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List of Bills

H.B. No. 6162 (COMM) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A DEBT-FREE HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAM', to study the feasibility of the implementation of a debt-free higher education program for in-state students attending public institutions of higher education.
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H.B. No. 6163 (COMM) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PILOT PROGRAM CREATING PARTNERSHIPS BETWEEN CERTAIN FITNESS FACILITIES AND PUBLIC COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES IN THE STATE', to establish a pilot program between fitness facilities offering adaptive physical education programs for individuals with autism spectrum disorder and public institutions of higher education.
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H.B. No. 6585 (COMM) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CUSTOMIZED JOB TRAINING INCENTIVES FOR CERTAIN BUSINESSES', to establish a customized job training incentive program with the regional community-technical college system and in-state business.
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H.B. No. 6587 (COMM) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE STANDARDIZATION OF FINANCIAL AID LETTERS FOR THE CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM', to allow students and their families to compare financial aid options and make informed decisions.
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H.B. No. 6870 (COMM) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. 'AN ACT PROTECTING THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF COLLEGE ATHLETES', to protect the health and safety of college athletes.
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H.B. No. 6954 (COMM) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY INSPECTIONS OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS BY LOCAL FIRE MARSHALS', to (1) study ways to improve the inspections of residential buildings by local fire marshals, and (2) provide that municipalities shall not be liable for damages resulting from the failure of a local fire marshal to inspect a building under certain circumstances.
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H.B. No. 7270 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE EDUCATION COST-SHARING GRANT FORMULA FOR FISCAL YEARS ENDING JUNE 30, 2018, AND JUNE 30, 2019', to establish an education cost-sharing grant formula for the fiscal years ending June 30, 2018, and June 30, 2019, and to require the Department of Education to issue a request for proposals for an adequacy study regarding public education funding.
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H.B. No. 7271 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL SYSTEM AS AN INDEPENDENT AGENCY', to establish the Technical High School System as an independent state agency.
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H.B. No. 7272 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING FUNDING FOR SCHOOLS OF CHOICE', to require the Department of Education to study issues relating to state funding for schools of choice in the state.
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H.B. No. 7273 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING LOCAL EDUCATION AUTHORITIES', to require the Department of Education to study issues relating to local education authorities in the state.
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H.B. No. 7274 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING BOARDS OF EDUCATION', to require the Department of Education to study issues relating to boards of education in the state.
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H.B. No. 7275 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE MINIMUM BUDGET REQUIREMENT', to extend the provisions of the minimum budget requirement for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2017, to the fiscal years ending June 30, 2018, and June 30, 2019.
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H.B. No. 7276 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING EDUCATION MANDATE RELIEF', to provide state education mandate relief by making implementation of the uniform regional school calendar optional, eliminating the requirement that an alternative educational opportunity for expelled students shall be nine hundred hours, require the Department of Education to purchase a digital school management and reporting software, require only certain school employees who have direct contact with students to complete training in the restraint and seclusion of students, require school districts to contact only those former employers in which an applicant was employed for any of the previous twenty years, eliminate the requirement that an administrator attend every planning and placement team meeting, and eliminate the superintendent requirement for certain boards of education.
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H.B. No. 7277 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION', to decrease the amount of state funds used for legislators to send mail, to decrease the membership of the Commission on Equity and Opportunity to thirty-three members, to permit state agencies to require regulated entities to e-file documents and other data required to be submitted to the agency under state or federal law or agency regulation and to require the Commissioner of Administrative Services to develop a plan for establishing kiosks in state parking areas.
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H.B. No. 7278 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONVEYANCE OF CERTAIN PARCELS OF STATE LAND', to convey various parcels of state land.
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H.B. No. 7279 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ELECTIONS', to make a minor and technical change to a statute concerning elections.
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H.B. No. 7280 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SECRETARY OF THE STATE', to make a minor and technical change to a statute concerning the Secretary of the State.
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H.B. No. 7281 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CAMPAIGN FINANCE', to require the State Elections Enforcement Commission to conduct a study of the efficacy of various aspects of the state's campaign finance framework, including the Citizens' Election Program, disposition of complaints before the commission, reporting and disclosure requirements, content restrictions and attribution requirements for political communications and public financing of campaigns for municipal offices.
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H.B. No. 7282 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT PROTECTING CONNECTICUT'S FINE ART MARKET', to allow a person to bring a civil action when such person has knowledge that another person unlawfully possesses fine art.
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H.B. No. 7283 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING IMPROVED PUBLIC ACCESS TO CERTAIN BUSINESS RECORDS FILED WITH THE SECRETARY OF THE STATE', to require the Secretary of the State to enhance the CONCORD commercial records database by allowing a member of the public to ascertain the name and address of a business entity's agent for service of process by entering the name of the owner of such business entity in the database.
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H.B. No. 7284 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING STATE IDENTIFICATION FOR INMATES UPON REENTRY', to make inmates more employable upon discharge from a correctional facility.
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H.B. No. 7285 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING COMPLAINTS THAT ALLEGE MISCONDUCT BY LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY PERSONNEL', to ensure compliance with the provisions of section 7-294bb of the general statutes concerning the acceptance, processing and investigation of a complaint from a member of the public relating to alleged misconduct committed by law enforcement agency personnel.
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H.B. No. 7286 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE JUVENILE JUSTICE POLICY AND OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE', to implement the recommendations of the Juvenile Justice Policy and Oversight Committee.
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H.B. No. 7287 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE CONNECTICUT SENTENCING COMMISSION CONCERNING PRETRIAL RELEASE AND DETENTION', to implement the recommendations of the Connecticut Sentencing Commission concerning pretrial release and detention.
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H.B. No. 7288 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING COURT-ORDERED CONDITIONS IN PRETRIAL DIVERSIONARY PROGRAMS', to decrease the chance for the criminal justice system to extend its reach to arrested persons beyond the reasons for which they were arrested.
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