SENATE
List of Bills

Proposed S.B. No. 1 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CREATING A PAID FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE SYSTEM IN THE STATE', to establish a paid family and medical leave system in Connecticut.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed S.B. No. 2 SEN. DUFF, 25th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A MORE EQUITABLE EDUCATION COST-SHARING GRANT FORMULA', to develop a more equitable education cost sharing grant formula.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed S.B. No. 3 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DONATION OF ORGANS AND BONE MARROW', to promote and facilitate the donation of life-saving organs and bone marrow.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed S.B. No. 4 SEN. OSTEN, 19th DIST.; REP. RYAN, 139th DIST.; REP. RILEY, 46th DIST.; SEN. FORMICA, 20th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MUNICIPAL ELECTRIC UTILITIES AND MUNICIPAL ELECTRIC ENERGY COOPERATIVES', to increase public awareness and provide transparency regarding municipal electric utilities and municipal electric energy cooperatives.
REF. ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY

Proposed S.B. No. 5 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT INCREASING THE ESTATE TAX EXEMPTION', to provide tax equity by increasing the Connecticut estate tax exemption to match the federal estate tax exemption.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 6 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING SOCIAL SECURITY INCOME FROM THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX', to provide tax equity and more income to Connecticut Social Security recipients.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 7 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PROPERTY TAX RELIEF FOR BUSINESSES', to provide direct property tax relief to businesses in the state and reduce costly and time-consuming administrative tax requirements for small businesses.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 8 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING MUNICIPALITIES TO LEVY A LOCAL SALES TAX', to authorize an alternative means other than the property tax for municipalities to fund critical public services.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 9 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT ENTERING CONNECTICUT INTO THE NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE COMPACT', to enter Connecticut into the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote and join other states that have adopted the agreement.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 10 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE STRENGTHENING OF LAWS AGAINST HATE CRIMES', to strengthen laws against hate crimes.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 11 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEGALIZATION AND TAXATION OF THE RETAIL SALE OF MARIJUANA', to legalize and tax the sale of marijuana.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 12 SEN. DUFF, 25th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING BENEFIT LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANIES', to allow for the formation of benefit limited liability companies in the state.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 13 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE MINIMUM FAIR WAGE', to provide more economic security to Connecticut families by increasing the minimum fair wage.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed S.J. No. 5 SEN. DUFF, 25th DIST. 'RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE STATE CONSTITUTION REGARDING THE SPECIAL TRANSPORTATION FUND', to propose a constitutional amendment to protect the state's Special Transportation Fund.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

S.J. No. 6 SEN. WITKOS, 8th DIST. 'RESOLUTION APPROVING AN AMENDMENT TO THE STATE CONSTITUTION TO PROTECT REAL PROPERTY HELD OR CONTROLLED BY THE STATE', to resubmit resolution act 16-1 concerning the protection of real property held or controlled by the state for approval by the General Assembly.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS