HOUSE
List of Bills

Proposed H.B. No. 5076 REP. JANOWSKI, 56th DIST. 'AN ACT INCREASING THE PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCE FOR LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY RESIDENTS', to provide sufficient funds for long-term care facility residents to tend to their personal needs.
REF. AGING

Proposed H.B. No. 5077 REP. JANOWSKI, 56th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING FULL STATE REIMBURSEMENT FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION COSTS', to reduce towns' property tax burden by providing for one hundred per cent state funding of special education costs.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5078 REP. JANOWSKI, 56th DIST. 'AN ACT INCREASING ECS AID TO TOWNS TO COMPENSATE FOR THE MAGNET SCHOOL TUITION REQUIREMENT', to compensate towns for the increased local costs in meeting the state requirement that towns pay the tuition for students attending interdistrict magnet schools.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5079 REP. JANOWSKI, 56th DIST. 'AN ACT LOWERING THE EXCESS COST THRESHOLD FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION COSTS', to reduce the local tax burden by requiring the state to pay more for special education by lowering the excess cost threshold.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5080 REP. JANOWSKI, 56th DIST. 'AN ACT RESTORING THE PROPERTY TAX CREDIT UNDER THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX', to (1) restore the property tax credit against the personal income tax to three hundred dollars, and (2) restore the income caps used for determining eligibility for such property tax credit.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5081 REP. JANOWSKI, 56th DIST.; REP. BOUKUS, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEDUCTIBILITY OF SOCIAL SECURITY INCOME UNDER THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX', to provide more senior citizens with the ability to deduct Social Security benefits from their Connecticut income tax. A Connecticut taxpayer currently can deduct up to one hundred per cent of the federally taxable Social Security benefits if the taxpayer has income less than fifty thousand dollars for a single filer, or sixty thousand dollars if the taxpayer files jointly.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5082 REP. STAFSTROM, 129th DIST. 'AN ACT RESTORING THE EXEMPTION ON WATER COMPANIES FROM THE SALES AND USE TAX', to equalize the burden placed on businesses and residents of municipalities served by private water companies by restoring the exemption from the sales and use tax on water companies.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5083 REP. JANOWSKI, 56th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE MAXIMUM PROPERTY TAX CREDIT UNDER THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX', to restore the maximum property tax credit for a primary residence or motor vehicle under the personal income tax to the amount of five hundred dollars.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5084 REP. JANOWSKI, 56th DIST.; REP. BOUKUS, 22nd DIST.; REP. COOK, 65th DIST.; REP. JOHNSON, 49th DIST.; REP. SERRA, 33rd DIST.; REP. WILLIS, 64th DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING SCHOOL SUPPLIES FROM THE SALES TAX DURING THE SALES TAX-FREE WEEK IN AUGUST', to provide some tax relief to parents and teachers who make personal classroom purchases of back-to-school supplies to benefit individual students.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING