HOUSE
List of Bills

Proposed H.B. No. 5056 REP. LAVIELLE, 143rd DIST. 'AN ACT RESTORING FUNDS TO THE SPECIAL TRANSPORTATION FUND', to restore funding to the Special Transportation Fund.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5057 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST.; SEN. KANE, 32nd DIST.; REP. AMAN, 14th DIST.; REP. BELSITO, 53rd DIST.; REP. BETTS, 78th DIST.; REP. BOLINSKY, 106th DIST.; REP. CASE, 63rd DIST.; SEN. CHAPIN, 30th DIST.; REP. MULLIGAN, 55th DIST.; REP. ZAWISTOWSKI, 61st DIST.; REP. WILMS, 142nd DIST.; REP. TWEEDIE, 13th DIST.; REP. O'NEILL, 69th DIST.; REP. FRANCE, 42nd DIST.; REP. MINER, 66th DIST.; REP. MCGORTY, 122nd DIST.; REP. MCCARTY, 38th DIST.; SEN. MARKLEY, 16th DIST.; REP. LEGEYT, 17th DIST.; REP. LAVIELLE, 143rd DIST.; REP. KOKORUDA, 101st DIST.; SEN. KISSEL, 7th DIST.; REP. FERRARO, 117th DIST.; SEN. FORMICA, 20th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING STATE EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT AND HEALTH CARE BENEFITS', to close the gap between state employee and private sector benefit plans and to make our state budget responsive to current economic realities.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5058 REP. MACLACHLAN, 35th DIST. 'AN ACT RESTORING MEDICAID FUNDING TO HOSPITALS', to restore state Medicaid funding to Connecticut hospitals to the level provided for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2015.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5059 REP. MCGORTY, 122nd DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING PERSONAL INCOME TAXATION ON SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS', to eliminate the imposition of personal income taxation on Social Security benefits.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5060 REP. MCGORTY, 122nd DIST. 'AN ACT PHASING OUT THE HOSPITAL TAX AND REPEALING THE AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER TAX', to eliminate the hospital tax by phasing it out over six years and to repeal the ambulatory surgical center tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5061 REP. MCGORTY, 122nd DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING PERSONAL INCOME TAXATION ON PENSION BENEFITS', to eliminate the personal income tax on pension benefits.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5062 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST.; REP. PAVALOCK, 77th DIST.; SEN. MARTIN, 31st DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX ON SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS', to assist Connecticut's senior population by eliminating the personal income tax on Social Security benefits.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5063 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT PHASING OUT THE HOSPITAL TAX AND AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER TAX', to phase out the hospital tax and ambulatory surgical center tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5064 REP. MCGORTY, 122nd DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE GASOLINE TAX', to reduce the gasoline tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5065 REP. MCGORTY, 122nd DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE BUSINESS ENTITY TAX', to repeal the business entity tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5066 REP. HOYDICK, 120th DIST.; REP. MCGORTY, 122nd DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE TO CONSTRUCT A BLACK BOX THEATRE IN THE TOWN OF STRATFORD', to authorize bonds of the state to construct a black box theatre in the town of Stratford.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5067 REP. MCCARTY, 38th DIST. 'AN ACT PHASING OUT THE HOSPITAL TAX AND REPEALING THE AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER TAX', to (1) phase out the hospital tax over a three-year period beginning January 1, 2017, and (2) repeal the ambulatory surgical center tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5068 REP. ZAWISTOWSKI, 61st DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE BUSINESS ENTITY TAX', to eliminate the business entity tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

H.B. No. 5069 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT', to study issues concerning workforce development.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

H.B. No. 5070 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING HIGHER EDUCATION', to require a study of issues concerning higher education.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

H.B. No. 5071 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT . 'AN ACT REQUIRING CONNECTICUT TO PARTICIPATE IN THE STATE AUTHORIZATION RECIPROCITY AGREEMENT REGARDING DISTANCE LEARNING PROGRAMS', to require participation in the nation-wide state authorization reciprocity agreement.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

H.B. No. 5072 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING HIGHER EDUCATION CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS', to create consistency among the various sub-baccalaureate certificate programs.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5073 REP. SHABAN, 135th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING INCREASED FUNDING FOR DRUG INTERVENTION PROGRAMS TO INCREASE THE USE AND OVERSIGHT OF DEDICATED COURT DOCKETS FOR DRUG OFFENSES', to reauthorize and re-fund the state drug court system pursuant to section 51-181b of the general statutes.
REF. JUDICIARY

H.B. No. 5074 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING EMPLOYEE WORKING CONDITIONS', to study employee working conditions in the state.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

H.B. No. 5075 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING WORKERS' COMPENSATION', to conduct a study to evaluate the current workers' compensation system in the state.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES