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List of Bills

Proposed H.B. No. 5777 REP. DEVLIN, 134th DIST. 'AN ACT DEFINING TERMS PERTAINING TO THE CONSTITUTIONAL SPENDING CAP', to define terms pertaining to the constitutional spending cap.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5778 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST.; SEN. MINER, 30th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING TRANSPARENCY IN MUNICIPAL AID FUNDING', to prohibit undesignated cuts to municipal aid grants and to increase transparency in municipal aid funding.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5779 REP. GREEN, 55th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING TERMS PERTAINING TO THE CONSTITUTIONAL SPENDING CAP', to implement a real and working spending cap.
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Proposed H.B. No. 5780 REP. WILSON, 66th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING DEFINED CONTRIBUTION RETIREMENT PLANS FOR NEWLY HIRED STATE EMPLOYEES', to address state employee pension costs.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5781 REP. WILSON, 66th DIST. 'AN ACT EXCLUDING OVERTIME PAY TO STATE EMPLOYEES AND MILEAGE REIMBURSEMENTS TO LEGISLATORS FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME', to exclude overtime pay and legislative mileage allowances from the calculation of state pensions.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5782 REP. GREEN, 55th 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.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5783 REP. SRINIVASAN, 31st DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING RETIREMENT AND HEALTH CARE BENEFITS FOR CERTAIN STATE EMPLOYEES AND OFFICIALS EXEMPT FROM CLASSIFIED SERVICE', to help reduce the overall cost of the state employee workforce in Connecticut.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 5784 REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE HISTORIC PRESERVATION COUNCIL', to allow legislative appointments to the Historic Preservation Council.
REF. COMMERCE

Proposed H.B. No. 5785 REP. O'DEA, 125th DIST. 'AN ACT PERMITTING SCHOOL DISTRICTS TO DELAY 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. 5786 REP. LAVIELLE, 143rd DIST.; REP. STEINBERG, 136th DIST.; REP. MCCARTHY VAHEY, 133rd DIST.; REP. KOKORUDA, 101st DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING THE IMPOSITION OF NEW STATE EDUCATION MANDATES ON CERTAIN SCHOOL DISTRICTS', to provide mandate relief to those school districts that receive an education cost-sharing grant that is five per cent or less of its total education budget for the fiscal year.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5787 REP. O'DEA, 125th DIST. 'AN ACT SHIFTING THE BURDEN OF PROOF IN SPECIAL EDUCATION HEARINGS', to shift the burden of proof to parents in special education hearings.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5788 REP. HOYDICK, 120th DIST.; REP. KUPCHICK, 132nd DIST.; REP. PERILLO, 113th DIST.; REP. SREDZINSKI, 112th DIST.; REP. RUTIGLIANO, 123rd DIST.; REP. MCGORTY, 122nd DIST.; SEN. KELLY, 21st DIST.; REP. GRESKO, 121st DIST.; SEN. HWANG, 28th DIST.; REP. DEVLIN, 134th DIST.; REP. DUNSBY, 135th DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING CERTAIN MAGNET SCHOOL OPERATORS FROM CHARGING TUITION TO BOARDS OF EDUCATION', to prohibit certain boards of education from charging magnet school tuition to other boards of education.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5789 REP. O'DEA, 125th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SPECIAL EDUCATION HEARING PROCESS', to make revisions to the special education hearing process.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5790 REP. WILSON, 66th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE FORMULA FOR THE EDUCATION COST-SHARING GRANT AND THE EQUITABLE FUNDING OF SMALL TOWNS', to revise the education cost-sharing grant formula for the purpose of equitably funding small towns.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5791 REP. ALBIS, 99th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING DISCLOSURE OF INSTALLATION FEES BY CABLE COMPANIES', to require cable companies to disclose installation fees.
REF. ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY

Proposed H.B. No. 5792 REP. ALBIS, 99th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING INSTALLATION FEES CHARGED BY CABLE COMPANIES', to prohibit cable companies from charging more than fifty dollars for installation fees.
REF. ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY

Proposed H.B. No. 5793 REP. CANDELORA, 86th DIST. 'AN ACT RESTRUCTURING THE AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER TAX', to provide tax relief by restructuring the ambulatory surgical center tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5794 REP. STANESKI, 119th DIST. 'AN ACT PHASING OUT THE HOSPITAL TAX AND REPEALING THE AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER TAX', to phase out the hospital tax over a three-year period and to repeal the ambulatory surgical center tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5795 REP. WOOD, 141st DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE ESTATE TAX', to eliminate the estate tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5796 REP. WOOD, 141st DIST. 'AN ACT INCREASING THE THRESHOLD FOR IMPOSITION OF THE ESTATE TAX', to increase the threshold for imposition of the estate tax to match the federal estate tax filing threshold.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5797 REP. WOOD, 141st DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING FROM THE PROPERTY AND SALES TAXES CERTAIN EQUIPMENT AND MACHINERY USED BY RETAILERS TO COMPLETE THE MANUFACTURING PROCESS OF PAINT', to exempt from the property and sales taxes equipment and machinery used by retailers to complete the manufacturing process of paint, including equipment and machinery used to determine the formula of and mix the color of paint.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5798 REP. WOOD, 141st DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS FROM THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX', to exempt Social Security benefits from the personal income tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5799 REP. WOOD, 141st DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING A PORTION OF BUSINESSES' TANGIBLE PERSONAL PROPERTY FROM THE PROPERTY TAX', to reduce the tax burden on businesses by exempting the first ten thousand dollars of a business's tangible personal property from the property tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5800 REP. ALBIS, 99th DIST. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING THE ALLOCATION OF GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS FOR ATHLETIC FIELDS OR PLAYGROUNDS CONSTRUCTED WITH CRUMB RUBBER', to prohibit the State Bond Commission from allocating bond funds for the installation of athletic fields or playgrounds constructed with crumb rubber on any school grounds, municipal park or state-owned property.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5801 REP. DEVLIN, 134th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE ESTATE TAX', to attract and retain residents and small businesses by repealing the estate tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5802 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MANDATORY COMBINED REPORTING', to repeal mandatory combined reporting under the corporate income tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 5803 REP. STANESKI, 119th DIST.; REP. FERRARO, 117th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING BOUNCE HOUSES', to require any person engaged in the business of renting bounce houses to register such bounce houses with the Department of Consumer Protection and record the use of such bounce houses.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed H.B. No. 5804 REP. CANDELORA, 86th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ELECTRONIC VISIT VERIFICATION FOR HOME CARE PROVIDERS', to avoid unnecessary duplication and burdensome state regulation in the provision of home care services.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed H.B. No. 5805 REP. STANESKI, 119th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ACCESS TO RECORDS MAINTAINED BY COMMON INTEREST COMMUNITIES', to provide more transparency to unit owners with respect to records maintained by the association of a common interest community.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 5806 REP. MUSHINSKY, 85th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PROFESSIONAL AND BUSINESS LICENSES AND PROPERTY TAXES', to protect municipalities from losses due to delinquent property taxpayers.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 5807 REP. MCGORTY, 122nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING SMOKING IN MOTOR VEHICLES WHEN CHILDREN ARE PRESENT', to prohibit smoking in motor vehicles when a child under the age of six is present.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5808 REP. STANESKI, 119th DIST.; REP. FERRARO, 117th DIST. 'AN ACT STREAMLINING FILINGS ACROSS STATE AGENCIES OF FAMILIES RECEIVING SERVICES FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES', to streamline filings concerning families served by the Department of Developmental Services and eliminate redundancy.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5809 REP. LESSER, 100th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE MENTAL HEALTH COMMUNITY INVESTMENT FUND', to allow for financial support of critical mental health services.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5810 REP. SRINIVASAN, 31st DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SCOPE OF PRACTICE REVIEW PROCESS', to amend the scope of practice review process.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5811 REP. SRINIVASAN, 31st DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROVISION OF TELEHEALTH SERVICES', to place certain requirements on telehealth services.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5812 REP. SRINIVASAN, 31st DIST. 'AN ACT REVISING THE SCOPE OF PRACTICE REVIEW PROCESS', to amend the process of approval of requests for a scope of practice review.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 5813 REP. SKULCZYCK, 45th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LOCATIONS OF FIREARMS TRAINING FACILITIES', to limit the locations of state firearms training facilities and to direct the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection to conduct a study regarding its firearms training needs.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 5814 REP. GREEN, 55th DIST. 'AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTY FOR ASSAULTING A POLICE OFFICER', to increase the penalty for assaulting a police officer.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 5815 REP. STANESKI, 119th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ASSAULT OF A RETIRED POLICE OFFICER', to protect retired police officers.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 5816 REP. CANDELORA, 86th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY REMOVABLE WINDSHIELD PLACARDS FOR PERSONS WHO ARE BLIND AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES', to study the eligibility requirements for a removable windshield placard.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5817 REP. OHLER, 64th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ONLINE DRIVER'S LICENSE AND MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION RENEWALS', to allow motor vehicle operators to renew their license and motor vehicle registration online with the Department of Motor Vehicles.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5818 REP. GREEN, 55th DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE FEE FOR A MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR'S LICENSE OR IDENTITY CARD INDICATING A PERSON'S STATUS AS A VETERAN', to allow a veteran to obtain a motor vehicle operator's license or identity card reflecting his or her status as a veteran at any time, without additional charge.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 5819 REP. DELNICKI, 14th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING VETERAN FUNERAL HONOR GUARD DETAILS', to require that veteran funeral honor guard details consist of at least five members and include a firing party of at least two such members.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed H.B. No. 5820 REP. STANESKI, 119th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING HONOR GUARD DETAILS AT VETERAN FUNERALS', to provide that honor guard details at veteran funerals consist of at least five members and include at least two riflemen or riflewomen in such details.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS