HOUSE
List of Bills

Proposed H.B. No. 5309 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING FUNDING OF STATE MANDATES TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS', to require the state to fund new unfunded mandates imposed on local governments.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5310 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY OF BUDGET-RELATED INFORMATION', to amend the time for the annual submission of budget-related information by the Secretary of the Office of Policy and Management and the director of the legislative Office of Fiscal Analysis.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5311 REP. SCANLON, 98th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING RECOVERY HIGH SCHOOLS', to establish recovery high schools in Connecticut for the purpose of educating students recovering from substance abuse.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5312 REP. MORIN, 28th DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR THE WEBB-DEANE-STEVENS MUSEUM IN THE TOWN OF WETHERSFIELD', to provide funding for the expansion project at the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum in Wethersfield.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5313 REP. DELNICKI, 14th 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. 5314 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REGULATION AND TAXATION OF THE RETAIL SALE AND CULTIVATION OF MARIJUANA FOR USE BY PERSONS TWENTY-ONE YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER', to require the Department of Consumer Protection to establish and administer a program by which persons twenty-one years of age or older may legally purchase and cultivate marijuana and to require the Department of Revenue Services to establish and administer a tax structure that will provide revenue to the General Fund, Budget Reserve Fund and certain municipalities.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed H.B. No. 5315 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING CERTAIN LEGISLATOR FRANKING PRIVILEGES', to decrease the amount of state funds used for legislators to send mail.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5316 REP. SKULCZYCK, 45th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING STATE FUNDING OF PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION THAT ADOPT SANCTUARY CITY POLICIES OR PROCEDURES', to prevent public institutions of higher education from protecting or sheltering illegal immigrants in violation of federal law.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5317 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING ELDERLY HOUSING TO HAVE AN AUTOMATED, HANDICAPPED-ACCESSIBLE DOOR TO COMMON FACILITIES AND COMMUNITY ROOMS', to allow handicapped residents of elderly housing to easily access common facilities and community rooms.
REF. HOUSING

Proposed H.B. No. 5318 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PRIVATIZING DELIVERY OF UP TO FIFTY PER CENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES BY NONPROFITS', to provide higher quality social services at less expense.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed H.B. No. 5319 REP. DUNSBY, 135th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PREVAILING WAGE THRESHOLDS', to update the prevailing wage thresholds.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed H.B. No. 5320 REP. FISHBEIN, 90th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE MUNICIPAL SPENDING CAP', to give municipalities more flexibility in their budget-making process.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5321 REP. FISHBEIN, 90th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE MUNICIPAL MILL RATE CAP', to provide mandate relief to municipalities.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5322 REP. DUNSBY, 135th DIST. 'AN ACT ALLOWING THE PUBLICATION OF PUBLIC NOTICE ON A MUNICIPAL INTERNET WEB SITE', to allow for the publication of public notice on a municipal Internet web site in lieu of a weekly newspaper.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5323 REP. KLARIDES-DITRIA, 105th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING TRAINING OF LICENSED HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS WHO CLEAR STUDENT ATHLETES FOR PARTICIPATION IN SUPERVISED TEAM ACTIVITIES AFTER A CONCUSSION', to strengthen existing student athlete concussion legislation.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5324 REP. BETTS, 78th DIST. 'AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTIES FOR TEXTING OR USING A HAND-HELD MOBILE TELEPHONE WHILE DRIVING', to increase the penalties for texting and using a hand-held mobile telephone while driving.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5325 REP. KLARIDES-DITRIA, 105th DIST. 'AN ACT INFORMING SCHOOL DISTRICTS OF THE SCHOOL BUS SEAT BELT ACCOUNT', to inform local and regional school districts of the ability to apply for funds from the school bus seat belt account.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5326 REP. DELNICKI, 14th DIST. 'AN ACT INCREASING MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES TO VETERANS AND MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES', to aid veterans and members of the armed forces 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. 5327 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING HONOR GUARD DETAILS AT VETERAN FUNERALS', to include at least two riflemen or riflewomen in honor guard details at veteran funerals.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS