SENATE
List of Bills

Proposed S.B. No. 44 SEN. FORMICA, 20th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER TAX', to provide tax relief to state businesses by repealing the ambulatory surgical center tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 45 SEN. FORMICA, 20th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PERSONAL INCOME TAX WAIVERS UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES', to allow income tax waivers for individuals who retire.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 46 SEN. KISSEL, 7th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN EXEMPTION FROM THE SALES AND USE TAX ON WATER COMPANIES', to restore the sales tax exemption for private water companies which was repealed by public act 15-244.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 47 SEN. CHAPIN, 30th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER TAX', to provide tax relief to state businesses by repealing the ambulatory surgical center tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 48 SEN. HWANG, 28th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE TAX ON AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTERS', to encourage the growth of and provide financial relief to ambulatory surgical centers by repealing the tax on the gross receipts of such centers.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 49 SEN. FLEXER, 29th DIST.; REP. RANDALL, 44th DIST.; REP. ROVERO, 51st DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN EXEMPTION FROM THE HOSPITAL TAX FOR HOSPITALS IN THE SMALL HOSPITAL POOL', to exempt hospitals that qualify for the small hospital pool from the hospital tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 50 SEN. FRANTZ, 36th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE GIFT TAX', to repeal the gift tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 51 SEN. FRANTZ, 36th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE ESTATE TAX', to eliminate the estate tax in order to retain and attract residents and small businesses and provide a more steady and sustained source of revenue to the state.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 52 SEN. FRANTZ, 36th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE TAX ON AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTERS', to provide tax relief by eliminating the tax on ambulatory surgical centers.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 53 SEN. FRANTZ, 36th DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE CORPORATION BUSINESS TAX RATE', to reduce the corporation business tax rate from seven and one-half per cent to six per cent in order to stimulate the state economy, help create jobs and attract businesses to the state.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 54 SEN. FRANTZ, 36th DIST.; REP. FLOREN, 149th DIST.; REP. CAMILLO, 151st DIST.; REP. BOCCHINO, 150th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE HOSPITAL TAX', to reduce the cost of health care in Connecticut, improve access to services and retain jobs by repealing the hospital tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 55 SEN. OSTEN, 19th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER TAX', to repeal the ambulatory surgical center tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 56 SEN. OSTEN, 19th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A DEDUCTION FROM THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX FOR FEDERAL PENSION INCOME', to allow parity between federal pensioners and others such as teachers, military personnel and those collecting Social Security by allowing a deduction from the personal income tax for certain federal pension income.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 57 SEN. BOUCHER, 26th DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE TAX ON MOTOR VEHICLE FUELS', to provide tax relief to state residents by reducing the tax on motor vehicle fuels.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 58 SEN. BOUCHER, 26th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE BUSINESS ENTITY TAX', to eliminate the business entity tax in order to provide tax relief to state businesses.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 59 SEN. BOUCHER, 26th DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE INCOME TAX RATE ON PENSION INCOME', to provide tax relief to seniors and retirees by lowering the tax rate on pensions.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 60 SEN. BOUCHER, 26th DIST. 'AN ACT PHASING OUT THE ESTATE TAX', to provide tax relief by phasing out the estate tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 61 SEN. BOUCHER, 26th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE LUXURY TAX', to repeal the "luxury tax" by eliminating the higher sales and use tax rates for certain consumer goods.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 62 SEN. BOUCHER, 26th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE UNITARY TAX', to make Connecticut more competitive in order to attract and retain businesses by repealing the unitary tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 63 SEN. BOUCHER, 26th DIST. 'AN ACT PHASING OUT THE GIFT TAX', to provide tax relief by phasing out the gift tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 64 SEN. BOUCHER, 26th DIST. 'AN ACT PHASING OUT THE STATE PORTION OF THE REAL ESTATE CONVEYANCE TAX', to provide tax relief by phasing out the state portion of the real estate conveyance tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 65 SEN. BOUCHER, 26th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT', to repeal the earned income tax credit.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

S.B. No. 66 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT EXTENDING PAID SICK LEAVE TO SCHOOL PARAPROFESSIONALS', to include school paraprofessionals in the enumerated list of employees who are eligible for paid sick leave.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

S.B. No. 67 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE AUTHORITY AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF ADVANCED PRACTICE REGISTERED NURSES', to make changes to the statutes to give advanced practice registered nurses additional authority and responsibilities.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

S.B. No. 68 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING MARITAL AND FAMILY THERAPIST ASSOCIATES', to allow for the licensure of marital and family therapist associates.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

S.B. No. 69 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT EXEMPTING VETERINARIANS FROM THE ELECTRONIC PRESCRIPTION DRUG MONITORING PROGRAM', to exempt veterinarians from the electronic prescription drug monitoring program.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

S.B. No. 70 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING TELEHEALTH PROVIDERS', to redefine "telehealth provider" to include speech and language pathologists and respiratory care practitioners.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH