SENATE
List of Bills

S.B. No. 136 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT REGULATING THE USE OF JETTED ARTICULATED VESSELS AND CERTAIN WATER SKIING DEVICES', to regulate the use of jetted articulated vessels such as flyboards and jet LEVS.
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S.B. No. 137 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SUSPENSION OF A HUNTING OR FISHING LICENSE FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR, PAY OR PLEA IN A HUNTING OR FISHING VIOLATION CASE', to establish consistency with other states that are part of the Interstate Wildlife Violators Compact by providing for the suspension of a hunting or fishing license when a person is cited for a violation of such license and fails to appear in court or respond to such citation.
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S.B. No. 138 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE TERM AND FEE FOR CERTAIN LICENSES ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND THE DESIGNATION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AS THE LEAD AGENCY FOR PURPOSES OF THE FOOD SAFETY MODERNIZATION ACT', to double the length of term and attendant fee for licenses relating to the milk industry and the pet industry and to designate the Department of Agriculture as the lead agency for purposes of the federal Food Safety Modernization Act.
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S.B. No. 139 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE AUTHORITY OF THE COMMISSIONER OF ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION TO ESTABLISH A TROUT STAMP', to authorize the Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection to establish a trout stamp.
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S.B. No. 140 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DUTIES OF THE CONNECTICUT MARKETING AUTHORITY', to authorize the Connecticut Marketing Authority to enter into leasing, permitting and licensing agreements concerning property under the authority's control.
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S.B. No. 141 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING REVISION OF DEFINITIONAL, TIMING AND PROCEDURAL PROVISIONS OF THE INLAND WETLANDS AND WATERCOURSES ACT', to revise certain definitions and timing provisions of the Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Act and delineate rights and responsibilities of municipalities and the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection under said act.
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S.B. No. 142 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO THE CONNECTICUT UNIFORM POWER OF ATTORNEY ACT AND ADOPTION OF THE CONNECTICUT UNIFORM RECOGNITION OF SUBSTITUTE DECISION-MAKING DOCUMENTS ACT', to: (1) Make minor revisions to the Connecticut Uniform Power of Attorney Act to ensure conformity with other provisions of the general statutes and consistency of all effective dates relating to implementation of the act, and (2) adopt the Connecticut Uniform Recognition of Substitute Decision-Making Documents Act.
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S.B. No. 143 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING STATE AGENCY COMPLIANCE WITH PROBATE COURT ORDERS', to require each state agency to follow any order, denial or decree of a Probate Court that is applicable to a determination made by the state agency, and clarify that a state agency has standing to appeal any such order, denial or decree to the Superior Court with respect to its applicability to the state agency's determination.
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S.B. No. 144 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING LAND THAT IS SUBJECT TO A CONSERVATION RESTRICTION HELD BY A NONPROFIT LAND-HOLDING ORGANIZATION', to clarify that possession, use or occupancy of land subject to a conservation restriction held by a nonprofit land-holding organization does not have the effect of terminating or modifying the conservation restriction.
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S.B. No. 145 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LABELLING OF FARM STAND EGGS', to ensure that all eggs are acceptable for consumption, regardless of their source.
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S.B. No. 146 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT . 'AN ACT CONCERNING CERTAIN REQUIREMENTS OF COMMISSION SALES STABLES', to provide for a two-year license for commission sales stables while amending certain animal identification and slaughtering requirements and providing the Commissioner of Agriculture with the authority to adopt regulations for animal handling and sanitation standards and commission sales stables recordkeeping requirements.
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S.B. No. 147 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT . 'AN ACT ASSISTING STUDENTS WITHOUT LEGAL IMMIGRATION STATUS WITH THE COST OF COLLEGE', to enable students without legal immigration status to be eligible for institutional financial assistance.
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S.B. No. 148 (RAISED) PROGRAM REVIEW AND INVESTIGATIONS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE WEAPONIZATION OF DRONES BASED ON A PROGRAM REVIEW AND INVESTIGATIONS COMMITTEE STUDY', to implement the program review and investigations committee recommendations concerning the weaponization of drones.
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S.B. No. 149 (RAISED) FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN EXEMPTION FROM THE ADMISSIONS TAX FOR EVENTS AT THE OAKDALE THEATRE', to exempt events at the Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford from the admissions tax.
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S.B. No. 150 (RAISED) HOUSING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING AUTOMATED HANDICAP DOORS FOR ELDERLY HOUSING COMPLEXES', to allow for easy entry by elderly, handicapped residents of elderly housing units.
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S.B. No. 151 (RAISED) HOUSING . 'AN ACT MAKING TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS TO STATUTES CONCERNING CONGREGATE HOUSING', to make changes to certain statutes concerning congregate housing.
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S.B. No. 152 (RAISED) HOUSING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DISCLOSURE OF HOUSING DISCRIMINATION AND FAIR HOUSING LAWS', to provide prospective owners of multifamily residential properties with conspicuous notice of federal and state fair housing laws.
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S.B. No. 153 (RAISED) HOUSING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING SECURITY DEPOSITS FOR AGE-RESTRICTED PUBLIC HOUSING', to enhance the preservation of age-restricted public housing for elderly persons on fixed incomes.
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S.B. No. 154 (RAISED) HOUSING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING SECURITY DEPOSITS', to allow tenants and residents to receive interest on security deposits in the form of a credit toward future rent payments.
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S.B. No. 155 (RAISED) HOUSING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ALLOCATION OF LOW INCOME HOUSING TAX CREDITS', to allocate affordable housing tax credits.
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S.B. No. 156 (RAISED) HOUSING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DATA COLLECTION AND ANALYSIS OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING', to implement regulations to streamline the data collection obligations of the Department of Housing.
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S.B. No. 157 (RAISED) HOUSING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING ADEQUATE AND SAFE HOUSING FOR THE ELDERLY AND YOUNGER PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES', to ensure adequate and safe state-assisted housing for the elderly and younger persons with disabilities.
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S.B. No. 158 (RAISED) INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE . 'AN ACT CONCERNING COST-SHARING FOR MAMMOGRAMS AND BREAST ULTRASOUNDS', to prohibit certain health insurance policies providing coverage of the type specified in subdivisions (1), (2), (4), (10), (11) and (12) of section 38a-469 of the general statutes delivered, issued for delivery, renewed, amended or continued in this state from imposing a copayment or deductible or annual or lifetime limits on mammograms and breast ultrasounds.
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S.B. No. 159 (RAISED) INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE INSURANCE DEPARTMENT'S MARKET CONDUCT AUTHORITY AND DATA CALL CONFIDENTIALITY', to (1) specify the governing procedures and definitions the Insurance Department may use to conduct market examinations, (2) specify the costs associated with market conduct examinations that domestic insurance companies and domestic health care centers are liable for, (3) establish immunity for persons conducting such examinations and provide for the confidentiality of examination reports, workpapers and other information obtained or reviewed by said department during such examination, and (4) authorize the issuance of data calls and provide for the confidentiality of data provided in response to data calls.
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S.B. No. 160 (RAISED) INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE . 'AN ACT CONCERNING INSUREDS' ACCESS TO HEALTH INSURERS FOR THE PROCESSING OF CERTAIN PRIOR AUTHORIZATION REQUESTS', to require health insurers that require prior authorization for the interhospital transfer of a newborn infant or such newborn infant's mother to establish and maintain a manned, twenty-four-hour telephone number for the issuance of decisions regarding such prior authorization requests.
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S.B. No. 161 (RAISED) AGING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING NOTIFICATION OF PENALTIES FOR ABUSE AND NEGLECT OF NURSING HOME RESIDENTS', to provide notification of the civil, criminal and administrative penalties for abuse and neglect of nursing home residents.
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S.B. No. 162 (RAISED) AGING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING A COMMUNITY SPOUSE'S ALLOWABLE ASSETS', to help spouses of nursing home residents to live independently longer in the community.
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S.B. No. 163 (RAISED) AGING . 'AN ACT PROVIDING PROTECTIONS FOR CONSUMERS APPLYING FOR REVERSE MORTGAGES', to provide consumer protections during the application process for a reverse annuity mortgage loan.
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S.B. No. 164 (RAISED) AGING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID COVERAGE OF TELEMONITORING SERVICES', to provide Medicaid coverage for home telemonitoring services by a home health care agency.
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S.B. No. 165 (RAISED) AGING . 'AN ACT EXPANDING ELIGIBILITY FOR THE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESPITE CARE PROGRAM', to expand eligibility for the Alzheimer's disease respite care program.
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S.B. No. 166 (RAISED) AGING . 'AN ACT EXPANDING UTILIZATION OF PATIENT-DESIGNATED CAREGIVERS', to facilitate caregiver utilization at nursing home facilities as well as hospitals.
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S.B. No. 167 (RAISED) AGING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF EMERGENCY POWER NEEDS IN PUBLIC HOUSING FOR THE ELDERLY', to ensure that elderly persons have sufficient backup power in emergencies.
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S.B. No. 168 (RAISED) ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING TRASH-TO-ENERGY FACILITIES', to require the chairperson of the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority to conduct a study pertaining to trash-to-energy facilities.
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S.B. No. 169 (RAISED) PROGRAM REVIEW AND INVESTIGATIONS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LABOR DEPARTMENT'S APPRENTICESHIP WEB SITE BASED ON A PROGRAM REVIEW AND INVESTIGATIONS COMMITTEE STUDY', to improve the Labor Department's oversight of and engagement with current and prospective apprentices and various apprenticeship programs in the state by updating the department's Internet web site, as recommended by the Program Review and Investigations Committee.
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S.B. No. 170 (RAISED) BANKING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE FORECLOSURE MEDIATION PROGRAM', to make certain improvements to the foreclosure mediation program, to emphasize Connecticut's public policy commitment to establishing a coherent state foreclosure policy through the foreclosure mediation program, and to encourage the federal courts to abstain under the Burford doctrine from hearing and deciding foreclosure cases that would be best served by the foreclosure mediation program.
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S.B. No. 171 (RAISED) BANKING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING ADVANCE RENTAL PAYMENTS', to provide greater protection to tenants and to reduce the current burden on landlords.
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S.B. No. 172 (RAISED) BANKING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING TECHNICAL REVISIONS TO THE CONNECTICUT UNIFORM SECURITIES ACT', to update for accuracy citations to the federal securities laws amended by the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act and other federal legislation.
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S.B. No. 173 (RAISED) BANKING . 'AN ACT CONCERNING CONNECTICUT FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS', to update certain provisions of the banking statutes related to Connecticut financial institutions.
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S.B. No. 174 (RAISED) EDUCATION . 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND IN-SERVICE TRAINING REQUIREMENTS FOR EDUCATORS', to establish a task force to examine issues related to the professional development and in-service training requirements for educators.
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S.B. No. 175 (RAISED) EDUCATION . 'AN ACT CONCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION', to authorize boards of education to affix the Connecticut State Seal of Biliteracy to diplomas; to make revisions to the exemption from the minimum budget requirement, requirements for interstate agreements relating to educator certification, qualifications for bilingual educator certification and the carry forward provision of the alliance district grant program; to establish a parent university program; and to make revisions to certain grant programs.
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S.B. No. 176 (RAISED) EDUCATION . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SMART START PROGRAM', to make revisions to the Connecticut Smart Start competitive grant program regarding priorities for applicants, how grant recipients are to allocate preschool program spaces, and the day when the preschool program is to commence each school year.
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S.B. No. 177 (RAISED) EDUCATION . 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY DECLINING STUDENT ENROLLMENT', to establish a task force to study declining student enrollment in school districts.
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S.B. No. 178 (RAISED) EDUCATION . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TECHNICAL REVISIONS TO THE EDUCATION AND EARLY CHILDHOOD STATUTES', to make technical revisions to the education and early childhood statutes.
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S.B. No. 179 (RAISED) EDUCATION . 'AN ACT CONCERNING EDUCATION ISSUES', to require the Department of Education to study issues relating to education in the state.
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S.B. No. 180 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PERMANENCY HEARINGS, YOUTH ADVISORY COUNCILS AND FOSTER FAMILIES', to enable children twelve years of age and older who are under the custody of the Department of Children and Families to have a more prominent voice during permanency hearings, to require youth advisory councils at certain child care facilities, to require the department to provide foster care family profiles to foster children and to solicit feedback from certain foster children to better recruit, train and retain high-quality foster parents.
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S.B. No. 181 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ACCESS TO RECORDS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES', to allow certain individuals access to records of the Department of Children and Families when the records pertain to a child receiving services from the department and the parent, guardian, foster parent or prospective adoptive parent with whom such child lives or is placed is convicted of certain crimes.
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S.B. No. 182 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE IDENTIFICATION OF CONNECTICUT'S CHILD PLACEMENT NEEDS', to help identify the services and programs needed in Connecticut in order to meet the treatment needs of Connecticut's children and avoid out-of-state placements.
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S.B. No. 183 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROGRAM OF FAMILY ASSESSMENT RESPONSE', to require the Department of Children and Families to submit an annual report on the program of family assessment response for inclusion in the annual report card on policies and programs affecting children.
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S.B. No. 184 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CHILDREN IN NEED OF SPECIAL SERVICES', to remove children and youths "in need of special services" from the statutory definition of children and youths who are "uncared for".
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S.B. No. 185 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REPORTING REQUIREMENTS AND MINOR AND TECHNICAL REVISIONS TO THE GENERAL STATUTES AFFECTING THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES', to make minor and technical revisions to the statutes affecting the Department of Children and Families.
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S.B. No. 186 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES WORKERS', to establish a crime of threatening a child protective services worker.
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S.B. No. 187 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING TRANSFERS OF GUARDIANSHIP', to permit the transfer of subsidies in cases where a guardian is removed and another is appointed, and to permit a permanent transfer of guardianship to fictive kin.
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S.B. No. 188 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW . 'AN ACT CONCERNING FARM WINERY RETAIL SALES HOURS AND FREE WINE TASTINGS AT FARMERS' MARKETS', to extend farm winery Sunday sales hours from 11:00am to 10:00pm and to allow free wine tastings of farm wine at farmers' markets.
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S.B. No. 189 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW . 'AN ACT CONCERNING IRREVOCABLE FUNERAL SERVICE CONTRACTS', to raise the maximum allowable amount for irrevocable funeral service contracts.
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S.B. No. 190 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION', to efficiently organize the Department of Consumer Protection.
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S.B. No. 191 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW . 'AN ACT CONCERNING INSTALLERS OF RESIDENTIAL STAIR LIFTS', to allow registered home improvement contractors to install residential stair lifts.
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S.B. No. 192 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW . 'AN ACT CONCERNING DAILY FANTASY SPORTS', to protect consumers who play daily fantasy sports contests from unfair or deceptive acts or practices.
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S.B. No. 193 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW . 'AN ACT INCREASING THE POPULATION THRESHOLD REQUIREMENT FOR THE ISSUANCE OF PACKAGE STORE PERMITS', to increase the population threshold requirement for the issuance of a package store permit.
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S.B. No. 194 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW . 'AN ACT CONCERNING ELECTRONIC PRESCRIPTION DRUG MONITORING PROGRAM REPORTING', to allow pharmacies and dispensers to report prescription dispensing information pursuant to the electronic prescription drug monitoring program not later than the next day after dispensing such prescriptions.
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S.B. No. 195 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW . 'AN ACT PROHIBITING PACKAGE STORES AND CERTAIN OTHER PERMIT HOLDERS FROM SELLING OR DISPENSING ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR ON EASTER', to prohibit package store and certain other alcoholic liquor permit holders from selling or dispensing alcoholic liquor on Easter.
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S.B. No. 196 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW . 'AN ACT PROTECTING CONSUMERS', to protect consumers.
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S.B. No. 197 (RAISED) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING VETERANS, DISCRIMINATORY PRACTICES AND THE COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND OPPORTUNITIES', to (1) protect against certain discriminatory practices on the basis of an individual's status as a veteran, and (2) require the presiding officer at a hearing conducted upon a complaint of a discriminatory employment practice, and upon a finding of such practice, to determine the full extent of damages suffered and costs incurred by the complainant.
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S.B. No. 198 (RAISED) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING ACTIVE DUTY MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES AND DELINQUENT PROPERTY TAXES', to exempt active duty military personnel from delinquent tax penalties and interest while on duty outside of the United States.
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S.B. No. 199 (RAISED) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE OBSERVANCE OF VETERANS' DAY', to prohibit public school sessions on Veterans' Day.
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S.B. No. 200 (RAISED) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING A CAPITOL MEMORIAL FOR WORLD WAR II MERCHANT MARINES', to establish and place on the State Capitol grounds a memorial honoring the service of members of the Merchant Marine of the United States during the Second World War.
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S.B. No. 201 (RAISED) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE POSTHUMOUS AWARDING OF THE CONNECTICUT WARTIME SERVICE MEDAL', to expand the posthumous awarding of the service in time of war medal and ribbon to any veteran who died after World War I.
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S.B. No. 202 (RAISED) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING VETERANS' PROPERTY TAXES', to increase from ten thousand dollars to fifteen thousand dollars the maximum property tax exemption a municipality may provide to veterans or their surviving spouses.
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S.B. No. 203 (RAISED) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING AMERICAN LEGION STATE FUND COMMISSION TRANSPARENCY', to implement a recommendation of the Auditors of Public Accounts contained in their annual report to the General Assembly.
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S.B. No. 204 (RAISED) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'AN ACT ELIMINATING SIMULTANEOUS MEMBERSHIP IN MULTIPLE UNITS OF THE STATE MILITARY', to eliminate the requirement that the several companies of the Governor's Guard be filled by voluntary enlistments.
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S.B. No. 205 (RAISED) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING WOMEN VETERANS', to continue building awareness of women veterans' issues and address their unique needs by expanding opportunities for outreach and support by the Department of Veterans' Affairs.
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S.B. No. 206 (RAISED) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONNECTICUT WARTIME SERVICE MEDAL', to expand the awarding of the Connecticut Wartime Service Medal to those currently serving on active duty in this state.
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S.B. No. 207 (RAISED) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING AWARD OF THE MEDAL OF ACHIEVEMENT', to expand award of the medal of achievement to include any member of the state militia or the United States armed forces.
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S.B. No. 208 (RAISED) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING TECHNICAL AND CONFORMING CHANGES AND UPDATES TO THE DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS STATUTES', to clarify definitions and terminology related to the Department of Veterans Affairs and make technical and conforming changes.
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S.B. No. 209 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH'S RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING THE PROTECTION OF RESIDENTS IN HEALTH CARE INSTITUTIONS', to implement the Department of Public Health's recommendations regarding the responsibilities of nursing home facility administrators, the process after receipt of a citation by a nursing home facility or residential care home, penalties for violations and appointment of temporary management.
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S.B. No. 210 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING WORKERS' COMPENSATION LIABILITY FOR INDIVIDUALS RECEIVING SERVICES FROM PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANTS', to shift workers' compensation liability for personal care attendants from the consumer to the state by considering such personal care attendants to be state employees for the purposes of chapter 568 of the general statutes.
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S.B. No. 211 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT ALLOWING EMPLOYERS TO PAY WAGES USING PAYROLL CARDS', to allow employers to pay employees wages using payroll cards and to allow certain wage and hour information provided by an employer to employees to be delivered electronically provided certain conditions are met.
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S.J. No. 29 (COMM) VETERANS' AFFAIRS . 'RESOLUTION HONORING AMERICA'S FALLEN SOLDIERS'
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