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List of Bills

Proposed H.B. No. 5001 REP. PETIT, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT PREVENTING OVERTIME PAYMENTS FROM BEING USED TO CALCULATE THE RETIREMENT INCOME OF STATE EMPLOYEES', to help prevent the over-inflation of state employee pension obligations to the State of Connecticut.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5002 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING THE USE OF STATE FUNDS FOR BALLPARKS FOR PROFESSIONAL SPORTS TEAMS', to prevent the misuse of state funds.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5003 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING BUDGETING FOR MEDICAID EXPENDITURES', to accurately reflect Medicaid expenditures in the state budget.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5004 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT DEFINING TERMS PERTAINING TO THE CONSTITUTIONAL SPENDING CAP', to define terms pertaining to the constitutional spending cap.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5005 REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONSTITUTIONAL SPENDING CAP', to implement the constitutional limitation on expenditures by the General Assembly.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5006 REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING STATE EMPLOYEES WHO ARE EXEMPT FROM CLASSIFIED SERVICE AND DEFINED CONTRIBUTION RETIREMENT PLANS', to help reduce the overall cost of the state employee workforce in Connecticut by shifting certain state employees to a defined contribution retirement plan.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5007 REP. HALL, 59th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING UNFUNDED STATE MANDATES', to provide municipalities relief from unfunded mandates.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5008 REP. HALL, 59th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ADOPTION OF THE STATE BUDGET BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY', to provide municipalities with information about state aid in sufficient time to prepare their budgets.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5009 REP. BELSITO, 53rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING EXCLUSIONS FROM THE CALCULATION OF STATE EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT INCOME', to prevent state pensions from being artificially inflated.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5010 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE SALARIES OF ALL ELECTED AND APPOINTED STATE OFFICIALS BY TEN PER CENT', to save money by reducing the salaries of state elected and appointed officials.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5011 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT DECREASING LEGISLATIVE POSTAL COSTS', to decrease the amount of state funds used for legislators to send mail.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5012 REP. CHEESEMAN, 37th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PENSION AND HEALTH CARE BENEFITS FOR STATE EMPLOYEES AND OFFICIALS EXEMPT FROM CLASSIFIED SERVICE', to help reduce the overall cost of the state employee workforce in Connecticut.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5013 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO VOTE ON ALL STATE EMPLOYEE COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS AND STIPULATIONS', to require full disclosure of collective bargaining agreements and stipulations between the state and state employee organizations.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5014 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING COORDINATION OF FISCAL YEARS FOR THE PREPARATION OF THE STATE AND MUNICIPAL BUDGETS', to coordinate state and municipal budget calendars so that towns have more timely information from the state before finalizing their budgets.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5015 REP. BELSITO, 53rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING RETIREMENT HEALTH CARE AND PENSION PAYMENTS FOR STATE EMPLOYEES INCLUDED IN CERTAIN COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS', to address skyrocketing costs by limiting the payment of retirement benefits to retired state employees who have reached the age of sixty-five.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5016 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING VOTING BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ON COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS AND AGREEMENTS AND STIPULATIONS IN CONNECTION WITH A LAWSUIT', to require the General Assembly to vote on all collective bargaining agreements and agreements and stipulated agreements in connection with a lawsuit.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5017 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT PREVENTING OVERTIME PAYMENTS FROM BEING USED TO CALCULATE THE RETIREMENT INCOME OF STATE EMPLOYEES', to prohibit the calculation of a state employee's pension from including overtime pay.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5018 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING UNFUNDED PUBLIC SAFETY MANDATES ON MUNICIPALITIES', to provide municipalities relief from public safety mandates.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5019 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE THRESHOLD AMOUNT THE GOVERNOR MAY TRANSFER BETWEEN SPECIFIC APPROPRIATIONS TO A BUDGETED AGENCY', to reduce the threshold amount that the Governor may transfer between specific appropriations made to a budgeted agency.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5020 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF FUNDS FROM THE DRUG ASSETS FORFEITURE REVOLVING ACCOUNT FOR DRUG TREATMENT BEDS', to provide funding from the drug assets forfeiture revolving account for drug treatment beds.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5021 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT LIMITING STATE FUNDS FOR SERVICES TO UNDOCUMENTED INMATES AT STATE CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES', to limit the amount of taxpayer funds used for certain services provided to undocumented inmates.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5022 REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR THE RAILROAD MUSEUM OF NEW ENGLAND IN THOMASTON', to provide funding to the Railroad Museum of New England in the town of Thomaston for construction and renovations to the facility.
REF. COMMERCE

Proposed H.B. No. 5023 REP. LAVIELLE, 143rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE STUDENT DATA PRIVACY ACT', to allow school districts to delay the implementation of the provisions of public act 16-189 relating to student data privacy.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5024 REP. BELSITO, 53rd DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A LEARNING INSTITUTE TO ASSIST IN THE PROVISION OF SERVICES FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION STUDENTS', to establish a learning and support institute to address the emotional, physical and academic needs of special education students.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5025 REP. BELSITO, 53rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING COMPUTER KEYBOARDING INSTRUCTION IN KINDERGARTEN AND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL', to introduce students to computer keyboarding at an early age by permitting districts to offer such a course in kindergarten and elementary school.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5026 REP. ROSARIO, 128th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING BOARDS OF EDUCATION TO CONDUCT PERIODIC TESTING OF SCHOOL WATER SUPPLIES', to require school districts to monitor and maintain safe drinking water in school buildings.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5027 REP. ROSARIO, 128th DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF AN ATHLETIC FACILITY AT BULLARD-HAVENS TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL', to provide capital improvement funds for the athletic facility at Bullard-Havens Technical High School in Bridgeport.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5028 REP. HALL, 59th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REIMBURSEMENT TO SCHOOL DISTRICTS FOR FORMER MAGNET SCHOOL STUDENTS WHO ENROLL IN A PUBLIC SCHOOL AFTER OCTOBER FIRST', to provide reimbursement on a pro rata basis to school districts for former magnet school students who enroll in a public school after October first.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5029 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING A HEARING WHEN A TOWN APPLIES FOR AN EXCEPTION TO THE MINIMUM BUDGET REQUIREMENT', to require a hearing when a town applies for an exception to the minimum budget requirement.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5030 REP. D'AGOSTINO, 91st DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE EXCLUSION OF STUDENT PERFORMANCE RESULTS ON THE MASTERY EXAMINATION FROM TEACHER EVALUATIONS', to prohibit the use of students' mastery test results in an individual teacher's performance evaluation.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5031 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING UNFUNDED MANDATES ON SCHOOLS AND MUNICIPALITIES', to provide financial relief to municipalities.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5032 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SCHOOL BUILDING PROJECT AT EAST HAMPTON HIGH SCHOOL', to permit East Hampton to submit a change order for a school construction project later than six months after such change order was issued.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5033 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE AWARENESS OF MANUFACTURING INTERNSHIPS FOR STUDENTS WHO ARE NOT ENROLLED IN TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOLS', to increase awareness of manufacturing internship opportunities for students who are not enrolled in technical high schools.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5034 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A BIENNIAL REVIEW OF STATE EDUCATION MANDATES', to review existing state education mandates and to make recommendations regarding which mandates should be repealed.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5035 REP. LAVIELLE, 143rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE TIMING OF PARENTAL NOTIFICATION FOR A SECURITY BREACH OF STUDENT DATA', to replace the existing requirement that a board of education notify parents and guardians that a security breach of student data has occurred from forty-eight hours after such board receives notice of such security breach to two business days after such board receives such notice.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5036 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ELIMINATION OF THE DEADLINE FOR WHEN BOARDS OF EDUCATION MAY APPLY FOR STATE GRANTS FOR ADDITIONAL SPECIAL EDUCATION CHILDREN AND COSTS', to require the state to cover excess costs for special education for children who move into a new school district after March first.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5037 REP. SKULCZYCK, 45th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A MORATORIUM ON SCHOOL BUILDING PROJECTS', to impose a moratorium on new school building projects until a new funding formula can be developed.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5038 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT PREVENTING THE USE OF CHILD CARE SUBSIDY INCREASES FOR UNION DUES', to ensure that child care subsidy increases do not fund union dues.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5039 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DISPLAY OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS', to require local and regional boards of education to display in each school a copy of the Constitution of the United States and a copy of the Declaration of Independence.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5040 REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PRIORITY OF BENEFIT ASSESSMENT LIENS UNDER THE COMMERCIAL SUSTAINABLE ENERGY PROGRAM', to amend the priority of the benefit assessment lien under the commercial sustainable energy program.
REF. ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY

Proposed H.B. No. 5041 REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING COMMUNITY ACCESS TELEVISION IN CONNECTICUT', to study Connecticut community access television.
REF. ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY

Proposed H.B. No. 5042 REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING SEWER USE CHARGES', to prevent sewer authorities from charging sewer use charges for summer water use.
REF. ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY

Proposed H.B. No. 5043 REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SALES TAX CALCULATION ON PRIVATE PASSENGER MOTOR VEHICLE SALES BETWEEN PRIVATE INDIVIDUALS', to provide that the documented, notarized purchase price of a private passenger motor vehicle sold by one private individual to another shall be the basis for calculating the sales tax payable on such motor vehicle.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5044 REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR THE RENOVATION OF THE THOMASTON OPERA HOUSE', to provide a grant of funds to the town of Thomaston for the renovation of the Thomaston Opera House.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5045 REP. CARNEY, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE GIFT TAX', to eliminate the gift tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5046 REP. CARNEY, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE THRESHOLD FOR IMPOSITION OF THE ESTATE TAX', to increase the threshold for imposition of the estate tax to be consistent with the federal estate tax filing threshold.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5047 REP. CARNEY, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE BUSINESS ENTITY TAX', to eliminate the business entity tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5048 REP. CARNEY, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE OCCUPANCY TAX', to promote tourism in the state by reducing the tax on hotel and lodging house occupancy and transfer of occupancy from fifteen per cent to the prior rate of twelve per cent.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5049 REP. CARNEY, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT PHASING OUT PERSONAL INCOME TAXATION ON PENSIONS AND SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS', to phase out the personal income tax on pensions and Social Security benefits.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5050 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING CERTAIN PRODUCTS PURCHASED BY BUSINESSES FROM THE SALES AND USE TAX', to eliminate double taxation of products purchased by businesses when such products are subject to the sales and use tax when resold to consumers or used or included in consumer goods that are subject to such tax when sold to consumers.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5051 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX ON SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS', to assist Connecticut's senior population by eliminating the personal income tax on Social Security benefits.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5052 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE ESTATE TAX', to eliminate the estate tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5053 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT PHASING OUT THE HOSPITAL TAX', to phase out the hospital tax over a period of five years.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5054 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX ON SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS', to assist Connecticut's senior population by eliminating the personal income tax on Social Security benefits.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5055 REP. CHEESEMAN, 37th DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR THE THAMES HISTORICAL PARK INITIATIVE', to continue funding to maintain existing historical projects associated with the Thames River Park initiative.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5056 REP. BELSITO, 53rd DIST. 'AN ACT PHASING OUT THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX ON PENSION BENEFIT INCOME', to phase out personal income tax on public and private pension benefit income over a five-year period beginning July 1, 2019.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5057 REP. HALL, 59th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING PERSONAL INCOME TAXATION ON PENSIONS AND SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS', to eliminate the personal income tax on pensions and Social Security benefits.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5058 REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING INCOME TAX ON PENSIONS', to eliminate income tax on all pensions.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5059 REP. BYRON, 27th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING PERSONAL INCOME TAXATION ON PENSIONS AND SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS', to eliminate the personal income tax on pensions and Social Security benefits.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5060 REP. BYRON, 27th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TAX CREDIT FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO GRADUATE FROM INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN THE STATE', to encourage individuals who attend institutions of higher education in the state to remain in the state after graduation from such institution.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5061 REP. BELSITO, 53rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROPERTY TAX ASSESSED ON A PRIMARY RESIDENCE OWNED BY THE SAME HOMEOWNER FOR THIRTY-FIVE OR MORE YEARS', to limit the amount of property tax assessed on a primary residence owned by the same homeowner for thirty-five or more consecutive years.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5062 REP. BELSITO, 53rd DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING RESIDENT ESTATES FROM THE ESTATE TAX', to exempt resident estates from the estate tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5063 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE BUSINESS ENTITY TAX', to repeal the business entity tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5064 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE TAX RATE ON BED AND BREAKFAST ESTABLISHMENTS', to reduce the tax rate on bed and breakfast establishments.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5065 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE WHOLESALE TAX ON MOTOR VEHICLE FUELS', to eliminate the wholesale tax on motor vehicle fuels.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5066 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING GASOLINE TAXES', to combine the two taxes reflected in gasoline prices.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5067 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TAX CREDIT AGAINST THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX FOR LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE PREMIUM PAYMENTS', to encourage individuals to purchase long-term care insurance.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5068 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE TAXATION OF SOCIAL SECURITY INCOME AND THE ELIMINATION OF THE EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT', to exempt Social Security income from the personal income tax and eliminate the earned income tax credit.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5069 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING STATE TAXES THAT COST MORE TO ADMINISTER THAN IS GAINED IN REVENUE', to eliminate state taxes costing more for the state to collect in administrative costs than the state gains in revenue received from the imposition of such taxes.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5070 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE OCCUPANCY TAX ON BED AND BREAKFAST ESTABLISHMENTS', to exempt bed and breakfast establishments with five or fewer guest rooms from the occupancy tax for hotels and lodging houses.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5071 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE BUSINESS ENTITY TAX', to repeal the business entity tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5072 REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST. 'AN ACT DIRECTING THAT A PORTION OF THE SALES TAX BE RETURNED TO THE TOWN WHERE COLLECTED', to provide that a portion of sales tax revenue be directed to the town where it is collected.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5073 REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST. 'AN ACT PHASING OUT THE HOSPITAL TAX', to phase out the hospital tax over a period of five years.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5074 REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF THE EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT', to require the Commissioner of Revenue Services to study the income requirements for the earned income tax credit and the impact of such income requirements on premature termination of employment by recipients of the tax credit.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5075 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING PERSONAL INCOME TAXES ON PENSION INCOME EARNED BY TAXPAYERS AGE SIXTY-SEVEN AND OLDER', to eliminate income taxation on pensions of taxpayers age sixty-seven and over.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5076 REP. PETIT, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT PHASING OUT THE HOSPITAL TAX', to phase out the hospital tax over a period of five years.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5077 REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RETURN OF UNUSED PRESCRIPTION DRUGS TO PHARMACIES', to allow for the proper disposal of unused prescription drugs by pharmacies.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed H.B. No. 5078 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING PHARMACIES TO MAINTAIN DROP BOXES FOR THE COLLECTION OF UNUSED MEDICATIONS', to prevent the improper use of medications by providing safe and secure locations to drop off unused medications.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed H.B. No. 5079 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REGISTRARS OF VOTERS TRAINING ON DIFFERENT MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR'S LICENSES', to prevent the impermissible use for voting of certain forms of identification and promote transparency in elections.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5080 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING AN ANALYSIS OF THE CONSTITUTIONALITY OF PROPOSED LEGISLATION', to provide legislators with information regarding the constitutionality of proposed legislation.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5081 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING OPERATION OF THE PERSONAL SCREENING SYSTEM AT THE LEGISLATIVE OFFICE BUILDING AND THE STATE CAPITOL AND ACCESS BY LEGISLATORS TO THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AND SENATE CHAMBERS', to prohibit operation of the personal screening system that was instituted in the Legislative Office Building and at the State Capitol unless certain requirements are met, and to allow legislators access to the chambers of the House of Representatives and the Senate with their identification cards.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5082 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING QUALIFYING CONTRIBUTIONS UNDER THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM', to increase the amount of money candidates must raise in order to qualify for a grant under the Citizens' Election Program.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5083 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT AMENDING THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM TO ELIMINATE GRANTS FOR UNOPPOSED CANDIDATES', to prevent grants from the Citizens' Election Fund from being used by candidates who are unopposed.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5084 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF GRANTS AWARDED UNDER THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM', to support Connecticut businesses.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5085 REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST. 'AN ACT SUBJECTING LEGISLATIVE LIAISONS TO THE STATE CODES OF ETHICS', to treat the legislative liaisons of executive branch state agencies as lobbyists for purposes of the state codes of ethics.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5086 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING "PJ DAY"', to raise awareness of children being treated and cared for in Connecticut hospitals.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5087 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT PERMITTING THE SUSPENSION OF ADMINISTRATIVE PENALTIES IMPOSED ON CERTAIN BUSINESS ENTITIES', to permit the suspension of administrative penalties imposed on certain business entities.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5088 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT RESTRICTING LEGISLATIVE LOBBYING BY FORMER STATE EMPLOYEES', to impose a one-year moratorium on legislative lobbying by former state employees.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5089 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM AND TRANSFERRING FUNDS TO STATE AND REGIONAL FIRE TRAINING SCHOOLS', to provide state funding to state and regional fire training schools by eliminating the Citizens' Election Program.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5090 REP. VAIL, 52nd DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING THE STATE FROM OBSERVATION OF DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME', to allow Connecticut to maximize additional daylight in the evening in order for residents, employers, and businesses to get the most beneficial use of their time as a way to increase productivity and create additional consumer opportunities for Connecticut residents.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5091 REP. VAIL, 52nd DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE AMOUNT OF GRANTS AWARDED UNDER THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM', to reduce by half the amounts of grants awarded to candidates participating in the Citizens' Election Program.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5092 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING CERTAIN LOBBYING BY STATE EMPLOYEE UNIONS', to prohibit certain lobbying by state employee unions in order to prevent a conflict of interest.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5093 REP. BELSITO, 53rd DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE DEPARTMENT ON AGING', to eliminate overlapping state services and promote efficiency in government by undoing the prior transfer of functions from the Department of Social Services to the Department on Aging and by eliminating the Department on Aging.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5094 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING "PATRIOTS' DAY"', to establish Patriots' Day to commemorate the first battles of the American Revolutionary War.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5095 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ELECTION DAY REGISTRATION', to require the audit of election day registrations and subsequent confirmation notices of such registrations.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5096 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING SIGNED STATEMENTS OF ELECTORS PRIOR TO VOTING', to require that statements signed by electors, in lieu of presentment of certain identification at the polls, be audited for accuracy.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5097 REP. O'NEILL, 69th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM AND THE STATE ELECTIONS ENFORCEMENT COMMISSION', to prohibit the grant of Citizens' Election Program moneys to unopposed candidates and eliminate certain State Elections Enforcement Commission audits for candidate committees that raise or spend five thousand or fewer dollars.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5098 REP. BELSITO, 53rd DIST. 'AN ACT MODIFYING LEGISLATIVE PROCEDURES', to make the legislative process more transparent and efficient.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5099 REP. CHEESEMAN, 37th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM AND UNOPPOSED CANDIDATES', to limit the grant of funds under the Citizens' Election Program to only those candidate committees of candidates who have opponents.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5100 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING GRANTS UNDER THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM FOR UNOPPOSED CANDIDATES', to eliminate grants for unopposed candidates under the Citizens' Election Program.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5101 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING THE INCREASE OF GRANTS UNDER THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM', to prohibit any increase in the amount of the grants awarded under the Citizens' Election Program.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5102 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT DESIGNATING MAY AS LYME DISEASE AWARENESS MONTH', to designate May as Lyme Disease Awareness Month.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5103 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING THE AMOUNT OF GRANTS AWARDED FROM THE CITIZENS' ELECTION FUND', to reduce the amount of grants awarded to candidates participating in the Citizens' Election Program.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5104 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT LIMITING THE NUMBER OF DEPUTY COMMISSIONERS IN STATE AGENCIES', to eliminate duplicative service and provide cost savings to the state.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5105 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING EMERGENCY CERTIFICATION', to increase the threshold for emergency certification.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5106 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING BUDGETARY BILLS', to give legislators time to review certain budgetary legislation prior to voting on it.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5107 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LOCATION OF LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEE MEETINGS', to increase the transparency of legislative committee meetings.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5108 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING NOTICE OF PROPOSED SUBSTITUTE LANGUAGE', to provide legislators with notice of substantive changes to bill language prior to their voting on such bill.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5109 REP. O'NEILL, 69th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AUDITS BY THE STATE ELECTIONS ENFORCEMENT COMMISSION', to eliminate certain State Elections Enforcement Commission audits for candidate committees that raise or spend five thousand or fewer dollars.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5110 REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING REGIONAL ELECTION MONITORS', to eliminate a state mandate with regard to election administration.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5111 REP. DEVLIN, 134th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ELECTION DAY REGISTRATION LOCATIONS', to authorize the chief elected official of a municipality to designate an election day registration location when the registrars of voters fail to agree on such a location.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5112 REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST. 'AN ACT MAKING ENGLISH THE OFFICIAL STATE LANGUAGE', to make English the official state language.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5113 REP. CARNEY, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT LIMITING CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM GRANTS TO CANDIDATES IN CONTESTED CAMPAIGNS', to reserve Citizens' Election Fund moneys only for candidate committees of candidates in contested campaigns.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5114 REP. BELSITO, 53rd DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING FREE TUITION FOR DEPENDENTS OF EMPLOYEES OF PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION', to bring tuition costs under control by reducing the need to raise tuition and spreading such costs across a broader base of students.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5115 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT PROTECTING OWNERSHIP IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CREATED AT INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION', to protect the rights of intellectual property creators.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5116 REP. CHEESEMAN, 37th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PILOT PROGRAM TO COLLECT DATA REGARDING IN-STATE STUDENTS THAT WILL ENABLE PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS TO MAKE INFORMED DECISIONS REGARDING THEIR INTENDED CAREER PATHS', to help prospective students make informed career choices.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5117 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT PERMITTING THE ELIMINATION OF STATE FUNDING FOR INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION THAT VIOLATE FEDERAL OR STATE LAWS', to require institutions of higher education to comply with federal and state laws.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5118 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING THE USE OF STATE FUNDS FOR SPEECHES AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION', to prohibit the use of taxpayer dollars to fund speeches at public institutions of higher education.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5119 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING CONNECTICUT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION TO GIVE PRIORITY TO IN-STATE STUDENTS FOR ADMISSION', to ensure that taxpayer subsidies to Connecticut public institutions of higher education are used first for Connecticut citizens.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5120 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING TRANSPARENCY REGARDING TUITION COSTS', to require transparency regarding funds that are set aside from a public institution of higher education's tuition revenue in documentation regarding the cost of tuition that is sent to students or those paying a student's tuition.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5121 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT PERMITTING ADVANCE RENTAL PAYMENTS', to make rental payments more convenient for tenants.
REF. HOUSING

Proposed H.B. No. 5122 REP. ROSARIO, 128th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A REVOLVING LOAN FUND FOR ANTI-BLIGHT AND HOARDING REMEDIATION INITIATIVES', to establish a revolving loan fund for anti-blight and hoarding remediation initiatives for seniors, veterans and low-income communities.
REF. HOUSING

Proposed H.B. No. 5123 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING A REQUIREMENT CONCERNING THE DISCLOSURE OF HOUSING DISCRIMINATION AND FAIR HOUSING LAWS', to eliminate the requirement that a landlord selling, leasing with an option to buy or exchanging a rental property provide a disclosure form to the prospective purchaser or lessee.
REF. HOUSING

Proposed H.B. No. 5124 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT REMOVING A RESTRICTION ON THE AMOUNT CHARGED FOR TENANT SECURITY DEPOSITS', to allow landlords to charge an amount greater than two months' rent for a security deposit.
REF. HOUSING

Proposed H.B. No. 5125 REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE RECIPIENTS TO VOLUNTEER', to require public assistance recipients to engage in volunteer service benefiting their communities.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed H.B. No. 5126 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT SETTING LIMITS ON NUTRITIONAL ASSISTANCE FOR CERTAIN ABLE-BODIED ADULTS', to ensure persons capable of working or volunteering do not indefinitely receive supplemental nutrition assistance.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed H.B. No. 5127 REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A FOSTER CARE STIPEND FOR GRANDPARENTS AWARDED CUSTODY OF GRANDCHILDREN', to assist grandparents who have been awarded custody of their grandchildren.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed H.B. No. 5128 REP. CAMILLO, 151st DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO ADDRESS BARRIERS FACED BY SENIOR CITIZENS', to improve the lives of state residents who are senior citizens by reducing or eliminating administrative and financial burdens on their ability to afford to live in the state.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed H.B. No. 5129 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE RECIPIENTS TO VOLUNTEER IN THEIR COMMUNITIES', to require public assistance recipients to engage in volunteer service benefiting their communities.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed H.B. No. 5130 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE RECIPIENTS FROM ENGAGING IN ELECTRONIC BENEFIT TRANSFERS AT CERTAIN ESTABLISHMENTS', to prohibit public assistance recipients from making electronic benefit transfer purchases at certain establishments.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed H.B. No. 5131 REP. PERILLO, 113th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING SAFEGUARDS AGAINST IMPROPER USE OF STATE-ADMINISTERED CASH ASSISTANCE', to prevent recipients of cash assistance from using benefits for illegitimate purposes.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed H.B. No. 5132 REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST. 'AN ACT INCLUDING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE BENEFITS IN INCOME ELIGIBILITY DETERMINATIONS', to ensure that aid received from public assistance programs is included in income eligibility determinations for other such programs.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed H.B. No. 5133 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE OF JET INJECTORS FOR INDIVIDUALS DIAGNOSED WITH INSULIN-DEPENDENT DIABETES', to require health insurance coverage of jet injectors for individuals diagnosed with insulin-dependent diabetes.
REF. INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE

Proposed H.B. No. 5134 REP. VAIL, 52nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING HOMEOWNERS INSURANCE POLICIES AND COVERAGE FOR THE PERIL OF COLLAPSE', to require insurance companies to provide coverage for the peril of collapse and any mitigation undertaken to prevent all or part of a covered dwelling from falling down or caving in.
REF. INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE

Proposed H.B. No. 5135 REP. VAIL, 52nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ELECTRONIC PROOF OF AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARDS', to permit automobile insurance identification cards to be provided electronically for motor vehicle traffic stops and registration of motor vehicles with the Department of Motor Vehicles.
REF. INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE

Proposed H.B. No. 5136 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE SUBROGATION PROHIBITION OF UNDERINSURED MOTORIST BENEFIT CLAIMS', to repeal the prohibition on subrogation of underinsured motorist benefit claims.
REF. INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE

Proposed H.B. No. 5137 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING CATASTROPHE SAVINGS ACCOUNTS FOR HOMEOWNERS INSURANCE POLICYHOLDERS AND ESTABLISHING AN INCOME TAX DEDUCTION FOR HOMEOWNERS SUFFERING CERTAIN UNINSURED PROPERTY LOSSES', to authorize the establishment of Catastrophe Savings Accounts and establish an income tax deduction for certain expenses not covered under a homeowners insurance policy.
REF. INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE

Proposed H.B. No. 5138 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT', to repeal health care mandates required under and prohibit state participation in the Affordable Care Act.
REF. INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE

Proposed H.B. No. 5139 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE BOARD OF DIRECTORS TO REPORT ADDITIONAL DATA', to require the Connecticut Health Insurance Exchange board of directors to report additional data to the joint standing committees of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating to public health, human services and insurance.
REF. INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE

Proposed H.B. No. 5140 REP. PERILLO, 113th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REIMBURSEMENTS TO HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS FOR COVERED SERVICES PROVIDED FOR THE TREATMENT OF A SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER', to require insurance companies, health care companies, fraternal benefit societies and other entities that provide coverage for the treatment of a substance use disorder to reimburse health care providers directly, rather than insureds, for services provided by such provider for the treatment of the substance use disorder.
REF. INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE

Proposed H.B. No. 5141 REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING IMPROVED PUBLIC ACCESS TO CERTAIN BUSINESS RECORDS FILED WITH THE SECRETARY OF THE STATE', to require the Commercial Recording Division of the office of the Secretary of the State to make enhancements to the state's electronic business portal in order to promote business transparency.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5142 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE TAKING OF LAND BY EMINENT DOMAIN', to create a more vigorous process for the taking of land by eminent domain.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5143 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING A LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY TO OBTAIN A WARRANT PRIOR TO CONDUCTING CELLULAR TELEPHONE SURVEILLANCE', to require a law enforcement agency to obtain a proper warrant prior to conducting cellular telephone location surveillance.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5144 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT PROVIDING A HARDSHIP EXEMPTION FROM JUROR SERVICE TO THE SOLE PROPRIETOR OF A SMALL BUSINESS', to provide a hardship exemption from juror service to the sole proprietor of a small business.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5145 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT LIMITING THE RECOVERY OF NONECONOMIC DAMAGES BY UNINSURED MOTORISTS', to impose limitations on the recovery of noneconomic damages by an uninsured motorist who is injured in a motor vehicle accident while retaining the motorist's ability to bring a civil action for certain economic damages.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5146 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE FORFEITURE OF PROPERTY RELATED TO THE ALLEGED COMMISSION OF A CRIME', to prohibit the preemptive forfeiture of property related to the alleged commission of a crime until such time as the defendant has been convicted of a crime.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5147 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE STATE'S RESPONSIBILITY FOR LOSSES OR DAMAGES INCURRED ON STATE PROPERTY FOR WHICH THE STATE IS AT FAULT', to require the state bear responsibility for all costs incurred by an insured motorist who suffers loss or damage, including the cost of increased insurance premiums, when the loss or damage occurred on state property and the state is at fault for the loss or damage.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5148 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT PREVENTING UNWILLING EMPLOYEES FROM JOINING A UNION OR PAYING UNION DUES', to establish Connecticut as a "Right to Work" state.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed H.B. No. 5149 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CERTAIN MINIMUM FAIR WAGE PROVISIONS', to amend certain minimum fair wage guidelines.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed H.B. No. 5150 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING EMPLOYERS FROM REQUIRING DISCLOSURE OF WORKERS' COMPENSATION CLAIMS FILED BY APPLICANTS FOR EMPLOYMENT OR PROSPECTIVE EMPLOYEES', to prohibit employers from asking applicants for employment or prospective employees certain questions concerning workers' compensation.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed H.B. No. 5151 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING TIMETABLES FOR MUNICIPAL BINDING ARBITRATION', to provide rigid timelines for the completion of municipal binding arbitrations.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed H.B. No. 5152 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING INFLATION AND THE PREVAILING WAGE', to ensure that the threshold for prevailing wage laws keeps pace with inflation in the future.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed H.B. No. 5153 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING CERTAIN MUNICIPAL PROJECTS FROM PREVAILING WAGE RATE REQUIREMENTS', to exempt municipal projects from the prevailing wage requirements unless the municipality receives at least twenty-five per cent of the funding for the project from the state.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed H.B. No. 5154 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING LEASED MUNICIPAL PROPERTY FROM TAXATION', to expand the local property tax exemption for municipal property to include real and personal property leased to a municipality that is used for a public purpose and located within the municipality.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5155 REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONSTRUCTION OF A WATER LINE ON JACKSON STREET IN THOMASTON ', to construct a water line on Jackson Street in the town of Thomaston.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5156 REP. CASE, 63rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MUNICIPAL AND EDUCATION FUND PAYMENTS', to increase municipal budget certainty and reliability by giving towns the ability to budget based on the actual amount of state funds provided.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5157 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CREATION OR ENLARGEMENT OF STATE MANDATES TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS', to require new municipal mandates to be approved by at least two-thirds of the members of the House and Senate.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5158 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT INCREASING THE THRESHOLD REQUIRED FOR PASSAGE OF UNFUNDED MUNICIPAL MANDATES', to require a two-thirds majority vote of both chambers in order to pass any new or expanded unfunded mandates.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5159 REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST. 'AN ACT WAIVING THE DOG LICENSE FEE FOR SERVICE ANIMALS', to waive the dog license fee for service animals.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5160 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT PERMITTING THE POSTING OF LEGAL NOTICES ON MUNICIPAL WEB SITES', to allow municipalities to post legal notices and meeting minutes on their Internet web site rather than in a newspaper.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5161 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO RESEARCH AND REVIEW THE BENEFIT OF ESTABLISHING A FREE MARKET HEALTH CARE SYSTEM', to research and review the viability of creating a free market health care system.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5162 REP. CAMILLO, 151st DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING THE PROVISION OF SERVICES TO SENIORS BY LICENSED OR CREDENTIALED PROFESSIONALS', to ensure that providers of senior services have a high level of training and experience.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5163 REP. BELSITO, 53rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A PILOT SUPPORTIVE HOUSING PROGRAM FOR PERSONS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES', to provide supportive housing and easily accessible services to adults with developmental disabilities.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5164 REP. BYRON, 27th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH TO STUDY THE NEED TO REGULATE INDOOR AIR QUALITY AT ICE HOCKEY RINKS', to evaluate the need to regulate indoor air quality at ice hockey rinks.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5165 REP. SIMANSKI, 62nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LICENSING OF FOOD VENDORS', to allow for food vendors to transfer their license from one local health department or district to another and to submit to only one inspection by their local health department or district.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5166 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING WELLNESS CHECKS FOR RECIPIENTS OF WELFARE BENEFITS', to require wellness checks of welfare recipients.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5167 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIANS FROM PRESCRIBING OPIOIDS', to help prevent the overprescribing of opioids.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5168 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MANDATE RELIEF FOR HOSPITALS', to provide relief for hospitals from state mandates.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5169 REP. CHEESEMAN, 37th DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH FROM CONSOLIDATING THE DISTRICT DEPARTMENTS OF HEALTH AND MUNICIPAL HEALTH AUTHORITIES', to allow for the existing health district structure to be maintained.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5170 REP. TWEEDIE, 13th DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING THE DISPENSING OF OPIOIDS OUTSIDE OF A HOSPITAL SETTING TO ANY PERSON UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN', to combat the abuse of opioids.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5171 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LICENSING OF FOOD VENDORS', to require the development of a process for licensure by reciprocity of food vendors licensed by a local health department.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5172 REP. PERILLO, 113th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING STAFFING AT STATE-OPERATED FACILITIES FOR THE TREATMENT OF PERSONS WITH SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS', to rationalize patient care at state-operated facilities for the treatment of persons with substance use disorders.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5173 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF BODY-WORN RECORDING EQUIPMENT BY LAW ENFORCEMENT', to exclude the use of body-worn recording equipment from being a subject of collective bargaining.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 5174 REP. CAMILLO, 151st DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR ASSAULT OF AN OFF-DUTY POLICE OFFICER', to protect off-duty police officers.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 5175 REP. D'AGOSTINO, 91st DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONSOLIDATION OF PUBLIC SAFETY ANSWERING POINTS', to provide incentives for public safety answering points to become part of a regional emergency telecommunications center or multitown public safety answering point.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 5176 REP. O'NEILL, 69th DIST. 'AN ACT INCREASING THE MUNICIPAL PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION FOR LOCAL VOLUNTEER EMERGENCY SERVICE PERSONNEL', to authorize municipalities to increase the property tax exemption for local volunteer emergency service personnel.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 5177 REP. ROSARIO, 128th DIST. 'AN ACT INCORPORATING THE INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE INTO THE STATE BUILDING CODE', to incorporate the International Property Maintenance Code into the State Building Code to establish minimum maintenance standards for basic equipment, light, ventilation, heating, sanitation and fire safety.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 5178 REP. CAMILLO, 151st DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING THREE-POINT SEAT SAFETY BELTS FOR SCHOOL BUSES', to require school buses to be equipped with three-point lap and shoulder seat safety belts and to require passengers of a school bus to wear seat safety belts.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5179 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LENGTH OF REPORTS OF MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS', to reduce the workload of police and expenses by shortening the standard motor vehicle accident report form.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5180 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE STATUTE ALLOWING MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATORS' LICENSES FOR DRIVING PURPOSES ONLY', to repeal the statute allowing the Department of Motor Vehicles to provide drivers' licenses to persons who cannot provide proof of legal United States residency or a Social Security number.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5181 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REMOVABLE WINDSHIELD PLACARDS FOR PERSONS WHO ARE BLIND AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES', to require removable windshield placards to bear the name of the person who is blind or person with disabilities for whom the placard was issued and to establish penalties for the abuse of such placards.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5182 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING LIMITATIONS ON THE ISSUANCE OF A SPECIAL MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR'S LICENSE', to require a national criminal background check prior to issuance of a drive-only license, and to prohibit any person convicted of a felony from obtaining such license.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5183 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE NUMBER OF REMOVABLE WINDSHIELD PLACARDS THAT MAY BE ISSUED TO PERSONS WHO ARE BLIND AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES', to permit a blind person or person with disabilities to obtain two removable windshield placards if such person owns two motor vehicles.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5184 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ISSUANCE OF "BREAST CANCER AWARENESS" COMMEMORATIVE NUMBER PLATES', to enhance public awareness of the importance of breast cancer research.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5185 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES', to provide for the testing of autonomous vehicles in the state and to encourage Connecticut to keep pace with the advances in autonomous vehicle technology.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5186 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE MAILING OF MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION RENEWAL APPLICATIONS AND NOTICES OF EMISSIONS INSPECTION REQUIREMENTS', to streamline the process for motor vehicle registration renewal and motor vehicle emissions inspection.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5187 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT NAMING ROUTE 322 IN WOLCOTT IN HONOR OF EUGENE A. MIGLIARO, JR', to name Route 322 in Wolcott in honor of Eugene A. Migliaro, Jr.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5188 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING FROM INCORPORATION FEES SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS THAT SUPPORT VETERANS AND MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES', to waive fees associated with incorporation for service organizations that support veterans and members of the armed forces.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed H.B. No. 5189 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT WAIVING REGISTRATION FEES FOR VETERANS CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS', to exempt veterans charitable organizations from paying an annual registration fee.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed H.B. No. 5190 REP. ZUPKUS, 89th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING BENEFITS FOR TOTALLY AND PERMANENTLY DISABLED VETERANS', to expand benefits for certain veterans with a one hundred per cent service-connected total and permanent disability rating.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed H.B. No. 5191 REP. BYRON, 27th DIST. 'AN ACT PROVIDING MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES TO VETERANS AND MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES', to assist soldiers and veterans by creating a safety net of services to help with their transition from the military to civilian life.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed H.B. No. 5192 REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST. 'AN ACT PROVIDING AN INCOME TAX EXEMPTION TO CERTAIN MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES AND VETERANS', to provide an income tax exemption to certain members of the armed forces and veterans.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed H.B. No. 5193 REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MOTOR VEHICLE NUMBER PLATES FOR VETERANS', to provide certain veterans with commemorative number plates at no additional cost beyond registration of a motor vehicle.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed H.B. No. 5194 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT WAIVING THE REGISTRATION AND ADMINISTRATION FEES FOR VETERANS WHO ARE QUALIFYING PATIENTS FOR THE PALLIATIVE USE OF MARIJUANA', to waive the registration and administration fees for veterans who are qualifying patients for the palliative use of marijuana.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

H.J. No. 1 REP. HALL, 59th DIST. 'RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE STATE CONSTITUTION REQUIRING A TWO-THIRDS VOTE TO ENACT NEW UNFUNDED MANDATES', to require the vote of two-thirds of each chamber of the General Assembly to enact a new unfunded state mandate.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed H.J. No. 2 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE STATE CONSTITUTION TO PROHIBIT THE IMPOSITION OF RETROACTIVE TAXES', to amend the state Constitution to prohibit the imposition of retroactive taxes.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

H.J. No. 3 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'RESOLUTION PROPOSING AMENDMENTS TO THE STATE CONSTITUTION TO PROHIBIT THE PROVISION OF MONETARY OR TAX INCENTIVES TO A SPECIFIC BUSINESS, FIRM OR CORPORATION', to amend the state Constitution to prohibit the provision of monetary or tax incentives to a specific business, firm or corporation.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

H.J. No. 4 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE STATE CONSTITUTION CONCERNING TERM LIMITS FOR THE OFFICE OF GOVERNOR', to impose term limits on the office of Governor.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

H.J. No. 5 REP. TONG, 147th DIST. 'RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE STATE CONSTITUTION TO ALLOW EARLY VOTING', to make voting easier by providing expanded opportunity to cast a ballot prior to election day, thereby increasing participation in the electoral process and reducing waiting times at polling places.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

H.J. No. 6 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'RESOLUTION AMENDING THE STATE CONSTITUTION TO PROHIBIT CERTAIN LOBBYING IN THE HOUSE AND SENATE CHAMBERS', to subject agency liaisons to the same rules as lobbyists regarding their presence on the House and Senate floor.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

H.J. No. 7 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE STATE CONSTITUTION REGARDING THE SPECIAL TRANSPORTATION FUND', to propose a constitutional amendment to prevent the misuse of state transportation funds.
REF. TRANSPORTATION