUTILIZED PROPERTY.

SENATOR FASANO, 34TH DIST.
03-10 04-22 FIN - Joint Favorable
03-17 CE - Joint Favorable
480

310
04-19 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON FIN
  sSB-401 AAC THE CONNECTICUT BIOSCIENCE INNOVATION FUND AND INVESTMENTS BY CONNECTICUT INNOVATIONS, INCORPORATED.

REPRESENTATIVE TONG, 147TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WOOD, 141ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GRESKO, 121ST DIST.

et al
03-15 04-07 FIN - Joint Favorable
03-17 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference FIN
680
539
434
05-04 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
04-28 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-28 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-09 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-25 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-23 PA 16-204
  RSB-402 AA ESTABLISHING THE CONNECTICUT INFRASTRUCTURE BANK.
03-10

  sSB-445 AA ESTABLISHING A HEALTH DATA COLLABORATIVE WORKING GROUP.

SENATOR BYE, 5TH DIST.
SENATOR GERRATANA, 6TH DIST.
SENATOR KENNEDY, 12TH DIST.

et al
03-15 03-17 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
482
566
311
05-04 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
04-30 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-30 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-07 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-26 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-26 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-25 SA 16-20

Section 4: (HOUSE) RAISED COMM. & COMMITTEE

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  HB-5003 AA AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR THE RAILROAD MUSEUM OF NEW ENGLAND IN THE TOWN OF THOMASTON.

REPRESENTATIVE PISCOPO, 76TH DIST.
03-01 03-15 CE - Joint Favorable Change of Reference FIN
02-24 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE


  sHB-5421 AAC INCOME TAX REFUND CONTRIBUTIONS TO SUPPORT THE ARTS.

REPRESENTATIVE WILLIS, 64TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ZONI, 81ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RITTER, 1ST DIST.

et al
03-01 04-14 APP - Joint Favorable
03-15 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
280
742
205
511
04-25 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
04-08 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  sHB-5422 AAC AWARDS FROM THE CONNECTICUT ARTS ENDOWMENT FUND.

REPRESENTATIVE WILLIS, 64TH DIST.
03-01 03-15 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
352
246
550
04-29 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
  sHB-5423 AA ENCOURAGING MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO CONSIDER CAREERS IN MANUFACTURING AND CONCERNING INFORMATION POSTED ON THE LABOR DEPARTMENT'S APPRENTICESHIP WEB SITE.

REPRESENTATIVE ARESIMOWICZ, 30TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES, 114TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE STANESKI, 119TH DIST.

et al
03-01 03-15 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
353
650
247
416
04-13 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
06-03 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-20 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-20 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-16 PA 16-114
  sHB-5424 AAC THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE LEARN HERE, LIVE HERE PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMONS, 144TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE STANESKI, 119TH DIST.
SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.

et al
03-01 04-07 FIN - Joint Favorable
03-15 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference FIN
666
420

  sHB-5425 AAC THE CREATION OF CONNECTICUT BROWNFIELD LAND BANKS, CERTAIN LENDER RESPONSIBILITY FOR RELEASES AT BROWNFIELDS AND REVISIONS TO BROWNFIELD REMEDIATION AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS.

REPRESENTATIVE ZONI, 81ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CAMILLO, 151ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SHABAN, 135TH DIST.

et al
03-01 04-18 FIN - Joint Favorable
03-15 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
393
761
268
545
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
04-28 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
04-12 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN
05-04 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
06-03 VETOED BY GOVERNOR
05-20 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-20 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-16 PA 16-115
  RHB-5426 AA MANDATING THE CREATION OF THE CONNECTICUT-MADE DESIGNATION.

REPRESENTATIVE VARGAS, 6TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ZIOBRON, 34TH DIST.
SENATOR LINARES, 33RD DIST.

et al
03-01 03-15 CE - Joint Favorable
281
698
206
441
04-19 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
  sHB-5573 AAC AN EXTENSION OF THE FIRST FIVE PLUS PROGRAM.
03-15 03-17 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
464
301

  sHB-5574 AAC STRANDED RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT TAX CREDITS.

SENATOR MCLACHLAN, 24TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ARCONTI, 109TH DIST.
SENATOR LINARES, 33RD DIST.
03-10 03-17 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference FIN


  RHB-5575 AAC A GRANT-IN-AID FOR THE WOMEN'S BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL.

REPRESENTATIVE WOOD, 141ST DIST.
03-15 03-17 CE - Joint Favorable Change of Reference FIN


  sHB-5576 AAC THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A STATE-WIDE MARKETING AND PROMOTION ACCOUNT AND THE APPLICATION OF A FLAT-RATE OCCUPANCY TAX TO BED AND BREAKFASTS.

REPRESENTATIVE RYAN, 139TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CARNEY, 23RD DIST.
03-15 04-05 FIN - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-17 CE - Joint Favorable Change of Reference FIN
668
422

  RHB-5577 AA REQUIRING THE EVALUATION OF THE COSTS AND BENEFITS OF ESTABLISHING CERTAIN COMMERCIAL GAMING WITHIN THE STATE OF CONNECTICUT.

REPRESENTATIVE RILEY, 46TH DIST.
03-10 03-17 CE - MOTION FAILED JFCR


Section 9: REFERRED FROM THE SENATE FLOOR

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  sSB-140 AAC THE DUTIES OF THE CONNECTICUT MARKETING AUTHORITY.

SENATOR LARSON, 3RD DIST.
02-24 04-19 CE - Joint Favorable
04-05 FIN - Joint Favorable
03-04 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
126
516
139
05-04 HOUSE PASSED
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
04-28 SENATE PASSED
04-13 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON CE
03-29 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON FIN
06-07 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-25 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-19 PA 16-161
  RSB-222 AAC THE REPEAL OF OBSOLETE REPORTS AND PROGRAMS INVOLVING THE LABOR DEPARTMENT.

SENATOR CASSANO, 4TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SAMPSON, 80TH DIST.
03-03 04-07 CE - Joint Favorable
03-10 LAB - Joint Favorable
209
440
179
05-04 HOUSE PASSED
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
04-19 SENATE PASSED
04-01 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON CE
06-06 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-25 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-23 PA 16-170
  sSB-327 AAC SIGNAGE FOR SITES ON THE CONNECTICUT ANTIQUES TRAIL.

REPRESENTATIVE CONROY, 105TH DIST.
SENATOR KANE, 32ND DIST.
SENATOR FORMICA, 20TH DIST.

et al
03-04 04-07 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-14 PD - Joint Favorable Substitute
270
628
579
207
05-04 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
05-03 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-03 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-06 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON CE
06-07 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-25 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-23 PA 16-202
  RSB-362 AA MODIFYING THE REGULATORY FLEXIBILITY ANALYSIS OF REGULATIONS AFFECTING SMALL BUSINESSES.

REPRESENTATIVE HAMPTON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CAMILLO, 151ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BOCCHINO, 150TH DIST.
03-07 04-19 CE - Joint Favorable
03-18 GAE - Joint Favorable
515

326
05-03 SEN. RECOMMITTED TO GAE
04-13 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON CE
  RSB-383 AAC THE TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL SYSTEM.

REPRESENTATIVE ABERCROMBIE, 83RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RYAN, 139TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ROSE, 118TH DIST.

et al
03-07 04-19 CE - Joint Favorable
03-14 ED - Joint Favorable
385
563
256
05-02 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-02 IN CONCURRENCE
04-30 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-30 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-13 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON CE
05-26 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-16 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-16 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-10 PA 16-42

Section 11: GOVERNOR'S BILLS AND ECERTS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  sHB-5045 AAC REVISIONS TO THE SMALL BUSINESS EXPRESS PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE SHARKEY, 88TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ARESIMOWICZ, 30TH DIST.
SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.

et al
03-01 04-18 FIN - Joint Favorable
03-17 CE - Joint Favorable Substitute
454
291

04-12 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN