JOURNAL OF THE SENATE

Thursday, May 4, 2017

The Senate was called to order at 2: 44 p. 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 May 4, 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 – Department of Education for Fiscal Years ended June 30, 2009, 2010 and 2011. (Pursuant to Section 2-90 of the Connecticut General Statutes) Date received: May 4, 2017

Referred to Committees on Appropriations and Education

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEES

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.

BANKING. Substitute for H. B. No. 7161 (RAISED) (File Nos. 136 and 721) AN ACT REQUIRING ADMINISTRATORS OF CERTAIN RETIREMENT PLANS TO DISCLOSE CONFLICTS OF INTEREST. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

COMMERCE. Substitute for H. B. No. 6749 (COMM) (File Nos. 349 and 720) AN ACT CONCERNING A WORKING GROUP ON A PUBLIC-PRIVATE MARKETING PARTNERSHIP TO RECRUIT BUSINESSES TO CONNECTICUT. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

COMMERCE. Substitute for H. B. No. 7230 (RAISED) (File No. 359) AN ACT CONCERNING THE SECRETARY OF THE STATE'S ELECTRONIC BUSINESS PORTAL.

HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. Substitute for H. B. No. 7119 (RAISED) (File No. 325) 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.

JUDICIARY. H. B. No. 6881 (COMM) (File No. 180) AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROVISION OF ESSENTIAL SERVICES BY LANDLORDS.

JUDICIARY. Substitute for H. B. No. 7015 (RAISED) (File No. 126) AN ACT CONCERNING DEBIT CARD FRAUD AND PENALTIES FOR COLLECTION OF RENTAL PAYMENTS ON FORECLOSED PROPERTY.

HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. H. B. No. 7120 (RAISED) (File No. 326) AN ACT CONCERNING POSTSECONDARY CAREER SCHOOLS.

JUDICIARY. H. B. No. 6002 (COMM) (File No. 632) AN ACT CONCERNING "SEXTING" BY A CHILD.

JUDICIARY. Substitute for H. B. No. 7037 (RAISED) (File No. 73) AN ACT CONCERNING WITHHOLDING WORKERS' COMPENSATION INCOME FOR CHILD SUPPORT.

JUDICIARY. Substitute for H. B. No. 7082 (RAISED) (File No. 287) AN ACT CONCERNING PROBATE COURT OPERATIONS.

JUDICIARY. H. B. No. 7081 (RAISED) (File No. 633) AN ACT CONCERNING THE CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE OF MILLICENT CORBETT.

PUBLIC HEALTH. Substitute for H. B. No. 5756 (COMM) (File Nos. 384 and 717) AN ACT CONCERNING THE STATE DENTAL COMMISSION. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

PUBLIC HEALTH. H. B. No. 6482 (COMM) (File Nos. 581 and 718) AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONNECTICUT TRAUMA ADVISORY COMMITTEE. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. H. B. No. 7093 (RAISED) (File No. 229) AN ACT CONCERNING NOTIFICATION TO THE POLICE OFFICER STANDARDS AND TRAINING COUNCIL.

ADJOURNMENT

The Senate at 2: 49 p. m. adjourned under provisions of Senate Rule 9(f) subject to the call of the chair.