SENATE
List of Bills

Proposed S.B. No. 128 SEN. FRANTZ, 36th DIST. 'AN ACT EXEMPTING NEW BUSINESSES FROM STATE REGULATIONS', to encourage business development by easing regulatory burden on new companies.
REF. COMMERCE

Proposed S.B. No. 129 SEN. MINER, 30th DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE TAKING OF MUSHROOMS AT STATE PARKS AND ON OTHER STATE PROPERTY', to allow mushroom picking on state lands.
REF. ENVIRONMENT

Proposed S.B. No. 130 SEN. MINER, 30th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A SURCHARGE ON ANIMAL ADOPTION FEES TO FUND THE SECOND CHANCE LARGE ANIMAL RESCUE PROGRAM', to help fund the Second Chance Large Animal Rescue Program of the Department of Agriculture.
REF. ENVIRONMENT

Proposed S.B. No. 131 SEN. SOMERS, 18th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE TAX ON AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTERS', to provide tax relief and lower medical expenses.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 132 SEN. HWANG, 28th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE TAX ON AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER GROSS RECEIPTS', to ease the burden of health care costs.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 133 SEN. LINARES, 33rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ELECTORAL COLLEGE VOTE ATTRIBUTED TO THE STATE'S SECOND CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT', to award the electoral college vote for the state's second congressional district to the Presidential and Vice Presidential candidates who win the popular vote in said congressional district.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 134 SEN. MINER, 30th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL OF ALL MEDICAID WAIVER RENEWALS AND EXTENSIONS', to rein in costs by requiring legislative review of all Medicaid waiver renewals and extensions.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed S.B. No. 135 SEN. MINER, 30th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CLAIMS AGAINST THE STATE OF JOANNE, PETER AND MATTHEW AVOLETTA', to permit Joanne Avoletta, Peter Avoletta and Matthew Avoletta to present their respective claims against the state to the Claims Commissioner.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 136 SEN. MINER, 30th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING FARM VEHICLE NUMBER PLATES FOR CERTAIN VETERANS', to honor state veterans who farm.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed S.B. No. 137 SEN. GERRATANA, 6th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING EDUCATION EQUITY', to make reforms to the public education system.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed S.B. No. 138 SEN. GERRATANA, 6th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A REMEDIAL READING PROGRAM FOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS', to establish a remedial reading program for elementary school students in Connecticut.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed S.B. No. 139 SEN. GERRATANA, 6th DIST. 'AN ACT REDUCING TAX EXPENDITURES', to reduce tax expenditures by five per cent.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 140 SEN. GERRATANA, 6th DIST. 'AN ACT EXPANDING ACCESS BY HEARING IMPAIRED PERSONS TO MOVIE THEATERS', to expand access to movie theaters for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

S.J. No. 11 SEN. MCLACHLAN, 24th DIST. 'RESOLUTION RECOGNIZING THE CURRENT ELECTORAL COLLEGE SYSTEM AS THE BEST WAY TO ELECT THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES', to firmly show support for the current system of the Electoral College.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS