SENATE
List of Bills

S.B. No. 106 (COMM) ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DIVERSITY OF BASELOAD ENERGY SUPPLIES IN THE STATE AND ACHIEVING CONNECTICUT'S GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS MANDATED LEVELS', to provide a mechanism for baseload energy resources to sell power to electric utilities, increase the renewable portfolio standard, require electric distribution companies to solicit long-term contracts for zero emission renewable energy credits and low-emission renewable energy credits for an additional year and allow electric distribution companies to acquire new fuel cell electricity generation.
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S.B. No. 341 (COMM) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID COST SAVINGS FOR STUDENTS', to require the commissioner to apply for a waiver that would allow state Medicaid to pay for the cost of premiums for health insurance sponsored by a constituent unit.
REF. HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT

S.B. No. 428 (COMM) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ELIGIBILITY TO EARN RISK REDUCTION RELEASE CREDITS', to add certain violent offenders to those ineligible to earn risk reduction release credits.
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S.B. No. 570 (COMM) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. 'AN ACT CONCERNING LOAN INFORMATION PROVIDED TO STUDENTS BY INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION', to keep students informed of their student loan debt and available repayment options.
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S.B. No. 572 (COMM) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. 'AN ACT CONCERNING TUITION TRANSPARENCY AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION', to provide an itemized statement of all tuition revenue expenditures to students and their families.
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S.B. No. 726 (COMM) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CRIME VICTIM COMPENSATION FOR VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT AND RESTITUTION FROM PERSONS COMMITTING CRIMINAL ACTS', to: (1) Raise the crime victim compensation limit for sexual assault victims to twenty-five thousand dollars, and (2) ensure full compliance with court orders that require a criminal defendant to make restitution to a crime victim.
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S.B. No. 1014 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING VARIOUS REVISIONS AND ADDITIONS TO THE EDUCATION STATUTES', to make various revisions and editions to the education statutes.
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S.B. No. 1015 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PROCESS FOR WAIVING STATE EDUCATION MANDATES FOR CERTAIN SCHOOL DISTRICTS', to permit the Commissioner of Education to grant certain school districts waivers from certain state education mandates.
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S.B. No. 1016 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING EDUCATION ISSUES', to require the Department of Education to study issues relating to education in the state.
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S.B. No. 1017 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION ISSUES', to require the Department of Education to study issues relating to elementary and secondary education in the state.
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S.B. No. 1018 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF THE TEACHER EVALUATION PROGRAM', to require the Performance Evaluation Advisory Council to study issues relating to the guidelines for teacher evaluation and support programs.
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S.B. No. 1019 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN EVALUATION OF EQUITY ISSUES RELATED TO THE TOWN OF MIDDLEBURY'S MEMBERSHIP IN THE REGION 15 SCHOOL DISTRICT', to authorize the regional board of education for the Region 15 school district to use a weighted crossover vote to approve any proposal before the board.
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S.B. No. 1020 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ENFORCEMENT OF A DEFAMATION JUDGMENT ENTERED BY A COURT OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES', to ensure that persons and entities subject to the enforcement of a foreign defamation judgment are afforded the same or greater protections for freedom of speech and freedom of the press as such persons or entities would receive in this state.
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S.B. No. 1021 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT REVISING THE UNIFORM FRAUDULENT TRANSFER ACT', to ensure that undergraduate tuition payments made to institutions of higher education are not construed as fraudulent transfers under the Uniform Fraudulent Transfer Act.
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S.B. No. 1022 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PILOT PROGRAM TO PROVIDE ENHANCED COMMUNITY SERVICES TO THOSE IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM', to provide enhanced community services to those in the criminal justice system to address their physical, mental and community needs, assist in community reentry and avoid recidivism.
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S.B. No. 1023 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING COMMUNITY SUPERVISION OF CERTAIN FORMER INMATES', to provide for supervision of former inmates in the community who had their terms of imprisonment reduced through earned risk reduction credits.
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S.B. No. 1024 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO EVALUATE CRIMINAL STATUTES OF LIMITATIONS', to establish a task force to evaluate time limitations for prosecuting a crime.
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S.B. No. 1025 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CLOSURE OF THE CONNECTICUT JUVENILE TRAINING SCHOOL AND THE TRANSFER OF JUVENILE JUSTICE PROGRAMS AND SERVICES FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES TO THE JUDICIAL BRANCH', to close the Connecticut Juvenile Training School and to require a plan to transfer all other juvenile justice programs and services from the Department of Children and Families to the Judicial Branch.
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S.B. No. 1026 (RAISED) EDUCATION. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO THE HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS', to revise the high school graduation requirements.
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S.B. No. 1027 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CAMPAIGN FINANCE DISCLOSURES', to require the disclosure and itemization of all contributions, regardless of amount, to certain candidate and exploratory committees, certain political committees and all party committees.
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S.B. No. 1028 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE AUDITORS OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS', to implement the recommendations of the Auditors of Public Accounts contained in their annual report to the General Assembly.
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S.B. No. 1029 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO CAMPAIGN FINANCE LAWS', to subject participants and prospective participants in the first five plus program to the same prohibitions as state contractors and prospective state contractors with regard to political contributions.
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S.B. No. 1030 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING STATUTORY REFERENCES TO THE LEGISLATIVE PROGRAM REVIEW AND INVESTIGATIONS COMMITTEE', to remove references to the former Legislative Program Review and Investigations Committee from the general statutes.
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S.B. No. 1031 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THRESHOLDS FOR STATE CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS, THE SHARING OF EXECUTIVE BRANCH AGENCY DATA AND THE REPEAL OF A PROVISION CONCERNING APPRAISAL FEES', to increase the threshold for construction contracts requiring the approval of the Department of Administrative Services from five hundred thousand to two million dollars, to increase access to date by executive branch agencies by codifying the provisions of Executive Order 39 and to repeal a requirement that the Office of Policy and Management establish an appraisal fee schedule.
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