HOUSE
List of Bills

H.B. No. 5422 (COMM) ENVIRONMENT. 'AN ACT REQUIRING THE USE OF NATURAL ALTERNATIVES TO MAGNESIUM CHLORIDE FOR MELTING ICE ON STATE HIGHWAYS', to require the use of natural alternatives to magnesium chloride for melting ice on state highways.
REF. ENVIRONMENT

H.B. No. 5498 (COMM) ENVIRONMENT. 'AN ACT CONCERNING SUBMISSION OF CERTAIN DEVELOPMENT AND MAINTENANCE PLANS TO THE WEST ROCK RIDGE STATE PARK ADVISORY COUNCIL', to clarify the oversight responsibilities of the West Rock Ridge state park advisory council.
REF. ENVIRONMENT

H.B. No. 5502 (COMM) ENVIRONMENT. 'AN ACT REQUIRING THE DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION TO DECIDE COMMERCIAL PROJECT APPLICATIONS WITHIN NINETY DAYS', to reduce the delay by the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection in the issuing of decisions on commercial project applications.
REF. ENVIRONMENT

H.B. No. 5503 (COMM) ENVIRONMENT. 'AN ACT CONCERNING LAKE AUTHORITIES AND COMBATING INVASIVE PLANT AND ANIMAL SPECIES', to provide financial assistance to lake authorities in their efforts to combat invasive plant and animal species.
REF. ENVIRONMENT

H.B. No. 5857 (COMM) ENVIRONMENT. 'AN ACT REQUIRING CERTAIN RETAIL FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS TO HAVE RECYCLING BINS ON THE PREMISES', to increase recycling of bottled and canned beverages at retail food establishments, increase the overall waste diversion in the state and decrease the cost of waste management for towns.
REF. ENVIRONMENT

H.B. No. 5858 (COMM) ENVIRONMENT. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING LIFETIME HUNTING AND FISHING LICENSES', to allow for the purchase of lifetime hunting and fishing licenses, permits and stamps.
REF. ENVIRONMENT

H.B. No. 5873 (COMM) ENVIRONMENT. 'AN ACT REQUIRING NOTICE PRIOR TO PESTICIDE APPLICATIONS BY RAILROAD COMPANIES AND REQUIRING VEGETATION MANAGEMENT PLANS BY SUCH COMPANIES', to require notice of pesticide and herbicide applications along railroad rights-of-way and the filing of vegetation management plans with the state and each town along such right-of-way.
REF. ENVIRONMENT

H.B. No. 5884 (COMM) ENVIRONMENT. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING THE USE OF COAL TAR SEALANTS ON STATE AND LOCAL HIGHWAYS', to protect the environment and public health by limiting human and wildlife exposure to hazardous materials.
REF. ENVIRONMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 6972 REP. MCGEE, 5th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ADDITIONAL FORMS OF ASSISTANCE IN ENTERPRISE ZONES', to expand the scope of enterprise zone benefits.
REF. COMMERCE

Proposed H.B. No. 6973 REP. PORTER, 94th DIST.; REP. ALBIS, 99th DIST.; REP. LEMAR, 96th DIST.; REP. LESSER, 100th DIST.; REP. ELLIOTT, 88th DIST.; SEN. WINFIELD, 10th DIST.; REP. WALKER, 93rd DIST.; REP. ABERCROMBIE, 83rd DIST.; REP. BAKER, 124th DIST.; REP. BARAM, 15th DIST.; REP. BERGER, 73rd DIST.; REP. BUTLER, 72nd DIST.; SEN. BYE, 5th DIST.; REP. CANDELARIA, 95th DIST.; REP. BOYD, 50th DIST.; REP. COOK, 65th DIST.; REP. DILLON, 92nd DIST.; REP. D'AGOSTINO, 91st DIST.; SEN. GOMES, 23rd DIST.; REP. GONZALEZ, 3rd DIST.; REP. HADDAD, 54th DIST.; REP. CURREY, 11th DIST.; REP. MCCRORY, 7th DIST.; SEN. FLEXER, 29th DIST.; REP. MCGEE, 5th DIST.; SEN. GERRATANA, 6th DIST.; REP. MORRIS, 140th DIST.; REP. GODFREY, 110th DIST.; REP. REYES, 75th DIST.; REP. ROSARIO, 128th DIST.; REP. SANTIAGO, 130th DIST.; REP. SCANLON, 98th DIST.; REP. JOHNSON, 49th DIST.; REP. TERCYAK, 26th DIST.; REP. VARGAS, 6th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE IMPOSITION OF A SURCHARGE ON INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT SERVICES FEES', to provide tax parity.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 6974 REP. MCGEE, 5th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING OPIOID TREATMENT AND PREVENTION EFFORTS', to direct federal funding for opioid abuse treatment and prevention programming to urban communities and streamline opioid abuse treatment and prevention programming across state agencies.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

H.B. No. 6975 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING THE PRACTICE OF "ROLLING COAL"', to prohibit the practice of "rolling coal" by truck operators.
REF. ENVIRONMENT

H.B. No. 6976 (RAISED) ENVIRONMENT. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LABELING OF TOPSOIL SOLD TO CONSUMERS AND THE CARBON CONTENT OF SOIL SOLD IN THE STATE AND USED FOR REGENERATIVE FARMING PURPOSES', to require the standardized labeling of topsoil sold in the state, the increased carbon content of soil sold in the state and the establishment of carbon and water content requirements for soils that are used in the practice of regenerative farming.
REF. ENVIRONMENT