SENATE
List of Bills

Proposed S.B. No. 71 SEN. FLEXER, 29th DIST.; REP. ROJAS, 9th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING FUNDING FOR SMOKING CESSATION AND PREVENTION PROGRAMS', to provide funding for smoking cessation and prevention programs.
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S.B. No. 72 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A NOTIFICATION OF SUPPORT FOR FOSTER PARENTS AND RELATIVE CAREGIVERS', to provide information and support for foster parents and relative caregivers by aggregating the various privileges and options available to such parents and caregivers in a single document and distributing the document to such parents and caregivers at the time of placement of a child or at such parents' or caregivers' request.
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S.B. No. 73 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CHILDREN'S SAFETY', to study children's safety within the state.
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S.B. No. 74 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE WELL-BEING OF CHILDREN', to study the effects of the programs offered by the Department of Children and Families that address the well-being of children in the state.
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S.B. No. 75 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING DETAINED YOUTH', to improve the behavioral and mental health services provided to youth in the custody of the Department of Children and Families and the Department of Correction by requiring such departments to limit instances of seclusion and restraint to individuals twenty years of age and older, to study and report upon youths held in secure detention and correctional facilities and to adopt certain performance-based standards for such facilities.
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S.B. No. 76 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING CONNECTICUT'S FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM', to facilitate the full implementation of the state's farm to school program.
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S.B. No. 77 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE TIMING OF THE SUBMISSION OF THE PAINT STEWARDSHIP PROGRAM'S ANNUAL REPORT', to provide more time for submission of the annual paint stewardship report in order to allow for the adequate receipt and review of certain financial related components of such report.
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S.B. No. 78 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DISPOSITION OF DREDGED MATERIALS FROM CERTAIN HARBORS AND PORTS ON LONG ISLAND SOUND', to establish a preference for not disposing of harbor and port dredged materials through open water placement and to have benthic surveys and studies inform the decision of how to dispose of such dredged materials.
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S.B. No. 79 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT CLARIFYING PROVISIONS OF THE GENERAL STATUTES REGARDING THE USE OF PROPERLY INSTALLED AND CONSTRUCTED BARRIER SYSTEMS FOR CERTAIN PLANTINGS', to conform the continuing violation provision of such section of the general statutes to the intent of public act 14-100 by repealing reference to the use of a properly installed and constructed barrier system.
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Proposed S.B. No. 80 SEN. FORMICA, 20th DIST.; REP. STANESKI, 119th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE IMPOSITION OF SALES TAX ON PARKING FEES AT STATE PARKS', to repeal the sales tax on admission to state parks.
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S.B. No. 81 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DESIGNATION OF CERTAIN AREAS OF THE HOUSATONIC RIVER AS A WILD AND SCENIC RIVER', to designate a portion of the Housatonic River as wild and scenic for purposes of designation and preservation under Section 2(a)(ii) of the federal Wild and Scenic Rivers Act.
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Proposed S.B. No. 82 SEN. FASANO, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE 7/7 PROGRAM AND PROMOTING BROWNFIELD REDEVELOPMENT', to promote the redevelopment of brownfields and blighted properties and the employment of local workers by providing tax incentives for the development and use of such properties provided certain hiring requirements are met.
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Proposed S.B. No. 83 SEN. KENNEDY, 12th DIST.; SEN. LINARES, 33rd DIST.; REP. KOKORUDA, 101st DIST.; REP. MACLACHLAN, 35th DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR RENOVATIONS OF THE VISTA VOCATIONAL AND LIFE SKILLS CENTER IN WESTBROOK', to provide funds for the renovation of the Vista Vocational and Life Skills Center's Westbrook campus.
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Proposed S.B. No. 84 SEN. FASANO, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING WORK INCENTIVES FOR PERSONS RECEIVING TEMPORARY FAMILY ASSISTANCE', to provide incentives for temporary family assistance recipients to become employed.
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Proposed S.B. No. 85 SEN. LEONE, 27th DIST. 'AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS FOR A STUDY ON COMMUNITY-BASED HEALTH CARE SERVICES', to appropriate funds to the Department of Public Health to study and issue a preliminary and a final report on the effectiveness of providing community-based health care services in Connecticut.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

S.B. No. 86 (RAISED) PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE FIRE SAFETY CODE AND ONE, TWO AND THREE-FAMILY DWELLINGS', to exempt three-family dwellings from Fire Safety Code regulations and provide for variation or exemption where impairment or destruction of a historic structure or landmark being used as a private dwelling and occupied by one, two or three families would result from compliance with said code.
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S.B. No. 87 (RAISED) PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING MUNICIPALITIES', to make technical changes to the statutes regarding municipal constables.
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S.B. No. 88 (RAISED) PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING TEMPORARY HEALTH CARE STRUCTURES', to permit residents of this state to install temporary health care structures on their property.
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S.B. No. 89 (RAISED) PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING ADDITIONAL APPROPRIATIONS BY TOWN BOARDS OF FINANCE WITHOUT TOWN MEETING APPROVAL', to increase the amount of additional appropriations a town board of finance may appropriate without town meeting approval.
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S.B. No. 90 (RAISED) PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING RESPONSIBLE DEVELOPMENT', to require the Office of Policy and Management to study responsible development.
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S.B. No. 91 (RAISED) PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE INTEREST RATE ON DELINQUENT PROPERTY TAXES', to provide municipalities with a local option to charge interest on delinquent property taxes at a rate between ten and eighteen per cent per annum.
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S.J. No. 4 (COMM) ENVIRONMENT . 'RESOLUTION MEMORIALIZING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO PERMANENTLY PRESERVE PLUM ISLAND AS A NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE'
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S.J. No. 5 (COMM) ENVIRONMENT . 'RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE STATE CONSTITUTION CONCERNING THE ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES OF THE STATE'
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S.R. No. 4 SEN. LOONEY, 11th 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)'
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