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List of Bills

H.B. No. 5241 (RAISED) ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PRIORITY OF THE BENEFIT ASSESSMENTS LIEN UNDER THE GREEN BANK'S COMMERCIAL SUSTAINABLE ENERGY PROGRAM', to provide municipal tax liens and assessments priority over benefit assessments liens created under the Green Bank's commercial sustainable energy program.
REF. ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY

H.B. No. 5242 (RAISED) ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING AGRICULTURAL VIRTUAL NET METERING', to allow agricultural customers to lease or enter into long-term contracts for an agricultural virtual net metering facility.
REF. ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY

H.B. No. 5243 (RAISED) ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LISTING OF TAXES AND FEES ON CABLE BILLS', to require cable companies to list taxes and fees on cable bills.
REF. ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY

H.B. No. 5244 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE UTILIZATION OF BUILDINGS OCCUPIED BY EXECUTIVE BRANCH AGENCIES', to require the Secretary of the Office of Policy and Management to include in the annual inventories of state real property the number of state employees per square foot in buildings occupied by executive branch agencies.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

H.B. No. 5245 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS . 'AN ACT PERMITTING ELECTRONIC NOTIFICATION OF SPECIAL SESSION', to permit electronic notification to legislators of special session.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

H.B. No. 5246 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS . 'AN ACT REDEFINING "SMALL CONTRACTOR" FOR PURPOSES OF THE SET-ASIDE PROGRAM FOR SMALL CONTRACTORS', to redefine "small contractor" from a definition based on gross revenue to one using the federal standards adopted pursuant to the federal Small Business Act.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

H.B. No. 5247 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS . 'AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE AUDITORS OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS', to implement the recommendations of the Auditors of Public Accounts contained in their annual report to the General Assembly.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

H.B. No. 5248 (RAISED) HUMAN SERVICES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING LONG-TERM CARE', to ensure long-term care programs meet needs.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

H.B. No. 5249 (RAISED) HUMAN SERVICES . 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE CONNECTICUT TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY ADVISORY BOARD', to establish a Connecticut Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Board and define the board's duties.
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H.B. No. 5250 (RAISED) HUMAN SERVICES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING CONTRIBUTIONS FROM SPOUSES OF INSTITUTIONALIZED MEDICAID RECIPIENTS', to include nontaxable annuity income as countable income for purposes of calculating a community spouse's contribution toward the long-term care cost of his or her institutionalized spouse.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

H.B. No. 5251 (RAISED) HUMAN SERVICES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID', to study the efficacy of Medicaid programs.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

H.B. No. 5252 (RAISED) HUMAN SERVICES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING NURSING HOME BEDS FOR AIDS PATIENTS', to ensure that certain patients with acquired immune deficiency syndrome can receive needed long-term care.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

H.B. No. 5253 (RAISED) HUMAN SERVICES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING IMPROVEMENTS TO INCOME WITHHOLDING FOR CHILD SUPPORT', to allow for more timely processing of child support orders when the obligor is receiving workers' compensation benefits.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

H.B. No. 5254 (RAISED) HUMAN SERVICES . 'AN ACT EXPANDING THE COMMISSION FOR CHILD SUPPORT GUIDELINES', to expand and provide administrative support for the Commission for Child Support Guidelines.
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H.B. No. 5255 (RAISED) HUMAN SERVICES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING GUARDIANSHIP OF PERSONS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY', to remove obsolete terms and clarify confidentiality of records and other provisions in statutes concerning guardianships of persons with intellectual disabilities.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

H.B. No. 5256 (RAISED) HUMAN SERVICES . 'AN ACT EXPEDITING CHILD SUPPORT MODIFICATION ORDERS FOR INCARCERATED OR INSTITUTIONALIZED OBLIGORS', to expedite the support order modification process for incarcerated or institutionalized obligors in IV-D child support cases.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

H.B. No. 5257 (RAISED) HUMAN SERVICES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID PROVIDER AUDITS', to assess the effectiveness of changes made in the Medicaid provider audit system.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

H.B. No. 5258 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING A PROPERTY OWNER'S LIABILITY FOR THE EXPENSES OF REMOVING A FALLEN TREE OR LIMB', to impose liability on certain owners of real property for the expenses of removing a tree or limb that falls on an adjoining owner's private real property.
REF. JUDICIARY

H.B. No. 5259 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING ADOPTION OF THE CONNECTICUT UNIFORM LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY ACT', to adopt the Connecticut Uniform Limited Liability Company Act.
REF. JUDICIARY

H.B. No. 5260 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING DOMESTIC SERVICE AND OVERTIME PAY', to allow an employer and an employee providing domestic service to such employer to agree in writing to exclude meal times and certain periods of free time from the calculation of hours worked.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

H.B. No. 5261 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING OPERATORS OF ATHLETIC ACTIVITIES, COACHES AND REFEREES AND THE EMPLOYER-EMPLOYEE RELATIONSHIP', to clarify the employment relationship between coaches, referees and operators of certain organized athletic activities.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

H.B. No. 5262 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING WORKERS' COMPENSATION COVERAGE FOR CURRENT AND FORMER UNIFORMED MEMBERS OF PAID OR VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENTS', to provide workers' compensation for current and former uniformed members of a paid or volunteer fire department who suffer from certain diseases as a result of performing their jobs.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

H.B. No. 5263 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH'S RECOMMENDATIONS ON DISCLOSURE OF WATER PLAN INFORMATION', to implement the Department of Public Health's recommendations concerning information with respect to a water company that is not required to be disclosed.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

H.B. No. 5264 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING ACCESSIBILITY OF MEDICAL DIAGNOSTIC EQUIPMENT', to require medical diagnostic equipment purchased by health care facilities to meet technical standards for accessibility.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

H.B. No. 5265 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING AND MEDWATCH PROGRAM INFORMATION', to require that information concerning the federal Food and Drug Administration's MedWatch program be provided to recipients of mental health first aid.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

H.B. No. 5266 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID COVERAGE FOR DIABETES PREVENTION AND SELF-MANAGEMENT EDUCATION SERVICES', to require the Commissioner of Social Services to (1) apply for a Medicaid waiver to provide coverage for diabetes prevention services, and (2) submit a Medicaid state plan amendment to provide coverage for diabetes self-management education services.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

H.B. No. 5267 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS TO THE PUBLIC HEALTH STATUTES', to make technical corrections to certain public health statutes.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

H.B. No. 5268 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING HOSPICE FACILITIES', to require all hospice facilities that provide hospice care and services to be treated as single family residences for zoning purposes.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

H.B. No. 5269 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING INSTRUCTIONS FOR MULTILINE TELEPHONE SYSTEMS TO ACCESS 9-1-1', to require the display of instructions on accessing the 9-1-1 service near multiline telephones.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

H.B. No. 5270 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RIGHT TO TRY EXPERIMENTAL DRUGS', to allow eligible patients to try investigational drugs, biological products or devices.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

H.B. No. 5271 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING MENTAL HEALTH TRAINING IN STATE AND LOCAL POLICE TRAINING PROGRAMS AND THE AVAILABILITY OF PROVIDERS OF MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES ON AN ON-CALL BASIS', to require (1) state and local police training programs to provide training on handling incidents involving individuals affected with a developmental disability and to require the duration of training on individuals affected with a serious mental illness or developmental disability to be not less than two hours; and (2) on-call mental health services providers.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

H.B. No. 5272 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTION AND WARNING EQUIPMENT IN BUSINESSES AND RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS', to promote the safety of workers and customers by ensuring that businesses are equipped with carbon monoxide detection and warning equipment.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

H.B. No. 5273 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR ASSAULT OF AN OFF-DUTY POLICE OFFICER', to provide an enhanced penalty for the assault of a reasonably identifiable off-duty police officer.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

H.B. No. 5274 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF DRONES', to (1) establish the crime of using computer software or technology, including a drone, which allows someone who is not physically present to release tear gas or control a deadly weapon, explosive or incendiary device, (2) limit the use of a drone by law enforcement and other state agencies, and (3) establish retention and destruction requirements for information collected by law enforcement using drones.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

H.B. No. 5275 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT PERMITTING EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PERSONNEL TO USE BLUE LIGHTS', to allow emergency medical services personnel to use blue lights while on the way to or at the scene of an emergency requiring the services of such personnel.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

H.B. No. 5276 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT REQUIRING INSTRUCTIONS FOR DIALING 9-1-1 ON OR ADJACENT TO CERTAIN MULTILINE TELEPHONES', to require business firms and state agencies to display instructions on how to dial 9-1-1 on or adjacent to certain multiline telephones.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

H.B. No. 5277 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT EXTENDING THE MUNICIPAL PROPERTY TAX RELIEF TO RETIRED VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS', to extend the municipal option to provide property tax relief to retired volunteer firefighters.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

H.B. No. 5278 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING AUTOMATIC FIRE EXTINGUISHING SYSTEMS IN RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS DESIGNED TO BE OCCUPIED BY TWO FAMILIES', to require all new two-family homes to have an automatic fire extinguishing system.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

H.B. No. 5279 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING OATHS TAKEN BY PERSONS EMPLOYED OR ASSOCIATED WITH CIVIL PREPAREDNESS ORGANIZATIONS', to require a person employed or associated with a civil preparedness organization to take a loyalty oath every five years instead of annually.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

H.B. No. 5280 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING SECONDHAND DEALERS AND PRECIOUS METALS OR STONES DEALERS', to allow previously licensed secondhand dealers and precious metals and stones dealers to pay cash for any property received pursuant to such licenses.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

H.B. No. 5281 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING NOTIFICATION TO THE POLICE OFFICER STANDARDS AND TRAINING COUNCIL', to require a law enforcement unit to inform the Police Officer Standards and Training Council about a former police officer's dismissal, resignation or retirement under certain circumstances if such unit knows such officer is applying for a position as a police officer.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY