JOURNAL OF THE SENATE

Friday, April 7, 2017

The Senate was called to order at 10: 45 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, Noele R. Kidney of Ellington, Connecticut.

The following is the prayer:

In these difficult times, may our leaders find in their hearts the guidance and wisdom to do what is best for the people of Connecticut.

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 April 7, 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:

Auditors of Public Accounts – Monthly Loss Report to the Governor as of March 31, 2017. (Pursuant to Section 4-33a of the Connecticut General Statutes) Date received: April 6, 2017

Referred to Joint Committee on Legislative Management

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS

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

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 106 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF MOTKUE A. BOWLES OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL REVIEW COUNCIL.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 107 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF MICHAEL J. JANUSKO OF ROCKY HILL TO BE A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CONNECTICUT LOTTERY CORPORATION.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 108 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF RUSSELL L. LONDON, ESQUIRE OF WETHERSFIELD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL REVIEW COUNCIL.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 109 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF DAVID A. LUCAS, JR. OF OLD SAYBROOK TO BE A MEMBER OF THE ADVISORY BOARD OF WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSION.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 110 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF PETER W. NATHAN OF WESTPORT TO BE A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL REVIEW COUNCIL.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 111 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF RICHARD SMITH OF MILFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL REVIEW COUNCIL.

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

HOUSE BILLS

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

COMMERCE. Substitute for H. B. No. 5583 (COMM) (File No. 347) AN ACT EXPANDING INVESTMENT ELIGIBILITY UNDER THE ANGEL INVESTOR TAX CREDIT PROGRAM.

EDUCATION. H. B. No. 7156 (RAISED) (File No. 232) AN ACT CONCERNING ACCESS TO STUDENT RECORDS FOR CERTAIN UNACCOMPANIED YOUTHS.

EDUCATION. H. B. No. 7159 (RAISED) (File No. 233) AN ACT CONCERNING CONNECTICUT'S SEAL OF BILITERACY.

ENVIRONMENT. H. B. No. 5884 (COMM) (File No. 22) AN ACT PROHIBITING THE USE OF COAL TAR SEALANTS ON STATE AND LOCAL HIGHWAYS.

GENERAL LAW. H. B. No. 5928 (COMM) (File Nos. 68 and 478) AN ACT ESTABLISHING A MANUFACTURER PERMIT FOR FARM BREWERIES. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

GENERAL LAW. Substitute for H. B. No. 7114 (RAISED) (File Nos. 134 and 481) AN ACT CONCERNING THE SALE OF ENTERTAINMENT EVENT TICKETS ON THE SECONDARY MARKET. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

HUMAN SERVICES. Substitute for H. B. No. 7007 (RAISED) (File Nos. 320 and 479) AN ACT CONCERNING AN INNOVATION INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR NONPROFIT PROVIDERS OF HUMAN SERVICES. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

HUMAN SERVICES. Substitute for H. B. No. 7237 (RAISED) (File No. 335) AN ACT CONCERNING AN ADVISORY BOARD FOR PERSONS WHO ARE DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING.

INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE. H. B. No. 6432 (COMM) (File No. 172) AN ACT CONCERNING DISCLOSURES BY REAL ESTATE BROKERS AND REAL ESTATE SALESPERSONS IN COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS AND NOTICES OF COMMISSION RIGHTS.

INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE. Substitute for H. B. No. 7025 (RAISED) (File Nos. 183 and 480) AN ACT AUTHORIZING DOMESTIC INSURERS TO DIVIDE. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

JUDICIARY. Substitute for H. B. No. 7129 (RAISED) (File No. 263) AN ACT CONCERNING AN ACCIDENT REPORT FOR A MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT IN WHICH A PERSON WAS KILLED.

JUDICIARY. Substitute for H. B. No. 7131 (RAISED) (File No. 288) AN ACT EXPEDITING CHILD SUPPORT MODIFICATION ORDERS FOR INCARCERATED OR INSTITUTIONALIZED OBLIGORS.

ADJOURNMENT

The Senate at 10: 50 a. m. adjourned under provisions of Senate Rule 9(f) subject to the call of the chair.