JOURNAL OF THE SENATE

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The Senate was called to order at 10: 40 a. m. in accordance with the provisions of Senate Rule 9(f), and under the authority of the President Pro Tempore and the Senate Republican Leader.

The prayer was offered by Acting Chaplain, Carmela Balducci of Deep River, Connecticut.

The following is the prayer:

St. Joseph, protect our State.   Pour forth heaven's blessings on our Legislators. Remain in our midst. Help us to live in love and harmony, in peace and joy.  May the love of God strengthen us that virtue may adorn all that we do.

Pursuant to Senate Rule 9(f) the Senate is called into Session, by the Office of the Senate Clerk's under the authority of the President Pro Tempore and the Senate Republican Leader.

It is hereby moved that Senate Agenda Number 1, dated March 22, 2017, is adopted, the items on said Agenda shall be acted upon as indicated and that the Agenda shall be incorporated into the Senate Journal and Senate Transcript.

REPORT

The following report was received, read by the Clerk and referred to the Committee indicated:

Report – Auditors of Public Accounts – Connecticut State Employees' Campaign for Charitable Giving for the 2013 and 2014 Campaigns. (Pursuant to Section 2-90 of the Connecticut General Statutes) Date received: March 21, 2017

Referred to Joint Committee on Legislative Management

FAVORABLE REPORT OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

SENATE RESOLUTION

The following favorable report was received from the Joint Standing Committee indicated, read the second time and tabled for the calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. J. No. 35 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF GAIL MCKINLEY-ANDERSON OF LONGMEADOW, MASSACHUSETTS TO BE REAPPOINTED A MEMBER OF THE EDUCATION ARBITRATION BOARD.

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEES

SENATE BILLS

The following favorable reports were received from the Joint Standing Committees indicated, read the second time and tabled for the calendar and printing.

BANKING. S. B. No. 616 (COMM) (File No. 146) AN ACT EXEMPTING SALES FINANCE COMPANIES FROM RECORD RETENTION REQUIREMENTS FOR RETAIL INSTALLMENT CONTRACTS AND APPLICATIONS COVERING THE RETAIL SALE OF AGRICULTURAL VEHICLES.

BANKING. Substitute for S. B. No. 780 (RAISED) (File No. 152) AN ACT CONCERNING BROKER PRICE OPINIONS.

COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. S. B. No. 764 (RAISED) (File No. 148) AN ACT CONCERNING CHILDREN'S HEALTH.

COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. S. B. No. 765 (RAISED) (File No. 149) AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES.

COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. Substitute for S. B. No. 767 (RAISED) (File No. 150) AN ACT CONCERNING CHILDHOOD OBESITY.

COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. Substitute for S. B. No. 769 (RAISED) (File No. 151) AN ACT CONCERNING CONCUSSIONS AND YOUTH ATHLETIC ACTIVITIES CONDUCTED ON PUBLIC ATHLETIC FIELDS.

COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. S. B. No. 783 (RAISED) (File No. 153) AN ACT CONCERNING CHILDREN'S DEVELOPMENT.

COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. S. B. No. 784 (RAISED) (File No. 154) AN ACT CONCERNING CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS.

COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. Substitute for S. B. No. 894 (RAISED) (File No. 161) AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE STATE OVERSIGHT COUNCIL ON CHILDREN AND FAMILIES.

COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. Substitute for S. B. No. 895 (RAISED) (File No. 162) AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES' STANDARDS AND REPORTING REQUIREMENTS.

GENERAL LAW. Substitute for S. B. No. 353 (COMM) (File No. 142) AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN APPRENTICE, JOURNEYMEN AND CONTRACTOR WORKING GROUP.

GENERAL LAW. Substitute for S. B. No. 485 (COMM) (File No. 143) AN ACT CONCERNING NOTICE TO THE DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION REGARDING DEPLETION ALLOWANCES FOR WINE OR SPIRITS, REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS FOR CRAFT BEER AND FARMERS' MARKET WINE SALES PERMITS.

HOUSING. Substitute for S. B. No. 752 (COMM) (File No. 147) AN ACT REQUIRING A STUDY OF CONNECTICUT'S HOUSING INVENTORY AND CURRENT AND FUTURE HOUSING NEEDS.

HOUSING. S. B. No. 814 (RAISED) (File No. 156) AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A PILOT PROGRAM FOR THE MEDIATION OF CONDOMINIUM-RELATED DISPUTES.

HOUSING. Substitute for S. B. No. 815 (RAISED) (File No. 157) AN ACT MAKING MINOR REVISIONS TO STATUTES REGARDING BOND-FINANCED HOUSING PROGRAMS AND THE HOMELESSNESS PREVENTION AND RESPONSE FUND AND REQUIRING LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL OF QUALIFIED ALLOCATION PLANS.

INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE. S. B. No. 544 (COMM) (File No. 144) AN ACT REQUIRING PRIOR LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL OF INCREASES IN ASSESSMENTS AND USER FEES CHARGED BY THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE.

INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE. S. B. No. 546 (COMM) (File No. 145) AN ACT CONCERNING PARTICIPATING PROVIDER DIRECTORIES AND PROVIDERS ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS ON AN OUTPATIENT SERVICES BASIS.

INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE. Substitute for S. B. No. 809 (RAISED) (File No. 155) AN ACT ENABLING THE INSURANCE COMMISSIONER TO ADOPT REGULATIONS CONCERNING CREDITS FOR REINSURANCE AND MAKING MINOR CONFORMING CHANGES TO STATUTES CONCERNING REINSURANCE.

PUBLIC HEALTH. Substitute for S. B. No. 34 (COMM) (File No. 140) AN ACT CONCERNING THE RECOGNITION OF STROKE CENTERS AND STROKE-READY HOSPITALS.

PUBLIC HEALTH. S. B. No. 126 (COMM) (File No. 141) AN ACT CONCERNING COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS.

PUBLIC HEALTH. S. B. No. 841 (RAISED) (File No. 158) AN ACT CONCERNING EMBALMERS AND FUNERAL DIRECTORS.

VETERANS' AFFAIRS. Substitute for S. B. No. 854 (RAISED) (File No. 159) AN ACT CONCERNING TUITION AND FEE WAIVERS FOR VETERANS AND MEMBERS OF THE CONNECTICUT NATIONAL GUARD AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

VETERANS' AFFAIRS. Substitute for S. B. No. 858 (RAISED) (File No. 160) AN ACT CONCERNING MILITARY DEPARTMENT VOLUNTEERS.

VETERANS' AFFAIRS. Substitute for S. B. No. 916 (RAISED) (File No. 163) AN ACT CONCERNING MINOR AND CONFORMING CHANGES TO STATUTES CONCERNING VETERANS.

VETERANS' AFFAIRS. Substitute for S. B. No. 917 (RAISED) (File No. 164) AN ACT CONCERNING DISCRIMINATORY PRACTICES AGAINST VETERANS, LEAVES OF ABSENCE FOR NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS, REGISTRATION FOR CERTAIN MEDICAID PROGRAMS AND DISCLOSURE OF CERTAIN RECORDS TO FEDERAL MILITARY LAW ENFORCEMENT.

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEES

CHANGES OF REFERENCE

HOUSE BILLS

The following favorable reports on House Bills recommending a change of reference were received from the Joint Standing Committees indicated, the reports of the Committees accepted, and the bills referred as recommended:

COMMERCE. H. B. No. 5226 (COMM) AN ACT MANDATING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE LEARN HERE, LIVE HERE PROGRAM.

Referred to Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding

COMMERCE. Substitute for H. B. No. 6746 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING A BIOSCIENCE AND BIOTECHNOLOGY INVESTMENT TAX CREDIT.

Referred to Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding

COMMERCE. Substitute for H. B. No. 7063 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING INFORMATION INCLUDED IN THE NOTICE OF INTENDED ACTION FOR PROPOSED REGULATIONS.

Referred to Committee on Government Administration and Elections

COMMERCE. H. B. No. 7064 (RAISED) AN ACT EXTENDING THE MANUFACTURING APPRENTICESHIP TAX CREDIT TO PASS-THROUGH ENTITIES.

Referred to Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding

INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE. Substitute for H. B. No. 6887 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING MENTAL HEALTH CARE SERVICES AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES PROVIDED BY CERTIFIED PEER COUNSELORS.

Referred to Committee on Public Health

INTRODUCTION OF BILLS

SENATE AND HOUSE BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

In accordance with the provisions of Senate Rule 9(f), the first reading of the following bills and resolutions was waived, the list of bills and resolutions as prepared by the Clerks was accepted, and the bills and resolutions referred to the Committees as indicated thereon in concurrence:

JUDICIARY

S. B. No. 1044 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A DEFINITE PERIOD OF LICENSE SUSPENSION IN THE CASE OF A PERSON WHO DOES NOT USE AN APPROVED IGNITION INTERLOCK DEVICE', to provide for a definite motor vehicle license suspension period in the case of a person who does not use an approved ignition interlock device.

S. B. No. 1045 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS TO THE GENERAL STATUTES', to make technical corrections to the general statutes.

H. B. No. 5743 (COMM) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING HATE CRIMES', to increase penalties for hate crimes, provide that probation for hate crimes may include related community service, broaden threatening statutes to include threats directed against houses of worship, religious community centers and day care centers, broaden hate crimes to include bias against the gender of a person, establish a State-Wide Hate Crimes Advisory Council, establish text and telephone hotlines to provide assistance for persons inquiring about or reporting hate crimes with funding provided through a minimum fine structure for hate crimes and provide employees protections if they need limited time from work to care for a child whose school or day care center is evacuated or closed due to a threat of violence.

H. B. No. 7302 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ISOLATED CONFINEMENT AND CORRECTIONAL STAFF TRAINING AND WELLNESS', to codify procedures concerning isolated confinement, provide for greater transparency concerning isolated confinement and provide training and wellness initiatives for correctional staff.

H. B. No. 7303 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND OPPORTUNITIES AND THE RESOLUTION OF COMPLAINTS FILED WITH SAID COMMISSION', to make various revisions relating to the administration of the Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities to the processes utilized by said Commission when handling complaints that allege the commission of a discriminatory practice.

H. B. No. 7304 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING COMPUTER EXTORTION BY USE OF RANSOMWARE', to establish the crime of computer extortion by the use of ransomware.

H. B. No. 7305 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO VARIOUS PROVISIONS OF THE GENERAL STATUTES', to make various revisions to provisions of the general statutes.

H. B. No. 7306 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RESALE OF GIFT CERTIFICATES OBTAINED BY EXCHANGING STOLEN MERCHANDISE', to criminalize the resale of fraudulently obtained gift certificates.

H. B. No. 7307 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ALVIN W. PENN RACIAL PROFILING PROHIBITION ACT AND PEDESTRIAN STOPS', to extend the provisions of the Alvin W. Penn Racial Profiling Prohibition Act to cover pedestrian stops and thereby provide a more complete view of racial profiling in a community and to further provide a data-focused view into police interactions with youth who most often encounter law enforcement during such stops.

H. B. No. 7308 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A TASK FORCE TO EXAMINE ISSUES CONCERNING THE USE OF BODY-WORN CAMERA AND RECORDING EQUIPMENT BY POLICE', to establish a task force to examine the use of body-worn recording equipment by police.

H. B. No. 7309 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING HUMAN TRAFFICKING', to add the Commissioner of Education to the Trafficking in Persons Council, combat human trafficking through increased penalties, training and awareness and examine the federal Executive Order 13627 Strengthening Protections Against Trafficking in Persons in Federal Contracts for the purpose of implementing similar provisions for this state.

H. B. No. 7310 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING SEX TRAFFICKING', to increase the penalty for patronizing a prostitute who is under eighteen years of age or is a victim of human trafficking and to require a person convicted for more than one violation of patronizing a prostitute to register as a sexual offender.

H. B. No. 7311 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANIES AND BUSINESS CORPORATIONS', to: (1) Adopt the Uniform Limited Liability Company Protected Series Act; (2) make various revisions to the Connecticut Business Corporation Act that are consistent with the Model Business Corporation Act revised to 2016; and (3) make minor revisions to the Connecticut Uniform Limited Liability Company Act.

ADJOURNMENT

The Senate at 10: 45 a. m. adjourned under provisions of Senate Rule 9(f) subject to the call of the chair.

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

CHANGE OF REFERENCE

HOUSE BILL

The following report on a House Bill recommending a change of reference was received from the Committee indicated, the report of the Committee was accepted, and the bill referred as recommended:

HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. H. B. No. 6585 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING CUSTOMIZED JOB TRAINING INCENTIVES FOR CERTAIN BUSINESSES.

Referred to Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding

BILLS FILED WITH THE

LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE

IN ACCORDANCE WITH JOINT RULE 15

AS OF 03/21/2017

AT 5: 00 P. M.

COMMERCE

S. B. No. 623 (COMM) AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE 7/7 PROGRAM TO ENCOURAGE THE REDEVELOPMENT OF BROWNFIELDS AND UNDERUTILIZED PROPERTY.

S. B. No. 731 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING RESOURCES FOR ADVANCED MANUFACTURING AND HEALTH CARE TRAINING PROGRAMS IN EASTERN CONNECTICUT.

S. B. No. 818 (RAISED) AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE SUSPENSION OF CIVIL PENALTIES IMPOSED ON CERTAIN BUSINESS ENTITIES PURSUANT TO STATE REGULATIONS.

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S. B. No. 959 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING AN INVENTORY OF THE STATE'S BIOSCIENCE EDUCATION PIPELINE.

S. B. No. 960 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF THE BIOSCIENCE INDUSTRY.

S. B. No. 961 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING STATE HISTORICAL MUSEUMS, THE SUBMISSION OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT EVALUATIONS TO STATE AGENCIES AND THE RELOCATION OF BUSINESSES RECEIVING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FROM THE STATE.

S. B. No. 962 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEVELOPMENT OF EVALUATIVE METRICS FOR BIOSCIENCE INVESTMENTS IN THE STATE.

S. B. No. 963 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING EDUCATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES RELATING TO MANUFACTURING.

S. B. No. 964 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE SOLICITATION OF PROPOSALS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF CLASS I RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES ON BROWNFIELDS.

S. B. No. 965 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING AN EXEMPTION FROM THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX FOR VENTURE CAPITAL INCOME.

S. B. No. 966 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS ADMINISTERED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT.

S. B. No. 968 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH DATA COLLABORATIVE.

H. B. No. 5226 (COMM) AN ACT MANDATING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE LEARN HERE, LIVE HERE PROGRAM.

H. B. No. 5583 (COMM) AN ACT EXPANDING INVESTMENT ELIGIBILITY UNDER THE ANGEL INVESTOR TAX CREDIT PROGRAM.

H. B. No. 5584 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING THE CREATION OF A SMALL BUSINESS HOTLINE.

H. B. No. 6100 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING THE FUTURE OF THE RETAIL SECTOR IN CONNECTICUT.

Substitute for H. B. No. 6746 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING A BIOSCIENCE AND BIOTECHNOLOGY INVESTMENT TAX CREDIT.

H. B. No. 6749 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING A WORKING GROUP ON A PUBLIC-PRIVATE MARKETING PARTNERSHIP TO RECRUIT BUSINESSES TO CONNECTICUT.

H. B. No. 6758 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING THE DESIGNATION OF AN ENTERPRISE ZONE IN THE TOWN OF WALLINGFORD.

H. B. No. 7061 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING CONNECTICUT INNOVATIONS, INCORPORATED, AND A STUDY OF PRIVATE EQUITY INVESTMENT.

H. B. No. 7062 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CONNECTICUT-MADE DESIGNATION.

Substitute for H. B. No. 7063 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING INFORMATION INCLUDED IN THE NOTICE OF INTENDED ACTION FOR PROPOSED REGULATIONS.

H. B. No. 7064 (RAISED) AN ACT EXTENDING THE MANUFACTURING APPRENTICESHIP TAX CREDIT TO PASS-THROUGH ENTITIES.

H. B. No. 7223 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ISSUES BY THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND CONNECTICUT INNOVATIONS, INCORPORATED.

H. B. No. 7225 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING MINOR AND TECHNICAL CHANGES TO COMMERCE-RELATED STATUTES.

H. B. No. 7226 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING AWARDS FROM THE CONNECTICUT ARTS ENDOWMENT FUND.

H. B. No. 7227 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ISSUES.

H. B. No. 7228 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING VIRTUAL NET METERING ON BROWNFIELDS.

H. B. No. 7229 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE CREATION OF CONNECTICUT BROWNFIELD LAND BANKS, REVISIONS TO THE BROWNFIELD REMEDIATION AND REVITALIZATION PROGRAM AND AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR BROWNFIELD REMEDIATION AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS.

H. B. No. 7230 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE SECRETARY OF THE STATE'S ELECTRONIC BUSINESS PORTAL.

H. B. No. 7231 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE STATE ECONOMIC STRATEGIC PLAN AND THE REPORTING REQUIREMENTS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT.

HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

S. B. No. 17 (COMM) AN ACT ASSISTING STUDENTS WITHOUT LEGAL IMMIGRATION STATUS WITH THE COST OF COLLEGE.

S. B. No. 341 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID COST SAVINGS FOR STUDENTS.

S. B. No. 572 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING TUITION TRANSPARENCY AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

S. B. No. 837 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING APPRENTICESHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR HIGH GROWTH, HIGH DEMAND JOBS.

S. B. No. 838 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING ANALYSIS OF MODEL PRIVATELY FUNDED STATE LOAN PROGRAMS.

S. B. No. 870 (RAISED) AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION.

S. B. No. 871 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE ENDOWED CHAIR INVESTMENT FUND.

S. B. No. 872 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE FACULTY CONSULTING OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE.

S. B. No. 948 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING DIGITAL DISCOUNTS TO REDUCE THE COST OF TEXTBOOKS AND OTHER EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES.

S. B. No. 971 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROMOTION OF TRANSFER AND ARTICULATION AGREEMENTS.

S. B. No. 972 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING TUITION INTEGRITY AT FOR-PROFIT INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

H. B. No. 5116 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING A HIGHER EDUCATION DATA COLLECTION AND TRACKING SYSTEM.

H. B. No. 6162 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A DEBT-FREE HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAM.

H. B. No. 6583 (COMM) AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL SYSTEM TO ESTABLISH A DIVISION OF POSTSECONDARY VOCATIONAL PROGRAMS FOR PURPOSES OF AVIATION MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS OFFERED AT TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOLS.

H. B. No. 6587 (COMM) AN ACT CONCERNING THE STANDARDIZATION OF FINANCIAL AID LETTERS FOR THE CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM.

H. B. No. 7000 (RAISED) AN ACT EQUALIZING ACCESS TO STUDENT-GENERATED FINANCIAL AID.

H. B. No. 7001 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING STUDENT MEMBERSHIP ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT.

H. B. No. 7053 AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE GOVERNOR'S BUDGET RECOMMENDATIONS CONCERNING HIGHER EDUCATION.

H. B. No. 7119 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE AUTHORITY OF THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE OF HIGHER EDUCATION RELATING TO TEACH-OUT PLANS AND ON-SITE REVIEW OF ACADEMIC PROGRAMS.

H. B. No. 7120 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING POSTSECONDARY CAREER SCHOOLS.

H. B. No. 7128 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TECHNICAL REVISIONS TO THE HIGHER EDUCATION STATUTES.

H. B. No. 7212 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROMOTION OF LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAMS.

H. B. No. 7234 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING FINANCIAL AID FOR STUDENTS IN CRISIS.

H. B. No. 7235 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES TASK FORCE.

H. B. No. 7236 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE EXPANSION OF CONTRACT POLICIES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT.