HOUSE
List of Bills

H.B. No. 6416 (COMM) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT REDEFINING "SMALL CONTRACTOR" FOR PURPOSES OF THE SET-ASIDE PROGRAM FOR SMALL CONTRACTORS', to redefine "small contractor" from a definition based on gross revenue to one using the federal standards adopted pursuant to the federal Small Business Act.
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H.B. No. 7251 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REFORM DISTRICT TURNAROUND PLANS', to enhance existing training for boards of education of under-performing school districts that are implementing improvement plans, to require the Department of Education to create a model school district responsibilities agreement, and to include such model agreement and leadership succession plans as part of a school district's alliance district plan.
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H.B. No. 7252 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ADJUDICATION PROCESS FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION AND THE RIGHT OF PARENTS TO OBSERVE THEIR CHILD AT SCHOOL', to establish an adjudication process for special education determinations and to establish a right for parents and guardians to observe their children at school.
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H.B. No. 7253 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MINOR REVISIONS AND ADDITIONS TO THE EDUCATION STATUTES', to make minor revisions and additions to the education statutes.
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H.B. No. 7254 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT REQUIRING SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHERS TO COMPLETE A PROGRAM OF STUDY IN EVIDENCE-BASED STRUCTURED LITERACY INTERVENTIONS FOR STUDENTS WITH DYSLEXIA', to require teachers applying for professional certification with a comprehensive special education or integrated early childhood and special education endorsement to complete a program of study in the diagnosis and remediation of reading and language arts that includes supervised practicum hours and instruction in the detection and recognition of, and evidence-based structured literacy interventions for, students with dyslexia.
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H.B. No. 7255 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY REGARDING THE CREATION OF A SPECIAL EDUCATION PREDICTABLE COST COOPERATIVE', to establish a task force to conduct a feasibility study regarding the creation of a state special education predictable cost cooperative.
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H.B. No. 7256 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO CERTAIN CRIMINAL JUSTICE STATUTES AND THE REPORTING OF THE DEATH OF ANY PERSON IN STATE CUSTODY', to provide notification to the state's attorney of the death of an individual in the care or custody of a state agency or department; to refine the law protecting health care workers from on-the-job violence; to correct oversights in public act 16-148; to address the issue raised in State v. Apt., 319 Conn. 494 (2015) concerning the disclosure of erased records, to make such disclosure mandatory, and to make such disclosure available for use in connection with collateral matters in which evidence of a nolled or dismissed criminal charge may become relevant when the petitioner challenges the validity of a guilty plea.
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H.B. No. 7257 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING GRAND JURY REFORM', to reform the investigatory grand jury system to provide for its more efficient operation and to facilitate the effective investigation of criminal conduct involving abuse of governmental authority.
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H.B. No. 7258 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ALVIN W. PENN RACIAL PROFILING PROHIBITION ACT', to amend the Alvin W. Penn Racial Profile Prohibition Act to provide that: (1) Violation of the act is a discriminatory practice, (2) each traffic stop, including those that do not result in a citation, results in an electronic record on an electronic device in the police vehicle, (3) such electronic device print notice and information in English and Spanish to be given to each person stopped concerning how to file a claim under the act, and (4) a copy of such notice and information be provided as part of each motor vehicle operator's license renewal notification.
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H.B. No. 7259 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PERMIT AND CERTIFICATE TO CARRY A PISTOL OR REVOLVER RECIPROCITY', to secure permit, certificate or license reciprocity between Connecticut and other states that have substantially similar standards for carrying a pistol or revolver.
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H.B. No. 7260 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE AND REGULATION OF DRONES', to regulate the use of drones.
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H.B. No. 7261 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MAKING MINOR REVISIONS TO STATUTES IN THE PENAL CODE', to make minor changes to the penal code.
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H.B. No. 7262 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE CONNECTICUT SENTENCING COMMISSION WITH RESPECT TO VICTIM NOTIFICATION', to implement the recommendations of the Connecticut Sentencing Commission concerning victim notification.
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