Appropriations Committee

PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA

Friday, March 24, 2017

10:30 AM in Room 2C of the LOB

I. BILLS FOR REVIEW

1. Proposed S.B. No. 52 AN ACT REDUCING THE SALARY OF MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

2. Proposed S.B. No. 86 AN ACT INCREASING COPAYS UNDER STATE EMPLOYEE HEALTH CARE PLANS.

3. Proposed S.B. No. 87 AN ACT INCREASING CONTRIBUTIONS BY STATE EMPLOYEES TO THE STATE EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT SYSTEM.

4. Proposed S.B. No. 88 AN ACT CONCERNING RETIREMENT AND HEALTH CARE BENEFITS FOR CERTAIN STATE EMPLOYEES.

5. Proposed S.B. No. 90 AN ACT EXCLUDING REIMBURSEMENTS TO STATE EMPLOYEES FOR MILEAGE AND PAYMENTS FOR OVERTIME FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME.

6. Proposed S.B. No. 91 AN ACT PROHIBITING RECEIPT OF STATE RETIREMENT INCOME DURING TIMES OF REEMPLOYMENT WITH THE STATE.

7. Proposed S.B. No. 92 AN ACT ELIMINATING LONGEVITY PAYMENTS AND OVERTIME COMPENSATION FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME FOR STATE EMPLOYEES.

8. Proposed S.B. No. 146 AN ACT CONCERNING DEFINED CONTRIBUTION RETIREMENT PLANS FOR NEW STATE EMPLOYEES.

9. Proposed S.B. No. 147 AN ACT ELIMINATING MILEAGE REIMBURSEMENTS, LONGEVITY PAYMENTS AND OVERTIME COMPENSATION FROM THE CALCULATION OF PENSIONS FOR STATE AND MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES.

10. Proposed S.B. No. 148 AN ACT REQUIRING LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL OF STATE EMPLOYEE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.

11. Proposed S.B. No. 149 AN ACT EXCLUDING OVERTIME PAYMENTS, LONGEVITY PAY AND REIMBURSEMENT FOR MILEAGE FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME OF STATE AND MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES.

12. Proposed S.B. No. 150 AN ACT EXCLUDING OVERTIME PAYMENTS, LONGEVITY PAY AND REIMBURSEMENT FOR MILEAGE FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME OF STATE EMPLOYEES.

13. Proposed S.B. No. 158 AN ACT DEFINING "INSUFFICIENT FUNDS" FOR PURPOSES OF REJECTION OF STATE EMPLOYEE ARBITRATION AWARDS.

14. Proposed S.B. No. 159 AN ACT EXCLUDING OVERTIME PAYMENTS, LONGEVITY PAY AND REIMBURSEMENT FOR MILEAGE FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME OF STATE EMPLOYEES.

15. Proposed S.B. No. 268 AN ACT REQUIRING STATE EMPLOYEE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS AND ARBITRATION AWARDS TO BE APPROVED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

16. Proposed S.B. No. 270 AN ACT EXCLUDING MILEAGE REIMBURSEMENTS FROM THE CALCULATION OF LEGISLATORS' RETIREMENT INCOME.

17. Proposed S.B. No. 280 AN ACT REQUIRING LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL OF CERTAIN AGREEMENTS.

18. Proposed S.B. No. 283 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PAYMENT OF A JUDICIAL PENSION TO A PERSON WHO REENTERS STATE SERVICE.

19. Proposed S.B. No. 346 AN ACT CONCERNING STATE EMPLOYEES AND THE TRANSFER OF RETIREMENT BENEFITS.

20. Proposed S.B. No. 347 AN ACT CONCERNING RETIREMENT AND HEALTH CARE BENEFITS FOR CERTAIN STATE EMPLOYEES.

21. Proposed S.B. No. 348 AN ACT INCREASING COPAYS UNDER STATE EMPLOYEE HEALTH CARE PLANS.

22. Proposed S.B. No. 367 AN ACT EXCLUDING OVERTIME PAYMENTS, LONGEVITY PAY AND REIMBURSEMENT FOR MILEAGE FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME OF STATE EMPLOYEES.

23. Proposed S.B. No. 368 AN ACT REMOVING PENSIONS FROM THE SCOPE OF COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS FOR STATE EMPLOYEES.

24. Proposed S.B. No. 371 AN ACT EXCLUDING OVERTIME PAY FROM THE CALCULATION OF STATE EMPLOYEE PENSION BENEFITS.

25. Proposed S.B. No. 464 AN ACT REQUIRING APPROVAL OF COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.

26. Proposed S.B. No. 537 AN ACT EXCLUDING HEALTH CARE AND PENSION BENEFITS FROM COLLECTIVE BARGAINING FOR STATE EMPLOYEES.

27. Proposed S.B. No. 578 AN ACT INCREASING CONTRIBUTIONS BY STATE EMPLOYEES TO THE STATE EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT SYSTEM.

28. Proposed S.B. No. 612 AN ACT CONCERNING STATE PENSION PAYOUTS BASED ON RETIREE AGE.

29. Proposed H.B. No. 5001 AN ACT PREVENTING OVERTIME PAYMENTS FROM BEING USED TO CALCULATE THE RETIREMENT INCOME OF STATE EMPLOYEES.

30. Proposed H.B. No. 5006 AN ACT CONCERNING STATE EMPLOYEES WHO ARE EXEMPT FROM CLASSIFIED SERVICE AND DEFINED CONTRIBUTION RETIREMENT PLANS.

31. Proposed H.B. No. 5009 AN ACT CONCERNING EXCLUSIONS FROM THE CALCULATION OF STATE EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT INCOME.

32. Proposed H.B. No. 5010 AN ACT REDUCING THE SALARIES OF ALL ELECTED AND APPOINTED STATE OFFICIALS BY TEN PER CENT.

33. Proposed H.B. No. 5011 AN ACT DECREASING LEGISLATIVE POSTAL COSTS.

34. Proposed H.B. No. 5012 AN ACT CONCERNING PENSION AND HEALTH CARE BENEFITS FOR STATE EMPLOYEES AND OFFICIALS EXEMPT FROM CLASSIFIED SERVICE.

35. Proposed H.B. No. 5013 AN ACT REQUIRING THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO VOTE ON ALL STATE EMPLOYEE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS AND STIPULATIONS.

36. Proposed H.B. No. 5015 AN ACT CONCERNING RETIREMENT HEALTH CARE AND PENSION PAYMENTS FOR STATE EMPLOYEES INCLUDED IN CERTAIN COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.

37. Proposed H.B. No. 5016 AN ACT CONCERNING VOTING BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ON COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS AND AGREEMENTS AND STIPULATIONS IN CONNECTION WITH A LAWSUIT.

38. Proposed H.B. No. 5017 AN ACT PREVENTING OVERTIME PAYMENTS FROM BEING USED TO CALCULATE THE RETIREMENT INCOME OF STATE EMPLOYEES.

39. Proposed H.B. No. 5221 AN ACT CONCERNING VOTING BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ON COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS AND AGREEMENTS AND STIPULATIONS IN CONNECTION WITH A LAWSUIT.

40. Proposed H.B. No. 5329 AN ACT REDUCING THE SALARIES OF LEGISLATORS, COMMISSIONERS OF STATE AGENCIES AND THE GOVERNOR.

41. Proposed H.B. No. 5330 AN ACT REQUIRING STATE EMPLOYEE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS TO BE APPROVED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

42. Proposed H.B. No. 5331 AN ACT STUDYING A FORTY-HOUR WORK WEEK FOR STATE EMPLOYEES.

43. Proposed H.B. No. 5333 AN ACT PROHIBITING OVERTIME PAYMENTS FROM BEING USED TO CALCULATE THE RETIREMENT INCOME OF STATE EMPLOYEES.

44. Proposed H.B. No. 5334 AN ACT REQUIRING THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO VOTE ON ALL STATE EMPLOYEE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.

45. Proposed H.B. No. 5335 AN ACT LIMITING COST-OF-LIVING INCREASES TO STATE EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT PAYMENTS.

46. Proposed H.B. No. 5397 AN ACT EXCLUDING REIMBURSEMENTS TO STATE EMPLOYEES FOR MILEAGE FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME.

47. Proposed H.B. No. 5399 AN ACT EXCLUDING OVERTIME PAYMENTS FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME OF STATE EMPLOYEES.

48. Proposed H.B. No. 5464 AN ACT INCREASING CONTRIBUTIONS BY STATE EMPLOYEES TO THE STATE EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT SYSTEM.

49. Proposed H.B. No. 5468 AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEGISLATIVE TRANSPORTATION ALLOWANCE AND PENSION CALCULATIONS.

50. Proposed H.B. No. 5469 AN ACT REQUIRING LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL OF STATE EMPLOYEE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.

51. Proposed H.B. No. 5594 AN ACT CONCERNING DEFINED CONTRIBUTION RETIREMENT PLANS FOR CERTAIN STATE EMPLOYEES.

52. Proposed H.B. No. 5596 AN ACT CONCERNING THE CALCULATION OF STATE EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT INCOME.

53. Proposed H.B. No. 5598 AN ACT CONCERNING DEFINED CONTRIBUTION RETIREMENT PLANS FOR NEWLY HIRED STATE EMPLOYEES.

54. Proposed H.B. No. 5689 AN ACT CONCERNING A DEFINED CONTRIBUTION RETIREMENT PLAN FOR STATE EMPLOYEES.

55. Proposed H.B. No. 5690 AN ACT EXCLUDING REIMBURSEMENTS FOR MILEAGE AND PAYMENTS FOR OVERTIME TO STATE EMPLOYEES AND LEGISLATORS FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME.

56. Proposed H.B. No. 5691 AN ACT ELIMINATING REIMBURSEMENTS TO STATE EMPLOYEES FOR MILEAGE FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME.

57. Proposed H.B. No. 5692 AN ACT EXCLUDING REIMBURSEMENTS TO STATE EMPLOYEES FOR MILEAGE AND PAYMENTS FOR OVERTIME FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME.

58. Proposed H.B. No. 5693 AN ACT REQUIRING THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO VOTE ON STATE EMPLOYEE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.

59. Proposed H.B. No. 5695 AN ACT CONCERNING THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME FOR NEWLY HIRED STATE EMPLOYEES.

60. Proposed H.B. No. 5696 AN ACT CONCERNING DEFINED CONTRIBUTION RETIREMENT PLANS FOR NEWLY HIRED STATE EMPLOYEES.

61. Proposed H.B. No. 5698 AN ACT EXCLUDING REIMBURSEMENTS TO STATE EMPLOYEES FOR MILEAGE AND PAYMENTS FOR OVERTIME FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME.

62. Proposed H.B. No. 5699 AN ACT REDUCING THE SALARIES OF ALL ELECTED AND APPOINTED STATE OFFICIALS BY TEN PER CENT.

63. Proposed H.B. No. 5780 AN ACT CONCERNING DEFINED CONTRIBUTION RETIREMENT PLANS FOR NEWLY HIRED STATE EMPLOYEES.

64. Proposed H.B. No. 5781 AN ACT EXCLUDING OVERTIME PAY TO STATE EMPLOYEES AND MILEAGE REIMBURSEMENTS TO LEGISLATORS FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME.

65. Proposed H.B. No. 5782 AN ACT CONCERNING VOTING BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ON COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS, AND AGREEMENTS AND STIPULATIONS IN CONNECTION WITH A LAWSUIT.

66. Proposed H.B. No. 5783 AN ACT CONCERNING RETIREMENT AND HEALTH CARE BENEFITS FOR CERTAIN STATE EMPLOYEES AND OFFICIALS EXEMPT FROM CLASSIFIED SERVICE.

67. Proposed H.B. No. 5829 AN ACT CONCERNING COPAYS UNDER STATE EMPLOYEE HEALTH CARE PLANS.

68. Proposed H.B. No. 5833 AN ACT INCREASING COPAYS UNDER STATE EMPLOYEE HEALTH CARE PLANS.

69. Proposed H.B. No. 5838 AN ACT EXCLUDING RETIREMENT AND HEALTH CARE BENEFITS FROM COLLECTIVE BARGAINING BY STATE EMPLOYEES.

70. Proposed H.B. No. 5841 AN ACT CONCERNING A CAP ON STATE EDUCATIONAL REIMBURSEMENT FOR STATE EMPLOYEES.

71. Proposed H.B. No. 5847 AN ACT ELIMINATING REIMBURSEMENTS TO LEGISLATORS FOR MILEAGE FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME.

72. Proposed H.B. No. 5848 AN ACT CONCERNING EXCLUSIONS FROM THE CALCULATION OF STATE EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT INCOME.

73. Proposed H.B. No. 5849 AN ACT EXCLUDING MILEAGE AND OTHER REIMBURSEMENTS TO LEGISLATORS FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME.

74. Proposed H.B. No. 6079 AN ACT REQUIRING LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL OF COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.

75. Proposed H.B. No. 6080 AN ACT REQUIRING A LEGISLATIVE VOTE ON COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.

76. Proposed H.B. No. 6082 AN ACT DEFINING "INSUFFICIENT FUNDS" FOR PURPOSES OF LEGISLATIVE REJECTION OF STATE EMPLOYEE ARBITRATION AWARDS.

77. Proposed H.B. No. 6083 AN ACT LIMITING THE DURATION OF STATE EMPLOYEE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.

78. Proposed H.B. No. 6084 AN ACT ELIMINATING REIMBURSEMENTS TO STATE EMPLOYEES FOR MILEAGE FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME.

79. Proposed H.B. No. 6085 AN ACT CONCERNING VOTING BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ON COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.

80. Proposed H.B. No. 6086 AN ACT REMOVING MILEAGE REIMBURSEMENTS FROM THE CALCULATION OF STATE EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT INCOME.

81. Proposed H.B. No. 6087 AN ACT CONCERNING STATE EMPLOYEE PENSION CALCULATIONS.

82. Proposed H.B. No. 6088 AN ACT CONCERNING THE CALCULATION OF STATE EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT INCOME.

83. Proposed H.B. No. 6089 AN ACT CONCERNING DEFINED CONTRIBUTION RETIREMENT PLANS FOR NEW STATE EMPLOYEES.

84. Proposed H.B. No. 6090 AN ACT REQUIRING THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO VOTE ON STATE EMPLOYEE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.

85. Proposed H.B. No. 6093 AN ACT EXCLUDING RETIREMENT BENEFITS FROM COLLECTIVE BARGAINING BY STATE AND MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES.

86. Proposed H.B. No. 6094 AN ACT PROHIBITING OVERTIME PAYMENTS FROM BEING USED TO CALCULATE THE RETIREMENT INCOME OF STATE EMPLOYEES.

87. Proposed H.B. No. 6095 AN ACT ELIMINATING REIMBURSEMENTS TO LEGISLATORS FOR MILEAGE FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME.

88. Proposed H.B. No. 6098 AN ACT CONCERNING PENSION AND HEALTH CARE BENEFITS FOR STATE EMPLOYEES AND OFFICIALS EXEMPT FROM CLASSIFIED SERVICE AND HEALTH CARE BENEFITS FOR STATE RETIREES.

89. Proposed H.B. No. 6292 AN ACT PROHIBITING ELECTED OFFICIALS FROM RECEIVING A STATE PENSION.

90. Proposed H.B. No. 6293 AN ACT ELIMINATING NONFEDERAL STATE HOLIDAYS.

91. Proposed H.B. No. 6295 AN ACT CONCERNING PENSION CONTRIBUTIONS, COST-OF-LIVING ADJUSTMENTS AND DEFINED BENEFIT CONTRIBUTION PLANS.

92. Proposed H.B. No. 6508 AN ACT EXCLUDING PAYMENTS OF OVERTIME FROM THE CALCULATION OF STATE EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT INCOME.

93. Proposed H.B. No. 6509 AN ACT CONCERNING DEFINED CONTRIBUTION RETIREMENT PLANS FOR NEWLY HIRED STATE EMPLOYEES.

94. Proposed H.B. No. 6512 AN ACT CONCERNING VOTING BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ON COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS AND AGREEMENTS AND STIPULATIONS IN CONNECTION WITH A LAWSUIT.

95. Proposed H.B. No. 6513 AN ACT CONCERNING VOTING BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ON COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS AND AGREEMENTS AND STIPULATIONS IN CONNECTION WITH A LAWSUIT.

96. Proposed H.B. No. 6515 AN ACT REQUIRING A LEGISLATIVE VOTE ON COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS.