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List of Bills

H.B. No. 5742 (COMM) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THREATENING OF A JUDGE', to increase the penalties for first and second degree threatening in cases where the person making the threat knows that a person being threatened is a judge.
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H.B. No. 5992 (COMM) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ACCOUNTABILITY FOR THE EARNED RISK REDUCTION CREDIT PROGRAM', to require that inmates adhere to their offender accountability plans and actively participate and complete eligible programming in order to earn risk reduction credits.
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H.B. No. 6099 (COMM) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A CHILD CARE FACILITY NEIGHBOR RELATIONS TASK FORCE', to establish a task force to study strategies for the improvement of relationships between residents of child care facilities licensed by the Department of Children and Families and residents of the municipalities in which such facilities are located.
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H.B. No. 7111 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RESTRAINT, SECLUSION AND PLACING IN TIME OUT OF STUDENTS BY SCHOOL EMPLOYEES', to (1) clarify the definition of physical restraint, (2) define time out, and (3) require local and regional boards of education to (A) establish policies regarding the use of time out, (B) provide certain additional training to school professionals, paraprofessional staff members and administrators regarding the physical restraint and seclusion of students, and (C) maintain a list of crisis intervention team members at each school.
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H.B. No. 7112 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CHILDREN'S ADVOCACY CENTERS', to define "children's advocacy center", clarify the purposes of multidisciplinary teams established by the Commissioner of Children and Families, permit such centers to assist multidisciplinary teams in the investigation of allegations of child abuse or neglect or trafficking of children and to permit the Connecticut Children's Alliance, Inc. to provide assistance to such centers.
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H.B. No. 7113 (RAISED) COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PRENATAL OPIOID AND OPIATE EXPOSURE', to establish additional requirements for abuse and neglect investigations by the Department of Children and Families when such investigations pertain to high-risk newborns, and require individuals who are mandated reporters involved in the delivery or care of a high-risk newborn in a birthing hospital to cause a report of abuse or neglect to be made regarding such high-risk newborn.
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H.B. No. 7114 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SALE OF ENTERTAINMENT EVENT TICKETS ON THE SECONDARY MARKET', to protect consumers who purchase entertainment event tickets on the secondary market.
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H.B. No. 7115 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW. 'AN ACT INCREASING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE MOBILE MANUFACTURED HOME ADVISORY COUNCIL', to add two additional members to the Mobile Manufactured Home Advisory Council.
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H.B. No. 7116 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SALE OF PRIVATE LABEL ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR', to prevent alcoholic liquor manufacturers and wholesalers from engaging in unfair practices regarding the sale of private label alcoholic liquor.
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H.B. No. 7117 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW. 'AN ACT CONCERNING FARMERS' MARKET WINE SALES PERMITS', to increase the number of farmers' market locations at which a farmers' market wine sales permittee may sell wine.
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H.B. No. 7118 (RAISED) GENERAL LAW. 'AN ACT CONCERNING BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS', to add biological products to existing law regarding substitution of generic drugs.
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H.B. No. 7119 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. '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', to authorize the executive director of the Office of Higher Education to require (1) a teach-out for students enrolled in a program at an institution of higher education that is in danger of closing, and (2) evidence that a program application in a field requiring a license to practice meets state and federal licensing requirements for such license.
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H.B. No. 7120 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. 'AN ACT CONCERNING POSTSECONDARY CAREER SCHOOLS', to make revisions to the statutes concerning postsecondary career schools.
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H.B. No. 7121 (RAISED) HUMAN SERVICES. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO THE STATE'S SAFE HAVEN LAWS', to strengthen protections for individuals caring for infants who are considered to be in the custody of the Department of Children and Families under the state's safe haven program.
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H.B. No. 7122 (RAISED) HUMAN SERVICES. 'AN ACT CONCERNING FAIR RENT FOR NURSING HOMES', to prevent cuts in state reimbursement to a nursing home based on the component of the home's Medicaid rate related to facility property costs.
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H.B. No. 7123 (RAISED) INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE. 'AN ACT LIMITING CHANGES TO HEALTH INSURERS' PRESCRIPTION DRUG FORMULARIES', to limit when an insurer may change prescription drug formularies during the term of certain group and individual health insurance policies.
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H.B. No. 7124 (RAISED) INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE COST LISTS AND DISCLOSURES BY PHARMACY BENEFIT MANAGERS', to require that pharmacy benefits managers disclose information regarding the maximum allowable cost of prescription drugs and establish procedures concerning maximum allowable cost lists.
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H.B. No. 7125 (RAISED) INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF THE PATIENT PROTECTION AND AFFORDABLE CARE ACT', to require the Insurance Commissioner to conduct a study regarding the impact of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on this state.
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H.B. No. 7126 (RAISED) INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE. 'AN ACT CONCERNING TRANSPORTATION NETWORK COMPANIES', to regulate the operations of and insurance requirements for transportation network companies.
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H.B. No. 7127 (RAISED) INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PARITY OF MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE BENEFITS', to enable the Insurance Commissioner to collect information to ensure the parity of mental health and substance abuse benefits to medical, surgical or other physical health benefits, and to empower the commissioner to enforce the Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008, as amended, and any regulations adopted thereunder.
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H.B. No. 7128 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TECHNICAL REVISIONS TO THE HIGHER EDUCATION STATUTES', to make technical revisions to the higher education statutes.
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H.B. No. 7129 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN ACCIDENT REPORT FOR A MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT IN WHICH A PERSON WAS KILLED', to provide that an investigation of an accident report completed with respect to a motor vehicle accident in which any person was killed shall reach a conclusion as to the cause of the accident, or be referred to the state's attorney who may refer the case to the State Police for further investigation.
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H.B. No. 7130 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE EXECUTION OF A QUITCLAIM DEED', to require both the grantor and the grantee, or their duly authorized legal representatives, to be present at the time a quitclaim deed is executed.
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H.B. No. 7131 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT EXPEDITING CHILD SUPPORT MODIFICATION ORDERS FOR INCARCERATED OR INSTITUTIONALIZED OBLIGORS', to expedite the support order modification process for incarcerated or institutionalized obligors in IV-D child support cases.
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H.B. No. 7132 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN EMPLOYEE'S DUTY TO PROVIDE NOTICE OF A CLAIM FOR WORKERS' COMPENSATION BENEFITS TO HIS OR HER EMPLOYER', to ensure that an employer is expeditiously made aware of any workers' compensation claim made by an employee.
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H.B. No. 7133 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING GOOD TIME CREDITS', to prohibit persons who were sentenced prior to the abolishment of good time credits from continuing to collect such credits.
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H.B. No. 7134 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CONSENT ORDERS ENTERED INTO BY THE DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION', to ensure that any consent order entered into by a party and the Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection, or the commissioner's designee, is not modified or revoked without the consent of the party.
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H.B. No. 7135 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT ADOPTING THE REVISED UNIFORM ARBITRATION ACT', to respond to the increased use of arbitration in resolving disputes and revise and modernize arbitration procedures by adopting the Revised Uniform Arbitration Act.
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H.B. No. 7136 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR ALTERING REMOVABLE WINDSHIELD PLACARDS FOR PERSONS WHO ARE BLIND AND PERSON WITH DISABILITIES', to establish a fine for the alteration of removable windshield placards for persons who are blind and persons with disabilities.
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H.B. No. 7137 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CHARITABLE BINGO GAMES, BAZAARS AND RAFFLES', to transfer the responsibilities of permitting and regulating the operation of bingo games, bazaars and raffles conducted by charitable organizations from the Department of Consumer Protection to the municipalities where such bingo games, bazaars and raffles are conducted.
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H.B. No. 7138 (RAISED) TRANSPORTATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING LEGISLATIVE OVERSIGHT OF MAJOR TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS AND PLANNING', to establish the Transportation Authority to provide legislative oversight of transportation plans and projects.
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H.B. No. 7139 (RAISED) TRANSPORTATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTIES FOR OBSTRUCTING EMERGENCY VEHICLES', to increase the penalty for wilfully obstructing an emergency vehicle from a fine to a class D felony.
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H.B. No. 7140 (RAISED) ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY. 'AN ACT REQUIRING A STUDY OF CLASS I RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES THAT SUPPORT THE STATE'S COMPREHENSIVE MATERIALS MANAGEMENT STRATEGY', to require the Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection to conduct a study regarding the adequacy of baseload Class I renewable energy sources that manage the state's biomass waste stream in accordance with the state's Comprehensive Materials Management Strategy.
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