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List of Bills

Proposed H.B. No. 5186 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT DECREASING LEGISLATIVE POSTAL COSTS', to decrease the amount of state funds used for legislators to send mail. .
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Proposed H.B. No. 5187 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE SALARIES OF ALL ELECTED AND APPOINTED STATE OFFICIALS BY TEN PER CENT', to save money by reducing the salaries of state elected and appointed officials.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5188 REP. DILLON, 92nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN EXPANSION OF THE HISTORIC HOMES TAX CREDIT PROGRAM', to increase the amount of tax credits available under the historic homes tax credit program.
REF. COMMERCE

Proposed H.B. No. 5189 REP. CANDELARIA, 95th DIST.; REP. LEMAR, 96th DIST.; SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST.; REP. MEGNA, 97th DIST.; REP. DILLON, 92nd DIST. 'AN ACT INCREASING THE FINES FOR LITTERING AND ILLEGAL DUMPING', to improve the deterrent effect of fines with regard to persons who engage in littering and illegal dumping.
REF. ENVIRONMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5190 REP. SCANLON, 98th DIST.; SEN. KENNEDY, 12th DIST.; REP. CANDELORA, 86th DIST.; REP. REED, 102nd DIST.; REP. KOKORUDA, 101st DIST.; REP. ALBIS, 99th DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR THE RENOVATION OF THE WOMEN AND FAMILY LIFE CENTER IN GUILFORD', to provide funds for the renovation of the Women and Family Life Center in Guilford.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5191 REP. CARNEY, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE TAX ON HEALTH AND ATHLETIC CLUB DUES AND INITIATION FEES', to eliminate the sales tax on health and athletic club dues and initiation fees.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5192 REP. CARNEY, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE OCCUPANCY TAX', to promote tourism in this state by reducing the tax on hotel and lodging house occupancy and transfer of occupancy from fifteen per cent to the prior rate of twelve per cent.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5193 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REPEAL OF THE BUSINESS ENTITY TAX', to increase employment opportunities for small businesses by repealing the business entity tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5194 REP. BUMGARDNER, 41st DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX ON TEACHERS' PENSION INCOME, VETERANS' PENSION INCOME AND SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS', to eliminate the personal income tax on teachers' pension income, veterans' pension income and Social Security benefits.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5195 REP. ALBIS, 99th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN EXEMPTION FROM THE ESTATE TAX FOR PROPERTY CLASSIFIED AS FARMLAND', to provide an exemption from the estate tax in an amount up to the federal estate tax exemption level for farm land classified under the state's 490 program.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5196 REP. ALBIS, 99th DIST.; SEN. KENNEDY, 12th DIST.; REP. SHABAN, 135th DIST.; SEN. CHAPIN, 30th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE SALES TAX ON PARKING FEES AT STATE PARKS', to eliminate the six and thirty-five-hundredths per cent sales tax on motor vehicle parking at state parks.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5197 REP. ROJAS, 9th DIST.; REP. LEMAR, 96th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE SALES TAX ON CAR WASH SERVICES', to repeal the sales tax on car wash services in order to support locally owned small businesses and save jobs in the state.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5198 REP. CARNEY, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REPEAL OF THE BUSINESS ENTITY TAX', to repeal the business entity tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5199 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE AMOUNT OF GRANTS AWARDED UNDER THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM', to reduce the amount of grants awarded to candidates participating in the Citizens' Election Program.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5200 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING THE INCREASE OF GRANTS UNDER THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM', to prohibit any increase in the amount of the grants awarded under the Citizens' Election Program.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5201 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING GRANTS UNDER THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM FOR UNOPPOSED CANDIDATES', to eliminate grants for unopposed candidates under the Citizens' Election Program.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5202 REP. DILLON, 92nd DIST. 'AN ACT COMPENSATING HOSPITALS FOR FREE CARE', to provide adequate compensation to hospitals providing care at no cost to indigent persons who have not enrolled for health care coverage under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed H.B. No. 5203 REP. DILLON, 92nd DIST. 'AN ACT COMPENSATING HOSPITALS FOR FREE CARE', to reimburse hospitals for uncompensated care provided to uninsured people.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5204 REP. ESPOSITO, 116th DIST.; REP. DILLON, 92nd DIST.; REP. WALKER, 93rd DIST.; SEN. WINFIELD, 10th DIST.; REP. PORTER, 94th DIST.; REP. CANDELARIA, 95th DIST.; REP. LEMAR, 96th DIST.; REP. MEGNA, 97th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A HALFWAY HOUSE FOR WOMEN IN NEW HAVEN COUNTY', to address the needs of female ex-offenders at their point of re-entry in New Haven County.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5205 REP. WALKER, 93rd DIST.; REP. PORTER, 94th DIST.; SEN. WINFIELD, 10th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE JUVENILE JUSTICE POLICY AND OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE', to provide funding to implement the recommendations of the Juvenile Justice and Policy Oversight Committee.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5206 REP. WOOD, 141st DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RESTORATION OF A CAP ON PROBATE COURT FEES', to cap the amount of fees that be assessed on estates administered through the Probate Court system.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5207 REP. DUBITSKY, 47th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ENHANCED USE OF ELECTRONIC NOTICE BY THE JUDICIAL BRANCH', to produce savings in the operational budget of the Judicial Branch by reducing postage costs and by reducing the occurrence of multiple, untimely notices sent by said branch.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5208 REP. STEINBERG, 136th DIST. 'AN ACT IMPOSING A LIMITATION ON THE ASSESSMENT OF PROBATE COURT FEES', to limit the amount of fees that may be assessed by the Probate Court in connection with the administration of estates.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5209 REP. CANDELARIA, 95th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REGULATION AND TAXATION OF THE PRODUCTION, SALE AND USE OF MARIJUANA', to make the possession, sale, transport, growth and use of set amounts of marijuana legal for persons twenty-one years of age or older, subject to certain restrictions.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5210 REP. DILLON, 92nd DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR THE REHABILITATION OF CHAPEL HAVEN IN NEW HAVEN', to authorize bonds of the state for the rehabilitation of Chapel Haven in New Haven.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

H.B. No. 5211 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING CERTIFICATES OF NEED', to change the requirements for certificates of need.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

H.B. No. 5212 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LICENSING OF FOOD VENDORS', to require the development of a process for licensure by reciprocity of food vendors licensed by a local health department.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5213 REP. LAVIELLE, 143rd DIST. 'AN ACT RESTRICTING THE NUMBER OF MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATORS' LICENSES ISSUED FOR DRIVING PURPOSES ONLY', to reduce the costs associated with the administration of the drive-only license.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5214 REP. BOLINSKY, 106th DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING CERTAIN FUEL-EFFICIENT VEHICLES FROM THE MINIMUM VEHICLE OCCUPANCY REQUIREMENTS OF HIGH-OCCUPANCY VEHICLE LANES', to increase funding for maintenance of the state's transportation infrastructure.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5215 REP. LAVIELLE, 143rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT AND THE PROCESSING OF A SPECIAL MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR'S LICENSE', to reduce the costs associated with the drive-only license by increasing the residency requirement.
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H.R. No. 3 REP. SHARKEY, 88th DIST. 'RESOLUTION PROPOSING APPROVAL OF A COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT BOARD OF TRUSTEES AND THE UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION (UCPEA)'
REF. APPROPRIATIONS