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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5446

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 934

 

*00934*

Referred to Committee on LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. MUSHINSKY, 85th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE HIRING OF CONNECTICUT WORKERS FOR MAJOR PROJECTS FUNDED BY BONDS OF THE STATE.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to require contractors awarded major projects funded by bonds of the state to give hiring preference to Connecticut workers and to provide such workers a livable wage.

Statement of Purpose:

To improve the hiring of Connecticut workers on major projects funded by bonds of the state.