Veterans' Affairs Committee

PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

1:00 PM in Room 1D of the LOB

I. BILLS FOR REVIEW

1. Proposed S.B. No. 136 AN ACT CONCERNING FARM VEHICLE NUMBER PLATES FOR CERTAIN VETERANS. (VA)

2. Proposed S.B. No. 342 AN ACT EXPANDING THE DEFINITION OF "VETERAN". (VA)

3. Proposed S.B. No. 503 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR DISCOUNTED HUNTING, TRAPPING AND FISHING LICENSES FOR CERTAIN VETERANS. (VA)

4. Proposed H.B. No. 5194 AN ACT WAIVING THE REGISTRATION AND ADMINISTRATION FEES FOR VETERANS WHO ARE QUALIFYING PATIENTS FOR THE PALLIATIVE USE OF MARIJUANA. (VA)

5. Proposed H.B. No. 5306 AN ACT CONCERNING VETERAN STATUS ON MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR'S LICENSES AND IDENTITY CARDS. (VA)

6. Proposed H.B. No. 5395 AN ACT CONCERNING CERTAIN PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS FOR VETERANS. (VA)

7. Proposed H.B. No. 5578 AN ACT ELIMINATING THE FEE FOR THE ISSUANCE OF PURPLE HEART NUMBER PLATES. (VA)

8. Proposed H.B. No. 5580 AN ACT CONCERNING CERTAIN VETERANS DISCHARGED DUE TO POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER OR TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY. (VA)

9. Proposed H.B. No. 6061 AN ACT WAIVING THE FEE FOR HAVING DRIVER'S LICENSES OR IDENTITY CARDS REISSUED PRIOR TO EXPIRATION WITH AN INDICATION OF STATUS AS A VETERAN. (VA)

10. Proposed H.B. No. 6065 AN ACT CONCERNING PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION FOR VETERANS. (VA)

11. Proposed H.B. No. 6069 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE HONORARY RANK OF CONNECTICUT COMMODORE. (VA)

12. Proposed H.B. No. 6072 AN ACT CONCERNING POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER ISSUES IMPACTING VETERANS INVOLVED IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM. (VA)

13. Proposed H.B. No. 6074 AN ACT REDUCING OR ELIMINATING OCCUPATIONAL LICENSING FEES FOR VETERANS AND THEIR SPOUSES. (VA)

14. Proposed H.B. No. 6285 AN ACT RENAMING THE STATE MILITARY TRAINING FACILITY IN NIANTIC AS CAMP NETT. (VA)

15. Proposed H.B. No. 6287 AN ACT WAIVING THE INITIAL AND ANNUAL RENEWAL FEES FOR VETERANS WHO ARE QUALIFYING PATIENTS FOR THE PALLIATIVE USE OF MARIJUANA. (VA)

16. Proposed H.B. No. 6288 AN ACT ELIMINATING THE FEE FOR HAVING A MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR'S LICENSE OR IDENTITY CARD REISSUED PRIOR TO EXPIRATION WITH AN INDICATION OF STATUS AS A VETERAN. (VA)

17. Proposed H.B. No. 6506 AN ACT WAIVING CERTAIN VETERANS' RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE STEP-UP PROGRAM. (VA)

18. S.J. No. 25 RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF RECOGNIZING WOMEN IN THE CADET NURSE CORPS DURING WORLD WAR II AS VETERANS. (VA)